Brakerøya Station

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Brakerøya
Brakerøya stasjon.JPG
Brakerøya station (2009)
Location Brakerøya, Drammen
Norway
Coordinates 59°44′37.100″N 10°13′58.001″E / 59.74363889°N 10.23277806°E / 59.74363889; 10.23277806Coordinates: 59°44′37.100″N 10°13′58.001″E / 59.74363889°N 10.23277806°E / 59.74363889; 10.23277806
Elevation 3.4 m (11 ft)
Owned by Norwegian National Rail Administration
Operated by Norwegian State Railways
Line(s) Drammen Line
Distance 50.76 km (31.54 mi)
Platforms 2
History
Opened 1873

Brakerøya Station (Norwegian: Brakerøya stasjon) is a railway station located at the village of Brakerøya in Drammen, Norway on the Drammen Line. The station is served by commuter trains 440 and 450 with half-hour headway by the Norwegian State Railways.

History[edit]

The station was opened in 1873, one year after the Drammen Line. It was heavily rebuilt in 1973 when Lieråsen Tunnel was opened and a new double track from Lieråsen Tunnel to Brakerøya was built.

Preceding station Line Following station
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Preceding station Local trains Following station
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