City Hospital railway station

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City Hospital NI Railways
City Hospital station, Belfast (2) - geograph.org.uk - 1596451.jpg
Location
Place Belfast
Local authority Belfast City
Operations
Platforms in use 2
History
1986 Opened
2008 Refurbished
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City Hospital railway station, situated on Donegall Road, serves Belfast City Hospital and the surrounding area of south Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is one of the four stations located in the city centre, the others being Great Victoria Street, Botanic, and Central.

The station opened on 6 October 1986, and is very close to Botanic Station [1]

Service[edit]

On Mondays to Saturdays, there is a half-hourly service towards Belfast Central and Bangor, or Great Victoria Street and Portadown on Bangor/Portadown Line services, with extra trains at peak times.

There is also a half-hourly Larne Line service to Great Victoria Street in one direction, or Whitehead and Larne Harbour in the other, with extra services to Carrickfergus at peak times.

Derry Line services call hourly at City Hospital, operating to Great Victoria Street in one direction, and Londonderry Waterside or Coleraine in the other.

On Sundays, the Bangor, Portadown and Larne Line services all reduce to hourly operation. Derry Line services reduce to two-hourly operation.

Preceding station NI Railways Northern Ireland Railways Following station
Great Victoria
Street
  Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Derry
  Botanic
Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Larne
Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Newry
Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Bangor

References[edit]

  1. ^ "City Hospital station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-30. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 54°35′19″N 5°56′25″W / 54.5887°N 5.9402°W / 54.5887; -5.9402