Kinnekulle Line

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Kinnekulle Line
Kinnekullebanan.jpg
Kinnekulle Line
Overview
Type Regional Rail
Status Operational
Locale Västra Götaland County
Termini Gårdsjö
Håkantorp
Operation
Opened 1877
Operator(s) Swedish Transport Administration
Technical
Line length 121 kilometres (75 mi)
Number of tracks One
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Electrification No
Operating speed 100 km/h (60 mph) maximum
Route map

Kinnekulle Line (Swedish: Kinnekullebanan) is a 121-kilometer (75 mi) long unelectrified single track railway line from Håkantorp via Lidköping and Mariestad to Gårdsjö in Sweden. At Gårdsjö, it connects to the Western Main Line and at Håkantorp it connects with the Älvsborg Line. The line lacks both automatic train protection and centralized traffic control.

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