Lillestrøm Station

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Lillestrøm
Flytoget Lillestrøm stasjon.jpg
Airport Express Train at Lillestrøm Station
Station statistics
Address LillestrømSkedsmo
Norway
Coordinates 59°57′11″N 11°2′40″E / 59.95306°N 11.04444°E / 59.95306; 11.04444Coordinates: 59°57′11″N 11°2′40″E / 59.95306°N 11.04444°E / 59.95306; 11.04444
Elevation 109.0 m (357.6 ft) AMSL
Line(s) Gardermoen Line
Trunk Line
Kongsvinger Line
Connections Bus: Ruter
Distance 20.95 km (13.02 mi)
Platforms 4
Other information
Opened 1854
Owned by Norwegian National Rail Administration
Operator Norges Statsbaner
Airport Express Train
SJ
Fare zone

Lillestrøm Station (Norwegian: Lillestrøm stasjon) is a railway station located at Lillestrøm in Skedsmo, Norway. The station serves as the main transport hub of the eastern parts of Greater Oslo and all trains east of Oslo stop at Lillestrøm. The station is located on both the Gardermoen Line and the Trunk Line, and is the terminus of the Kongsvinger Line.

The station served local, regional, airport express and express trains. It is also the terminus for the local trains between Lillestrøm and Asker.

History[edit]

The station was built as part of the Trunk Line, Norway's first railway, and opened in 1854.[1] When the new Gardermoen Line from Oslo via Oslo Airport, Gardermoen to Eidsvoll opened in 1998 the station was completely renovated and became the only stop for the Airport Express Train east of Oslo.

External links and references[edit]

Preceding station Line Following station
Sagdalen Trunk Line Frogner
Oslo S Gardermoen Line Kløfta
Kongsvinger Line Tuen
Preceding station Express trains Following station
Oslo S   Oslo STrondheim S   Oslo Airport
  Oslo SStockholm C   Sørumsand
Preceding station Regional trains Following station
Oslo S R10 SkienOslo SLillehammer   Oslo Airport
Oslo S F2 Airport Express Train   Oslo Airport
Preceding station Local trains Following station
Sagdalen L1 SpikkestadOslo SLillestrøm  
Oslo S L12 KongsbergOslo SEidsvoll   Oslo Airport
L13 DrammenOslo SDal   Leirsund
L14 AskerOslo SKongsvinger   Tuen