Goncourt (Paris Métro)

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Goncourt
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Date opened April 28th 1935 (1935)
Municipality/
Arrondissement
the 10th arrondissement of Paris
Fare zone 1
Next stations
Paris Métro Line 11
Direction
Châtelet
Direction
Mairie des Lilas
République Belleville
List of stations of the Paris Métro
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Location of metro station

Goncourt is a station on line 11 of the Paris Métro in the 10th and 11th arrondissements

The station opened as part of the original section of the line from Châtelet to Porte des Lilas on 28 April 1935. It is named after the Rue des Goncourt. The street was named after the writers Edmond de Goncourt (1822–1896) and his brother Jules (1830–1870). Edmond de Goncourt left funds to create the Académie Goncourt which awards the Prix Goncourt literary prize.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Exit/Entrance
B1 Mezzanine to Exits/Entrances
B2
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound  (M) (11) toward Châtelet (République)
Northbound  (M) (11) toward Mairie des Lilas (Belleville)
Side platform, doors will open on the right



Coordinates: 48°52′11″N 2°22′14″E / 48.869831°N 2.370687°E / 48.869831; 2.370687

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