Gjøvik Station

Gjøvik Station (Norwegian: Gjøvik stasjon) is a railway station located in downtown Gjøvik in Oppland Norway. The station is the terminus of the Gjøvik Line. It is located 123.83 km from Oslo Central Station and at 129.2 meters above sea level. Gjøvik is served by regional trains by Vy Gjøvikbanen, a subsidiary of Vy.[1]

Gjøvik
Gjøvik stasjon sett fra mjøssida-B.jpg
LocationGjøvik
Norway
Coordinates60°47′50″N 10°41′39″E / 60.797154°N 10.694246°E / 60.797154; 10.694246Coordinates: 60°47′50″N 10°41′39″E / 60.797154°N 10.694246°E / 60.797154; 10.694246
Elevation129.2 m (424 ft)
Owned byBane NOR
Operated byVy Gjøvikbanen
Line(s)Gjøvik Line
Distance123.83 km (76.94 mi)
Platforms1
ConnectionsBus: Innlandstrafikk
Construction
ArchitectPaul Armin Due
Other information
Station codeGJØ
History
Opened28 November 1902

HistoryEdit

 
Gjøvik railway sign

The station was opened 28 November 1902. The station building was designed by the railroad architect Paul Armin Due. It was built in a tiled brick. It was expanded in 1937 and 1952. The building was extended heritage protection by Riksantikvaren in 2002. The station building currently houses the tourist information center for Gjøvik. [2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gjøvik Jernbanestasjon". Kulturminnesøk. Retrieved December 1, 2017.
  2. ^ "Gjøvik stasjon". jernbane.origo.no. Retrieved December 1, 2017.

External linksEdit

Preceding station   Following station
Raufoss Gjøvik Line
Preceding station Regional trains Following station
Raufoss R30 Oslo SGjøvik