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Veendam railway station

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Operated by  NS Stations
Bus operators  Qbuzz
Opened  1910
Train operators  Arriva
Address  9641 Veendam, Netherlands
Province  Groningen
Veendam railway station

Location  Parallelweg Veendam, Netherlands
Line(s)  Stadskanaal–Zuidbroek railway
Connections  Bus lines 13, 71, 110, 171, 174, 271, 510
Similar  Stichting Stadskanaal Rail, Zuidbroek railway station, Sappemeer Oost railway st, Winschoten railway station, Uithuizermeeden railway station

Veendam ( [veːnˈdɑm]; abbreviation: Vdm) is an unstaffed railway station in Veendam in the Netherlands. It is located on the Stadskanaal–Zuidbroek railway after Zuidbroek as the present-day line terminus.

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Location

The railway station is located at the Parallelweg in the village of Veendam in the province of Groningen in the northeast of the Netherlands. It is situated on the Stadskanaal–Zuidbroek railway, where it is the present-day line terminus before the railway station Zuidbroek.

History

The station was previously served by passenger trains from 1 August 1910 to 17 May 1953. The station reopened on 1 May 2011, when the Veendam–Zuidbroek section of the Stadskanaal–Zuidbroek railway was reopened to passenger services.

Trains

The train services are operated by Arriva. The following local train service (Dutch: stoptrein) calls at Veendam twice per hour:

  • Stoptrein 37800: Groningen – Groningen Europapark – Kropswolde – Martenshoek – Hoogezand-Sappemeer – Sappemeer Oost – Zuidbroek – Veendam
  • Buses

    The bus services in the region are operated by Qbuzz. There are five regional and two local bus connections at the station in Veendam with the following destinations:

    References

    Veendam railway station Wikipedia