Tilburg railway station

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Tilburg
Station Tilburg 2013.JPG
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 51°33′38″N 5°04′58″E / 51.56056°N 5.08278°E / 51.56056; 5.08278Coordinates: 51°33′38″N 5°04′58″E / 51.56056°N 5.08278°E / 51.56056; 5.08278
Line(s) Breda–Eindhoven railway
Tilburg–Nijmegen railway
Connections Bus transport Arriva: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 131, 132, 136, 140, 141, 142, 143, 300, 301, 302, 327, 801
Bus transport De Lijn: 450
Other information
Station code Tb
History
Opened 5 October 1863
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Intercity 1100
2x/hour; From April 2017
Terminus
toward Roosendaal
NS Intercity 3600
2x/hour
toward Zwolle
Terminus
NS Intercity 11100
2x/hour; Until April 2017. Transfer to Intercity 1100 to/from Den Haag Centraal at Breda
Terminus
NS Nachtnet 21400
1x/hour; Nighttrain Intercity service, Friday Night and Saturday Night until =/- 2:00am only
Terminus
NS Nachtnet 21400
1x/hour; Nighttrain Intercity shuttle service, Friday Night and Saturday Night until +/- 2:00am only
Terminus
Terminus
NS Sprinter 5200
2x/hour, but only 1x/hour on evenings; Continues at/arrives at Eindhoven as Sprinter 6400 to/from Weert
toward Eindhoven
toward Dordrecht
NS Sprinter 6600
2x/hour
Terminus
Location
Tilburg is located in the Netherlands
Tilburg
Tilburg
Location within the Netherlands

Tilburg is a railway station located in Tilburg, Netherlands. The station was opened on 5 October 1863 and is located on the Breda–Eindhoven railway and the Tilburg–Nijmegen railway. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.

North of this trainstation used to be the large Tilburg Works, where large scale work were carried out on locomotives. Since 2013 these works are carried out northeast of the city in a new industrial area, called Loven-Noord, along the Tilburg–Nijmegen railway.

Photo impression[edit]

Train service[edit]

The following services currently call at Tilburg:

  • 2x per hour intercity services The Hague - Rotterdam - Dordrecht - Breda - Tilburg - Eindhoven - Venlo
  • 2x per hour intercity services Zwolle - Deventer - Arnhem - Nijmegen - 's-Hertogenbosch - Tilburg - Breda - Roosendaal
  • 1x per hour night train (nachtnet) service Rotterdam - Breda - Tilburg - Eindhoven (weekends only)
  • 2x per hour local services (stoptrein) Tilburg Universiteit - Tilburg - Best - Eindhoven
  • 2x per hour local services (sprinter) Utrecht - Geldermalsen - 's-Hertogenbosch - Tilburg - Gilze-Rijen - Breda

Bus services[edit]

The station is served by city bus services (stadsbussen) as well as several regional bus services (streekbussen)

Stadsbussen[edit]

There are 10 city bus lines. All lines are operated by Arriva. The routes of the city buses are as follows:

Line Route Frequency Notes
1 Quirijnstok Noord - Heikant Noord - Noord busstation - Stokhasselt Zuid - Kraaiven - Twee Steden Ziekenhuis - Het Zand West - Reitse Hoevenstraat - Centraal Station - Centrum - Oud-Zuid - Stappegoor - Ireen Wust ice-skating rink - Groenewoud Zuid - Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation
  • Weekdays morning rush hours, outside holidays: 6x/hour, but 8x/hour FROM Centraal Station TO Reitse Hoevenstraat and FROM Centraal Station TO Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation
  • Weekdays evening rush hours, outside holidays: 6x/hour, but 8x/hour FROM Reitse Hoevenstraat TO Centraal Station and FROM Ireen Wust ice-skating rink TO Centraal Station
  • Outside weekdays rush hours and weekends, outside holidays: 4x/hour, but 6x/hour FROM Reitse Hoevenstraat TO Centraal Station and FROM Ireen Wust ice-skating rink TO Centraal Station on weekdays from +/- 1:30pm until the beginning of the evening rush hours, and only 2x/hour on the whole route on evenings and Sundays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour during weekdays rush hours
2 Middeldijkdreef - Reeshof Noord - Reeshof Oost - Paletplein - Wandelbos Zuid - Het Zand Zuid - De Reit Noord - Station Universiteit - Centraal Station - Centrum
  • Outside holidays: 4x/hour, but 6x/hour on weekdays rush hours and weekdays afternoons from +/- 2:00pm until evening rush hours, but only 2x/hour on evenings and Sundays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour during weekdays rush hours, on weekdays afternoons from +/- 2:00pm until evening rush hours and Saturdays outside evenings

