Molodyozhnaya (Moscow Metro)

Molodyozhnaya (Russian: Молодёжная) is a Moscow Metro station in the Kuntsevo District, Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow. It is on the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya Line, between Krylatskoye and Kuntsevskaya stations. Molodyozhnaya was opened in 1965 as a part of the Filyovskaya Line. On 7 January 2008 the station was detached from the line on which it had been for 42 years.

Molodyozhnaya

Молодёжная
Moscow Metro station
MolodezhnayaMoscow.jpg
LocationYelninskaya Street
Kuntsevo District
Western Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°44′27″N 37°25′00″E / 55.7408°N 37.4168°E / 55.7408; 37.4168Coordinates: 55°44′27″N 37°25′00″E / 55.7408°N 37.4168°E / 55.7408; 37.4168
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#3 Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus: 58, 73, 127, 135, 190, 229, 251, 626, 660, 691, 732, 757, 794, 829
Construction
Structure typeShallow column tri-span
Depth6.5 metres (21 ft)
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Other information
Station code065
History
Opened5 July 1965; 55 years ago (1965-07-05)
Passengers
200922,716,505
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya line
Location
Molodyozhnaya is located in Moscow Metro
Molodyozhnaya
Molodyozhnaya
Location within Moscow Metro

BuildingEdit

The station was designed by architect Rimidalv Pogrebnoy. It has the standard pillar-trispan design. The pillars are white marble with bands of pink marble at the top and bottom. The walls are tiled.

 
Platform of the station