Sliedrecht railway station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sliedrecht
MerwedeLingelijnSliedrecht1.jpg
Two trains arriving at the station.
Location Stationsplein, Sliedrecht
Netherlands
Coordinates 51°49′46″N 4°46′41″E / 51.82944°N 4.77806°E / 51.82944; 4.77806Coordinates: 51°49′46″N 4°46′41″E / 51.82944°N 4.77806°E / 51.82944; 4.77806
Operated by Arriva
Line(s) MerwedeLingelijn
Platforms 2
Construction
Bicycle facilities Bicycle parking racks and free on train
History
Opened 16 July 1885
Services
Preceding station   Arriva   Following station
toward Dordrecht
Stoptrein 36700
toward Geldermalsen
toward Dordrecht
Stoptrein 36800
toward Gorinchem
Location
Sliedrecht is located in Southwest Randstad
Sliedrecht
Sliedrecht
Location within Southwest Randstad
Sliedrecht is located in Netherlands
Sliedrecht
Sliedrecht
Sliedrecht (Netherlands)

Sliedrecht is a railway station in Sliedrecht, Netherlands. The station is located on the MerwedeLingelijn line between Dordrecht and Geldermalsen, part of the Betuwelijn, it was opened on 16 July 1885, when the station had a single track. Next to the passenger lines is the Betuweroute freight railway line. Arriva has operated the service since December 2006. A new station building was built in 1985, which has already been demolished; in the older stationbuilding (photo) is a restaurant: "De Heren van Slydrecht" (The Lords of Sliedrecht).

Train service[edit]

The following service calls at Sliedrecht:

  • 2x per hour local services (stoptrein) Dordrecht - Gorinchem - Geldermalsen
  • 2x per hour local services (stoptrein) Dordrecht - Gorinchem

Bicycles can go on board the trains for free.

External links[edit]