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Aarau railway station

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Elevation  383.3 m above the sea
Operated by  SBB-CFF-FFS, WSB
Phone  +41 900 300 300
Architect  Jakob Friedrich Wanner
Owned by  SBB-CFF-FFS
Opened  9 June 1856
Owner  Swiss Federal Railways
Aarau railway station
Location  Bahnhofstrasse 72 5000 Aarau AG Aarau, Aargau Switzerland
Line(s)  Olten–Aarau Baden–Aarau Wynental- und Suhrentalbahn
Distance  41.5 km (25.8 mi) from Basel SBB
Address  Bahnhofplatz, 5001 Aarau, Switzerland
Similar  Brugg railway station, Olten railway station, Wildpark Roggenhausen, Winterthur railway station, Naturama Aargau

Aarau railway station (German: Bahnhof Aarau) serves the municipality of Aarau, capital city of the canton of Aargau, Switzerland. Opened in 1856, it is owned and operated by SBB-CFF-FFS.

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The station forms the junction between the Olten–Aarau railway line and Baden–Aarau railway line. Previously, it was also a terminus of the now closed Aarau–Suhr railway line.

On the southern side of the station yard is a separate station for the metre gauge trains of the Wynental- und Suhrentalbahn.

Location

Aarau railway station is situated in the Bahnhofstrasse, at the south eastern edge of the old town.

Long distance

The following long distance services call at Aarau:

  • InterCity and InterRegio trains to Zürich HB – St. Gallen, Zürich HB – Chur, Basel, Bern, Biel/Bienne – Lausanne and Biel/Bienne – Geneva.
  • RegioExpress trains to Olten, Brugg - Wettingen and Zürich.
  • Aargau S-Bahn

    The station is the focal point of the Aargau S-Bahn network, and is served by the following lines of that network:

  • S 23 Langenthal – Olten – Aarau – Lenzburg – Brugg – Baden
  • S 26 Aarau / Lenzburg – Wohlen – Muri – Rotkreuz
  • S 29 (Langenthal – Olten –) Aarau – Wildegg – Brugg – Turgi
  • Zürich S-Bahn

    There is also a Zürich S-Bahn line that originates and terminates at Aargau:

  • S 3 ( Aarau – Lenzburg – ) Dietikon – Zürich HB – Effretikon – Wetzikon
  • References

    Aarau railway station Wikipedia


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