Puotila metro station

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Puotila
Botby gård
Helsinki Metro station
Puotilan Metroasema-Helsinki.jpg
LocationPuotilan metrotori 7, Helsinki
Vanhanlinnantori 7, Helsinki
Coordinates60°12′53″N 25°5′35″E / 60.21472°N 25.09306°E / 60.21472; 25.09306Coordinates: 60°12′53″N 25°5′35″E / 60.21472°N 25.09306°E / 60.21472; 25.09306
Owned byHKL
Line(s)M1
Platforms1
Tracks2
ConnectionsHSL bus lines 93, 93K, 95, 95N, 97, and 841
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Parking331 spaces
Bicycle facilities200 spaces
History
Opened31 August 1998
Services
Preceding station   HKL   Following station
toward Ruoholahti
Helsingin metro logo.svg
Eastern Branch
toward Vuosaari

Puotila metro station (Finnish: Puotilan metroasema, Swedish: Botby gårds metrostation) is a ground-level cut-and-cover metro station on the M1 line of the Helsinki Metro.[1] There are 200 bicycle and 331 car parking spaces at Puotila.[2] It serves the neighborhoods of Puotila and Puotinharju in East Helsinki.

The station was opened on 31 August 1998, making it one of the newest stations in the Helsinki Metro. It was designed by the architect bureau Kaupunkisuunnittelu Oy Jarmo Maunula. It is located 1 kilometer from the Itäkeskus, and 2 kilometers from Rastila.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Puotila". Helsingin kaupunki. Retrieved 2017-11-19.
  2. ^ "Liityntäpysäköinti". HSL (in Finnish). Retrieved 2017-11-19.

External links[edit]

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