Ruse Central railway station

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Ruse Central
Russe Central Station.JPG
The Ruse station sign.
Location

1 Aleksandar Stamboliyski Sq.

Ruse, Bulgaria
Coordinates 43°49′58″N 25°57′18″E / 43.83278°N 25.95500°E / 43.83278; 25.95500Coordinates: 43°49′58″N 25°57′18″E / 43.83278°N 25.95500°E / 43.83278; 25.95500
Owned by NRIC
Platforms 3
Tracks 4
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Platform levels 2
Parking Yes
History
Opened 1955
Electrified Yes

Ruse Central railway station (Bulgarian: Централна железопътна гара Русе, Tsentralna zhelezopatna gara Ruse) is the main station serving the city and municipality of Ruse, the fifth most populous city in Bulgaria. Opened in 1955, the station has three platforms, with four tracks and one passing track.

It is an important transport hub, with trains to Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna, and Burgas domestically, as well as Bucharest and Istanbul internationally. The station serves as a border checkpoint for trains crossing into Romania, via the Danube Bridge.

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