Metro Periférico Oriente

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Periférico Oriente
STC rapid transit
Metro Periferico Oriente 17.jpg
Exit from the station
Coordinates 19°19′04″N 99°04′29″W / 19.317673°N 99.074647°W / 19.317673; -99.074647Coordinates: 19°19′04″N 99°04′29″W / 19.317673°N 99.074647°W / 19.317673; -99.074647
Tracks 2
Opened 30 October 2012
Preceding station   Mexico City Metro   Following station
towards Observatorio
Línea 12
towards Tláhuac

Periférico Oriente is a station on Line 12 of the Mexico City Metro.[1] The station is located between Calle 11 and Tezonco. It was opened on 30 October 2012 as a part of the first stretch of Line 12 between Mixcoac and Tláhuac.[1]

The station is located southeast of the city center, at the intersection between Avenida Tlahuac and the Anillo Periférico. It is built above the ground.

The symbol for the station depicts the outline of a prison guard tower, in reference to the nearby Recusorio Oriente prison.[2]


  1. ^ a b Schwandl, Robert. "UrbanRail.Net > Central America > Mexico > Ciudad de Mexico Metro". Retrieved 16 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Periférico Oriente". Sistema de Transporte COlectivo de la Ciudad de México. Retrieved 27 February 2017. 

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