Route of S8
0.0km
1.0
Hagen (Westphalia)-Wehringhausen S 9
3.0
Hagen (Westphalia)-Heubing S 9
5.3
Hagen (Westphalia)-Westerbauer S 9
6.9
Gevelsberg-Knapp S 9
9.9
Gevelsberg S 9
10.9
Gevelsberg-Kipp S 9
11.9
Gevelsberg West S 9
16.1
Schwelm S 9
17.9
Schwelm West S 9
20.0
Wuppertal-Langerfeld S 9
21.2
Wuppertal-Oberbarmen S 7S 9
23.2
Wuppertal-Barmen S 7S 9
25.1
Wuppertal-Unterbarmen S 7S 9
26.7
Wuppertal S 7S 9
27.4
Wuppertal-Steinbeck S 9
30.2
Wuppertal Zoologischer Garten S 9
31.0
Wuppertal-Sonnborn S 9
32.9
Wuppertal-Vohwinkel S 9S 68
37.9
Gruiten S 68
41.1
Hochdahl-Millrath S 68
42.6
Hochdahl S 68
45.6
Erkrath S 68
48.2
Düsseldorf-Gerresheim S 28S 68
52.2
Düsseldorf-Flingern S 28S 68
53.7
Düsseldorf S 1S 6S 11S 28S 68
54.6
Düsseldorf-Friedrichstadt S 11S 28
55.7
Düsseldorf-Bilk S 11S 28
57.5
Düsseldorf Völklinger Straße S 11S 28
58.3
Düsseldorf-Hamm S 11S 28
60.0
Neuss Rheinparkcenter S 11S 28
62.1
Neuss Am Kaiser S 11S 28
64.6
Neuss Hbf S 11S 28
70.2
Büttgen
73.9
Kleinenbroich
76.8
Korschenbroich
79.6
Mönchengladbach-Lürrip
81.6
Mönchengladbach Hbf
Source: German railway atlas[1]

Line S 8 is an S-Bahn line operated by DB Regio on the Rhine-Ruhr network. It runs from Hagen Hauptbahnhof in the west to Mönchengladbach Hauptbahnhof in the east via Wuppertal Hauptbahnhof, Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof and Neuss Hauptbahnhof. It is operated between Düsseldorf and Wuppertal-Oberbarmen station at 20-minute intervals using class 422 electric multiple units.[2] One out of three trains continues to Hagen, running hourly. An S 9 service and three Regional-Express services (Wupper-Express, Rhein-Münsterland-Express and Maas-Wupper-Express) also operate between Wuppertal-Vohwinkel and Hagen each hour.

Line S 8 runs over lines built by various railway companies:

S-Bahn services commenced on the whole length of the route on 29 May 1988.

References

  1. ^ Eisenbahnatlas Deutschland (German railway atlas). Schweers + Wall. 2009. pp. 50, 140–3. ISBN 978-3-89494-139-0.
  2. ^ "S8: WHagen - Düsseldorf - M.Gladbach". NRW rail archive (in German). André Joost. Retrieved 1 October 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)