Carrickfergus Railway Station, Carrickfergus

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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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  • April 15, 2017
    Carrickfergus Railway Station is well looked after and has a small waiting room where there is a newsagents shop,which also sells coffee to go.The station dates back to the 1800's  more »
  • March 6, 2017
    I walk in, and nearly take a tumble. The floor had been washed, and was as slippery as an ice rink. Yes, when I looked there was one of those yellow signs out warning people, but the whole waiting roo...  more »
  • January 16, 2017
    The staff are friendly and polite and helpful. The station itself is clean and heated which is lovely in winter. For book-lovers, there is a bookshelf for you to grab a free book and entertain yoursel...  more »

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