Green Line (Lisbon Metro)

The Green Line (Portuguese: Linha Verde) or Caravel Line (Portuguese: Linha da Caravela) is one of the four lines of Lisbon Metro.

Green Line
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Lisbon metro station Telheiras
Overview
Other name(s)Caravel Line
Native nameLinha Verde
TypeRapid Transit
SystemMetropolitano de Lisboa
Locale Lisbon
 Portugal
TerminiTelheiras
Cais do Sodré
Connecting linesBlue Line Yellow Line Red Line
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Stations13
Operation
OpenedJanuary 27, 1963 (56 years ago) (1963-01-27)
(original network)
April 25, 1998 (21 years ago) (1998-04-25)
(independent line)
OwnerGovernment-owned corporation
Operator(s)Metropolitano de Lisboa, EPE
CharacterUnderground subway
Rolling stockML97, ML99
Technical
Line length9 km (5.6 mi)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Electrification750 V DC third rail
Route map
Telheiras
Yellow Line
× Seg. Circ. access
× Av. P. Cruz
× Av. P. Cruz
× bus station access
× bus station access
Campo Grande
× R. Cipr. Dourado
branch line
→ PMO II
Yellow Line
× Al. Linh. Torres
∥ R. Ag. Neto
× branch line
× branch line → PMO II
Calvanas
(canc. proj., 1980–1984)
Alvalade
L. Cintura: Av. Roma (canc. proj., 1947)
Roma
Madrid
Areeiro
branch line
Red Line
Olaias
Alameda
Red Line
Arroios
(closed for renovation works)
Anjos
Intendente
Martim Moniz
(until 1995 Socorro)
Rossio
Blue Line
12th line
(closed 1998)
Baixa-Chiado
Elev. Município
ventilation shaft
branch line
× Tram (R. V. Cordón)
× Tram (R. Arsenal)
Blue Line
Cais do Sodré
Yellow Line (proj.)
Yellow Line
Santos (proj.)
 Topographic map 
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StationsEdit

  Telheiras
  Campo Grande    
  Alvalade
  Roma
       
  Areeiro  
  Alameda  
  Arroios
  Anjos
  Intendente
  Martim Moniz
  Rossio
  Baixa-Chiado  
  Cais do Sodré       

FrequencyEdit

Summer timetable[1] Winter timetable[1]
Time Headway Time Headway
Working days 06:30 - 07:30

07:30 - 08:00

08:00 - 08:30

08:30 - 09:30

09:30 - 10:00

10:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 16:00

16:00 - 17:00

17:00 - 19:00

19:00 - 20:00

20:00 - 20:30

20:30 - 21:30

21:30 - 01:05

06' 10"

05' 00"

04' 35"

03' 50"

05' 00"

06' 10"

07' 00"

05' 00"

04' 10"

04' 55"

06' 05"

08' 05"

12' 00"

06:30 - 07:15

07:15 - 10:00

10:00 - 16:15

16:15 - 19:00

19:00 - 20:30

20:30 - 21:00

21:00 - 22:15

22:15 - 01:05

06' 00"

03' 35"

06' 05"

03' 50"

04' 55"

06' 00"

07' 55"

11' 50"

Weekends and holidays 06:30 - 21:30

21:30 - 22:30

22:30 - 01:05

08' 05"

09' 30"

11' 50"'

06:30 - 21:30

21:30 - 22:30

22:30 - 01:05

08' 05"

09' 30"

11' 50"

ChronologyEdit

FutureEdit

  • By the end of 2021 it's planned that two new stations will be built (Santos and Estrela), connecting the Green Line on Cais do Sodré to the Yellow Line on Rato and creating a circle line with the merge of these two lines.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Frequência de comboios - Metropolitano de Lisboa, E.P.E." Metropolitano de Lisboa, E.P.E. (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2017-07-18.
  2. ^ "Cronologia - Metropolitano de Lisboa, E.P.E." Metropolitano de Lisboa, E.P.E. (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 2012-03-05. Retrieved 2017-07-17.
  3. ^ "Plano de desenvolvimento operacional da rede - Metropolitano de Lisboa, E.P.E." Metropolitano de Lisboa, E.P.E. (in Portuguese). 2017-05-09. Retrieved 2017-07-17.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Linha Verde (Lisboa) at Wikimedia Commons