Büttgen station

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Büttgen
Hp
Bahnhof Büttgen.jpg
Location Kaarst, Rhein-Kreis Neuss, North Rhine-Westphalia
Germany
Coordinates 51°11′49″N 6°36′18″E / 51.197°N 6.605°E / 51.197; 6.605Coordinates: 51°11′49″N 6°36′18″E / 51.197°N 6.605°E / 51.197; 6.605
Line(s) Mönchengladbach–Düsseldorf railway (KBS 450.8 S 8)
Other information
Station code 1011
DS100 code KBUT
Category 5 [1]
Website www.bahnhof.de
History
Opened 8 January 1868 [2]

Büttgen is a railway station in the Büttgen neighbourhood of the city Kaarst in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The station was opened on 8 January 1868[2] on the Mönchengladbach–Düsseldorf railway opened between Mönchengladbach and Neuss by the Aachen-Düsseldorf-Ruhrort Railway Company on 16 December 1852.[3] It has two platform tracks and it is classified by Deutsche Bahn as a category 5 station.[1]

The station is served by Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn lines S 8 between Mönchengladbach and Wuppertal-Oberbarmen or Hagen every 20 minutes.[4]

Preceding station   Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn   Following station
S 8
toward Hagen Hbf

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Stationspreisliste 2017" [Station price list 2017] (PDF) (in German). DB Station&Service. 18 November 2016. Retrieved 14 December 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Büttgen station operations". NRW Rail Archive (in German). André Joost. Retrieved 1 November 2011. 
  3. ^ "Line 2550: Aachen - Kassel". NRW Rail Archive (in German). André Joost. Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  4. ^ "Büttgen station". NRW Rail Archive (in German). André Joost. Retrieved 1 November 2011.