Nizhegorodskaya (Moscow Central Circle)

Nizhegorodskaya (Russian: Нижегородская) is an elevated station on the Moscow Central Circle of the Moscow Metro that opened in September 2016. The station is named for the Nizhegorodsky District in Moscow. The named was changed prior to opening from Ryazanskaya.[1]

Nizhegorodskaya

Нижегородская
Moscow Metro station
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Coordinates55°43′56″N 37°43′41″E / 55.7321°N 37.7281°E / 55.7321; 37.7281Coordinates: 55°43′56″N 37°43′41″E / 55.7321°N 37.7281°E / 55.7321; 37.7281
Line(s)#14 Moscow Central Circle Moscow Central Circle
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Construction
Platform levels1
History
Opened10 September 2016; 5 years ago (10 September 2016)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
anticlockwise / outer
Moscow Central Circle
clockwise / inner
  Out-of-station interchange  
Nekrasovskaya line
Transfer at: Nizhegorodskaya
toward Nekrasovka
  Future services  
Bolshaya Koltsevaya line
future extension
Transfer at: Nizhegorodskaya
Location
Nizhegorodskaya is located in Moscow Metro
Nizhegorodskaya
Nizhegorodskaya
Location within Moscow Metro

Nizhegorodskaya is a part of an eponymous transport hub with transfer to the Gorkovsky suburban railway line (opened in January 2020) and the underground metro station of the Nekrasovskaya line (opened in March 2020). Connection to the underground Bolshaya Koltsevaya line is scheduled to open in 2022.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Станция МЦК "Войковская" в столице переименована в "Балтийскую"". TASS. 2016-08-10.

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