Hospital er 948 meter unna, 13 minutter. Sørli holdeplass 111,7 moh. Disse ble senere slått sammen til linje 71, Østmarkruten, Østbanen-Sværsvann. Ekebergbanen kan snarere defineres som forstadsbane enn bytrikk
During the Middle Ages, the farm of Ekeberg belonged.Rolf Hofmo, who had survived internment at the concentration camp of Sachsenhausen during the Second World War, proposed the idea of a free area for sport and other activities.Gamle Oslo and, nordstrand boroughs.
Many of the early houses are still present in the area.Shortly after World War II, there were discussions on how to use the area, and the idea of an was suggested.