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There are 5 ways to get from Rathgar to Killiney by tram, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tram, train

  1. Take the tram from Beechwood to Dawson
  2. Take the train from Pearse to Killiney

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus

  1. Take the bus from Washerwomans Lane, stop 3002 to Merrion Square West, stop 2810
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Merrion Sq North, stop 408 to Churchview Road, stop 3214

3 alternative options

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Washerwomans Lane, stop 3002 to Pearse Station, stop 2809
  2. Take the train from Pearse to Killiney

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Rathgar to Killiney

Drive

  1. Drive from Rathgar to Killiney
Rathgar → Killiney
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Killiney is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Killiney is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Killiney is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rathgar to Killiney is to drive which costs €1 - €3 and takes 16 min.

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The fastest way to get from Rathgar to Killiney is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs €26 - €32.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rathgar to Killiney. However, there are services departing from Washerwomans Lane, stop 3002 and arriving at Churchview Road, stop 3214 via Merrion Sq North, stop 408. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rathgar to Killiney. However, there are services departing from Beechwood and arriving at Killiney via Pearse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Rathgar and Killiney is 12 km. The road distance is 16.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rathgar to Killiney without a car is to tram and train which takes 58 min and costs €7 - €11.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Rathgar to Killiney, including transfers.

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Rathgar to Killiney bus services, operated by Dublin Bus, depart from Washerwomans Lane, stop 3002 station.

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Rathgar to Killiney train services, operated by Luas, depart from Beechwood station.

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Rathgar to Killiney bus services, operated by Dublin Bus, arrive at Churchview Road, stop 3214 station.

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Map of how to get from Rathgar to Killiney.
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  • Distance: 11.9 km
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Rathgar, Ireland and Killiney, IE-D, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Rathgar to Killiney via Merrion Square West, stop 2810 and Merrion Sq North, stop 408 in around 1h 22m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Bus
Phone
+353 (01) 8734222
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Washerwomans Lane, stop 3002 to Pearse Station, stop 2809
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Washerwomans Lane, stop 3002 to Merrion Square West, stop 2810
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Merrion Sq North, stop 408 to Churchview Road, stop 3214
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
dublinbus.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Rathgar to Killiney
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
€26 - €32
VIP Taxis
Phone
+353 1 478 3333
Website
viptaxis.ie
Trinity Taxis
Phone
+353 1 708 2222
Website
trinitytaxis.ie
NXT Taxis
Phone
+353 1 888 8888
Website
nxt.ie
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
Dalkey Taxis
Phone
+353 1 285 7777
Website
dalkeytaxi.ie
City Cabs
Phone
+353 1 872 7272
Borough Taxis
Phone
+353 1 280 0444
Website
boroughtaxis.ie

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Rathgar to Killiney train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Killiney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rathgar to Killiney is 16 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Rathgar to Killiney.

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