Boulogne–Jean Jaurès (Paris Métro)

Boulogne–Jean Jaurès (French: [bulɔɲ ʒɑ̃ ʒɔʁɛs]) is a station on Line 10 of the Paris Métro in the 16th arrondissement. It lies under the Boulevard Jean Jaurès in the commune of Boulogne-Billancourt, which was named after Jean Jaurès (1859–1914), a French Socialist leader, who was assassinated at the beginning of World War I. He is also honoured at Jaurès, on lines 2, 5, and 7. East of this station, the line splits into separate eastbound and westbound sections until Javel–André Citroën.

Boulogne–Jean Jaurès
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Station Boulogne Jean Jaurès Métro Paris Ligne 10 - Boulogne-Billancourt (FR92) - 2022-07-04 - 7.jpg
MF 67 at Boulogne-Jean Jaurès
General information
LocationBoulogne-Billancourt
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°50′32″N 2°14′20″E / 48.842278°N 2.238877°E / 48.842278; 2.238877Coordinates: 48°50′32″N 2°14′20″E / 48.842278°N 2.238877°E / 48.842278; 2.238877
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Line(s)Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 10
Platforms1 (1 island platform)
Tracks2
Other information
Station code29-04
Fare zone2
History
Opened3 October 1980 (1980-10-03)
Passengers
2,700,354 (2021)
Services
Preceding station Paris Métro Paris Métro Following station
Boulogne–Pont de Saint-Cloud
Terminus
Line 10
Westbound only
Porte d'Auteuil
One-way operation
Line 10
Eastbound only
Michel-Ange–Molitor
Location
Boulogne–Jean Jaurès is located in Paris
Boulogne–Jean Jaurès
Boulogne–Jean Jaurès
Location within Paris

HistoryEdit

The station opened on 3 October 1980 as part of the extension of line 10 from Porte d'Auteuil,[1] the first phase of an extension that aimed to serve the northern districts of Boulogne. It served as its western terminus until its subsequent extension to Boulogne–Pont de Saint-Cloud on 2 October 1981.

In 2019, the station was used by 3,785,458 passengers, making it the 129th busiest of the Métro network out of 302 stations.[2]

In 2020, the station was used by 2,016,202 passengers amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, making it the 121st busiest of the Métro network out of 305 stations.[3]

In 2021, the station was used by 2,700,354 passengers, making it the 128th busiest of the Métro network out of 305 stations.[4]

Passenger servicesEdit

AccessEdit

The station has 3 accesses:

  • Access 1: Boulevard Jean Jaurès, rue du Château côté numéros impairs
  • Access 2: Boulevard Jean Jaurès, rue du Château côté numéros pairs
  • Access 3: rue du Château

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Line 10 platforms Westbound     toward Boulogne–Pont de Saint-Cloud (Terminus)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound     toward Gare d'Austerlitz (Michel-Ange–Molitor)
(No service outbound: Porte d'Auteuil)

PlatformsEdit

The station has a single island platform flanked by two tracks due to the narrowness of the street it is built under.

Other connectionsEdit

The station is also served by lines 52 and 123 of the RATP bus network.

GalleryEdit

NearbyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tricoire, Jean (1998). Un Siècle de Métro en 14 Lignes (in French). Éditions la Vie du Rail. p. 273. ISBN 2-902808-87-9.
  2. ^ "Trafic annuel entrant par station du réseau ferré 2019". dataratp2.opendatasoft.com (in French). Archived from the original on 21 January 2022. Retrieved 16 April 2022.
  3. ^ "Trafic annuel entrant par station du réseau ferré 2020". data.ratp.fr (in French). Archived from the original on 21 January 2022. Retrieved 16 April 2022.
  4. ^ "Trafic annuel entrant par station du réseau ferré 2021". data.ratp.fr (in French). Retrieved 16 April 2021.