Breukelen railway station

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Station Breukelen in 2007.jpg
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°10′12″N 4°59′26″E / 52.17000°N 4.99056°E / 52.17000; 4.99056Coordinates: 52°10′12″N 4°59′26″E / 52.17000°N 4.99056°E / 52.17000; 4.99056
Line(s) Amsterdam–Arnhem railway
Harmelen–Breukelen railway
Opened 18 December 1843, 2002 (current form)
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
toward Uitgeest
NS Sprinter 4000
Terminus NS Sprinter 7300
2x/hour; Weekdays rush hours only
NS Sprinter 7400
2x/hour; Not on evenings and weekends. Continues at/arrives at Amsterdam Centraal as Sprinter 4700 to/from Uitgeest
toward Rhenen
Terminus NS Sprinter 7400
2x/hour; Evenings and weekends only
Breukelen is located in Northeastern Randstad
Location within Northeastern Randstad

Breukelen is a railway station located in Breukelen, the Netherlands. The station was opened on 18 December 1843 and is on the Amsterdam–Arnhem railway. It is also the northern end of the Harmelen–Breukelen railway. A new station was opened in 2002 nearer the A2 motorway and further from the town. For this the junction with the line to Harmelen and Woerden also moved.

Breukelen railway station in 1967

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Breukelen:

  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Uitgeest - Amsterdam - Woerden - Rotterdam
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) (Amsterdam -) Breukelen - Utrecht - Rhenen (Amsterdam only during peak hours)
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Breukelen - Utrecht - Veenendaal Centrum

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