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Leixlip Confey railway station

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Leixlip Confey is one of two railway stations which serve Leixlip, County Kildare, Ireland, the other being Leixlip Louisa Bridge, and both lying on the Dublin to Maynooth commuter route.[1]

Leixlip Confey

Léim an Bhradáin Confaí
Iarnród Éireann
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LocationCaptain's Hill, Leixlip, County Kildare, W23 FV59
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates53°22′27″N 6°29′08″W / 53.3741°N 6.4855°W / 53.3741; -6.4855Coordinates: 53°22′27″N 6°29′08″W / 53.3741°N 6.4855°W / 53.3741; -6.4855
Owned byIarnród Éireann
Operated byIarnród Éireann
Platforms2
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Other information
Station codeLXCON
Fare zoneSuburban 3
Key dates
2 July 1990Station opens
2000Station upgraded

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Location and accessEdit

The station lies at the Captain's Hill end of Leixlip, north of the town centre, and is on the R149 regional road.

FacilitiesEdit

The station has around 40 paid parking spaces, is wheelchair accessible and has two ticket vending machines.[citation needed]

HistoryEdit

The station was opened on 2 July 1990[2] as a single platform halt with a portable cabin used as an office. It was upgraded in the early 2000s following a major upgrade of the Western Commuter line.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Irish Rail Printable Timetables". Irish Rail. Retrieved 8 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Leixlip Confey station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 5 September 2007.

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