Tsumeb railway station

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Tsumeb railway station
Namibian Railway station
LocationTsumeb
Namibia
Coordinates19°13′47″S 17°42′08″E / 19.2297°S 17.7023°E / -19.2297; 17.7023Coordinates: 19°13′47″S 17°42′08″E / 19.2297°S 17.7023°E / -19.2297; 17.7023
Elevation1,281 metres (4,203 ft)
Operated byTransNamib
Line(s)Windhoek–Tsumeb
Northern Extension
Platforms2
Tracks5
Construction
Structure typeAt Ground Single-track
ParkingAvailable
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusFunctional
ElectrifiedNo.
Location
Northeastern Namibia

Tsumeb railway station is a station located in the mining town of Tsumeb in northeastern Namibia.

History[edit]

Trains[edit]

Diagram Tsumeb railway station 2007.jpg

Transport[edit]

It is served by a mostly freight railway. The extension of the railway towards the Angolan border in 2012 provided a bypass formed by a Triangle, and Tsumeb station now finds itself a terminal station east of the triangle.

Tsumeb has a plant for the manufacture of concrete sleepers.

Nearest airports[edit]

The nearest airports are Ondangwa Airport at Ondangwa, Tsumeb Airport at Tsumeb, and Otjiwarongo Airport at Otjiwarongo.

Adjacent station(s)[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Namibia travel guide from Wikivoyage