Félix Faure (Paris Métro)

Félix Faure (French pronunciation: ​[feliks fɔʁ]) is a station on line 8 of the Paris Métro in the 15th arrondissement.

Félix Faure
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Ligne 8 - Felix Faure - 2.jpg
Location15th arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°50′32″N 2°17′28″E / 48.842351°N 2.291004°E / 48.842351; 2.291004Coordinates: 48°50′32″N 2°17′28″E / 48.842351°N 2.291004°E / 48.842351; 2.291004
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
History
Opened27 July 1937 (1937-07-27)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
toward BalardParis Métro Paris Métro Line 8toward Créteil–Pointe du Lac
Location
Félix Faure is located in Paris
Félix Faure
Félix Faure
Location within Paris

The station was opened on 27 July 1937 as part of the extension of line 8 from La Motte-Picquet - Grenelle to Balard. The station is named after the Avenue Félix-Faure, which is named after Félix Faure, President from 1895 to 1899.

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine for platform connection
Line 8 platform level Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound     toward Balard (Boucicaut)
Eastbound     toward Pointe du Lac (Commerce)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.