Porte d'Italie (Paris Métro)

Porte d'Italie (French pronunciation: ​[pɔʁt ditali]) is a station of the Paris Métro, serving Line 7 and Tramway Line 3a.

Porte d'Italie
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Metro 7 Porte d Italie quais.JPG
Location13th arrondissement of Paris
Coordinates48°49′09″N 2°21′39″E / 48.819196°N 2.360805°E / 48.819196; 2.360805Coordinates: 48°49′09″N 2°21′39″E / 48.819196°N 2.360805°E / 48.819196; 2.360805
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
Opened7 March 1930 (1930-03-07)
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 7
Ivry branch
Porte d'Italie is located in Paris
Porte d'Italie
Porte d'Italie
Location within Paris

The station opened on 7 March 1930 as part of Line 10 when it was extended from Place d'Italie to Porte de Choisy. The station was integrated into line 7 on 26 April 1931. In 2006, Paris Tramway Line 3 (now 3a) opened, with a stop at Porte d'Italie. It is named after the Porte d'Italie, a gate in the nineteenth century Thiers wall of Paris, which led to the south and Italy.

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Connecting level
Line 7 platforms Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound     toward Mairie d'Ivry (Porte de Choisy)
Northbound     toward La Courneuve – 8 Mai 1945 (Maison Blanche)
Side platform, doors will open on the right