Leeuwarden railway station

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Leeuwarden
Leeuwarden station.jpg
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 53°11′45″N 5°47′28″E / 53.19583°N 5.79111°E / 53.19583; 5.79111Coordinates: 53°11′45″N 5°47′28″E / 53.19583°N 5.79111°E / 53.19583; 5.79111
Line(s) Arnhem–Leeuwarden railway
Harlingen–Nieuweschans railway
Leeuwarden–Stavoren railway
Platforms 6
History
Opened 27 October 1863
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Intercity 600 Terminus
NS Intercity 1800
toward Meppel
NS Sprinter 9000
Arriva
Terminus Sneltrein 37300
toward Groningen
Stoptrein 37000
toward Sneek
Stoptrein 37100
toward Stavoren
Stoptrein 37200 Terminus
Terminus Stoptrein 37400
toward Groningen
Location
Leeuwarden is located in the Netherlands
Leeuwarden
Leeuwarden
Location within the Netherlands

Leeuwarden is the main railway station in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. The station, which opened on 27 October 1863, is on the Arnhem–Leeuwarden railway, the Harlingen–Nieuweschans railway and the Leeuwarden–Stavoren railway. Leeuwarden was also the terminus of the North Friesland Railway which served Anjum and Harlingen via Stiens. Behind the station is a stabling point for many trains. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen and Arriva; of the station's six platforms, five are terminating platforms and one is a through platform.

Train services[edit]

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

  • 1× per hour express Intercity service Rotterdam - Utrecht - Amersfoort - Zwolle - Leeuwarden
  • 1× per hour express Intercity service The Hague - Schiphol - Almere - Lelystad - Zwolle - Leeuwarden
  • 1× per hour express Sneltrein service Leeuwarden - Buitenpost - Groningen
  • 1× per hour local Sprinter service Leeuwarden - Meppel
  • 2× per hour local Stoptrein service Leeuwarden - Sneek
  • 1× per hour local Stoptrein service Leeuwarden - Sneek - Stavoren
  • 2× per hour local Stoptrein service Harlingen Haven - Leeuwarden
  • 2× per hour local Stoptrein service Leeuwarden - Groningen
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Terminus   Noord Friesche Locaalspoorweg-Maatschappij
Stoptrein
North Friesland Railway
  Leeuwarden Rijksweg

Bus services[edit]

Bus services are operated by Arriva and Qbuzz.

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