Tiefencastel railway station

Tiefencastel railway station is a railway station in the municipality of Tiefencastel, in the Swiss canton of Graubünden. It is an intermediate stop on the 1,000 mm (3 ft 3+38 in) metre gauge Albula line of the Rhaetian Railway.[1] Hourly services operate on this section of the line.

Tiefencastel
Two-story building with gabled roof next to double-track railway line and side platforms
The station in 2007
General information
LocationJulierstrasse
Tiefencastel
Switzerland
Coordinates46°39′49.96796″N 9°34′22.29578″E / 46.6638799889°N 9.5728599389°E / 46.6638799889; 9.5728599389Coordinates: 46°39′49.96796″N 9°34′22.29578″E / 46.6638799889°N 9.5728599389°E / 46.6638799889; 9.5728599389
Elevation884 m (2,900 ft)
Owned byRhaetian Railway
Line(s)Albula line
Distance53.9 km (33.5 mi) from Landquart[1]
Train operators
ConnectionsPostAuto Schweiz buses[2]
History
Opened1 July 1903 (1903-07-01)
Electrified15 October 1919 (1919-10-15)
Passengers
2018470 per weekday[3]
Services
Preceding station Rhaetian Railway Following station
Filisur
towards Tirano
Bernina Express Chur
Terminus
Filisur
towards St. Moritz
InterRegio
Reichenau-Tamins
towards Chur
Regio
Limited service
Thusis
towards Chur
Preceding station Glacier Express Following station
Filisur
towards St. Moritz
Glacier Express Chur
towards Zermatt
Location
Tiefencastel is located in Switzerland
Tiefencastel
Tiefencastel
Location within Switzerland
Tiefencastel is located in Canton of Graubünden
Tiefencastel
Tiefencastel
Tiefencastel (Canton of Graubünden)

ServicesEdit

The following services stop at Tiefencastel:[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Eisenbahnatlas Schweiz. Cologne: Schweers + Wall. 2012. p. 37. ISBN 978-3-89494-130-7.
  2. ^ "Liniennetz Chur/Mittelbünden" (PDF) (in German). PostBus Switzerland. 15 December 2019. 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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