Wolfsburg Hauptbahnhof

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Wolfsburg Hauptbahnhof

Wolfsburg Hauptbahnhof
Operations
Category 2[1]
Type Through station
Platforms in use 5
Daily entry/exit About 10,000 every day (December 2008)
DS100 code HWOB
Station code 6859
Construction and location
Opened
  • 1929 (first station)
  • 26 August 1957 (current building)
Location Wolfsburg
State Lower Saxony
Country Germany
Home page www.bahnhof.de
52°25′45″N 10°47′16″E / 52.42917°N 10.78778°E / 52.42917; 10.78778Coordinates: 52°25′45″N 10°47′16″E / 52.42917°N 10.78778°E / 52.42917; 10.78778
Route information
List of railway stations in Lower Saxony

Wolfsburg Hauptbahnhof is a railway station located in Wolfsburg, Germany.

History[edit]

The station was opened in 1929 and was rebuilt, with the new building being opened in 1957. It is protected as a heritage site.[2] In 2010, a sculpture by Quinto Provenziani honouring Italian immigrants was moved to the station.[3] It is located on the Berlin-Lehrte railway and the Hanover–Berlin high-speed line. The train services are operated by Deutsche Bahn.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Wolfsburg Hauptbahnhof:[4]

  • High speed services ICE 10 Koln - Wuppertal - Hamm - Hannover - Berlin
  • High speed services ICE 10 Koln/Bonn Airport - Düsseldorf - Essen - Dortmund - Hamm - Hannover - Berlin
  • Intercity services Amsterdam - Amersfoort - Hengelo - Osnabrück - Hanover - Berlin
  • Regional services RE 7 Hannover - Lehrte - Gifhorn - Wolfsburg
  • Local services RB 13 Braunschweig - Wolfsburg - Stendal
  • Local services RB 36 Wolfsburg - Magdeburg
Series Train Type Route Material Frequency
RB DB Braunschweig Hbf - Weddel (Braunschw) - Fallersleben - Wolfsburg Hbf - Oebisfelde - Miesterhorst - Mieste - Solpke - Gardelegen - Jävenitz - Uchtspringe - Vinzelberg - Möringen (Altm) - Stendal DB Class 112 and Coaching stock 1x per hour
RB36 DB Wolfsburg Hbf - Oebisfelde - Bösdorf (Sachs-Anh) - Rätzlingen - Wegenstedt - Flechtingen - Haldensleben - Vahldorf - Groß Ammensleben - Meitzendorf - Barleben - Magdeburg-Eichenweiler - Magdeburg-Neustadt - Magdeburg Hbf DB Class 642 Every 2 hours
Preceding station   Deutsche Bahn   Following station
ICE 10
Intercity (DB) 140
towards Münster Hbf
IC/EC 77
toward Hannover Hbf
RE Terminus
RB
toward Stendal
Terminus RB

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stationspreisliste 2014" [Station price list 2014] (PDF) (in German). DB Station&Service. 24 October 2013. Retrieved 1 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Reichardt, Klaus. "Hauptbahnhof Wolfsburg". Wolfsburg Citytour. Klaus Reichardt. Retrieved 30 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "Einwanderer-Denkmal steht jetzt am Bahnhof". Wolfsburger Allgemeine/Aller-Zeitung. Verlagsgesellschaft Madsack. 29 April 2010. Retrieved 30 May 2011. 
  4. ^ Timetables for Wolfsburg Hbf (German)