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. East of this station Line 10 splits into separate eastbound and westbound sections until Javel - André Citroën station.

Boulogne - Jean Jaurès
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Paris metro - Boulogne-Jean Jaurès - 3.JPG
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
Other information
Fare zone2
History
Opened3 October 1980 (1980-10-03)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Terminus
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 10
Westbound only
One-way operation
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 10
Eastbound only
Location
Boulogne - Jean Jaurès is located in Paris
Boulogne - Jean Jaurès
Boulogne - Jean Jaurès
Location within Paris

The station opened on 3 October 1980 as part of the extension of line 10 from Porte d'Auteuil.[1] It was the western terminus of the line until 2 October 1981, when the line was extended to Boulogne - Pont de Saint-Cloud. Jean Jaurès was a French Socialist leader.

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Platform level 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)

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.