Voorschoten railway station

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Voorschoten
StationVoorschoten2.JPG
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°7′35″N 4°26′2″E / 52.12639°N 4.43389°E / 52.12639; 4.43389Coordinates: 52°7′35″N 4°26′2″E / 52.12639°N 4.43389°E / 52.12639; 4.43389
Line(s) Amsterdam–Rotterdam railway
History
Opened 1969 (old), 1995 (current)
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Sprinter 4600
2x/hour
toward Zwolle
NS Sprinter 6300
2x/hour; Not on evenings and weekends
toward Haarlem
Location
Voorschoten is located in Netherlands
Voorschoten
Voorschoten
Location within Netherlands

Voorschoten is a railway station in Voorschoten, Netherlands. The first station opened on 1 May 1843 on the Amsterdam–Rotterdam railway. A new station building opened in 1886 and was closed on 17 September 1944. The station re-opened in 1969 and a hexagonal shaped station building opened. A new station was opened in 1995. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Voorschoten:

  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) The Hague - Leiden - Schiphol - Duivendrecht - Hilversum - Utrecht
  • 2x per hour local service (stoptrein) The Hague - Leiden - Haarlem

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