Sandymount railway station

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Dumhach Thrá
Iarnród Éireann
Sandymount Train Station, Dublin.JPG
Sandymount station looking North with the main building on right and a Northbound DART on platform 1.
Location Holyrood Park, Dublin 4, D04 PC52
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates 53°19′41″N 6°13′17″W / 53.32795°N 6.22138°W / 53.32795; -6.22138Coordinates: 53°19′41″N 6°13′17″W / 53.32795°N 6.22138°W / 53.32795; -6.22138
Owned by Iarnród Éireann
Operated by Iarnród Éireann
Platforms 2
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Station code SMONT
Fare zone Suburban 1
Key dates
January 1835 Station opened
1901 Station closed
1928 Station reopened
1960 Station closed for second time
July 1984 Station reopens for DART services

Sandymount railway station (Irish: Stáisiún Dhumhach Thrá) serves Sandymount and Ballsbridge (including RDS Simmonscourt) in Dublin, Ireland.

The ticket office is open from 06:00 AM to 20:00 PM, Monday to Sunday. and has two platforms, both fully accessible via ramps.[1]

There is a level crossing as the railway line crosses Sandymount Avenue.


The station was reopened from a long period of closure with the electrification of Dublin suburban rail services - DART - in 1984; Sandymount Halt was originally opened in January 1835.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Irish Rail. "Accessibility". Irish Rail. 
  2. ^ "Sandymount Halt" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-03. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Iarnrod Eireann simple logo 2013.png Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Lansdowne Road   DART
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Lansdowne Road   DART
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