Arrives/Continues as line 4 at Middeldijkdreef

3 Centraal Station - Interpolis - Tivoli - Broekhoven Oost - Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation
  • Outside holidays: 3x/hour, but only 2x/hour on evenings and Saturdays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour
  • Not on Sundays
  • Arrives/Continues as line 5 at Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation
4 Centraal Station - De Reit Noord - Universiteit - Zwartvenseweg - Witbrant/Amarant - Station Reeshof - Reeshof Zuid - Reeshof West - Middeldijkdreef
  • Weekdays rush hours, outside holidays: 6x/hour, but only 3x/hour Zwartvenseweg-Amarant-Station Reeshof and Zwartvenseweg-Witbrant-Station Reeshof
  • Outside weekdays rush hours and weekends, outside holidays: 4x/hour, but 2x/hour on evenings and Sundays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour during weekdays rush hours and Saturdays outside evenings
  • Arrives/Continues as line 2 at Middeldijkdreef
  • During weekdays rush hours outside holidays the sections Zwartvenseweg-Amarant-Station Reeshof and Zwartvenseweg-Witbrant-Station Reeshof are alternately served
  • The section Zwartvenseweg-Amarant-Station Reeshof is only served on weekdays rush hours outside holidays
5 Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation - Groenewoud Noord - Broekhoven Oost - Centrum - Centraal Station - Besterd - Het Goirke Oost - Quirijnstok Zuid - Noord busstation
  • Outside holidays: 3x/hour, but only 2x/hour on evenings and weekends
  • Holidays: 2x/hour
  • Arrives/Continues as line 3 at Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation on weekdays and Saturdays
  • At weekdays mornings until 10:30am buses FROM Centrum TO Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation follow the route of line 1 instead of via Broekhoven Oost and Groenewoud Noord (See also line 1)
6 Paletplein - Wandelbos Noord - Het Zand Noord - Hasselt - Oud-Noord - Centraal Station - Loven - Het Goirke West - Heikant Zuid - Noord busstation - Stokhasselt Noord
  • Outside holidays: 3x/hour, but only 2x/hour on evenings and Saturdays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour
7 Centraal Station - Centrum - De Reit Oost - Zorgvlied - Blaak 2x/hour
8 Centraal Station - Centrum - Korvel - Het Laar Oost - Het Laar West
  • Outside holidays: 3x/hour, but only 2x/hour on evenings and Saturdays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour
The section Het Laar Oost-Het Laar West is not served on evenings and weekends
9 Centraal Station - Interpolis - Berkel-Enschot - Udenhout 2x/hour
11 Centraal Station - Centrum - Oud-Zuid - Stappegoor - Ireen Wust ice-skating rink - Goirle
  • Outside holidays: 4x/hour, but only 2x/hour on evenings and weekends
  • Holidays: 2x/hour

Streekbussen[edit]

