Trosterud (station)

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OSLO T-bane orange icon.png
Trosterud t-bane 01.jpg
Photo: Tommeh72
Location Alna, Oslo
Coordinates 59°55′36″N 10°51′49″E / 59.92667°N 10.86361°E / 59.92667; 10.86361Coordinates: 59°55′36″N 10°51′49″E / 59.92667°N 10.86361°E / 59.92667; 10.86361
Owned by Sporveien
Operated by Sporveien T-banen
Line(s) Furuset Line
Distance 8.4 km (5.2 mi) from Stortinget
Structure type At-grade
Opened 15 December 1974

Trosterud is a station on Furusetbanen (line 2) in the Alna borough between Haugerud and Lindeberg, 8.4 km from Stortinget. The station is located overground, but is inside the Trosterud shopping centre, and not an open-air station. It is located in a largely residential area with several apartment buildings.

The station was opened on 15 December 1974 and was the end station until 19 February 1978. Formerly, Trosterud was one of the more blighted and unattractive stations in the east. Renovation of the station by adding artwork to the station area was completed 23 October 2004. The artistic work was partly done by the Trosterud youth club, led by artist Adriana Bertet, who also participated in the decoration of the station at Stovner.

Frognerseteren Haugerud Line 1 Lindeberg Ellingsrudåsen
Kolsås Line 2 Ellingsrudåsen


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