Hauger (station)

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Hauger
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A T1300 train at Hauger in 1982
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
Owned by Sporveien
Operator Sporveien T-banen
Reisekort Yes
Services
Preceding station   Oslo Metro Piktogram.svg Oslo Metro   Following station
Terminus
Line 2

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 was closed for upgrades between 1 July 2006 and 12 October 2014 with its service temporarily provided by bus route 42.[2] Hauger, among other things, received longer platforms which can accommodate trains with up to six cars like most of the subway system.

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