Christchurch railway station, Dublin

DART Underground

The planned tunnel and its integration with
other transport modes in Dublin City
Type Rapid transit, Heavy rail
System DART
Status Cancelled
Locale Dublin city centre
Termini Docklands
Stations 6
Owner Iarnród Éireann
Operator(s) Iarnród Éireann
Rolling stock DART EMUs
Line length 7.6 km
Number of tracks 2
Track gauge 1,600 mm (5 ft 3 in) Irish gauge
Electrification 1500 V DC Overhead catenary
Operating speed 75 km/h (47 mph)
Route map
To Balbriggan and Howth
To Mullingar and Navan
Dublin ConnollyLuas

Docklands(Luas Spencer Dock)
Loopline Bridge
Tara Street

Dublin Pearse
St Stephen's GreenLuas
To Greystones and Gorey

Dublin HeustonLuas
To Hazelhatch

Christchurch was a planned railway station in Dublin, intended as part of the DART Underground project.

DART Underground

The station was planned to be one of five underground facilities serving the reconfigured DART services, and located next to Christ Church Cathedral near High Street.

While a Railway Order for the DART Underground was granted by An Bord Pleanála on 15 December 2011, the project was cancelled in September 2015.[1]

Other planned projects envisaged the station connected with other proposed Dublin public transport projects - including the proposed Luas Lucan (Line F1) and Luas Liberties (Line F2).[2]

Preceding station   Iarnród Éireann   Following station
St Stephen's Green   DART
Line 2
  Dublin Heuston


Coordinates: 53°20′40″N 06°16′17″W / 53.34444°N 6.27139°W / 53.34444; -6.27139

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