Almere parkwijk railway station

Almere Parkwijk
Station statistics
Address Netherlands

52°22′36″N 5°14′40″E / 52.37667°N 5.24444°E / 52.37667; 5.24444Coordinates: 52°22′36″N 5°14′40″E / 52.37667°N 5.24444°E / 52.37667; 5.24444

Line(s) Weesp–Lelystad railway
Platforms 2
Other information
Opened 1 February 1996
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
toward Hoofddorp
NS Sprinter 4300
NS Sprinter 4600
toward Zwolle
NS Sprinter 4900
Almere Parkwijk railway station

Almere Parkwijk is a railway station which lies in Almere, in the Netherlands. It is located approximately 24 km east of Amsterdam. It is on the Weesp–Lelystad railway. The station is on the newest polder in the Netherlands, the Flevopolder which is in the Flevoland province. The station was opened on 1 February 1996. Although the station was built 9 years after the other Almere stations it is styled in the same way as Almere Muziekwijk and Almere Buiten.

Almere has become a commuter city for Amsterdam. The first house was built in 1976 and on 7 July 2008, it was recorded that there were 184 405 citizens living in Almere. The station lies in the centre of the 'Parkwijk' the Park Estate and the 'Verzetswijk'.

Train services

The following train services call at Almere Parkwijk:

  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Hoofddorp - Schiphol - Duivendrecht - Almere Oostvaarders
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Amsterdam - Weesp - Almere - Lelystad - Zwolle
  • 2x per hour local service (sprinter) Utrecht - Hilversum - Almere Oostvaarders

Bus services

  • 5 Muziekwijk - Kruidenwijk - Almere Centrum - Parkwijk - Landgoederenbuurt - Station Buiten - Oostvaarders
  • 6 Noorderplassen - Kruidenwijk - Almere Centrum - Danswijk - Parkwijk
  • 7 Almere Centrum - Parkwijk - Tussen de Vaarten - Sallandsekant
  • 155 Holendrecht - Bijlmer ArenA - Bijlmermeer - Muiden P&R - Almere Gooisekant - Almere Parkwijk
  • 322 Amsterdam Amstel - Muiden P&R - Almere Poort - Gooisekant - Almere Parkwijk

Night Buses

Bus Service Operator From To Via Frequency Notes
A Connexxion Station Almere Centrum Station Almere Centrum Waterwijk, Molenbuurt, Station Almere Buiten, Station Almere Oostvaarders,Tussen De Vaarten, Station Almere Parkwijk, Danswijk, Filmwijk Hourly (4 Journeys) Almere Nightbus, Friday and Saturday Night, Circular Service
C Connexxion Station Almere Centrum Station Almere Centrum Filmwijk, Danswijk, Station Almere Parkwijk, Tussen De Vaarten, Station Almere Oostvaarders, Station Almere Buiten, Molenbuurt, Waterwijk Hourly (4 Journeys) Almere Nightbus, Saturday Night, Circular Service

External links

  • NS website (Dutch)
  • Dutch Public Transport journey planner (Dutch)
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