Porto di Mare (Milan Metro)

Porto di Mare (literally Sea Port) is a station on Line 3 of the Milan Metro in Milan, Italy. The station was opened in 1991. It takes the name from a never-realized project of a fluvial port to reach the Po River and consequentially the Adriatic Sea.

Logo Metropolitane Italia.svg Porto di Mare
LocationVia Gian Battista Cassinis, Milan
Coordinates45°26′13.5″N 9°13′50″E / 45.437083°N 9.23056°E / 45.437083; 9.23056Coordinates: 45°26′13.5″N 9°13′50″E / 45.437083°N 9.23056°E / 45.437083; 9.23056
Owned byAzienda Trasporti Milanesi
Platforms2
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone2
History
Opened12 May 1991 (1991-05-12)
Services
Preceding station   Milan Metro   Following station
toward Comasina
Line 3
toward San Donato
Location
Porto di Mare is located in Milan
Porto di Mare
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Location in Milan
Porto di Mare is located in Lombardy
Porto di Mare
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Location in Lombardy
Porto di Mare is located in Northern Italy
Porto di Mare
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Location in Northern Italy
Porto di Mare is located in Italy
Porto di Mare
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Location in Italy

The station is located in the ancient starting point of the Motorway of the Sun, which is in the municipality of Milan.[citation needed] This is an underground station with two tracks in a single tunnel.

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