Mainz-Kastel station

Mainz-Kastel station is situated on the Frankfurt–Wiesbaden line (line number 3603; timetable section 645.1) in Mainz-Kastel, now a suburb of Wiesbaden, in the German state of Hesse. It was opened as part of the Taunus Railway, which was opened in 1839/40. The station was opened as part of the last stage of construction of the line to Wiesbaden and was opened on 19 May 1840.

Mainz-Kastel
Deutsche Bahn S-Bahn-Logo.svg
Through station
Mainz-Kastel- Bahnhof- auf Brücke der Bundesstraße 40- Richtung Frankfurt am Main- DBAG-Baureihe 423 873-9 4.6.2010.jpg
The station seen from the Theodor Heuss Bridge
LocationEisenbahnstr. 7, Mainz-Kastel, Wiesbaden, Hesse
Germany
Coordinates50°0′25″N 8°16′57″E / 50.00694°N 8.28250°E / 50.00694; 8.28250Coordinates: 50°0′25″N 8°16′57″E / 50.00694°N 8.28250°E / 50.00694; 8.28250
Owned byDeutsche Bahn
Operated by
Line(s)
Platforms1 island platform
1 side platform
Tracks4
Train operatorsS-Bahn Rhein-Main
VIAS
ConnectionsS1 S9
Other information
Station code3904
DS100 codeFMK[1]
IBNR8000615
Category4[2]
Fare zoneRMV: 6501[3]
Websitewww.bahnhof.de
History
Opened19 May 1840
Services
Preceding station   VIAS   Following station
toward Neuwied
RB 10
RheingauLinie
Preceding station   Rhine-Main S-Bahn   Following station
S1
S9
toward Hanau Hbf
Location
Mainz-Kastel is located in Hesse
Mainz-Kastel
Mainz-Kastel
Location in Hesse
Mainz-Kastel is located in Germany
Mainz-Kastel
Mainz-Kastel
Location in Germany
Mainz-Kastel is located in Europe
Mainz-Kastel
Mainz-Kastel
Location in Europe

Kastel station is also served by the Regionalbahn service running between Neuwied and Frankfurt (RB 10) every hour. In the rush hour it will extend to a half-hourly service.

BusesEdit

The following lines of ESWE and MVG serve the station (bus station Brückenkopf): 6, 6A, 9, 28, 54, 55, 56, 57, 68, 91, 99.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Eisenbahnatlas Deutschland (German railway atlas) (2009/2010 ed.). Schweers + Wall. 2009. ISBN 978-3-89494-139-0.
  2. ^ "Stationspreisliste 2020" [Station price list 2020] (PDF) (in German). DB Station&Service. 4 November 2019. Retrieved 15 November 2019.
  3. ^ "Tarifgesamtplan (Übersichtskarte A-Tarifgebiete)" (PDF). Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund. 1 January 2020. Retrieved 10 March 2020.