Carrickfergus Railway Station, Carrickfergus
(5/5 based on 10+ reviews on the web)
Carrickfergus railway station serves the centre of Carrickfergus in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. In addition to this, Clipperstown serves the west of the town, and Downshire the east.The station opened on 1 October 1862.ServiceOn Mondays to Fridays, there is a half-hourly service to with extra trains at peak times. In the other direction, there is a half-hourly service with the terminus alternating between and every half an hour. Some peak time trains terminate here.On Saturdays, the service remains half-hourly, with fewer trains at peak times.On Sundays, the service reduces to hourly operation in both directions.
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  • There are historical photos on a wall between two different waiting rooms. It was interesting to see one displaying a derailment following a landslide. Isn’t that a little like putting up a shot of a ...  more »
  • one of two stations in Carrick and the better one. quite an interesting building too. services provided by NI Rail also not too bad, so happy days! 
  • It maybe isn't a major attraction but this little train station is very handsome and if you are into trains and rail history it will be an interesting place to visit for ~half an hour. Inside the wait...  more »