Brakerøya Station

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Brakerøya
Brakerøya stasjon.JPG
Brakerøya station (2009)
Station statistics
Address Brakerøya, Drammen
Norway
Coordinates 59°44′37.100″N 10°13′58.001″E / 59.74363889°N 10.23277806°E / 59.74363889; 10.23277806Coordinates: 59°44′37.100″N 10°13′58.001″E / 59.74363889°N 10.23277806°E / 59.74363889; 10.23277806
Elevation 3.4 m (11 ft)
Line(s) Drammen Line
Distance 50.76 km (31.54 mi)
Platforms 2
Other information
Opened 1873
Owned by Norwegian National Rail Administration
Operator Norwegian State Railways

Brakerøya Station (Norwegian: Brakerøya stasjon) is a railway station located at the village of Brakerøya in Drammen, Norway on the Drammen Line. The station is served by commuter trains 440 and 450 with half hour headway by the Norwegian State Railways.

History[edit]

The station was opened in 1873, one year after the Drammen Line. It was heavily rebuilt in 1973 when Lieråsen Tunnel was opened and a new double track from Lieråsen Tunnel to Brakerøya was built.

Preceding station Line Following station
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Preceding station Local trains Following station
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