Stephansplatz station (Hamburg U-Bahn)

Stephansplatz station is a metro station served by Hamburg U-Bahn line U1. It is located at Stephansplatz in the Neustadt (New Town) quarter of Hamburg.

Stephansplatz
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Hamburg U-Bahn station
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General information
LocationHamburg
Germany
Coordinates53°33′31″N 9°59′21″E / 53.5586°N 9.9892°E / 53.5586; 9.9892Coordinates: 53°33′31″N 9°59′21″E / 53.5586°N 9.9892°E / 53.5586; 9.9892
Operated byHamburger Hochbahn AG
Line(s)U 1
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeunderground
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeHHA: SN
Fare zoneHVV: A/000[1]
History
Opened2 June 1929; 93 years ago (1929-06-02)
Electrifiedat opening
Services
Preceding station Hamburg U-Bahn Following station
Hallerstraße U1 Jungfernstieg
Location
Stephansplatz is located in Hamburg
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Stephansplatz
Location in Hamburg
Stephansplatz is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Stephansplatz
Stephansplatz
Location in Schleswig-Holstein
Stephansplatz is located in Germany
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Stephansplatz
Location in Germany
Stephansplatz is located in Europe
Stephansplatz
Stephansplatz
Location in Europe

HistoryEdit

The station was opened on 2 June 1929 and refurbished in 1972.[2]

The platform was fully renovated from 2015 to 2016. It was partly heightened to facilitate easier access of disabled persons to the trains. A lift was added and opened on 30 May 2016.[3]

LocationEdit

Stephansplatz is an important junction on the Hamburg Wallring. Within walking distance lie Hamburg Dammtor station, the Messe ground and Congress Center Hamburg.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tarifplan" (PDF). Hamburger Verkehrsverbund. 9 December 2018. Retrieved 18 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Stephansplatz" (in German). Hamburger-Untergrundbahn.de. Retrieved 17 October 2012.
  3. ^ U1-Stephansplatz ab sofort barrierefrei, hochbahn.de, 30 May 2016

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