Line 1 (Almaty)

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First Line
Первая линия Алматинского метрополитена.svg
Overview
Type Rapid transit
System Almaty Metro
Locale Almaty
Termini Raiymbek batyr (southwest)
Alatau (northeast)
Stations 7
Operation
Opened 1.12.2011
Operator(s) Almatinsky Metropoliten
Technical
Line length 8.56 kilometres (5.32 mi)
Track gauge 1,520 mm (4 ft 11 2732 in)
Route map

The First Line (Russian: Первая линия) is the first line opened of the Almaty Metro in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The first stretch with seven stations, between Raiymbek batyr and Alatau, and with a train yard at the Raiymbek batyr, was opened on 1 December 2011.[1] The extension with two stations, between Alatau and Moskva, was opened on 18 April 2015.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Schwandl, Robert. "UrbanRail.Net > Asia > Kazakhstan > Almaty Metro". Retrieved 4 May 2015.