Metro Politécnico

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STC rapid transit
Station statistics
Address Gustavo A. Madero, Mexico City
Coordinates 19°30′03″N 99°08′57″W / 19.50082°N 99.149294°W / 19.50082; -99.149294Coordinates: 19°30′03″N 99°08′57″W / 19.50082°N 99.149294°W / 19.50082; -99.149294
Preceding station   Mexico City Metro   Following station
Terminus Línea 5
towards Pantitlán

Metro Politécnico is a station on the Mexico City Metro.[1][2] It is located in the north of Mexico City, in the Gustavo A. Madero borough.[1] It is the northern terminus for Line 5.[1][2]

The station's logo is the emblem of the Instituto Politécnico Nacional, a university in Mexico City.[1][2] It is represented by a half cogwheel, the stylised form of a building and the acronym IPN.

This station is located under 100 Metros Avenue.[1] It serves the Nueva Industrial Vallejo neighbourhood[1] and some workshops of bus lines like Omnibus de México,[3] ETN,[4] and Estrella Blanca.[5] It was opened on 30 August 1982.[6]


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Politécnico" (in Spanish). Sistema de Transporte Colectivo. Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c Archambault, Richard. "Politécnico » Mexico City Metro System". Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "··· OMNIBUS DE MÉXICO ···" (in Spanish). Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  4. ^ ": : : ETN-TURISTAR : : :" (in Spanish). Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  5. ^ "Venta de Boletos Autobuses Estrella Blanca" (in Spanish). Retrieved 20 August 2011. 
  6. ^ Monroy, Marco. Schwandl, Robert, ed. "Opening Dates for Mexico City's Subway". Retrieved 20 August 2011. 

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