Foxford railway station

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Béal Easa
Iarnród Éireann
The single platform at Foxford
Location Station Road, Foxford, County Mayo, F26 F950
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°58′58″N 9°8′3″W / 53.98278°N 9.13417°W / 53.98278; -9.13417Coordinates: 53°58′58″N 9°8′3″W / 53.98278°N 9.13417°W / 53.98278; -9.13417
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 1
Structure type At-grade
Key dates
1868 Station opened

Foxford railway station serves the town of Foxford in County Mayo, Ireland.

The station is on the Dublin to Ballina service (Direct or Transfer at Manulla Junction). Passengers can travel to Westport by travelling to Manulla Junction and changing trains.[1]

The station opened on 1 May 1868.[2] It was closed in 1963 and reopened in 1988.

The line is owned by the state company Córas Iompair Éireann (CIÉ), and previously by the Midland Great Western Railway. The station has a single track and platform. The remains of a second platform on the western side of the line are still visible.[timeframe?]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Irish Rail Printable Timetables
  2. ^ "Foxford station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-06. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Manulla Junction   Commuter
Ballina Branch Line