Killarney named Ireland's best train station

And the winner is Killarney in Co. Kerry - for the second year running.

Killarney train station has been named Ireland's best, coming up trumps in the key areas of staff helpfulness, staff appearance, station appearance and customer information.

Dromod in Co Leitrim, Arklow in Co Wicklow, and Dundalk in Co Louth also got special nods at the Irish Rail Best Station Awards, while Clara in Co Offaly picked up a prize for community involvement.

OVERALL BEST STATION – Killarney

Best Munster Station – Killarney

Highly Commended – Cobh and Templemore

Best Connacht Station – Dromod

Highly Commended – Claremorris and Ballinasloe

Best Leinster Station – Arklow

Highly Commended – Gorey and Tullamore

Best DART Station – Raheny

Highly Commended – Pearse and Sandymount

Best Commuter Station – Hazelhatch

Highly Commended – Donabate, Docklands and Leixlip Louisa Bridge

Best Customer Service – Raheny

Community Involvement – Clara

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