Langelier (Montreal Metro)

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Langelier
Langelier StationMetro.jpg
Station statistics
Address Sherbrooke Street East at boul. Langelier, Montreal
Quebec, Canada
Coordinates 45°34′58″N 73°32′35″W / 45.58278°N 73.54306°W / 45.58278; -73.54306Coordinates: 45°34′58″N 73°32′35″W / 45.58278°N 73.54306°W / 45.58278; -73.54306
Connections
Depth 14.0 metres (45 feet 11 inches), 37th deepest
Other information
Opened 6 June 1976
Architect Victor Prus & André G. Dionne
Operator Société de transport de Montréal
OPUS card vending machine and recharge
Traffic
Passengers () 2,590,203 entrances in 2013, 38th of 68
Services
Preceding station   Montreal Metro   Following station
toward Angrignon
Green Line

Langelier is a station on the Green Line of the Montreal Metro rapid transit system operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) . It is in the district of Mercier-Ouest in the borough of Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.[1] The station opened on June 6, 1976, as part of the extension of the Green Line to Honoré-Beaugrand.

Overview[edit]

Art in Langelier station

Designed by Victor Prus & André G. Dionne, it is a normal side platform station built in tunnel. The central mezzanine, built within the tunnel vault, gives access to three entrances on three corners at the intersection of Sherbrooke Street East and Langelier Boulevard.

6595, rue Sherbrooke est
6610, rue Sherbrooke est
3355, boul. Langelier

On the platforms, sculptural grilles by Charles Daudelin conceal ventilation intakes.

Origin of the name[edit]

The station is located on rue Sherbrooke Est at boulevard Langelier, named for Sir François Langelier (1838–1915), who served in a number of high offices in Quebec, including mayor of Quebec City (1882–1890) and Lieutenant-Governor (1911–1915).

Connecting bus routes[edit]

A bus at Langelier station.
Société de transport de Montréal
Route Service Times Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 33 Langelier All-day Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 185 Sherbrooke All-day Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 197 Rosemont All-day Map Schedule
S-nuit.gif 364 Sherbrooke/Joseph-Renaud Overnight Map Schedule
S-nuit.gif 370 Rosemont Overnight Map Schedule

Nearby points of interest[edit]

  • Carrefour Langelier - (With bus 33 north)
  • Centre commercial Domaine
  • Bibliothèque Langelier
  • Saint-François d'Assise Cemetery
  • Canadian Forces Base Montréal garrison ASU Longue-Pointe

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Langelier (Montreal Metro) at Wikimedia Commons