Verdal Station

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Verdal
Verdal Station2.JPG
Station statistics
Address VerdalsøraVerdal
Norway
Coordinates 63°47′27″N 11°29′05″E / 63.79073°N 11.48470°E / 63.79073; 11.48470Coordinates: 63°47′27″N 11°29′05″E / 63.79073°N 11.48470°E / 63.79073; 11.48470
Elevation 6.6 metres (22 ft) above sea level
Line(s) Nordland Line
Connections Bus: TrønderBilene
Distance 96.23 kilometres (59.79 mi)
Platforms 2
Other information
Opened 1 November 1904
Owned by Norwegian National Rail Administration
Operator Norwegian State Railways

Verdal Station (Norwegian: Verdal stasjon) is a railway station located in the town of Verdalsøra in the municipality of Verdal in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. The station is located along the Nordland Line and it serves the entire municipality of Verdal except the Vinne area which is served by Bergsgrav Station. The station is served by the Trøndelag Commuter Rail service between Steinkjer and Trondheim and also by regional trains to Bodø and Trondheim.[1]

History[edit]

Verdal station in the late 1940s.

The station was opened on 1 November 1904 on the Hell–Sunnan Line as the section to Verdal was finished. It was named Værdalen until 1 June 1919 when it was changed to its present name.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Verdal" (in Norwegian). Jernbaneverket. Retrieved 2011-06-26. 
  2. ^ "Verdal stasjon" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Railway Club. Retrieved 26 June 2011. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station Line Following station
Bergsgrav Nordland Line Røra
Preceding station Local trains Following station
Bergsgrav   Trøndelag Commuter Rail   Røra