Dalkey railway station

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Dalkey
Deilginis
Iarnród Éireann
DalkeyRailwayStation.JPG
Dalkey Station, Main Building as seen from platform 1
Location Sorrento Drive, Dalkey, County Dublin, A96 TF10
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°16′33″N 6°6′13″W / 53.27583°N 6.10361°W / 53.27583; -6.10361Coordinates: 53°16′33″N 6°6′13″W / 53.27583°N 6.10361°W / 53.27583; -6.10361
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 2
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Station code DLKEY
Fare zone Suburban 2
Key dates
10 July 1854 Station opens
30 March 1964 Station closes for goods traffic
1983 Station upgraded
2011 Station refurbished

Dalkey railway station (Irish: Stáisiún Dheilginis) serves Dalkey in Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown, Ireland.


Trans-Dublin
Malahide
Portmarnock
Clongriffin
Howth
Sutton
Bayside
Howth Junction
and 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

History[edit]

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.[1] The ticket office is open between 07:00-10:00 AM, Monday to Friday.


Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Glenageary   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Killiney
  Future  
Glenageary   DART
Line 1
  Killiney

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 16 November 1979, a passenger train was run into by another passenger train. Thirty-six people were injured.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dalkey station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  2. ^ "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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