Vyšehrad (Prague Metro)

Vyšehrad (Czech pronunciation: [ˈvɪʃɛɦrat]) is a Prague Metro station on Line C.

Vyšehrad
Prague Metro station
Praha, Vyšehrad, Stanice metra.jpg
platforms
LocationVyšehrad
Prague 4-Nusle
Prague
Czech Republic
Coordinates50°03′47″N 14°25′52″E / 50.063°N 14.431°E / 50.063; 14.431Coordinates: 50°03′47″N 14°25′52″E / 50.063°N 14.431°E / 50.063; 14.431
Owned byDopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy
Line(s)C
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
Construction
Platform levels1
Bicycle facilitiesNo
History
Opened9 May 1974 (1974-05-09)
Services
Preceding station   Prague Metro   Following station
toward Letňany
Line C
toward Háje
Location
Vyšehrad is located in Prague
Vyšehrad
Vyšehrad
Location in Prague
Vyšehrad is located in Greater Prague
Vyšehrad
Vyšehrad
Location in Greater Prague
Vyšehrad is located in Czech Republic
Vyšehrad
Vyšehrad
Location in Czech Republic

The station was opened on 9 May 1974 with the first section of Prague Metro, between Sokolovská and Kačerov.[1] The station serves Vyšehrad and was formerly known as Gottwaldova (before this was working name "Nuselský most"). It is near the Prague Congress Centre and the Corinthia Hotel Tower. Fort Vyšehrad is also accessible from this station, by walking.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schwandl, Robert. "Praha". urbanrail.