Porte de Vanves (Paris Métro)
|Paris Métro station|
|Location||Avenue de la Porte de Vanves|
14th arrondissement of Paris
|Opened||21 January 1937|
The station was opened on 21 January 1937 on old Line 14, which was absorbed into 13 in 1976. It was the southern terminus of the line until its extension to Châtillon - Montrouge on 9 November 1976. In 2006, Paris Tramway Line 3 (now 3a) opened, with a stop at Porte de Vanves. It is named after the Porte de Vanves, a gate in the nineteenth century Thiers wall of Paris, which led to the town of Vanves.
|Line 13 platforms||Side platform, doors will open on the right|
|Northbound||← toward Asnières – Gennevilliers – Les Courtilles or Saint-Denis – Université (Plaisance)|
|Southbound||toward Châtillon – Montrouge (Malakoff – Plateau de Vanves) →|
|Side platform, doors will open on the right|
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- Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.