De Vink railway station

Station De Vink
Location Netherlands
Coordinates 52°08′45″N 4°27′28″E / 52.14583°N 4.45778°E / 52.14583; 4.45778Coordinates: 52°08′45″N 4°27′28″E / 52.14583°N 4.45778°E / 52.14583; 4.45778
Operated by Nederlandse Spoorwegen
Line(s) Amsterdam–Rotterdam railway
Platforms 2
Other information
Station code Dvnk
Opened 1906, reopened 1985
Closed 1928
Preceding station   Nederlandse Spoorwegen   Following station
NS Sprinter 5700
NS Sprinter 6300
2x/hour; Not on evenings and weekends
toward Haarlem

De Vink is a railway station in the Netherlands. It is located near the former hamlet of De Vink, currently a part of Leiden.

The station re-opened in 1985. It is wedged in between the city of Leiden and the neighbouring town of Voorschoten. The tracks in the direction of The Hague are on Leiden ground. The tracks in the direction of Leiden are on Voorschoten ground. Because of this, it is currently the only railway station in the Netherlands not to feature the name of the city it is located in.

Train services

The following services call at De Vink:

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