Steintor (Hanover Stadtbahn station)

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Steintor
Hanover Stadtbahn station
Hannover U-Steintor 2009 01 (RaBoe).jpg
Underground station
Owned by Üstra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe AG
Line(s) 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 17
Platforms 6 side platforms (2 overground, 2 underground), of which 2 are for the never built D-Tunnel
Tracks 2, overground, 2 underground + 2 for the unbuilt D-Tunnel
Construction
Structure type Underground (4, 5, 6, 11)
Platform levels 3

Steintor is a Hanover Stadtbahn station served by all C and D lines. The C lines where built underground, which is junction for all lines continuing west. Lines 4, 5 and the faiground one 16 branch off eastwards towards the next station, Königsworther Platz (the latter one is the terminus at that station), while lines 6 and 11 branch off northbound, next station is Christuskirche.

D-Tunnel[edit]

Beneath the current C line platforms there are additional D-Tunnel platforms which have been never built.[vague] Also these have 2 side platforms.

Overground station[edit]

Overground station

The current overground station is home to D lines (10 and 17), and also these have 2 side platforms.

Towards Next station Steintor Next station Towards
Garbsen Königsworther Platz 4 Kröpcke Roderbruch
Stöcken Königsworther Platz 5 Kröpcke Anderten
Nordhafen Christuskirche 6 Kröpcke Messe/Ost
Ahlem Clevertor 10 Hannover Hauptbahnhof Aegidientorplatz
Haltenhoffstraße Christuskirche 11 Kröpcke Zoo
Königsworther Platz Königsworther Platz 16 (during fairgrounds) Kröpcke Messe/Ost
Wallensteinstraße Clevertor 17 Hannover Hauptbahnhof Aegidientorplatz

Coordinates: 52°22′33″N 9°43′57″E / 52.3758°N 9.7325°E / 52.3758; 9.7325