Dalkey railway station
Dalkey Station, Main Building as seen from platform 1
Sorrento Drive, Dalkey, County Dublin, A96 TF10|
Republic of Ireland
|Owned by||Iarnród Éireann|
|Operated by||Iarnród Éireann|
|Fare zone||Suburban 2|
|10 July 1854||Station opens|
|30 March 1964||Station closes for goods traffic|
|1983||Station reopened and upgraded|
The station was opened on 10 July 1854 and was closed for goods traffic on 30 March 1964. It was preceded by Dalkey Atmospheric Railway station which opened on 29 March 1844 and closed on 12 April 1854. The ticket office is open between 07:00-10:00 AM, Monday to Friday.
|Preceding station||Iarnród Éireann||Following station|
|Glenageary||Dublin and South Eastern Railway||Obelisk Hill|
Accidents and incidents
- On 16 November 1979, a passenger train was run into by another passenger train. Thirty-six people were injured.
- On 18 July 2018, a passenger train that was heading to Malahide was attacked by someone throwing rocks from the mettles. The train was not damaged, but it had to stop for a minute to recover from the attack.
- "Dalkey station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-31.
- "REPORT INTO THE RAILWAY ACCIDENT AY DALKEY, CO. DUBLIN ON 16TH NOVEMBER 1979" (PDF). Department for Tourism and Transport via Rail Accident Investigation Unit. October 1987. Retrieved 16 May 2014.
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