Langenfelde station

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S-Bahn-Logo.svg Langenfelde
Rapid transit
HH-Langenfelde railway station.jpg
Langenfelde railway station
(incoming train on track 2)
Location Försterweg 22
22525 Hamburg
Germany
Line(s) S-Bahn-Logo.svg Hamburg S-Bahn
S3
S21
Hamburg A1 zw.svg AKN railway plc.
A1
Platforms 2 (island platform)
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Elevated
Parking No
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Station code ds100: ALST
DB station code: 3537
Type: Hp
Category: 4
History
Opened 22 February 1962
Electrified third rail 1200 volts DC system

Langenfelde railway station is on the Hamburg-Altona–Kiel line and is served by the city trains and the commuter trains of the AKN railways plc.[1] The station is named after the Langenfelde suburb. It is located in the Stellingen quarter of the Eimsbüttel borough in Hamburg, Germany. The station is managed by the DB Station&Service plc. for the public transport operator of Hamburg (Hamburger Verkehrsverbund (HVV)).

Station layout[edit]

The station is an elevated island platform with two tracks and one exit.[2] A lift was added recently.

Station services[edit]

Trains[edit]

The rapid transit trains of the Hamburg S-Bahn lines S3 and S21 call at the station. The commuter trains of the AKN line A1 call at Langenfelde only once a day Monday to Friday at 9.06 am, and only one way to Central Station.[3]

Direction of the trains on track 1 is northbound toward Kaltenkirchen and Neumünster (A1), Elbgaustraße (S21), and Pinneberg (S3). On track 2 the trains run southbound in the direction Hamburg central station via Holstenstraße (A1), Stade via Altona (S3), and Aumühle via Holstenstraße (S21).

Facilities at the station[edit]

A small shop in the station sells fast food and newspapers. Another shop sells bakery products, as well as Turkish take away food. There are no lockerboxes. Expectedly in course of April 2011 a newly installed lift will provide full access also for handicaped people. No personnel are attending the station, but there are SOS and information telephones, ticket machines and bicycle stands.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Liste Bahnhofskategorie 2008 (pdf), DB Station&Service AG, Köthener Straße 2, 10963 Berlin (2008) (German)
  2. ^ a b DB station information (see: External links)
  3. ^ Network plan HVV

External links[edit]

Media related to S-Bahn stations in Hamburg at Wikimedia Commons

Preceding station   Hamburg S-Bahn   Following station
toward Pinneberg
S3Hamburg S3.svg
toward Stade
S21Hamburg S21.svg
toward Aumühle
Preceding station   AKN Eisenbahn   Following station
toward Neumünster
A1Hamburg A1.svg
toward Hauptbahnhof

Coordinates: 53°34′46″N 9°55′51″E / 53.57944°N 9.93083°E / 53.57944; 9.93083