Line Operator Route Frequency Notes
131 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, De Reit Noord - Gilze - Hulten - Station Gilze-Rijen - Rijen - Rijen, Gemeentehuis - Dorst - Breda - Breda, Bijster - Breda, Amphia Ziekenhuis Molengracht - Station Breda
  • Outside holidays: 2x/hour, but only 1x/hour on evenings
  • Holidays: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour during weekdays rush hours
  • Not on weekends
  • At weekdays evenings buses do not run on section Rijen, Gemeentehuis-Station Breda
132 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Willem II-stadion - Goirle - Riel - Rechte Heide - Alphen - Baarle-Nassau - Baarle-Nassau, Hoogbraak - Gaarshof/Ulicoten - Chaam, Dorpsstraat - Chaam - Ulvenhout - Breda - Station Breda
  • Outside holidays: Tilburg, Centraal Station-Baarle-Nassau, Hoogbraak and Chaam, Dorpsstraat-Station Breda: 2x/hour, but only 1x/hour Tilburg, Centraal Station-Baarle-Nassau, Hoogbraak between 9:00am and 1:00pm and only 1x/hour on both sections on evenings and weekends, Baarle Nassau, Hoogbraak-Gaarshof-Chaam, Dorpsstraat and Baarle-Nassau, Hoogbraak-Ulicoten-Chaam, Dorpsstraat: 1x/hour, but only 1x/2 hours on evenings and weekends
  • Holidays: Tilburg, Centraal Station-Baarle-Nassau, Hoogbraak and Chaam, Dorpsstraat-Station Breda: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour during weekdays rush hours, Baarle Nassau, Hoogbraak-Gaarshof-Chaam, Dorpsstraat and Baarle Nassau, Hoogbraak-Ulicoten-Chaam, Dorpsstraat: 1x/2 hours, but 1x/hour during weekdays rush hours

The sections Baarle Nassau, Hoogbraak-Gaarshof-Chaam, Dorpsstraat and Baarle Nassau, Hoogbraak-Ulicoten-Chaam, Dorpsstraat are alternately served

136 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Kraaiven - Loon op Zand - De Efteling - Kaatsheuvel - Sprang Capelle - Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation - Waalwijk - Drunen - Nieuwkuijk - Vlijmen - 's-Hertogenbosch - 's-Hertogenbosch, Jeroen Bosch Ziekenhuis - 's-Hertogenbosch, Koning Willem I College - Station 's-Hertogenbosch
  • Outside holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation-Station 's-Hertogenbosch during weekdays rush hours, only 1x/hour Tilburg, Centraal Station-Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation on evenings and Saturdays and only 1x/hour on the whole route on Sundays
  • Holidays: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour during weekdays rush hours and 2x/hour Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation-Station 's-Hertogenbosch on Saturdays, except evenings
On Saturday evenings, the last 2 buses FROM 's-Hertogenbosch TO Tilburg continue further to Tilburg, Interpolis after Tilburg, Centraal Station and end there
140 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Interpolis - Berkel-Enschot - Oisterwijk - Station Oisterwijk - Haaren - Helvoirt - Vught - Vught, Taalstraat - 's-Hertogenbosch - Station 's-Hertogenbosch
  • Outside holidays: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour on weekdays rush hours and weekdays afternoons from +/- 2:00pm until evening rush hours
  • Holidays: 1x/hour
141 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Interpolis - Tilburg, Tivoli - Trappists monastery Koningshoeven - Moergestel - Spoordonk - Oirschot - Best - Station Best
  • Outside holidays: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour on weekdays rush hours and weekdays afternoons from +/- 2:45pm until evening rush hours
  • Holidays: 1x/hour
142 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Centrum - Tilburg, Broekhoven Oost - Tilburg, Groenewoud Noord - Tilburg, Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation - Safaripark Beekse Bergen - Hilvarenbeek - Hilvarenbeek, Johanna van Brabantlaan - Diessen - Middelbeers - Oostelbeers - Oirschot - Best - Station Best
  • Outside holidays during weekdays rush hours: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour on the whole route during weekdays rush hours and 3x/hour Tilburg, Centraal Station-Hilvarenbeek, Johanna van Brabantlaan outside weekdays rush hours, except evenings and weekends
  • Holidays: 1x/hour

The section Hilvarenbeek, Johanna van Brabantlaan-Station Best is not served on evenings and weekends

