Halfweg-Zwanenburg railway station

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Halfweg-Zwanenburg
Station Halfweg-Zwanenburg.JPG
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°23′05″N 4°45′06″E / 52.38472°N 4.75167°E / 52.38472; 4.75167Coordinates: 52°23′05″N 4°45′06″E / 52.38472°N 4.75167°E / 52.38472; 4.75167
History
Opened 9 December 2012
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
toward Hoorn
NS Sprinter 4800
toward Zandvoort
NS Sprinter 5400
Location
Halfweg-Zwanenburg is located in Randstad
Halfweg-Zwanenburg
Halfweg-Zwanenburg
Location within Randstad

Halfweg-Zwanenburg is a railway station in west Halfweg and near Zwanenburg, the Netherlands. It was opened on 9 December 2012 on the Amsterdam–Rotterdam railway

History[edit]

There was a station in Halfweg between 20 September 1839 and 2 October 1927; the new station lies roughly where the original station did. The station was opened in December 2012.[1] The station lies on the Oude Lijn (Amsterdam - Rotterdam), between Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Haarlem Spaarnwoude. The station primarily services Halfweg and Zwanenburg, but also Haarlemmerliede and other surrounding small settlements.

Train services[edit]

As of 11 December 2016, the following train services call at this station:

  • 2x per hour local service ("sprinter") Amsterdam - Haarlem - Uitgeest - Alkmaar - Hoorn
  • 2x per hour local service ("sprinter") Amsterdam - Haarlem - Zandvoort aan Zee

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Feestelijke opening station Halfweg-Zwanenburg". ProRail. Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. 

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