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Nivelles (Dutch: Station Nijvel) is a railway station in the town of Nivelles, Walloon Brabant, Belgium. The station opened on 1 June 1874 and is located on line 124. The train services are operated by National Railway Company of Belgium (NMBS).

Nivelles
SNCB logo.svg Railway Station
LocationNivelles, Walloon Brabant
Belgium
Coordinates50°36′04″N 4°20′07″E / 50.60111°N 4.33528°E / 50.60111; 4.33528Coordinates: 50°36′04″N 4°20′07″E / 50.60111°N 4.33528°E / 50.60111; 4.33528
Owned byInfrabel
Operated byNational Railway Company of Belgium
Line(s)124
Platforms4
Tracks4
Other information
Station codeFNVT
Websitehttp://www.belgianrail.be/en/stations-and-train/search-a-station/19/nivelles.aspx
History
Opened1 June 1874; 145 years ago (1874-06-01)
Traffic
Passengers (2014)4,184

The station used to be known as Nivelles East when there was also a Nivelles North station on the former line 141.

The railway line between Nivelles-Waterloo-Linkebeek (south of Brussels) is currently (2015) being enlarged to allow a higher frequency of local and intercity trains.

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Train servicesEdit

The station is served by the following services:

  • Intercity services (IC-05) Antwerp - Mechelen - Brussels - Nivelles - Charleroi (weekdays)
  • Intercity services (IC-27) Brussls Airport - Brussels-Luxembourg - Etterbeek - Nivelles - Charleroi (weekdays)
  • Intercity services (IC-31) Antwerp - Mechelen - Brussels - Nivelles - Charleroi (weekends)
  • Brussels RER services (S1) Antwerp - Mechelen - Brussels - Waterloo - Nivelles (weekdays)
  • Brussels RER services (S1) Brussels - Waterloo - Nivelles (weekends)
Preceding station   NMBS/SNCB   Following station
IC 05
weekdays
IC 27
weekdays
IC 31
weekends
S 1
weekdays
Terminus
S 1
weekends

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