Hilversum railway station

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Station Hilversum
Perronkap station Hilversum.jpg
Station statistics
Address Netherlands
Coordinates 52°13′37″N 5°10′50″E / 52.22694°N 5.18056°E / 52.22694; 5.18056Coordinates: 52°13′37″N 5°10′50″E / 52.22694°N 5.18056°E / 52.22694; 5.18056
Line(s) Amsterdam–Zutphen railway
Hilversum–Lunetten railway
Location
Hilversum railway station is located in Randstad
Hilversum railway station

Hilversum is a railway station in Hilversum, Netherlands. It is located approximately 28 kilometres (17 mi) southeast of Amsterdam. It is on the Amsterdam - Hilversum - Amersfoort main line, with a branch to Utrecht. There are two other stations in Hilversum: Hilversum Media Park to the north, and Hilversum Sportpark to the south.

History[edit]

The station opened 10 June 1874. The station was situated on the so-called Gooilijn (Gooi line). Other connections were added later. The current building was constructed in 1992 and, apart from the railway station, it also houses the offices of the regional Tax and Customs Administration, PareX Parts Exchange and some other companies.

The calls of Intercity services at Hilversum was suspended in 1995. After constructing extra platforms Intercity services were resumed at 10 December 2007. All passing passenger trains now call at Hilversum.

Train services[edit]

The following train services call at Hilversum:

  • 7 daily intercity services Amsterdam - Amersfoort - Hengelo - Osnabrück - Hanover - Berlin
  • 1x per hour intercity services Schiphol - Amersfoort - Hengelo - Enschede
  • 1x per hour intercity service Schiphol - Hilversum - Amersfoort Schothorst
  • 2x per hour intercity service Enkhuizen - Hoorn - Amsterdam - Hilversum - Amersfoort (- Deventer)
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Utrecht - Hilversum - Almere
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) The Hague - Leiden - Hoofddorp - Schiphol - Duivendrecht - Hilversum - Utrecht
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Hoofddorp - Schiphol - Amsterdam - Hilversum - Amersfoort
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
Terminus
Intercity (DB) 140
toward Enkhuizen
NS Intercity 1500
Terminus
toward Schiphol
NS Intercity 1600
toward Enschede
toward Schiphol
NS Intercity 11600
NS Sprinter 4900
NS Sprinter 5700
toward Hoofddorp
NS Sprinter 5800

Bus services[edit]

  • 1 (Station - Kerkelanden)
  • 2 (Station - Erfgooierskwartier)
  • 3 (Station - Tergooi Hospital)
  • 58 (Hilversum - Hollandsche Rading - Maartensdijk - Bilthoven - De Bilt - Zeist)
  • 59 (Hilversum - Lage Vuursche - Den Dolder - Huis ter Heide - Zeist)
  • 70 (Hilversum - Lage Vuursche - Baarn - Soest - Amersfoort)
  • 101 (Hilversum - Blaricum - Huizen - Bussum)
  • 104 (Hilversum - Nieuw Loosdrecht)
  • 105 (Hilversum - Kortenhoef - 's-Graveland - Hilversumse Meent - Bussum)
  • 107 (Hilversum - Mediapark - Bussum Zuid - Blaricum Tergooi Hospital - Huizen)
  • 108 (Hilversum - Laren - Blaricum - Huizen)
  • 109 (Hilversum - Eemnes - Laren - Bussum)
  • 121 (Hilversum - Oud Loosdrecht - Loenen a/d Vecht - Vinkeveen - Mijdrecht - Uithoorn)
  • 156 (Hilversum - Almere Hout - Almere Centrum)
  • 206 (Hilversum - Kortenhoef - Horstermeer - Nederhorst den Berg)
  • 209 (Hilversum - Eemnes)
  • 320 (Hilversum - Huizen - Blaricum Tergooi Hospital - Amsterdam Amstel)

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