Sauvé station is an intermodal transit station in the borough of Ahuntsic-Cartierville in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.[1] The Montreal Metro station is operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) and serves the Orange Line. It is located in the Ahuntsic district. The station opened October 14, 1966, as part of the original network of the Metro.

Sauvé
SauvéMetroStation.jpg
Location9790 and 9800 rue Berri, Montreal
Quebec, Canada
Coordinates45°33′03″N 73°39′22″W / 45.55083°N 73.65611°W / 45.55083; -73.65611Coordinates: 45°33′03″N 73°39′22″W / 45.55083°N 73.65611°W / 45.55083; -73.65611
Operated bySociété de transport de Montréal
Bus operators
Connections
Construction
Depth15.9 metres (52 feet 2 inches), 32nd deepest
ArchitectAdalbert Niklewicz
History
Opened14 October 1966
Traffic
Passengers3,609,701 entrances in 2006, 24th of 68
Services
Preceding station   Montreal Metro.svg Montreal Metro   Following station
toward Côte-Vertu
Orange Line
toward Montmorency

Just south of the station on Berri Street, is the Canadian National railway line, which carries the Réseau de transport métropolitain's (RTM) Mascouche commuter and Via Rail intercity trains. The Sauvé commuter rail station is connected to these corridors, and replaces the nearby Via Rail Ahuntsic station.

OverviewEdit

The Metro station, designed by Adalbert Niklewicz, is a normal side platform station, built in tunnel. A single mezzanine connects entrances on either side of Sauvé Street.

Origin of the nameEdit

This station is named for Sauvé Street, named in 1912 for a landowner whose property the street crossed.

Commuter & Intercity RailEdit

Sauvé
 
Location420 rue Port-Royal, Montreal, Quebec[2]
Operated byExo
Connections
Construction
ParkingNone[2]
Bicycle facilities14 spaces[2]
Other information
Fare zone1
WebsiteSauve (RTM)
History
OpenedJuly 6, 2015
Traffic
Passengers (2016[3])176,800 (Exo)
Services
Preceding station   Via Rail Following station
Montreal
Terminus
Montreal–Jonquière Anjou
toward Jonquière
Montreal–Senneterre Anjou
toward Senneterre
Preceding station Exo Following station
Ahuntsic Mascouche Saint-Michel–Montréal-Nord
toward Mascouche

Sauvé station is a commuter rail station operated by the Exo.

It is served by the Mascouche line and by VIA Rail's Montreal–Jonquière and Montreal–Senneterre trains.[4]

It is one of five stations in the Exo system with a connection to the Montreal Metro.

Connecting bus routesEdit

Société de transport de Montréal
Route
  31 Saint-Denis
  41 Quartier Saint-Michel / Ahuntsic
  121 Sauvé/Côte-Vertu
  140 Fleury
  180 De Salaberry
  361 Saint-Denis
  378 Sauvé/Côte-Vertu/Montreal-Trudeau
  440 Express Charleroi

Nearby points of interestEdit

  • Chevra Kadisha-B'nai Jacob Congregation Cemetery
  • Shaare Zion congregation Cemetery
  • Henri Julien Park
  • Auteuil Park

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sauvé Metro Station
  2. ^ a b c Sauve (RTM)
  3. ^ Ridership from Rapport annuel 2016 (PDF). rtm.qc.ca (Report). Montreal: Réseau de transport métropolitain [Metropolitan Transportation Network]. ISBN 978-2-550-75552-4.
  4. ^ "VIA Rail modifies stops on the route to Senneterre and Jonquière". Via Rail. June 27, 2017. Archived from the original on September 4, 2017. Retrieved September 4, 2017.

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