Fabre (Montreal Metro)

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FabreMontreal Metro.jpg
Location 1737, rue Jean-Talon Est, Montreal
Quebec, Canada
Coordinates 45°32′52″N 73°36′26″W / 45.54778°N 73.60722°W / 45.54778; -73.60722Coordinates: 45°32′52″N 73°36′26″W / 45.54778°N 73.60722°W / 45.54778; -73.60722
Operated by Société de transport de Montréal
Depth 13.0 metres (42 feet 8 inches), 40th deepest
Architect Bédard & Averna
Opened 16 June 1986
Passengers 2,375,881 entrances in 2011, 44th of 68
Preceding station   Montreal Metro.svg Montreal Metro   Following station
toward Snowdon
Blue Line
toward Saint-Michel

Fabre is a station on the Blue Line of the Montreal Metro rapid transit system, operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM). It is located on the Villeray neighborhood in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.[1]


It is a normal side platform station with two entrances: one on rue Fabre and another on avenue Papineau. The brightly coloured murals and continuous handrail were designed by artist Jean-Noël Poliquin.

Origin of name[edit]

Fabre is named for the nearby rue Fabre. The street name honours Monseigneur Édouard-Charles Fabre (1827–1896), Montreal's first archbishop (1886).

Connecting bus routes[edit]

Société de transport de Montréal
Route Service Times Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 45 Papineau All-day Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 93 Jean-Talon All-day Map Schedule
S-nuit.gif 359 Papineau Overnight Map Schedule
S-nuit.gif 372 Jean-Talon Overnight Map Schedule


  1. ^ Fabre Metro Station

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