Den Dolder–Baarn railway

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Den Dolder–Baarn railway
Overview
Status Operational
Locale The Netherlands
Termini Den Dolder railway station
52°08′25″N 5°14′32″E / 52.1402°N 5.2421°E / 52.1402; 5.2421 (Den Dolder railway station)
Baarn railway station
52°12′30″N 5°16′55″E / 52.2082°N 5.2820°E / 52.2082; 5.2820 (Baarn railway station)
Operation
Opened 1898
Operator(s) Nederlandse Spoorwegen
Technical
Line length 10.7 km (6.6 mi)
Number of tracks single track
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Electrification 1.5 kV DC
Route map

The Den Dolder–Baarn railway is a railway line in the Netherlands running from Den Dolder to Baarn, passing through Soest. It is also called the Stichtse lijn ("Sticht line") in Dutch. It is operated by the Nederlandse Spoorwegen. The railway line is 11 km long. The line is single track, with a passing place at Soest Station.

The line currently has 5 stations, these are:

Timeline[edit]

  • 1898 - Railway line opens, linking Baarn with Utrecht
  • 1948 - The line is electrified

Train service[edit]

Currently one service operates over this line:

Series: Train Type: Route: Material: Frequency:
5500 Stoptrein Baarn - Soestdijk - Soest - Soest Zuid - Den Dolder - Bilthoven - Utrecht Overvecht - Utrecht Centraal Mat '64 2x per hour

Coordinates: 52°10′03″N 5°18′23″E / 52.1675°N 5.3064°E / 52.1675; 5.3064