Newbridge railway station (Ireland)

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Newbridge Iarnród Éireann
Station statistics
Address Newbridge
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°11′07″N 6°48′30″W / 53.1853°N 6.8083°W / 53.1853; -6.8083Coordinates: 53°11′07″N 6°48′30″W / 53.1853°N 6.8083°W / 53.1853; -6.8083
Structure type At-grade
Platforms 3
Other information
Station code 4
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operator Iarnród Éireann
Local authority Kildare County Council
History
1846 Station opened
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Newbridge railway station is a station on the Dublin to Cork railway line and Dublin Commuter Service.[1] It serves the town of Newbridge in County Kildare, Ireland and lies approximately 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from the Irish Army Curragh Camp.

History[edit]

Soldiers waiting on the platform, c.1910

The station opened on 4 August 1846 and was closed for goods traffic on 6 September 1976.[2]

Bus links[edit]

South Kildare Community Transport serve the station providing a link to Milltown.[3]


South Western Commuter
Phoenix Park Tunnel
to Dublin Connolly
Luas Red Line
to Dublin Connolly or Point Depot
Dublin Heuston Luas
Luas Red Line
to Tallaght or Saggart
Inchicore Works
Park West and Cherry Orchard
Clondalkin/Fonthill
Kishoge
Adamstown
Hazelhatch and Celbridge
Sallins and Naas
Newbridge
Kildare
Dublin–Waterford Line
to Waterford
Dublin–Cork Line
to Cork

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/index.jsp?p=119&n=147 Irish Rail printable Timetables
  2. ^ "Newbridge station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-05. 
  3. ^ http://skct.ie/Athy_Newbridge%20Timetable%20June%202013.pdf

External links[edit]

Preceding station Iarnród Éireann Iarnród Éireann Following station
Dublin Heuston   Intercity
Dublin-Limerick
  Kildare
  Intercity
Dublin-Waterford
 
Sallins
& Naas
  Intercity
Dublin-Galway
  Kildare
  Commuter
South Western Commuter