Rotterdam Alexander railway station

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Rotterdam Alexander
Rotterdam Alexander.jpg
Entrance of Rotterdam Alexander
Station statistics
Address Netherlands
Coordinates 51°57′7″N 4°33′10″E / 51.95194°N 4.55278°E / 51.95194; 4.55278Coordinates: 51°57′7″N 4°33′10″E / 51.95194°N 4.55278°E / 51.95194; 4.55278
Line(s) Utrecht–Rotterdam railway
Platforms 2
Other information
Opened 1968
Station code Rta
Location
Rotterdam Alexander railway station is located in Randstad
Rotterdam Alexander railway station
Rotterdam Alexander, railway platforms.

Rotterdam Alexander is a combined metro and railway station in Rotterdam, Netherlands. It is located on the Utrecht–Rotterdam railway. It is named after the borough Prins Alexander, and therefore indirectly after Alexander, Prince of Orange.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Rotterdam Alexander:

  • 1x per hour intercity service Rotterdam - Utrecht - Amersfoort - Zwolle - Groningen
  • 1x per hour intercity service Rotterdam - Utrecht - Amersfoort - Zwolle - Leeuwarden
  • 2x per hour intercity service Rotterdam - Utrecht
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Rotterdam - Gouda - Gouda Goverwelle - Woerden - Amsterdam - Uitgeest
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Rotterdam - Gouda - Gouda Goverwelle (Peak hours only)
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
Terminus
NS Intercity 500
toward Groningen
NS Intercity 12500
toward Leeuwarden
NS Intercity 2800
toward Uitgeest
NS Sprinter 4000
NS Sprinter 9700

Metro service[edit]

Rotterdam Alexander station is also located on the Rotterdam Metro, a rapid transit system operated by RET. It is served by trains of lines A and B and is located on the former Caland line or East-West line (Dutch: Calandlijn / Oost-Westlijn).

Preceding station   Rotterdam Metro   Following station
Line A
toward Binnenhof
Line B
toward Nesselande

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