S9 (Rhine-Main S-Bahn)

The S9 service of the S-Bahn Rhein-Main system bearing the KBS (German scheduled railway route) number 645.9.

S9
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Train crossing the Main river in Frankfurt
Overview
TypeRapid transit, Commuter rail
SystemS-Bahn Rhein-Main
StatusOperational
LocaleFrankfurt Rhine-Main
TerminiWiesbaden Hauptbahnhof
Hanau Hauptbahnhof
Stations26
ServicesTaunus Railway, Main Railway, Citytunnel Frankfurt, South Main S-Bahn
Line number9
Operation
Opened2000 (2000)
OwnerRhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund
Operator(s)DB Regio
Depot(s)Frankfurt Hbf
Rolling stockDB Class 420
Technical
Line length66.1 km (41.1 mi)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
ElectrificationOverhead line
Route number645.9

RoutesEdit

Taunus RailwayEdit

Main RailwayEdit

City tunnelEdit

The city tunnel is an underground, pure S-Bahn route used by almost all services (except for the S7 service which terminates at the central station). In a short section between Mühlberg and Offenbach-Kaiserlei a line parallel with the South Main railway is used.

South Main S-BahnEdit

HistoryEdit

This service was first introduced in 2000 to provide an alternative route to Wiesbaden via Frankfurt Airport skipping Rhineland-Palatinate and its capital Mainz.

OperationEdit

  1. Wiesbaden Hbf – Hanau Hbf
  2. Wiesbaden Hbf – Frankfurt Hbf
  3. Wiesbaden Hbf – Offenbach Ost (sundays only)
  4. Flughafen Regionalbahnhof – Frankfurt Hbf (former S15 service)
  5. Flughafen Regionalbahnhof – Offenbach Ost (sundays only)
  Journey time Station Transfer S-Bahn service
since
1 2 3 4 5

WiesbadenEdit

0   Wiesbaden Hbf     1978
4 +4 Wiesbaden Ost     1978
8 +4 Mainz-Kastel   1978

Kreis Groß-GerauEdit

15 +7   Mainz-Bischofsheim   1978
18 +3 Rüsselsheim-Opelwerk   1978
21 +3 Rüsselsheim   1978
24 +3 Raunheim   1978
29 +5 Kelsterbach   1978

Frankfurt am MainEdit

35 +6   Frankfurt Flughafen Regionalbahnhof   1978
37 +2 Gateway Gardens   2019
39 +3   Frankfurt Stadion     1978
42 +3   Frankfurt-Niederrad     1978
46 +4   Frankfurt Hbf                     1978
47 +5   Frankfurt Hbf (tief)                     1978
49 +2 Taunusanlage               1978
51 +2   Hauptwache                           1978
52 +1   Konstablerwache                       1983
54 +2 Ostendstraße               1990
56 +2   Mühlberg       1992

OffenbachEdit

59 +3   Offenbach-Kaiserlei       1995
61 +2   Ledermuseum       1995
63 +2   Marktplatz       1995
66 +3   Offenbach Ost       1995

Kreis OffenbachEdit

70 +4   Mühlheim   1995
72 +2   Mühlheim-Dietesheim   1995

Main-Kinzig-KreisEdit

75 +3   Hanau-Steinheim   1995
78 +3 Hanau Hbf   1995

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