Killester railway station

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Killester
Cill Easra
Iarnród Éireann
Location Middle Third, Dublin 5, D05 H528
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°22′22″N 6°12′18″W / 53.37278°N 6.20500°W / 53.37278; -6.20500Coordinates: 53°22′22″N 6°12′18″W / 53.37278°N 6.20500°W / 53.37278; -6.20500
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 2
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Station code KLSTR
Fare zone Suburban 1
Key dates
1 October 1845 Station opens
1847 Station closed
1923 Station reopens
Trans-Dublin
Malahide
Portmarnock
Clongriffin
Howth
Sutton
Bayside
Howth Junction & Donaghmede
 
Kilbarrack
Raheny
Harmonstown
Killester
Clontarf Road
Fairview Depot
River Tolka
Western Commuter
& Sligo Line
Docklands(Luas Spencer Dock)
The Royal Canal
Dublin ConnollyLuas
Luas Red Line
to Dublin Heuston
Luas Red Line
to The Point
Loopline Bridge
Tara Street
Dublin Pearse
Grand Canal Dock
Lansdowne Road
Sandymount
Sydney Parade
Booterstown
Blackrock
Seapoint
Salthill and Monkstown
Dún Laoghaire
Sandycove and Glasthule
Glenageary
Dalkey
Killiney
Shankill
Bray Daly
Greystones

Killester railway station (Irish: Cill Easra) serves the suburbs of Killester and Donnycarney, as well as parts of Artane, in Dublin.

History[edit]

The original station opened on 1 October 1845[1] but closed after two years, re-opening on a new site about 200 m (656 ft) further north in 1923.

The ticket office is open between 05:45 AM to 19:45 PM, Monday to Sunday.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Killester station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-03. 

External links[edit]


Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Clontarf Road   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Harmonstown