Almere Poort railway station

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Almere Poort
Station Almere Poort.jpg
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°20′34″N 5°9′7″E / 52.34278°N 5.15194°E / 52.34278; 5.15194Coordinates: 52°20′34″N 5°9′7″E / 52.34278°N 5.15194°E / 52.34278; 5.15194
Line(s) Weesp–Lelystad railway
Other information
Station code Ampo
History
Opened 9 December 2012
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Sprinter 4300
2x/hour; Weekdays rush hours only
toward Hoofddorp
NS Sprinter 4300
2x/hour; Not on weekdays rush hours
NS Sprinter 4600
2x/hour
toward Zwolle
NS Sprinter 4900
2x/hour
Location
Almere Poort is located in Randstad
Almere Poort
Almere Poort
Location within Randstad

Almere Poort is a railway station in the city of Almere in the Dutch province of Flevoland. It is located on the Flevolijn and is expected to replace Almere Strand railway station as the city's sixth railway station.

The opening of the station was first planned for 2007, but it was finally opened on 9 December 2012.[1] The station serves the new borough Almere Poort which is also under development since 2007 and will have 11,000 dwellings when it is finished.[citation needed]

Train services[edit]

The station is served by the following services:

  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Hoofddorp - Schiphol - Duivendrecht - Almere Oostvaarders
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Amsterdam - Weesp - Almere - Lelystad - Zwolle
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Utrecht - Hilversum - Almere Oostvaarders

Bus services[edit]

  • 2 (Station Poort - Gooisekant - Topsporthal - Stedenwijk - Almere Centrum)
  • 4 (Station Poort - Homeruskwartier - Literatuurwijk - Muziekwijk - Almere Centrum)
  • 10 (Station Poort - Gooisekant - Busstation 't Oor - Danswijk - Almere Buiten - Oostvaardersdiep)
  • 14 (Station Poort - Literatuurwijk - Muziekwijk - Almere Centrum)
  • 153 (Amsterdam Holendrecht/AMC - Bijlmer ArenA - Muiden P&R - Almere Poort - Literatuurwijk - Kruidenwijk - Waterwijk - Almere Buiten)
  • 322 (Amsterdam Amstel - Muiden P&R - Almere Poort - Gooisekant - Almere Parkwijk)

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