Metro Insurgentes Sur

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Insurgentes Sur
Mexico City Metro
STC rapid transit
Metro Insurgentes Sur 08.jpg
Location Eje 7 Sur Félix Cuevas
Colonia del Valle, Benito Juárez
Mexico City
Coordinates 19°22′25″N 99°10′44″W / 19.373581°N 99.178762°W / 19.373581; -99.178762Coordinates: 19°22′25″N 99°10′44″W / 19.373581°N 99.178762°W / 19.373581; -99.178762
Line(s) Mexico City Metro Line 12
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Platform levels 1
Parking No
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
Opened 30 October 2012
Preceding station   Mexico City Metro   Following station
towards Observatorio
Línea 12
towards Tláhuac

Metro Insurgentes Sur is a station on Line 12 of the Mexico City Metro.[1] The station is located between Mixcoac and Hospital 20 de Noviembre. It was opened on 30 October 2012 as part of the first stretch of Line 12 between Mixcoac and Tláhuac.[1] It is built underground.

General information[edit]

The station is located south of the city center, at the intersection between Avenida de los Insurgentes, Eje 7 Sur Extremadura, and Eje 7 Félix Cuevas, in the Benito Juárez borough. The station, thus, receives its name from being at the southern section of the Avenida de los Insurgentes.

The icon for the station depicts Miguel Hidalgo and José Morelos, two of the main rebel leaders during the Mexican War of Independence.[2]

The stations serves the following neighborhoods: Colonia del Valle, Tlacoquemecatl del Valle, Extremadura Insurgentes, and San José Insurgentes.





  1. ^ a b Schwandl, Robert. "UrbanRail.Net > Central America > Mexico > Ciudad de Mexico Metro". Retrieved 16 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Insurgentes Sur". Sistema de Transporte Colectivo de la Ciudad de México. Retrieved 25 February 2017. 

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