Samedan railway station

Samedan railway station is a railway station in the municipality of Samedan, in the Swiss canton of Graubünden. It is an important interchange station on the Rhaetian Railway network between the Albula Railway line (between Chur and St. Moritz) and the Samedan–Pontresina railway.[1] Hourly services operate on each line.

Samedan
Red train at island platform
A train arrives at platform 3 in 2003
General information
LocationVia Retica
Samedan
Switzerland
Coordinates46°32′1.53604″N 9°52′25.06800″E / 46.5337600111°N 9.8736300000°E / 46.5337600111; 9.8736300000Coordinates: 46°32′1.53604″N 9°52′25.06800″E / 46.5337600111°N 9.8736300000°E / 46.5337600111; 9.8736300000
Elevation1,705 m (5,594 ft)
Owned byRhaetian Railway
Line(s)
Distance97.7 km (60.7 mi) from Landquart[1]
Train operators
ConnectionsEngadin Bus [de] buses[2]
Other information
Fare zone40 (Engadin Mobil)[2]
History
Opened1 July 1903 (1903-07-01)
Passengers
20182,900 per weekday[3]
Services
Preceding station Rhaetian Railway Following station
Celerina
towards St. Moritz
InterRegio
Bever
towards Chur
RegioExpress
Bever
towards Landquart
Punt Muragl
towards Pontresina
Regio
Bever
towards Scuol-Tarasp
Celerina
towards St. Moritz
Regio
Limited service
Bever
towards Chur
Preceding station Glacier Express Following station
St. Moritz
Terminus
Glacier Express Filisur
towards Zermatt
Location
Samedan is located in Switzerland
Samedan
Samedan
Location within Switzerland
Samedan is located in Canton of Graubünden
Samedan
Samedan
Samedan (Canton of Graubünden)
Platforms 2 and 3, facing St. Moritz
Samedan from above. The station can be seen in the centre of the image

ServicesEdit

The following services stop at Samedan:[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Eisenbahnatlas Schweiz. Cologne: Schweers + Wall. 2012. p. 38. ISBN 978-3-89494-130-7.
  2. ^ a b "Linien- und Zonenplan" (PDF) (in German). Engadin Bus. 13 June 2020. Retrieved 2 August 2020.
  3. ^ "Passagierfrequenz". Swiss Federal Railways. September 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2020.
  4. ^ "Chur - Thusis - St. Moritz" (PDF) (in German). Bundesamt für Verkehr. 3 October 2019. Retrieved 2 August 2020.

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