Yugo-Zapadnaya

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Yugo-Zapadnaya
Moscow Metro station

Юго-Западная
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Station statistics
Coordinates 55°39′49″N 37°29′00″E / 55.6637°N 37.4833°E / 55.6637; 37.4833Coordinates: 55°39′49″N 37°29′00″E / 55.6637°N 37.4833°E / 55.6637; 37.4833
Line(s) !C  1  Sokolnicheskaya Line
Connections Bus: 66, 144, 196, 226, 227, 272, 261, 272, 281, 611, 611с, 630, 642, 688, 699, 707, 707к, 718, 720, 735, 752, 785, 802, 816, 844
Trolleybus: 34,62,84
Structure type Shallow column triple-span station
Depth 8 metres (26 ft)
Levels 1
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Parking No
Other information
Opened 30 December 1963
Station code 019
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Terminus
Sokolnicheskaya Line
Location
Yugo-Zapadnaya is located in Moscow Ring Road
Moscow map MKAD metro line.svg
Yugo-Zapadnaya

Yugo-Zapadnaya (Russian: Ю́го-За́падная, English: Southwestern), is a station on the Sokolnicheskaya Line of the Moscow Metro. Like dozens of other Metro stations dating to the 1960s, the station was built according to the standard column tri-span or "centipede" design. The architect was Ya. V. Tatarzhinskaya. Visually nondescript, the station's colour scheme is mainly white. Yugo-Zapadnaya has four entrances, all grouped around the intersection of Vernadskogo Avenue and Pokryshkina Street.

In 2014, a new station on the Sokolnicheskaya Line was opened, Troparyovo, and Yugo-Zapadnaya ceased to be the terminus.

Platform of Yugo-Zapadnaya

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