Poyntzpass railway station

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Poyntzpass NI Railways
Poyntzpass railway station in 2007.jpg
Location
Place Poyntzpass
Local authority Armagh
Coordinates 54°17′33″N 6°22′19″W / 54.2924°N 6.3720°W / 54.2924; -6.3720Coordinates: 54°17′33″N 6°22′19″W / 54.2924°N 6.3720°W / 54.2924; -6.3720
Operations
Platforms in use 2
History
1862 Station opened
1965 Station closed
1984 Station re-opened
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Poyntzpass railway station serves Poyntzpass in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. The station was opened on 6 January 1862. It was closed by the Ulster Transport Authority in 1965, and reopened in 1984 by Northern Ireland Railways.[1]

Service[edit]

There is a limited service from the station, with four trains towards Newry or Bangor on Mondays to Saturdays only.

There is no Sunday service.

Poyntzpass railway station is on the Belfast-Dublin railway line and is often passed at speed by the Enterprise service en route to Dublin Connolly.

Preceding station NI Railways Northern Ireland Railways Following station
Scarva   Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Newry
  Newry
Historical railways
Scarva
Line open and station open
  Dublin and Belfast Junction Railway
Portadown-Drogheda
  Goraghwood
Line open and station closed

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Poyntzpass station". Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-28.