Besserud (station)

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Besserud
Station statistics
Address Holmenkollen, Oslo
Norway
Coordinates 59°57′27″N 10°40′20″E / 59.95750°N 10.67222°E / 59.95750; 10.67222Coordinates: 59°57′27″N 10°40′20″E / 59.95750°N 10.67222°E / 59.95750; 10.67222
Elevation 242.2 m (795 ft)
Line(s) Holmenkollen Line
Distance 9.1 km (5.7 mi) from Stortinget
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Opened 31 May 1898
Owned by Sporveien
Operator Sporveien T-banen
Reisekort Yes

Besserud is a station on the Holmenkollen Line (Line 1) on the Oslo Metro, between Midtstuen and Holmenkollen.[1]

History[edit]

The station was opened as Holmenkollen as the terminus of the Holmenkollen on 31 May 1889. When the line was extended to Frognerseteren on 16 May 1916 the station got its current name. The architect for the wooden station building was Paul Due.

Services[edit]

TERMINUS NEXT STATION
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TERMINUS
Frognerseteren Holmenkollen Line 1 Midtstuen Ellingsrudåsen

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