S4 (Munich)

Line S4 is a line on the Munich S-Bahn network. It is operated by DB Regio Bayern. It runs from Geltendorf station to Ebersberg station via Pasing, central Munich, Munich East and Grafing station.

S4
Grafing Bahnhof S-Bahn.JPG
Overview
Line numberS4
LocaleMunich, Bavaria, Germany
Service
SystemMunich S-Bahn
Route number999.4
Operator(s)S-Bahn Munich
Rolling stockDBAG Class 423
Technical
Electrification15 kV, 16.7 Hz AC Overhead lines
S4: stations and transfer opportunities
Geltendorf
Türkenfeld
Grafrath
Schöngeising
Buchenau
Fürstenfeldbruck
Eichenau
Puchheim
Aubing
Leienfelsstraße
Pasing S3S6S8S20
Laim S1S2S3S6S8
Hirschgarten S1S2S3S6S8
Donnersbergerbrücke S1S2S3S6S7S8
Hackerbrücke S1S2S3S6S7S8
Munich Hbf U1U2U4U5S1S2S3S6S7S8
Karlsplatz U4U5S1S2S3S6S7S8
Marienplatz U3U6S1S2S3S6S7S8
Isartor S1S2S3S6S7S8
Rosenheimer Platz S1S2S3S6S7S8
Munich East U5S1S2S3S6S7S8
Leuchtenbergring S1S2S6S8
Berg am Laim S2S6
Trudering U2S6
Gronsdorf S6
Haar S6
Vaterstetten S6
Baldham S6
Zorneding S6
Eglharting
Kirchseeon
Grafing
Grafing Stadt
Ebersberg
Source: German railway atlas[1]

The line is operated at 20-minute intervals between Grafrath or Buchenau and Grafing station. Two out of three trains an hour continue from Buchenau to Geltendorf and from Grafing station to Ebersberg, so that the gap between trains alternates between 20 and 40 minutes. It is operated using class 423 four-car electrical multiple units, usually as two coupled sets. In the evenings and on Sundays they generally run as single sets.

The line runs over lines built at various times:

S-Bahn services on line S 4 between Geltendorf and Ebersberg commenced on 28 May 1972. For a period up to 2009, the section from Munich East to Ebersberg was operated as the former line S 5.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Eisenbahnatlas Deutschland (German railway atlas) (2009/2010 ed.). Schweers + Wall. 2009. pp. 107, 164–7. ISBN 978-3-89494-139-0.
  2. ^ Bufe, Siegfried (1991). Allgäubahn, München - Kempten - Lindau (Allgäu Railway) (in German). Egglham. ISBN 3-922138-41-1.
  3. ^ Wolfgang Klee (1994). Bayerische Eisenbahngeschichte - part 1: 1835-1875, Bayern Report 1 (in German). Fürstenfeldbruck: Hermann Merker Verlag.
  4. ^ Reinhard Pospischil, Ernst Rudolph (1997). S-Bahn München. Düsseldorf: Alba. p. 205. ISBN 3-87094-358-0.
  5. ^ Bufe Siegfried (1995). Hauptbahn München–Salzburg (in German). Egglham: Bufe-Fachbuchverlag. ISBN 3-922138-57-8.
  6. ^ Armin Franzke, Josef Mauerer (2010). 1860-2010: 150 Jahre Bahnstrecke Rosenheim – Salzburg (in German). München: PB Service. pp. 43 f. ISBN 978-3-9812639-2-3.
  7. ^ Municipality of Ebersberg and Municipality of Grafing, ed. (1999). 100 Jahre Lokalbahn Grafing–Ebersberg 1899–1999 (in German). Neukeferloh: Verlag Lutz Garnies. ISBN 3-926163-17-8.