Picoas (Lisbon Metro)

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Metropolitano Lisboa logo.svg MetroLisboa-linha-amarela.svg Picoas
PicoasMetroLx4.JPG
LocationAvenida Fontes Pereira de Melo, Lisbon
 Portugal
Coordinates38°43′52″N 9°8′49″W / 38.73111°N 9.14694°W / 38.73111; -9.14694Coordinates: 38°43′52″N 9°8′49″W / 38.73111°N 9.14694°W / 38.73111; -9.14694
Owned byGovernment-owned corporation
Operated byMetropolitano de Lisboa, EPE
Line(s)MetroLisboa-linha-amarela.png Yellow Line
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Disabled accessno
ArchitectFalcão e Cunha
Other information
Station codePI
Fare zoneL
History
OpenedDecember 29, 1959 (59 years ago) (1959-12-29)
RebuiltNovember 9, 1982 (36 years ago) (1982-11-09)
April 3, 1995 (24 years ago) (1995-04-03)
Services
Preceding station   Lisbon Metro   Following station
toward Odivelas
Yellow Line
toward Rato
Odivelas
Bus interchange
Senhor Roubado
Bus interchange
Ameixoeira
Lumiar
Quinta das Conchas
Campo Grande
Bus interchange Lisbon Metro
Cidade Universirária
Entre Campos
Entrecampos railway station
Campo Pequeno
Saldanha
Lisbon Metro
Picoas
Marquês de Pombal
Bus interchange Lisbon Metro
Rato

Picoas station is part of the Yellow Line of the Lisbon Metro, located on the north side of the city centre on Avenida Fontes Pereira de Melo.

History[edit]

Picoas is one of the 11 stations that belong to the original Lisbon Metro network, opened in December 29, 1959.

The architectural design of the original station is by Falcão e Cunha. On November 9, 1982, the station was extended, based on the architectural design of Benoliel de Carvalho. On April 3, 1995, the station was refurbished, based on the architectural design of Dinis Gomes.[1]

Connections[edit]

Urban Buses[edit]

Logo ccfl.png Carris[edit]

  • 207 Cais do Sodré ⇄ Fetais
  • 727 Estação Roma-Areeiro ⇄ Restelo - Av. das Descobertas
  • 736 Cais do Sodré ⇄ Odivelas (Bairro Dr. Lima Pimentel)
  • 738 Quinta dos Barros ⇄ Alto de Santo Amaro
  • 744 Marquês de Pombal ⇄ Moscavide (Quinta das Laranjeiras)
  • 783 Amoreiras (Centro Comercial) ⇄ Portela - Rua Mouzinho de Albuquerque[2]

Logo aerobus lx.jpg Aerobus[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Picoas". Metropolitano de Lisboa (in Portuguese). Transportes de Lisboa de Lisboa.
  2. ^ Seara.com. "http://www.carris.pt/en/home/". carris.pt. Retrieved 2017-07-16. External link in |title= (help)
  3. ^ "Aerobus | Airport Bus Transport - Home". aerobus.pt. Retrieved 2017-07-16.

External links[edit]

Media related to Metro station Picoas (Lisboa) at Wikimedia Commons