Blackrock railway station

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For the former station in Wales, see Black Rock Halt railway station.
Blackrock
An Charraig Dhubh
Iarnród Éireann
IMG BlackrockStation1493c.jpg
Location Bath Place, Blackrock, County Dublin, A94 E4P9
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°18′11″N 6°10′44″W / 53.30297°N 6.17891°W / 53.30297; -6.17891Coordinates: 53°18′11″N 6°10′44″W / 53.30297°N 6.17891°W / 53.30297; -6.17891
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 2
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Station code BROCK
Fare zone Suburban 1
Key dates
17 December 1834 Station opens
1983 Station upgraded
2005 Station refurbished


Trans-Dublin
Malahide
Portmarnock
Clongriffin
Howth
Sutton
Bayside
Howth Junction & Donaghmede
 
Kilbarrack
Raheny
Harmonstown
Killester
Clontarf Road
Fairview Depot
River Tolka
Western Commuter
& Sligo Line
Docklands(Luas Spencer Dock)
The Royal Canal
Dublin ConnollyLuas
Luas Red Line
to Dublin Heuston
Luas Red Line
to The Point
Loopline Bridge
Tara Street
Dublin Pearse
Grand Canal Dock
Lansdowne Road
Sandymount
Sydney Parade
Booterstown
Blackrock
Seapoint
Salthill and Monkstown
Dún Laoghaire
Sandycove and Glasthule
Glenageary
Dalkey
Killiney
Shankill
Bray Daly
Greystones

Blackrock railway station (Irish: Stáisiún An Charraig Dhubh) serves Blackrock in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Ireland.

The station is served by Dublin Bus routes 17, 46e and 114.[1]

The ticket office is open between 06:00-00:00 AM, Monday to Sunday.

History[edit]

The station opened on 17 December 1834.[2] On 27 January 1858 a heavy accident happened in the vicinity of the station.

(1834) Looking north across Merrion Strand in Dublin Bay from Blackrock railway station
Accident as of 27 January 1858

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dublin Bus page on Blackrock DART Station[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Blackrock station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 

External links[edit]


Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Booterstown   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Seapoint
Sydney Parade   Commuter
South Eastern Commuter
  Dún Laoghaire
Mallin
Sydney Parade   Commuter
Northern Commuter
Peak times only
  Dún Laoghaire
Mallin
  Commuter
Western Commuter
(City Branch)

Peak times only
 
  Future  
Booterstown   DART
Line 1
  Seapoint