Utrecht Leidsche Rijn railway station

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Utrecht Leidsche Rijn
Station Utrecht Leidsche Rijn 2013 02.JPG
Utrecht Leidsche Rijn station
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°05′54″N 5°04′09″E / 52.09833°N 5.06917°E / 52.09833; 5.06917Coordinates: 52°05′54″N 5°04′09″E / 52.09833°N 5.06917°E / 52.09833; 5.06917
Line(s) Utrecht–Rotterdam railway
Platforms 2
History
Opened 9 June 2013
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
toward Woerden
NS Sprinter 6100
2x/hour; Except evenings and weekends
Terminus
NS Sprinter 9800
2x/hour; Evenings and weekends only
Location
Utrecht Leidsche Rijn is located in Randstad
Utrecht Leidsche Rijn
Utrecht Leidsche Rijn
Location within Randstad

Utrecht Leidsche Rijn is a railway station in west Utrecht, The Netherlands. The station opened on 9 June 2013 and is located on the Utrecht–Rotterdam railway. The station is primarily for the housing areas, Parkwijk and Terwijde Oost. Construction of the station started in the second half of 2009 and has four tracks with 2 platforms. The station is built across the A2 motorway.

Train services[edit]

The following services call at the station:

  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Woerden - Utrecht (Weekdays until 8 PM)
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Den Haag - Gouda - Woerden - Utrecht (Weekdays after 8 PM and Weekends)

Due to limited infrastructural capacity the station could only be serviced twice an hour.

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