Banská Bystrica mesto railway station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Banská Bystrica mesto
Banská Bystrica Mesto station.JPG
View of the station building, 2012
Station statistics
Address Banska Bystrica Erb.svg Banská Bystrica
Banská Bystrica
 Banská Bystrica Region
 Slovakia
Coordinates 48°44′07″N 19°09′48″E / 48.73528°N 19.16333°E / 48.73528; 19.16333Coordinates: 48°44′07″N 19°09′48″E / 48.73528°N 19.16333°E / 48.73528; 19.16333
Line(s) Vrútky–Zvolen
Connections
  • Buses
Other information
Owned by Železnice Slovenskej republiky
(ŽSR)
Operator Železničná spoločnosť Slovensko
(ZSSK)
Location
Banská Bystrica mesto railway station is located in Slovakia
Banská Bystrica mesto railway station
Location within Slovakia

Banská Bystrica mesto railway station (Slovak: Železničná stanica Banská Bystrica mesto) serves the city of Banská Bystrica in central Slovakia. It is situated a short walk from the centre of the old town, in contrast to the larger but less central Banská Bystrica railway station.

History[edit]

The station was opened on 3 September 1873 as Banská Bystrica Svätý Jan (Hungarian: Besztercebánya Szt. János) together with the rest of the Zvolen–Banská Bystrica section of the Vrútky–Zvolen railway.[1]

Facilities[edit]

The station has a single platform, and a single storey station building housing information and ticketing facilities.

Services[edit]

The station is owned by Železnice Slovenskej republiky (ŽSR); passenger train services are operated by Železničná spoločnosť Slovensko (ZSSK).

Preceding station   ŽSSK   Following station
Sliač kúpele
toward Bratislava
  Regional fast trains   Banská Bystrica
toward Košice or terminus
Radvaň
toward Zvolen
  Stopping trains   Banská Bystrica
toward Žilina or Brezno

See also[edit]

References[edit]