Lillestrøm Station

Lillestrøm Station (Norwegian: Lillestrøm stasjon) is a railway station serving the town of Lillestrøm in Skedsmo, Norway. Located on the Gardermoen Line and the Trunk Line as well as being the western terminus of the Kongsvinger Line, it is the main transport hub of the eastern parts of the Greater Oslo area, and all trains east of Oslo – local, regional, airport express, and long-distance express – call at Lillestrøm.

Lillestrøm
Flytoget Lillestrøm stasjon.jpg
An Airport Express Train at Lillestrøm station
General information
LocationLillestrømSkedsmo
Norway
Coordinates59°57′11″N 11°2′40″E / 59.95306°N 11.04444°E / 59.95306; 11.04444Coordinates: 59°57′11″N 11°2′40″E / 59.95306°N 11.04444°E / 59.95306; 11.04444
Elevation109.0 m (357.6 ft) AMSL
Owned byNorwegian National Rail Administration
Operated byNorges Statsbaner
Airport Express Train
SJ
Line(s)Gardermoen Line
Trunk Line
Kongsvinger Line
Distance20.95 km (13.02 mi)
Platforms8
ConnectionsBus: Ruter
Other information
Station codeLLS
Fare zone
History
Opened1854; 168 years ago (1854)
Location
Lillestrøm is located in Norway
Lillestrøm
Lillestrøm
Location within Norway

HistoryEdit

The station was built as part of the Trunk Line, Norway's first railway, and opened in 1854.[1] When the new Gardermoen Line from Oslo via Oslo Airport, Gardermoen to Eidsvoll opened in 1998 the station was completely renovated and became the only stop for the Airport Express Train east of Oslo.

Lines and servicesEdit

Preceding station   Following station
Sagdalen Trunk Line Leirsund
Kongsvinger Line Tuen
Oslo S Gardermoen Line Oslo Airport
Preceding station Local trains Following station
Sagdalen L1 SpikkestadOslo SLillestrøm  
Oslo S L12 KongsbergOslo SEidsvoll   Oslo Airport
L13 DrammenOslo SDal   Leirsund
L14 AskerOslo SKongsvinger   Tuen
Preceding station Regional trains Following station
Oslo S R10 DrammenOslo SLillehammer   Oslo Airport
Oslo S R11 SkienOslo SEidsvoll   Oslo Airport
Preceding station   Following station
Oslo S F2 DrammenOslo Airport   Oslo Airport
Preceding station Express trains Following station
Oslo S 21   Oslo STrondheim S   Oslo Airport
  Oslo SStockholm C   Sørumsand

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