Derriaghy railway station

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Derriaghy NI Railways
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Location
Place Derriaghy
Local authority Lisburn
Coordinates 54°32′30″N 6°01′06″W / 54.541594°N 6.018338°W / 54.541594; -6.018338Coordinates: 54°32′30″N 6°01′06″W / 54.541594°N 6.018338°W / 54.541594; -6.018338
Operations
Platforms in use 2
History
1907 Station opened
1953 Station closed
1958 Station re-opened
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Derriaghy railway station is located in the townland of Derryaghy (aka Derriaghy) in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It lies between the centres of Belfast and Lisburn.

The station opened on 9 February 1907[1] and was closed to passengers between 1953 and 1958.

NIR Class 80 train departing Derriaghy in 2004

Service[edit]

Mondays to Saturdays there is a half-hourly service towards Lisburn, Portadown or Newry in one direction, and to Great Victoria Street, Belfast Central or Bangor in the other. Extra services operate at peak times, and the service reduces to hourly operation in the evenings.

On Sundays there is an hourly service in each direction.

Preceding station NI Railways Northern Ireland Railways Following station
Dunmurry   Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Newry
  Lambeg

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Derriaghy Halt". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-28.