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Old July 19th, 2005, 07:16 PM   #1
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ATTIKO METRO (ATHENS METRO)

ATTIKO METRO
Athens Metro


List of the Stations:

List of stations in Line 2 (the red line)

Aghios Antonios - The current north end of the line.
Sepolia
Attiki near the train station
Larisa, near the train station
Metaxourgio NE of Omonia Square
Omonia - featuring Omonia Square, it connects also with the ISAP Metro Line 1.
Panepistimio - featuring the University of Athens
Syntagma - next to the Constitution Square, it also connects the Blue line`.
Akropoli (Acropolis) - featuring the ruins of the Acropolis, with the original statutes posted at the station, along with the Omonoia.
Syngrou-Fix near Andreas Syngrou Avenue
Neos Kosmos in Neos Kosmos
Aghios Ioannis next to Vouliagmenis Avenue
Daphni in the heart of Daphni
Aghios Dimitrios/Alexandros Panagoulis - near Aghios Dimitrios, Helioupoli and Vouliagmenis Avenue

List of stations in Line 3 (the blue line)
Eleftherios Venizelos Airport
Doukissis Plakentias
Halandri
Ethniki Amyna
Katehaki - next to Katehaki Avenue.
Panormou
Ambelokipi - near Ambelokipi.
Megaro Moussikis
Evangelismos
Syntagma -- next to Syntagma Square, also connects to the Red line.
Monastiraki -- also connecting to Line 1.

Future Stations:

Attiko Metro Line 2 (Red Line)

Line: Anthoupoli - Elliniko

Anthoupoli (New)
Peristeri (New)
Aghios Antonios
Sepolia
Attiki
Larissa Station
Metaxourghio
Omonoia
Panepistimio
Syntagma
Akropoli
Sygrou-Fix
Neos Kosmos
Aghios Ioannis
Daphni
Aghios Dimitrios/Alexandros Panagoulis
Ilioupoli (New)
Alimos (New)
Argyroupoli (New)
Elliniko, near the old Hellinikon International Airport - East Terminal (New)

Line: Panepistimio - Alsos Veikou (New Line)

Panepistimio
Exarchia (New)
Alexandras (New)
Dikastiria (New)
Kypseli (New)
Galatsi (New)
Alsos Veikou (New)

Attiko Metro Line 3 (Blue Line)

Line: Zea - Doukissis Plakentias - Airport

Zea (New)
Dimotiko Theatro (New)
Piraeus
Tampouria (New)
Nikaia (New)
Korydallos (New)
Aghia Varvara (New)
Haidari (New)
Egaleo (New)
Eleonas (New)
Votanikos (New)
Monastiraki
Syntagma
Evangelismos
Megaro Moussikis
Ambelokipi
Panormou
Katehaki
Ethniki Amyna
Holargos (New)
Nomismatokopio (New)
Aghia Paraskevi (New)
Halandri
Doukissis Plakentias
Airport

Line: Panormou - Maroussi (New Line)

Panormou
Pharos (New)
Filothei (New)
Sidera (New)
OAKA (New)
Paradeisos (New)
Maroussi

Pictures of Several stations























Subway Entrance










The Trains:


Interior:



Katehaki station seen here infront of Santiago Calatravas Designed Bridge


The Athens Metro preety much doubles as a museum. During construction, thousands of ancient artifacts were found whilst digging the tunnels. They are now on display in the stations:



THANKS TO GM FOR MANY OF THE PICS
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Old July 19th, 2005, 07:30 PM   #2
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Wow, that's an amazing metro!
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Old July 19th, 2005, 08:11 PM   #3
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personally, i think its one of the best looking.
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Old July 19th, 2005, 08:17 PM   #4
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Athina metro mou aressi para polì!!
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Yo si la ciudad no tiene metro, como que no es gran ciudad y entonces ya paso de vivir allí. Norreport+12000
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Old July 19th, 2005, 08:22 PM   #5
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hello! wrea ta milas ta ellinika!
Mou aresi ke mena para poli to metro tis athinas.

i notice your signiture features greek characters
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Old July 19th, 2005, 08:55 PM   #6
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Nice, modern look.
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I love Athens subway it looks so clean and the artwork inside of the stations is magnificent.
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Old July 20th, 2005, 01:07 AM   #8
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Quote:
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hello! wrea ta milas ta ellinika!
Mou aresi ke mena para poli to metro tis athinas.

i notice your signiture features greek characters
Mono ligo...
Pou einai?
I like Athens & Greece very much. I have got very good Greek friends!

The new Athens metro is wonderful!

Endaxi!
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some stations are pretty gorgeous. how much did the lines cost?
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Beautiful metro!
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Old July 20th, 2005, 01:41 PM   #11
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The Project has costed to date over 2.1 Billion Euros!
And the size of the line is going to almost double by 2012
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Old July 20th, 2005, 01:46 PM   #12
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Construction Pictures: Cut and Cover Method.
basically, the Roadways and all is cut, the tunel and actual structure is built and then it is recovered.



Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) Cost the construction an estimated 32 million Euros.



A Tunnel:
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Thanks for the kind words everyone!
Athens is a beautiful subway!

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Old July 20th, 2005, 09:40 PM   #15
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Thanks for the kind words everyone!
Athens is a beautiful subway!

Parakalw polì!!
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Old July 21st, 2005, 05:22 PM   #16
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Current Length of Metro: 52km
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Old July 22nd, 2005, 06:07 PM   #17
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Current Length of Metro: 52km
The new airport line is 35 km. Isn't it?
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Old July 22nd, 2005, 06:09 PM   #18
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*52 Km underground
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Old July 24th, 2005, 02:08 AM   #19
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52km underground +25km above ground??

Airport line, I meant...
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Old July 28th, 2005, 08:22 AM   #20
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I meant, theres 52km of Underground Rail, a further 50 or so km above ground. Around 35km to airport
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