Hammerbrook station

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S-Bahn-Logo.svg Hammerbrook (City Süd)
Hamburg S-Bahn station
Hh-hammerbrook-bf-bahnsteig.jpg
Platform of the Hammerbrook S-Bahn station
Location Hammerbrookstraße
20097 Hamburg, Germany
Coordinates 53°32′47″N 10°1′25″E / 53.54639°N 10.02361°E / 53.54639; 10.02361Coordinates: 53°32′47″N 10°1′25″E / 53.54639°N 10.02361°E / 53.54639; 10.02361
Owned by DB Station&Service
Line(s) S 3S 31
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2 side tracks
Construction
Structure type elevated
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code ds100:AHAB
DB station code: 2533[1]
Type: Bft Category: 4[1]
History
Opened 23 September 1983; 34 years ago (1983-09-23)
Electrified at opening
Location
Hammerbrook station is located in Hamburg
Hammerbrook station
Hammerbrook station
Hammerbrook station (Hamburg)
Hammerbrook station is located in Germany
Hammerbrook station
Hammerbrook station
Hammerbrook station (Germany)

Hammerbrook is an elevated railway station on the Harburg S-Bahn line, served by the city trains of Hamburg S-Bahn.[2] The railway station is located in Hammerbrook, Hamburg-Mitte, Hamburg, Germany.

History[edit]

View of the elevated stations above Hammerbrook's Mittelkanal

The station was opened on 23 September 1983 to connect Harburg and other districts South of the Elbe River − home of more than half a million people − with Hamburg's inner city.[3] Since then, and also thanks to the station, Hammerbrook developed into a commercial district: the "City Süd".

Layout[edit]

The elevated station consists of an island platform with 2 side tracks.[3] The station is fully accessible for handicapped persons since 2013.[4] There are two entrances to the station on Hammerbrookstraße, one near Mittelkanal, the other near Südkanal.

Services[edit]

Trains[edit]

The rapid transit trains of the lines S3 and S31 of the Hamburg S-Bahn are calling the station,[2] connecting the town Pinneberg in Schleswig-Holstein and the city of Stade, Lower Saxony, with Hamburg.

Preceding station   Hamburg S-Bahn   Following station
toward Pinneberg
S 3
toward Stade
toward Altona
S 31
toward Neugraben

Facilities[edit]

No personnel are attending the station, but there are emergency and information telephones, and ticket machines.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Staff (2008-01-01), Liste Bahnhofskategorie 2008 (pdf) (PDF) (in German), DB Station&Service AG, retrieved 2008-08-08 [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ a b Staff (2008-12-14), Rapid Transit/Regional Rail (Network plan, pdf) (PDF), Hamburger Verkehrsverbund, archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-01-17, retrieved 2009-01-24 
  3. ^ a b Höltge, Dieter; Kochems, Michael (2008), Straßen- und Stadtbahnen in Deutschland (in German), Band 11: Hamburg, Freiburg: EisenbahnKurier, p. 273, ISBN 978-3-88255-392-5 
  4. ^ a b Staff, DB-Konzern - Hammerbrook (in German), Deutsche Bahn AG, retrieved 2008-01-24 

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