Transportation

Bus

Dublin Bus run two different routes stopping at Newcastle, Kilcoole, Greystones, Bray, and into Dublin.

84 – stops along Main Street
84x (commuter service) – stops along Main Street and Sea Road

Fares can be paid in cash to the driver, or by using a Leap card.

Bus service to Dublin airport is provided by Aircoach from Greystones, or Bus Eireann 133 from Newtownmountkennedy / Kilpedder. Tickets for these services can be bought online or from the driver.

 

Rail

Irish Rail operate an intercity service from the train stop at Kilcoole Beach. Parking is available.

Monday through Friday: 6:48 and 7:44 (northbound), returning at 16:37, 17:36, 18:38 (southbound)
Saturday: 7:44 (northbound), returning at 18:38 (southbound)
Sunday: no service

More frequent services (and Sunday trains) are available from Greystones, 5km to the north.

Because Kilcoole does not have a ticket machine, tickets can be purchased with cash on the train, or at the destination. Note that Leap cards are not valid fare on the commuter rail service from Kilcoole, but can be used on the DART at Greystones.

 

Road

Main Street (the Coast Road) connects to the Greystones area in the north, and Newcastle in the South. A connection to the N11 is via the Southern Cross Road to the north of Kilcoole (5km). To the south, the connector road to Newtownmountkennedy can be used to access the N11 heading south past Newcastle Hospital.

 

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