Volontaires (Paris Métro)

Volontaires (French pronunciation: ​[vɔlɔ̃tɛːʁ]) is a station on Line 12 of the Paris Métro. Located in the 15th arrondissement, at the junction of the Rue des Volontaires (which it is named after) with the Rue de Vaugirard, it opened on 5 November 1910 as part of the original section of Line A of the Nord-Sud Company between Porte de Versailles and Notre-Dame-de-Lorette. On 27 March 1931, Line A became Line 12 of the Métro network.

Volontaires
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Volontaires 1 - 2019.jpg
Location15th arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°50′29″N 2°18′27″E / 48.841343°N 2.307504°E / 48.841343; 2.307504Coordinates: 48°50′29″N 2°18′27″E / 48.841343°N 2.307504°E / 48.841343; 2.307504
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
History
Opened5 November 1910 (1910-11-05)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 12
Location
Volontaires is located in Paris
Volontaires
Volontaires
Location within Paris

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Line 12 platforms Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound     toward Mairie d'Issy (Vaugirard)
Northbound     toward Front Populaire (Pasteur)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

ReferencesEdit

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.