Berkel Westpolder RandstadRail station

Berkel Westpolder is a metro station, as a part of the Rotterdam metro and the regional light rail system RandstadRail, located in Berkel en Rodenrijs, the Netherlands.

Berkel Westpolder
Berkel Westpolder RandstadRail Station.JPG
LocationNetherlands
Coordinates51°59′22″N 4°27′18″E / 51.98944°N 4.45500°E / 51.98944; 4.45500Coordinates: 51°59′22″N 4°27′18″E / 51.98944°N 4.45500°E / 51.98944; 4.45500
Line(s) E 
Platforms2
History
Opened19 Dec 2008
Location
Berkel Westpolder is located in RandstadRail network
Berkel Westpolder
Berkel Westpolder
Location within RandstadRail network

HistoryEdit

The RandstadRail station opened on 19 December 2008 for the RET Erasmuslijn metro service, currently line E. The station features 2 platforms, that are the same height as the train doors.

The station lies at the heart of a new housing development, called Westpolder/Bolwerk. The station was officially opened on 19 January 2009.

Train servicesEdit

The following services currently call at Berkel Westpolder:

Service Route Material Frequency
E Den Haag Centraal - Laan van NOI - Voorburg 't Loo - Leidschendam-Voorburg - Forepark - Leidschenveen - Nootdorp - Pijnacker Centrum - Pijnacker Zuid - Berkel Westpolder - Rodenrijs - Meijersplein - Melanchthonweg - Blijdorp - Rotterdam Centraal - Stadhuis - Beurs - Leuvehaven - Wilhelminaplein - Rijnhaven - Maashaven - Zuidplein - Slinge RET Metro 6x per hour (every 10 minutes), evenings and Sundays: 4x per hour (every 15 minutes)
Preceding station   RandstadRail   Following station
toward Slinge
Line E (RET)

Bus servicesEdit

  • 174 (Delft station - Delft TU (University) - Station Westpolder - Berkel en Rodenrijs - Bleiswijk - Bergschenhoek - Berkel en Rodenrijs - Station Westpolder - Delft TU (University) - Delft station)

Operated by Qbuzz, see www.qbuzz.nl or https://web.archive.org/web/20100305175339/http://www.qbuzz.nl/regio%2Brotterdam/cDU3_default.aspx