Hengelo railway station

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Station Hengelo
Station Hengelo.jpg
LocationNetherlands
Coordinates52°15′43″N 6°47′39″E / 52.26194°N 6.79417°E / 52.26194; 6.79417Coordinates: 52°15′43″N 6°47′39″E / 52.26194°N 6.79417°E / 52.26194; 6.79417
Line(s)Almelo–Salzbergen railway
Zutphen–Glanerbeek railway
Platforms3
Other information
Station codeHgl
History
Opened1865
Services
Preceding station   NS International   Following station
Intercity (DB) 140
Preceding station   eurobahn   Following station
TerminusRB 61
Wiehengebirgs-Bahn
Nederlandse Spoorwegen
NS Intercity 1600
Terminus
NS Intercity 1700
toward Apeldoorn
NS Sprinter 7000
Peak hours
toward Enschede
toward Zwolle
NS Sprinter 7900
Syntus
toward Zutphen
Stoptrein 31200
toward Oldenzaal
Location
Station Hengelo is located in Netherlands
Station Hengelo
Station Hengelo
Location within Netherlands

Hengelo is a railway station in Hengelo, Netherlands. The station was opened on 18 October 1865 and is on the Almelo–Salzbergen railway and the Zutphen–Glanerbeek railway. It underwent a major renovation in 2010.

Train services[edit]

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

  • 7 daily Intercity services Amsterdam – Amersfoort – Hengelo – Osnabrück – Hanover – Berlin
  • 1× per hour express Intercity service: Schiphol – Amersfoort – Hengelo – Enschede
  • 1× per hour express Intercity service: The Hague – Utrecht – Amersfoort – Hengelo – Enschede
  • 2× per hour local Sprinter service: Apeldoorn – Deventer – Almelo – Hengelo – Enschede
  • 2× per hour local Sprinter service: Zwolle – Almelo – Hengelo – Enschede
  • 2× per hour local Stoptrein service: Zutphen – Hengelo – Oldenzaal

From December 2010 until December 2013 Syntus operated a cross border local service between Hengelo, Oldenzaal and Bad Bentheim. It was called "Grensland Express" and service was postponed due to a lack of passengers. From December 2017 there is a service from Hengelo via Bad Bentheim to Bielefeld.

  • Local services RB 61 Hengelo - Bad Bentheim - Rheine - Osnabrück - Herford - Bielefeld

Facilities[edit]

Hengelo has some facilities which are located underneath the platforms, such as an Albert Heijn to Go, Kiosk and an AKO.

Platforms[edit]

One of the station platforms

Officially Hengelo has 2 platforms, 2 and 3. There is also a platform 11, which used to serve the Grensland-Express; The local train service from Hengelo to Bad Bentheim. Platform 11 is located at the end of the station, between platform 2 and 3.

Bus services[edit]

  • 8 Enschede – Twente University – Hengelo Station – Hengelo, Westermaat – Hengelo, Hasselo
  • 9 Enschede – Twente University – Hengelo
  • 10 Hengelo – Veldwijk
  • 11 Station – Hasselo
  • 12 Station – Tuindorp Het Lansink – Hospital – Nijverheld – Weidedorp – Station
  • 13 Station – Hengelose Es – Vossenbelt – Hasselo
  • 14 Hengelo – Deurningen – Weerselo – Fleringen – Tubbergen
  • 15 Hengelo – Twente University
  • 16 Hengelo – Twente University
  • 51 Almelo – Zenderen – Borne – Hengelo
  • 53 Hengelo – Beckum – Haaksbergen
  • 59 Hengelo – Beckum – Haaksbergen

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