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Cahir railway station serves the town of Cahir, County Tipperary in Ireland.

Cahir

An Chathair
Iarnród Éireann
Fertiliser train at Cahir - geograph.org.uk - 2880574.jpg
CIE 001 Class 052 departing Cahir station with a westbound fertiliser train on 26 February 1982.
LocationChurch Street, Cahir, County Tipperary, E21 KC89
Republic of Ireland
Owned byIarnród Éireann
Operated byIarnród Éireann
Platforms1
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Other information
Station codeCAHIR
Fare zoneF
Key dates
1 May 1852Station opened
Limerick–Rosslare
Year
closed
Limerick Colbert
2009
Killonan
1963
Boher
1963
Dromkeen
1976
Pallas
Oola
1963
Limerick Junction
Tipperary
Bansha
1963
Cahir
Clonmel
1967
Kilsheelan
1963
Carrick-on-Suir
Fiddown and Portlaw
1855
Grange
1963
Mallow–Waterford line
1967
Waterford West goods yard
Waterford Plunkett
1995
Campile
2010
Ballycullane
2010
Wellingtonbridge
2010
Duncormick
1976
Bridgetown
2010
Killinick
1976
to Felthouse Junct. on Dublin–Rosslare Line
1918
Rosslare Strand
Kilrane
1963
Rosslare Europort

It has a weekday passenger service of two trains to Limerick Junction and two to Waterford. There is no Sunday service.[1] Until 19 January 2013 (inclusive) there were three trains each way. However, the late-morning Waterford to Limerick Junction and early-afternoon Limerick Junction to Waterford trains are now discontinued.[2]

Passengers should change at Limerick Junction for connections to Limerick, Cork, Tralee, Galway and Dublin.

The station is unstaffed and the platform is accessible via a ramp.[3]

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 1 May 1852.[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/media/12-WaterfordLimerick1.pdf
  2. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/cat_news.jsp?i=4758&p=116&n=237
  3. ^ http://www.irishrail.ie/index.jsp?p=120&n=151 Irish Rail Accessiblity Guide
  4. ^ "Cahir station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-07.

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