Pasar Senen railway station

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Pasar Senen Station
Stasiun Pasar Senen
Pasarsenen sta 091220 0280.jpg
Location Jakarta
Indonesia
Coordinates 6°10′28″S 106°50′40″E / 6.17444°S 106.84444°E / -6.17444; 106.84444Coordinates: 6°10′28″S 106°50′40″E / 6.17444°S 106.84444°E / -6.17444; 106.84444
Owned by PT Kereta Api Indonesia
Platforms 2 side platform, 1 island platform
Tracks 6
Construction
Parking Available
Other information
Station code PSE
History
Opened 1925
Services
Preceding station   KRL Jabodetabek   Following station
toward Bogor
Bogor-Jatinegara
toward Jatinegara
toward Depok
Depok-Jatinegara
toward Jatinegara
Location
Pasar Senen Station is located in Jakarta
Pasar Senen Station
Pasar Senen Station
Location within Jakarta

Pasar Senen Station is a station located in Jakarta, Indonesia. It is the second largest train station in Jakarta after Gambir Station. It is located close to Pasar Senen market area in Senen Subdistrict, Central Jakarta.

Pasar Senen only serves Economy and Business class intercity train.

History[edit]

The first station of Senen was built in 1886 and serve as loading/unloading logistics station. The new station was built few yards away from the old station and was opened on 19 March 1925. The station was designed by J. van Gendt who was head of Statts Spoorwegen (SS) architecture bureau. The station was the first of its kind in Java to have a high level platform, similar to the stations in Netherlands. The station was intended to be the main central station of Weltevreden. However it only last until 1926 and the central station was reverted to Gambir Station.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stasiun Senen, jakarta.go.id

External links[edit]

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