Rothenburgsort station

Rothenburgsort is a station on the Berlin-Hamburg railway line and served by the trains of Hamburg S-Bahn lines S2 and S21. The station was opened in 1907 and is located in the Hamburg district of Rothenburgsort, Germany. Rothenburgsort is part of the borough of Hamburg-Mitte.

Rothenburgsort
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Hamburg S-Bahn station
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General information
LocationBillhorner Deich 77[1]
20539 Hamburg
Germany
Coordinates53°32′19″N 10°02′36″E / 53.53861°N 10.04333°E / 53.53861; 10.04333Coordinates: 53°32′19″N 10°02′36″E / 53.53861°N 10.04333°E / 53.53861; 10.04333
Operated byS-Bahn Hamburg GmbH
Line(s)S 2S 21
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus
Construction
Structure typeelevated
Other information
Station codeds100: AROP
DB: 5394[2]
Fare zoneHVV: A/106[3]
History
OpenedS-Bahn-Logo.svg 1 May 1907; 115 years ago (1907-05-01)[4]
U-Bahn.svg 27 July 1915 (1915-07-27)
ClosedU-Bahn.svg 27 July 1943; 78 years ago (1943-07-27)
ElectrifiedU-Bahn.svg at opening
S-Bahn-Logo.svg 1 June 1958; 63 years ago (1958-06-01)[4]
Services
Preceding station Hamburg S-Bahn Following station
Berliner Tor S2 Tiefstack
towards Bergedorf
Berliner Tor S21 Tiefstack
towards Aumühle
Location
Rothenburgsort is located in Hamburg
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Location in Hamburg
Rothenburgsort is located in Schleswig-Holstein
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Location in Schleswig-Holstein
Rothenburgsort is located in Germany
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Location in Germany
Rothenburgsort is located in Europe
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Location in Europe

HistoryEdit

The station was opened in 1907 to serve the commuter rail in Hamburg's south-eastern quarters. From 1915 until 1943, the station was also called by trains of the Hamburger Hochbahn with its tracks and platform located directly to the north of the S-Bahn premises. In 1958 Rothenburgsort station was electrified and integrated into the Hamburg S-Bahn network.

Station layoutEdit

Rothenburgsort station is located on the eastern side of Billhorner Deich, the elevated rail tracks cross the street on an iron bridge. The only entrance to the one island platform is located at this bridge. The station is going to be reconstructed until December 2022, including new bridges over Billhorner Deich. The historical charm will be refurbished, but be brought to the 21st century, including an elevator and a convenience store on platform.

ServiceEdit

The lines S2 and S21 of Hamburg S-Bahn call at Rothenburgsort station.

GalleryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rothenburgsort". bahnhof.de (in German). Deutsche Bahn AG. Retrieved 5 November 2014.
  2. ^ "Stationspreisliste 2022" [Station price list 2022] (PDF) (in German). DB Station&Service. 7 February 2022. Retrieved 13 March 2022.
  3. ^ "Tarifplan" (PDF). Hamburger Verkehrsverbund. 9 December 2018. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Haltestelle Rothenburgsort". hamburger-bahnhoefe.de (in German). Retrieved 5 November 2014.

External linksEdit

  Media related to S-Bahnhof Rothenburgsort at Wikimedia Commons