Hauger (station)

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Hauger
Station statistics
Address Akershus, Norway, Bærum
Norway
Coordinates 59°54′39″N 10°30′41″E / 59.91083°N 10.51139°E / 59.91083; 10.51139Coordinates: 59°54′39″N 10°30′41″E / 59.91083°N 10.51139°E / 59.91083; 10.51139
Line(s) Kolsås Line
Distance 16.5 km (10.3 mi) from Stortinget
Structure type At-grade
Other information
Opened 1 January 1930
Closed 1 July 2006
Owned by Sporveien
Operator Sporveien T-banen
Reisekort Yes
Services
Preceding station   Oslo Metro Piktogram.svg Oslo Metro   Following station
towards Avløs
Line 2
closed for maintenance

Hauger is a station on the Kolsås Line (line 6) on the Oslo Metro system. It is between Kolsås and Gjettum, 16.5 kilometers (10.3 mi) from Stortinget. It serves the neighborhood Hauger and the mainly industrial area Rud. Two upper secondary schools Rud and Rosenvilde are located in its vicinity.

The station was opened on 1 January 1930 as part of the tramway Lilleaker Line.[1]

Along with most of the line, Hauger has been closed for upgrades since 1 July 2006 and its service is temporarily provided by bus route 42.[2] Hauger will among other things, receive longer platforms which can accommodate trains with up to six cars like most of the subway system.

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