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Portbou railway station

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Owned by  Adif
Station code  79315
Province  Province of Girona
Structure type  At-grade
Opened  1878
Portbou railway station
Location  Carrer Claudi Planas 17497 Portbou Spain
Operated by  Renfe Operadora and SNCF
Line(s)  Barcelona–Cerbère (PK 97.227) Narbonne–Portbou
Address  17497 Portbou, Province of Girona, Spain
Owner  Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias
Similar  Gare de Cerbère, Costa Brava, Église Notre‑Dame‑des‑Anges de Collio, Maçanet‑Massanes railway station, Figueres railway station

Portbou is a railway station serving Portbou in Catalonia, Spain. It is on the Barcelona–Cerbère railway and the Narbonne–Portbou railway. The station is owned by Adif and is served by Rodalies de Catalunya regional line R11 and Girona commuter rail service line RG1. SNCF-operated TER Languedoc-Roussillon and Intercités trains also serve the station.

The station is a border railway station where all trains have to stop, as those coming from/going into France have to change gauge from 1,668 mm (5 ft 5 2132 in) Iberian gauge to 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge. Between Cerbère railway station and Portbou railway station, both track gauges run together.

References

Portbou railway station Wikipedia


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