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Arnhem Velperpoort railway station

Arnhem Velperpoort is a railway station located in Arnhem, Netherlands. The station was opened on 1 October 1893, closed on 3 June 1918 and reopened on 5 January 1953. It is located on the Arnhem–Leeuwarden railway and the Oberhausen–Arnhem railway. The train services are operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen, Arriva and Breng. Previously, the name of the station was just Velperpoort (1893-1918).

Arnhem Velperpoort
Station Velperpoort zuidzijde (12-2005).jpg
LocationNetherlands
Coordinates51°59′06″N 5°55′12″E / 51.98500°N 5.92000°E / 51.98500; 5.92000Coordinates: 51°59′06″N 5°55′12″E / 51.98500°N 5.92000°E / 51.98500; 5.92000
Line(s)Arnhem–Leeuwarden railway
Oberhausen–Arnhem railway
Platforms2
Other information
Station codeAhp
History
Opened1893
Services
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
toward Nijmegen
NS Sprinter 7600
toward Zutphen
Breng
Terminus
Breng Stoptrein 30700
toward Doetinchem
Arriva
Terminus
Stoptrein 30900
toward Winterswijk
Location
Arnhem Velperpoort is located in Netherlands
Arnhem Velperpoort
Arnhem Velperpoort
Location within Netherlands

Train servicesEdit

Route Service type Operator Notes
Arnhem - Doetinchem - Winterswijk Local ("Sprinter") Arriva 2x per hour (only 1x per hour after 20:00, on Saturday mornings and Sundays)
Arnhem - Doetinchem Local ("Sprinter") Breng 2x per hour - Mon-Fri only. Not on evenings.
(Wijchen -) Nijmegen - Arnhem - Zutphen Local ("Sprinter") NS 2x per hour - 1x per hour after 22:00 and on Sundays.

Bus servicesEdit

Line Route Operator Notes
1 Oosterbeek - Arnhem CS - Arnhem Velperpoort - Velp Breng
7 Arnhem Rijkerswoerd - Kronenburg - CS - Velperpoort - Geitenkamp Breng
26 (Arnhem CS - Arnhem Velperpoort - Arnhem Presikhaaf - Velp Zuid - Lathum - Giesbeek - Angerlo -) Doesburg - Dieren Breng Mon-Fri: 2x per hour between Doesburg, Kraakselaan and Dieren, but only 1x per hour between Arnhem and Doesburg, Kraakselaan. On evenings and weekends, this bus only operates between Doesburg, Kraakselaan and Dieren.
27 Arnhem Centraal - Arnhem Velperpoort - Arnhem Presikhaaf - Velp Zuid - Lathum - Giesbeek - Angerlo - Doesburg - Drempt - Hoog-Keppel - Laag-Keppel - Doetinchem Arriva, Breng, TCR (only a couple of runs)
29 Arnhem Centraal - Arnhem Velperpoort - Velp - Rheden - Doesburg - Drempt - Hoog-Keppel - Laag-Keppel - Doetinchem Arriva, Breng, TCR (only a couple of runs) Does not run on evenings and weekends.
77 Arnhem CS → Velperpoort → CIOS Breng Morning rush hour only.
331 Velp Zuid - Arnhem Presikhaaf - Arnhem Velperpoort - Arnhem CS - Arnhem Kronenburg - Elst - Oosterhout - Lent - Nijmegen CS - Nijmegen Dukenburg - Nijmegen Weezenhof Breng Durings rush hours and on Saturdays, extra buses operate within Nijmegen only. On evenings and weekends, this bus does not operate between Velp Zuid and Arnhem CS. This bus is a Breng Direct service, which means it's an express bus.
843 Arnhem Willemsplein → Arnhem Velperpoort → Arnhem Presikhaaf → Velp → Rheden → De Steeg → Ellecom → Dieren → Doesburg Breng Only two runs during Saturday late nights. A special tariff applies.

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