Front Populaire (Paris Métro)

Front Populaire (French pronunciation: ​[fʁɔ̃ pɔpylɛːʁ]) is part of Line 12 of the Paris Métro. The station opened on 18 December 2012 as the northern terminus. It is situated on the Place du Front Populaire in Aubervilliers on the border with Saint-Denis, and its primary entrance is on the Rue des Fillettes. It was the 301st station to open.

Aubervilliers - Saint-Denis
Front Populaire
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Rame Station Métro Front Populaire Ligne 12 - Saint-Denis (FR93) - 2022-06-01 - 1.jpg
General information
LocationAubervilliers/Saint-Denis, Seine-Saint-Denis
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°54′24″N 2°21′58″E / 48.9068°N 2.3660°E / 48.9068; 2.3660Coordinates: 48°54′24″N 2°21′58″E / 48.9068°N 2.3660°E / 48.9068; 2.3660
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
History
Opened18 December 2012 (2012-12-18)
Services
Preceding station Metro-M.svg Paris Métro Following station
Porte de la Chapelle Line 12 Aimé Césaire
Location
Aubervilliers - Saint-Denis Front Populaire is located in Paris
Aubervilliers - Saint-Denis Front Populaire
Aubervilliers - Saint-Denis
Front Populaire
Location within Paris

On May 31, 2022, Line 12 from Front Populaire was extended to Mairie d'Aubervilliers and Aimé Césaire in Aubervilliers.[1]

Station layoutEdit

G Street Level Exit/Entrance
B1 Mezzanine to Exits/Entrances
Platform level Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound     toward Mairie d'Issy (Porte de la Chapelle)
Northbound     toward Mairie d'Aubervilliers (Aimé Césaire)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Aimé-Césaire metro station inaugurated in Paris". France-Antilles. Paris, France. May 31, 2022. Retrieved May 31, 2022.