Värmland Line

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Värmland Line
Karlstad station 2016 03.jpg
X2000 at Karlstad C
Overview
Native name Värmlandsbanan
System Swedish railway
Status Open
Locale Sweden
Termini Laxå (connects Västra Stambanan)
Norwegian border
Operation
Operator(s) Swedish Transport Administration
Character Passenger and freight
Technical
Line length 208 km
Number of tracks 1
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Electrification 15 kV 16 23 Hz AC

The Värmland Line (Swedish: Värmlandsbanan), previously known as the Northwestern Main Line (Swedish: Nordvästra stambanan) is a 208-kilometer (129 mi) long railway line between Laxå and the Norway–Sweden border at Charlottenberg Station. In Norway, the line continues as the Kongsvinger Line.