Gare de Bourg-Saint-Maurice

Bourg-Saint-Maurice is a railway station in Bourg-Saint-Maurice, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in south-east France.

Bourg-Saint-Maurice
SNCF Eurostar w:Thalys
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Gare de Bourg-Saint-Maurice
LocationBourg-Saint-Maurice, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes,
 France
Line(s)Ligne de la Tarentaise
Platforms8
Tracks8
History
Opened20 November 1913
Services
Preceding station   SNCF   Following station
toward Paris-Lyon
TGVTerminus
toward Chambéry
TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 52Terminus
Preceding station   Eurostar   Following station
EurostarTerminus
Preceding station   Thalys   Following station
Thalys Neige (winter)Terminus

The StationEdit

The station is located at the end of the St-Pierre-d'Albigny-Bourg-Saint-Maurice railway. The station is served by TGV (high speed), Lunéa (night train) and TER (local) services operated by SNCF. During the winter months Eurostar services from London and Thalys services from Amsterdam and Brussels travel to Bourg-Saint-Maurice. The station was heavily rebuilt for the 1992 Winter Olympics at Albertville. The station also features some sidings for passenger trains when not in use.

Train servicesEdit

The following services currently call at Bourg-Saint-Maurice:

  • high speed service (Thalys) Amsterdam - Brussels - Chambéry - Bourg-Saint-Maurice
Series Train Type Route Material Notes
  High Speed Train Paris-Gare de Lyon - Chambéry - Albertville - Moûtiers - Salins - Brides-les-Bains - Aime-La Plagne - Landry - Bourg-Saint-Maurice TGV Sud-Est Weekends & Holidays
  Eurostar International High Speed Train London St Pancras - Ashford International - Moûtiers - Salins - Brides-les-Bains - Aime-La Plagne - Bourg-Saint-Maurice Eurostar Journeys to/from Bourg-Saint-Maurice operate on Saturdays (Winter)

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 45°37′05″N 6°46′18″E / 45.61806°N 6.77167°E / 45.61806; 6.77167