Dunmurry railway station

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Dunmurry
NI Railways
Train, Dunmurry station (2).jpg
LocationDunmurry
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Coordinates54°33′11″N 6°00′11″W / 54.553076°N 6.003059°W / 54.553076; -6.003059Coordinates: 54°33′11″N 6°00′11″W / 54.553076°N 6.003059°W / 54.553076; -6.003059
Owned byNI Railways
Operated byNI Railways
Platforms2
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Key dates
1839Opened
170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Dunmurry railway station is located in the townland of Dunmurry in west Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Ulster Railway station opened on 12 August 1839.[1] It lies between the centres of Belfast and Lisburn, thus making it a busy commuter station during peak hours.

Service[edit]

Mondays to Saturdays there is a half hourly service towards Lisburn, Portadown or Newry in one direction, and to Great Victoria Street, Belfast Central or Bangor in the other. Extra services operate at peak times, and the service reduces to hourly operation in the evenings.

On Sundays there is an hourly service in each direction.

Preceding station   NIR logo.svg Northern Ireland Railways   Following station
Finaghy   Northern Ireland Railways
Belfast-Newry
  Derriaghy
  Historical railways  
Balmoral
Line and station open
  Ulster Railway
Belfast-Portadown
  Lisburn
Line and station open

Connections[edit]

Dunmurry station is a fifteen-minute train journey away from Lisburn, or a twenty-minute journey from Belfast Central, where intending passengers can board the Enterprise service to Dublin Connolly.

The Belfast Suburban Rail network near Dunmurry.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dunmurry station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 28 August 2007.

External links[edit]