143 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Centrum - Tilburg, Broekhoven Oost - Tilburg, Groenewoud Noord - Tilburg, Sint Elisabeth Ziekenhuis busstation - Safaripark Beekse Bergen - Hilvarenbeek - Hilvarenbeek, Johanna van Brabantlaan - Esbeek - Lage Mierde - Hooge Mierde - Reusel
  • Outside holidays during weekdays rush hours: 1x/hour, but 2x/hour during weekdays rush hours and weekdays afternoons from +/- 3:00pm until evening rush hours
  • Holidays: 1x/hour
Not on evenings and weekends
300 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Kraaiven - Loon op Zand - De Efteling - Kaatsheuvel - Sprang Capelle - Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation - Waalwijk - 's-Hertogenbosch - Station 's-Hertogenbosch
  • Outside holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation-Station 's-Hertogenbosch on weekdays rush hours and weekdays afternoons from +/- 3:00 pm until evening rush hours
  • Holidays: 2x/hour
  • Volans
  • Not on weekdays after 9:15 pm, Saturday afternoons after 5:15pm and Sundays. At these moments this line is replaced by line 302
301 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Kraaiven - Kaatsheuvel - Sprang Capelle - Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation - Waalwijk - Drunen - Vlijmen - 's-Hertogenbosch - Station 's-Hertogenbosch
  • Outside holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour on weekdays rush hours and weekdays afternoons from +/- 2:30 pm until evening rush hours
  • Holidays: 2x/hour
  • Volans
  • Not on weekdays after 9:30pm, Saturday afternoons after 5:00pm and Sundays. At these moments this line is replaced by line 302
302 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Kraaiven - Loon op Zand - De Efteling - Kaatsheuvel - Waalwijk, Vredesplein busstation - Waalwijk - Drunen - Vlijmen - 's-Hertogenbosch - Station 's-Hertogenbosch 2x/hour
  • Volans
  • Only at weekdays after 9:30pm, Saturday afternoons after 5:30pm and Sundays
  • Replaces lines 300 and 301, who do not run when this line runs
327 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Het Zand West - Tilburg, Het Zand Noord - Tilburg, Vossenberg I - Tilburg, Vossenberg II - Tilburg, Vossenberg III - Tilburg, De Wildert - Dongen - Oosteind - Oosterhout - Oosterhout, Busstation - Teteringen - Breda - Station Breda - Breda, Amphia Ziekenhuis Molengracht - Breda, Bijster
  • Outside holidays: 2x/hour, but 4x/hour Station Tilburg-Oosterhout, Busstation on weekdays, except evenings and only 1x/hour Oosterhout, Busstation-Breda, Bijster on evenings and Sundays
  • Holidays: 2x/hour, only 1x/hour Oosterhout, Busstation-Breda, Bijster on evenings and Sundays
Volans
450 De Lijn Tilburg, Centraal Station - Tilburg, Willem II-stadion - Goirle - Poppel (Belgium) - Weelde (Belgium) - Ravels (Belgium) - Oud-Turnhout (Belgium) - Turnhout (Belgium) - Station Turnhout (Belgium) 1x/hour
801 Arriva Tilburg, Centraal Station - De Efteling 2x/hour
  • Efteling Express-service
  • At weekday mornings during holidays and Saturday mornings only from 9:30am until 11:30am and only FROM Tilburg TO De Efteling
  • At Sunday mornings only from 9:30am until 11:50am and only FROM Tilburg TO De Efteling
  • At weekdays afternoons and weekdays evenings during holidays and Saturday afternoons and Saturday evenings only from 16:40pm until 20:35pm and only FROM De Efteling TO Tilburg
  • At Sunday afternoons and Sunday evenings only from 16:25pm until 20:35pm and only FROM De Efteling TO Tilburg
  • At some Saturday evenings during Summer holidays when De Efteling is opened the whole evening buses run the whole evening, but only FROM De Efteling TO Tilburg

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