Larne Town railway station

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Larne Town NI Railways
Larne Town railway station in 2006.jpg
NIR Class 450 train at Larne Town station in 2006
Location
Place Circular Road, Larne
Local authority Larne
Operations
Platforms in use 1
History
1862 Original station opened
1965 Goods traffic stopped
1974 Current station opened
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Larne Town railway station serves Larne in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The original station was opened on 1 October 1862, and was demolished in 1974 to make way for the current station.[1]

Service[edit]

Mondays to Saturdays there is an hourly service towards Larne Harbour or Great Victoria Street with extra services at peak times. Some of those peak services start and terminate here rather than Larne Harbour.

On Sundays there is a service every two hours in either direction to Larne Harbour or Great Victoria Street.

Preceding station NI Railways Northern Ireland Railways Following station
Glynn   Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Larne
  Larne Harbour
Historical railways
Glynn
Line and station open
  Northern Counties Committee
Belfast-Larne
  Larne Harbour
Line and station open
Kilwaughter
Line and station closed
  Ballymena and Larne Railway
Ballymena-Larne
  Terminus

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Larne Town Station1". geograph. Retrieved 2008-05-08. 

Coordinates: 54°51′01″N 5°48′51″W / 54.85028°N 5.81417°W / 54.85028; -5.81417