Clongriffin railway station

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Clongriffin
Chluain Ghrifín
Iarnród Éireann
Clongriffin DART Station 3.jpg
Location Station Way, Clongriffin, Dublin 13, D13 WD92
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°24′11″N 6°08′57″W / 53.403191°N 6.149107°W / 53.403191; -6.149107Coordinates: 53°24′11″N 6°08′57″W / 53.403191°N 6.149107°W / 53.403191; -6.149107
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 4, only 2 in use
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Station code GRGRD
Fare zone Suburban 2
Key dates
19 April 2010 Station opens
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
Platform 1 & 2. Behind the Fence on the Right Hand side is the now disused Platforms 3&4

Clongriffin railway station is a station beside Clongriffin on the northern section of the (DART), also serving Balgriffin and parts of Donaghmede.

Location[edit]

Clongriffin railway station is situated along the Dublin–Belfast railway line between Portmarnock railway station and Howth Junction.[1]

History[edit]

The railway station was created as a part of the Northern Fringe Development plan and has been in operation since 19 April 2010.

The ticket office is open from 05:45 AM to 14:30 PM, Monday to Friday. It is closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Proposed Dublin Airport Link[edit]

Commuter 29000 Class Passing Clongriffin

In 2011, it was suggested by Iarnród Éireann that Clongriffin station become a new junction station on the proposed Dublin Airport railway line extension. In the 'Rail Vision 2030' strategic network review document this line extension was recommended as a long-term goal.[2]

The new line would be a DART commuter service.

External links[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/index.jsp?p=119&n=147 Irish Rail Printable Timetables Irish Rail printable Timetables
  2. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/cat_news.jsp?i=4482&p=116&n=237 Rail Visions 2030


Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Portmarnock   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Howth Junction