Dordrecht - Public Transport

Public Transport

Dordrecht is well connected to the Dutch railroad system, and has several international connections. There are three railway stations; Dordrecht railway station, Zuid railway station and Stadspolders railway station. The train system hosts:

Four trainlines

  • South-West direction Roosendaal-and further (including international to Belgium)
  • South-East direction Breda, Eindhoven
  • North-West direction Rotterdam, The Hague, Amsterdam
  • East direction Gorinchem, Geldermalsen

The four operating trainlines serve three railway stations within the city boundaries (Dordrecht, Dordrecht Zuid, Dordrecht Stadspolders)

Main connections

  • Frequent international trains to Antwerp and Brussels, Belgium
  • Frequent services within the Netherlands:
    • Intercity line to Rotterdam, The Hague, Leiden, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Amsterdam (north-west)
    • Intercity line to Roosendaal and on to Vlissingen (south west)
    • Intercity line to Breda, Tilburg, Eindhoven, Helmond and Venlo (south east)
    • Several semi-fast services and local trains originate or call at Dordrecht.
  • Detailed information available from the site of the Nederlandse Spoorwegen (Dutch Railways)
  • Arriva, the city bus company of Dordrecht, also serving Werkendam, and also operating the Kop van 't Land ferry on the way
  • Waterbus:
    • route 1: Rotterdam Willemskade – Krimpen aan den IJssel Stormpolder – Ridderkerk De Schans – Alblasserdam Kade – Dordrecht Merwekade
    • route 2: Dordrecht Hooikade – Zwijndrecht Veerplein – Dordrecht Merwekade – Papendrecht Veerdam – Papendrecht Oosteind – Hollandse Biesbosch – Sliedrecht Middeldiep

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