Nijmegen Lent railway station

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Nijmegen Lent
Nijmegen Lent nieuw station 2013 002.JPG
Station statistics
Address Netherlands
Coordinates 51°51′52″N 5°51′34″E / 51.86444°N 5.85944°E / 51.86444; 5.85944Coordinates: 51°51′52″N 5°51′34″E / 51.86444°N 5.85944°E / 51.86444; 5.85944
Line(s) Arnhem–Nijmegen railway
Other information
Opened 1882, reopened 2002
Closed 1934
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
toward Roosendaal
NS Intercity 3600
toward Zwolle
NS Sprinter 7600
toward Zutphen
Nijmegen Lent railway station is located in Dutch railway station
Nijmegen Lent railway station

Nijmegen Lent is a railway station located in Lent, just north of Nijmegen, the Netherlands. The station was opened on 1 June 2002 and is located on the Arnhem - Nijmegen railway line. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen. The main station of Nijmegen is Nijmegen railway station.

The first station of Lent opened in 1882 and was closed in 1934 because there were too few passengers. During World War II, the station was opened again twice, in 1940 and 1941 and when the bridge into Nijmegen was blown up, this was the terminating station for trains from Arnhem. The station was reopened in 2002.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Nijmegen Lent:

  • 2x per hour intercity services Zwolle - Deventer - Arnhem - Nijmegen - 's-Hertogenbosch - Breda - Roosendaal
  • 2x per hour local services (sprinter) Nijmegen - Arnhem - Zutphen

Bus services[edit]

There is a bus stop outside the station called Station NS.

Services 30 (Oosterhout - Nijmegen) and 31 (Arnhem - Nijmegen) call at this station.

External links[edit]