Station code Vl
Architect Koen van der Gaast
|Operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen|
Platforms in use 6
|Line(s) Maastricht–Venlo railway
Address 5911 KK Venlo, Netherlands
Similar Blerick railway station, Nijmegen railway station, Horst‑Sevenum railway station, Eindhoven railway station, Roermond railway station
Venlo railway station
Venlo railway station is located in Venlo, the Netherlands. It is situated on the Maastricht–Venlo railway, the Viersen–Venlo railway, the Venlo–Eindhoven railway and the Nijmegen–Venlo railway.
The first station in Venlo was opened on November 21, 1865. The current building dates from 1958 and is a typical Dutch station of the post-war era, featuring a clock tower and a large canopy spanning the front of the station.
There is a bus station for regional and city buses in front of the station, as well as a car park.
The following train services call at this station:
Venlo is a border station and therefore sees a significant number of shunting movements. On several tracks, the catenary can be switched between the 15 kV 16.7 Hz AC used on the Deutsche Bahn network and the 1500 V DC used by Nederlandse Spoorwegen network.