Utrecht Lunetten railway station

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Utrecht Lunetten
Station Utrecht Lunetten.jpg
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°03′57″N 5°08′32″E / 52.06583°N 5.14222°E / 52.06583; 5.14222Coordinates: 52°03′57″N 5°08′32″E / 52.06583°N 5.14222°E / 52.06583; 5.14222
Line(s) Utrecht–Boxtel railway,
Hilversum–Lunetten railway
History
Opened 10 June 1874 (old), 25 September 1980 (new)
Closed 15 May 1932 (old)
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Sprinter 6000
toward Tiel
NS Sprinter 16000
Continues at/arrives at 's-Hertogenbosch as Sprinter 13600 to/from Breda
Location
Utrecht Lunetten is located in Randstad
Utrecht Lunetten
Utrecht Lunetten
Location within Randstad

Utrecht Lunetten is a railway station located in Utrecht, Netherlands. The station originally opened on 10 June 1874 and is located on the Utrecht–Boxtel railway and the Hilversum–Lunetten railway (via Utrecht Maliebaan). The station closed on 15 May 1932. The station was re-opened on 25 September 1980. The services are currently operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen.

When new the station was just an interchange station between the Utrecht - 's-Hertogenbosch line and the Hilversum - Utrecht Lunetten services. There was no entrance/exit to the station, so its sole purpose was for the interchange of these lines.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Utrecht Lunetten:

  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Utrecht - Geldermalsen - Tiel
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Utrecht - Geldermalsen - 's-Hertogenbosch
    • Towards Utrecht Centraal only trains originating from 's-Hertogenbosch call at Utrecht Lunetten.

Two railway tracks are currently being added to the track around Utrecht Lunetten, in order to separate local from Intercity services.

Bus services[edit]

  • 8 - Utrecht Lunetten - Tolsteeg - Centraal Station - Centrum - Sterrenwijk
  • 10 - Utrecht Lunetten - Kanaleneiland - Oudenrijn - Leidsche Rijn
  • 15 - Utrecht Lunetten - Tolsteeg - Hoograven (during evenings and Weekends)

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