Curriehill railway station
|Scottish Gaelic: Cnoc Churraich|
View from footbridge at Curriehill railway station, looking towards Edinburgh
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Curriehill railway station is located in Currie, a southwestern suburb of the city of Edinburgh, Scotland, not far from the main campus of Heriot-Watt University. It lies on the Shotts Line, which runs from Glasgow Central to Edinburgh Waverley by way of Shotts.
Curriehill is a reopened station. The original Curriehill (called "Currie") opened on 15 February 1848, and was closed by British Railways on 31 March 1951. The present station (which occupies the site of the old station) opened on 5 October 1987.
Curriehill is currently served on Mondays to Saturdays by an approximately hourly ScotRail service in each direction, to Edinburgh and Glasgow. There is 1 train per day to North Berwick and 1 to Ayr, 1 train per day terminates at Motherwell and goes via Carstairs, On Sundays the service is more limited, with two-hourly departures each way after midday.
The staple passenger traction calling at this station is the Class 156 "Super Sprinter".
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North Berwick Line