Koropi station

Koropi station (Greek: Σταθμός Κορωπί, romanizedStathmos Koropi) is an Athens Metro and Proastiakos station situated at east of the town of Koropi, East Attica in Athens metropolitan area. It opened to Proastiakos trains on 30 July 2004,[2] with Athens Metro services calling at this station from 10 July 2006.[3]

Logo of the Athens Metro Operating Company (AMEL).svg Κορωπί
Koropi
Proastiakos icon (no text).svg
Koropi station1.jpg
Platforms
LocationKoropi, Athens
East Attica
Greece
Coordinates37°54′46″N 23°53′45″E / 37.91278°N 23.89583°E / 37.91278; 23.89583Coordinates: 37°54′46″N 23°53′45″E / 37.91278°N 23.89583°E / 37.91278; 23.89583
Operated byTrainOSE
Line(s)Athens Metro Line 3.svg Proastiakos icon (no text).svg Athens Airport–Patras railway[1]
Platforms2
Tracks2
ConnectionsProastiakos icon (no text).svg[1]
Construction
Structure typeAt Grade
Platform levels2
History
Opened30 July 2004
Rebuilt10 July 2006
ElectrifiedYes
Services
Preceding station   Logo of the Athens Metro Operating Company (AMEL).svg Athens Metro   Following station
Line 3
Terminus
Preceding station   Proastiakos icon (no text).svg Proastiakos   Following station
towards Piraeus
Line 1
Terminus
towards Ano Liosia
Line 4
Terminus

The station's platforms have two levels, with each end serving trains from either the Athens Metro or Proastiakos: Proastiakos Kiato-Airport line trains stop at the northern end while Athens Metro Line 3 trains stop at the southern end.[4] As of 2013 the station is served by three Proastiakos trains per hour to the airport, two to Ano Liosia and one to Kiato.[5]

Station layoutEdit

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Platforms
Platform 1   towards Kiato,   towards Nikaia (Paiania–Kantza)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 2     towards Airport (Terminus)

FutureEdit

Koropi is expected to become a junction station with the opening of a 32 km branch line to Lavrio.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "OSE - 2017 Network Statement Annexes".
  2. ^ "Athens Timeline (Proastiakos, Metro, Tram, Lycabettus)". CityRailTransit. 30 December 2010. Retrieved 8 October 2012.
  3. ^ "UrbanRail.Net > > ATHENS - ATHINA Metro - Line 3". UrbanRail.net. 2004. Retrieved 8 October 2012.
  4. ^ "Urban Rail Transport SA (STASY SA) - Stations - Koropi". Urban Rail Transport Company (STASY S.A.). Retrieved 8 October 2012.
  5. ^ "Railway Timetable" (PDF). Proastiakos. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 July 2013. Retrieved 13 August 2013.
  6. ^ "Suburban Train to Pull in to Lavrio Port by 2019". GTP. 29 November 2016. Retrieved 8 March 2019.