Oberhausen-Sterkrade station

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Oberhausen-Sterkrade
Bahnhof Sterkrade 2012.jpg
Station in Oberhausen-Sterkrade
Station statistics
Address Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia
 Germany
Coordinates 51°30′42″N 6°50′37″E / 51.51167°N 6.84361°E / 51.51167; 6.84361Coordinates: 51°30′42″N 6°50′37″E / 51.51167°N 6.84361°E / 51.51167; 6.84361
Line(s) Arnhem-Oberhausen railway
Platforms 2
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened 1 July 1856

Oberhausen-Sterkrade is a railway station in Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The station opened on 1 July 1856, is located on the Arnhem-Oberhausen railway and is served by RE and RB services operated by DB.

In 1888 the station building from Köln-Kalk was transferred to Sterkrade.[1] This building was badly damaged during the Second World War, so that a new building had to be erected. This was opened in 1952.[2] It is currently owned by a private investor.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Oberhausen-Sterkrade:[3]

Line Name Route Frequency Mon–Fri Frequency Sat/Sun Operator
RE 5 Rhein-Express Emmerich – Wesel – Dinslaken – OB-Sterkrade – Oberhausen – Duisburg – Düsseldorf – Cologne – Bonn – Koblenz 060 min 060 min DB Regio NRW
RB 33 Rhein-Niers-Bahn Wesel – Dinslaken – OB-Sterkrade – Oberhausen – Duisburg – Rheinhausen – Krefeld – Viersen – Mönchengladbach 060 min
RB 35 „Der Weseler“ (Emmerich –) Wesel – Dinslaken – OB-Sterkrade – Oberhausen – Duisburg (– Düsseldorf – Cologne / peak hour only) ~60 min 3x daily
Preceding station   Deutsche Bahn   Following station
toward Emmerich
RE 5
Rhein-Express
toward Koblenz Hbf
toward Wesel
RB 33
Rhein-Niers-Bahn
toward Aachen Hbf
toward Emmerich
RB 35
Der Weseler

Bus Services[edit]

  • 122
  • 263
  • 908
  • 935
  • 952
  • 954
  • 955
  • 957
  • 959
  • 976
  • 979
  • 987

Tram Services[edit]

  • 112 to Oberhausen Hbf and Mülheim
  • 112 to Neumarkt

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Lindemann p.25
  2. ^ Lindemann p.56
  3. ^ "Oberhausen-Sterkrade station". NRW Rail Archive (in German). André Joost. 7 July 2013. 

References[edit]

  • Alfred Lindemann: Chronologie Sterkrade published by the author

External links[edit]