Heerlen railway station

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Heerlen
Station Heerlen voorkant.jpg
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 50°53′27″N 5°58′29″E / 50.89083°N 5.97472°E / 50.89083; 5.97472Coordinates: 50°53′27″N 5°58′29″E / 50.89083°N 5.97472°E / 50.89083; 5.97472
Line(s) Sittard–Herzogenrath railway
Heerlen–Schin op Geul railway
History
Opened 1896
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Intercity 3500
Terminus
Terminus
NS Intercity 23500
Arriva
Sneltrein 32100 Terminus
Stoptrein 32000
toward Sittard
Stoptrein 32500
Deutsche Bahn
Terminus RE 18
toward Herzogenrath
Location
Heerlen is located in the Netherlands
Heerlen
Heerlen
Location within the Netherlands

Heerlen is a railway station located in Heerlen, Netherlands.

History[edit]

The station was opened on 1 May 1896 and is located on the Sittard–Herzogenrath railway and the Heerlen–Schin op Geul railway. The station was an important mining station, until the mines closed down.

As part of the Maankwartier ("Moon Quarter") project, construction of an entirely new train station started in December 2012.

Train services[edit]

The following train services call at this station:

  • Express:
    • Intercity: Schiphol–Utrecht–Eindhoven–Heerlen
    • Sneltrein: Maastricht–Heerlen
    • RE 18 Heerlen–Herzogenrath, Germany
  • Local:
    • Stoptrein: Sittard–Heerlen–Kerkrade
    • Stoptrein: Maastricht–Heerlen

Bus services[edit]

The following bus lines serve the bus station north of the railway station:

  • 20: Heerlen Station–Heerlen South–Kunrade (nl)VoerendaalVoerendaal StationRetersbeek (nl)WeustenradeBrommelen (nl)Swier (nl)WijnandsradeLaarNuthVaesradeHoensbroek
  • 21: BrunssumHoensbroekHeerlen Station–Heerlen Hospital–Heerlen South–Kerkrade Stadion–SimpelveldEysGulpen
  • 22: Heerlen Hospital–Heerlen Station–Landgraaf–Ubach
  • 25: Hoensbroek–Heerlen North–Heerlen Station–Landgraaf–Kerkrade
  • 26: Kerkrade Bus Station–Haanrade–Eygelshoven Markt–Eygelshoven Station–Landgraaf–Heerlen de Kissel Station–Heerlen Station–Hoensbroek
  • 28: Kerkrade South–Kerkrade Station–Kerkrade Bus Station–GaiaPark (Zoo)–Kerkrade Stadion–Heerlen East–Heerlen Station–Heerlen North–Brunssum–Schinveld
  • 29: Kerkrade South–Kerkrade Station–Kerkrade Bus Station–Eygelshoven Markt–Landgraaf–Heerlen Station–Heerlen Molenburg–Kerkrade Stadion
  • 31: Heerlen Station–Beek (School Service)
  • 33: Heerlen Station–Landgraaf–Ubach
  • 36: Heerlen Station–Brunssum–JabeekDoenradeSittard Station
  • 37: Heerlen Station–Brunssum–Merkelbeek–Doenrade–Sittard Station
  • 40: Heerlen Station–Kunrade–Ubachsberg–Elkenrade–Wijlre–Gulpen
  • 41: Kerkrade Bus Station–GaiaPark (Zoo)–Kerkrade Stadion–Heerlen South–Heerlen Station–Hoensbroek–Amstenrade–Oirsbeek–Doenrade–Sittard Station
  • 42:
  • 43: Heerlen Station–Kerkrade Stadion–Simpelveld–BocholtzNijswiller (nl)LemiersVaals
  • 44: Heerlen Station–Kerkrade Stadion–Horbach (de) (Germany)–RichterichLaurensbergAachenAachen Hauptbahnhof
  • 52: Heerlen Station–Kunrade–Voerendaal–Klimmen–Hulsberg–Arensgenhout–Schimmert–Ulestraten–Meerssen Station
  • 58: Heerlen Station–Nijswiller–Wittem–Gulpen

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