Prinsenlaan metro station

Prinsenlaan is a subway station on Rotterdam Metro lines A and B, and is situated in the northeastern part of Rotterdam, in Prins Alexander borough. The station is located between the neighbourhoods of Het Lage Land and Oosterflank.

Prinsenlaan
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Rotterdam Metro station
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General information
Coordinates51°56′27″N 4°33′24″E / 51.94083°N 4.55667°E / 51.94083; 4.55667Coordinates: 51°56′27″N 4°33′24″E / 51.94083°N 4.55667°E / 51.94083; 4.55667
Owned byRET
PlatformsSide platforms
Tracks2
History
Opened1983
Services
Preceding station Rotterdam Metro Following station
Schenkel Line A
Not on evenings and early weekend mornings
Oosterflank
towards Binnenhof
Schenkel Line A
Evenings and early weekend mornings only
Schenkel Line B Oosterflank
towards Nesselande

This station was opened on 28 May 1983, when the East-West Line (also formerly the Caland line) was extended from its previous terminus Capelsebrug. This station lies on a section of line where overhead wires provide traction power.