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Tirana Rail Station

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Tirana Rail Station

Tirana Railway Station
Commuter rail
Station statistics
Coordinates
Line(s) Durrës–Tiranë railway
Connections Bus, Taxi
Structure type Concrete
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Other information
Opened 1949
Closed 2013

Tirana Railway Station was the central railway hub of Tirana, Albania. The railway was connected to other cities in Albania including Vlorë and Durrës.[1] The railway station is said to have no luggage office.[2]

On 2 September 2013 the Tirana station was closed for passenger and freight transport, as it should be demolished to make room for a new boulevard that will lead over the station area to the north. A completely new district will be created. In the northwestern district of Tirana Lapraka a new station will be built, which is planned as a multi-functional terminal for railway, tram and bus. Until his opening, the railway transport between Tirana and Vorë remains closed. [3]

See also

Train in Tirana

References

  1. ^ Central and South-Eastern Europe 2004. Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2004 Series (4 ed.) ( 
  2. ^ Jeroen van Marle, Alwyn Thomson, Tirana In Your Pocket
  3. ^ Tiranë, stacioni i trenit zhvendoset në Vorë

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