Braine-l'Alleud railway station

Braine-l'Alleud (in Dutch : Eigenbrakel) is a railway station in the municipality of Braine-l'Alleud operated by SNCB/NMBS. The station is located on the line number 124, from Brussels-South to Charleroi-South, located in the municipality of Braine-l'Alleud in the province of Brabant Wallon in the Walloonia Region.

Braine-l'Alleud
SNCB logo.svg Railway Station
Braine-l'Alleud JPG02.jpg
Location1 Place de la gare
1420 Braine l'Alleud
Belgium
Coordinates50°41′5″N 4°22′32.78″E / 50.68472°N 4.3757722°E / 50.68472; 4.3757722Coordinates: 50°41′5″N 4°22′32.78″E / 50.68472°N 4.3757722°E / 50.68472; 4.3757722
Elevation115
Owned byInfrabel
Operated byNational Railway Company of Belgium
Line(s)115(disused), 124
Platforms4
Tracks3
Construction
Parkingyes (free) & (paying)
Bicycle facilitiesyes (free parking)
Other information
Station codeFBD
Websitehttp://www.belgianrail.be/en/stations-and-train/search-a-station/19/braine-l-alleud.aspx
History
Opened10 April 1874
Electrified19 November 1949
Services
Bus, Taxi

It was open for service in 1874 by the Belgian administration of Railways. It is a station of the Belgian railways (SNCB/NMBS), it is served by the following types of trains: InterCity (IC), S Train (S) and Peak hour trains (P).

Train servicesEdit

The station is served by the following services:

  • Intercity services (IC-05 (4500 - 4549) Charleroi - Nivelles - Brussels - Mechelen - Antwerp[1]
  • Intercity services (IC-07 (2000 - 2049) Charleroi - Nivelles - Brussels - Mechelen - Antwerp
  • Intercity services (IC-27 (4000 - 4049) Charleroi - Nivelles - Braine-l'Alleud - Brussels-Luxembourg - Brussels-Schuman - Bordet - Brussels Airport
  • Brussels RER services (S1) Antwerp - Mechelen - Brussels - Waterloo - Nivelles
  • Brussels RER services (S1) Brussels-North - Brussels-Central Brussels-South - Waterloo - Nivelles (weekends)
  • Brussels RER services (S9) (Landen -) Leuven - Brussels-Schuman - Brussels-Luxembourg - Braine-l'Alleud (weekdays only)
Preceding station   NMBS/SNCB   Following station
IC 05
IC 07
IC 27
S 1
weekdays
toward Nivelles
S 1
weekends
toward Leuven
S 9
weekdays
Terminus

ReferencesEdit

The Brussels RER services (S9) is running its full service since Monday 4 April 2016[2] the delay was due to delayed works on the Schuman-Josaphat tunnel, full service was expected April 2016.[3]

An updated map can be found on the Belgian railways (SNCB/NMBS) website[4]

  1. ^ "Map of train connections in French & Dutch". 17 February 2015. Archived from the original on 5 April 2016. Retrieved 16 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Extension de l'offre ferroviaire suburbaine autour de Bruxelles grâce à l'ouverture du tunnel Schuman-Josaphat". www.belgianrail.be. Retrieved 16 April 2016.
  3. ^ "Adaptations du plan de transport suite au report de la mise en service du tunnel Schuman- Josaphat". www.belgianrail.be (in French). Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 19 December 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Updated Map of S-Train network" (PDF). SNCB/NMBS. 4 April 2016. Retrieved 16 April 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)