Sviblovo (Moscow Metro)

Sviblovo (Russian: Свиблово) is a Moscow Metro station in the Sviblovo District, North-Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow. It is on the Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line, between Botanichesky Sad and Babushkinskaya stations.

Sviblovo

Свиблово
Moscow Metro station
Sviblovo 13.jpg
LocationSviblovo District
North-Eastern Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°51′19″N 37°39′10″E / 55.8552°N 37.6527°E / 55.8552; 37.6527Coordinates: 55°51′19″N 37°39′10″E / 55.8552°N 37.6527°E / 55.8552; 37.6527
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#6 Kaluzhsko–Rizhskaya line Kaluzhsko–Rizhskaya line
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus: 61, 176, 185, 195, 380, 428, 628, н6
Construction
Structure typeShallow column tri-vault
Depth8 metres (26 ft)
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Other information
Station code088, Sv
History
Opened30 September 1978; 43 years ago (1978-09-30)
Passengers
200915 088 735
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya line
toward Medvedkovo
Location
Sviblovo is located in Moscow Metro
Sviblovo
Sviblovo
Location within Moscow Metro

DesignEdit

Built according to a standard design in 1978, the station features pillars faced with white marble and accented with vertical strips of anodized aluminum. The walls are also white marble and are decorated with friezes containing the names and coats of arms of the various cities and towns surrounding Moscow. Sviblovo's architect was Robert Pogrebnoi.

EntrancesEdit

The entrances to the station are located on either side of Snezhnaya Ulitsa south of the intersection with Amundsena Ulitsa.

 
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