Birkerød station

Birkerød station is the railway station in Birkerød north of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is served by S-trains on the Hillerød radial. The railway station was built in 1864 and the first S-trains were used in 1968.

Birkerød
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S-train station
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Coordinates55°50′25″N 12°25′26″E / 55.84028°N 12.42389°E / 55.84028; 12.42389Coordinates: 55°50′25″N 12°25′26″E / 55.84028°N 12.42389°E / 55.84028; 12.42389
Owned byDSB
Line(s)mon-fri line E, sat-sun & holidays line B
Platforms1 side platform
1 island platform
History
Opened1864
Services
Preceding station   S-train   Following station
toward Køge
E
toward Hillerød
B
toward Holte

When built, the railroad station was situated a bit outside Birkerød. The reason for this was that it had to be situated on a hill to make it easier to get the trains started again after stopping. But today, Birkerød has grown a lot, so it is now located in the centre of the city.

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External linksEdit

  Media related to Birkerød Station at Wikimedia Commons