Maastricht Randwyck railway station

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Maastricht Randwyck
Station Maastricht-Randwyck1.jpg
Station statistics
Address Netherlands
Coordinates 50°50′15″N 5°43′03″E / 50.83750°N 5.71750°E / 50.83750; 5.71750Coordinates: 50°50′15″N 5°43′03″E / 50.83750°N 5.71750°E / 50.83750; 5.71750
Line(s) Liège–Maastricht railway
Other information
Opened 1987
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
Terminus
NMBS Stoptrein 5300
toward Roermond
NS Sprinter 6800 Terminus
Terminus Veolia Stoptrein 32000
Location
Maastricht Randwyck railway station is located in Dutch railway station
Maastricht Randwyck railway station

Maastricht Randwyck also spelt Randwijck is a suburban railway station in Maastricht, Netherlands.

History[edit]

The station opened on 31 May 1987 and is located on the Liège–Maastricht railway. Two services, by Nederlandse Spoorwegen and Veolia Transport, terminate at this station.

Near the station is the MECC Conference Centre, Academic Hospital Maastricht and parts of Maastricht University.

Between December 2006 and December 2011 Randwyck was the southernmost active railway station in the Netherlands, as the further south Eijsden station was closed during this time.

Destinations[edit]

The following major destinations are directly possible from Maastricht Randwyck:

Maastricht, Liège, Sittard, Roermond, Valkenburg, Heerlen and Kerkrade.

At Maastricht change for Eindhoven, 's-Hertogenbosch, Utrecht, Amsterdam and Alkmaar. At Heerlen change for Aachen (Germany)

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Maastricht Randwyck:

  • 2x per hour local services (sprinter) Maastricht Randwyck - Sittard - Roermond
  • 2x per hour local services Maastricht Randwyck - Heerlen - Kerkrade Centrum
  • 1x per hour local service (stoptrein) Maastricht - Liège-Guillemins

Platforms[edit]

  • 1 - Roermond
  • 2 - through trains only
  • 3 - Kerkrade Centrum

Bus services[edit]

The following bus services depart from the bus stop outside the station:

  • 4 - Villapark – City Centre – Maastricht NS – HeerStation Randwijck – Hospital (2x per hour, 1x per hour After 7pm)
  • 53 - Maastricht NS - Station RandwijckBemelenKlein WelsdenGroot WelsdenMargraten (1x per hour)

The following bus service departs from Endepolsdomein bus stop near the rail station:

  • 10 - Pottenberg - City Centre – Maastricht NS – Endepolsdomein - Hospital - Eijsden

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