Cadenazzo–Luino railway

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Cadenazzo–Luino railway
San Nazzaro treno S30.jpg
Overview
Type Heavy rail
Status in use
Locale Switzerland, Italy
Termini Cadenazzo
Luino
Operation
Opened December 4, 1882 (1882-12-04)
Owner Swiss Federal Railways
Operator(s) TiLo
Technical
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Electrification 15 kV ​16 23 Hz AC, overhead line
Route map
from Bellinzona
159.48 Cadenazzo
to Locarno
163.96 Quartino
166.96 Magadino-Vira
170.54 San Nazzaro
172.83 Gerra (Gambarogno)
173.69 Ranzo-Sant'Abbondio
175.87
65.57
Border Switzerland-Italy
63.69 Pino-Tronzano
56.71 Maccagno
54.28 Colmegnasince 1983 [1]
50.73 Luino
to Milan and to Oleggio

The Cadenazzo–Luino railway is a railway line that joins Switzerland and Italy.

History[edit]

The line was opened on 4 December 1882 by the Gotthardbahn. On 1 May 1909 it became part of the Swiss Federal Railways. It was electrified on 11 June 1960.

Service[edit]

The railway is served by the line S30 of Ticino rapid transit network, operated by TiLo.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Notizie flash. In: ″I Treni Oggi″ Nr. 34 (December 1983), p. 8.

External links[edit]

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