République (Paris Métro)

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République
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Metro Paris - Ligne 11 - station Republique.jpg
Line 11 platforms at République
Location 2, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, pl. de la République
1, rue du Faubourg du Temple
1, rue René Boulanger
2, 9, boul. Saint-Martin
Sq. de la Fontaine
1, boul. Voltaire
3rd arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates 48°52′03″N 2°21′50″E / 48.867503°N 2.363811°E / 48.867503; 2.363811Coordinates: 48°52′03″N 2°21′50″E / 48.867503°N 2.363811°E / 48.867503; 2.363811
Owned by RATP
Operated by RATP
Other information
Fare zone 1
History
Opened 19 October 1904 (1904-10-19)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 3
toward Gallieni
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 5
toward Balard
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 8
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 9
toward Châtelet
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 11
Location
République is located in Paris
République
République
Location within Paris

République is a station of the Paris Métro, serving lines 3, 5, 8, 9, and 11.

The station opened on 19 October 1904 as part of the first section of line 3 between Père Lachaise and Villiers. The line 5 platforms opened on 15 November 1907 with the extension of the line from Jacques Bonsergent (then called Lancry) to Gare du Nord. The line 8 platforms opened on 5 May 1931 with the extension of the line from Richelieu – Drouot to Porte de Charenton. The line 9 platforms opened on 10 December 1933 with the extension of the line from Richelieu-Drouot to Porte de Montreuil. The line 11 platforms opened on 28 April 1935 with the opening of the line from Châtelet to Porte des Lilas.

It is named after the Place de la République, which in turn was named to commemorate the First, Second, and Third French Republics.

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Exit/Entrance
B1 Mezzanine Fare control
Line 5 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 5 toward Place d'Italie (Oberkampf)
Northbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 5 toward Bobigny – Pablo Picasso (Jacques Bonsergent)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Lines 8/9 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 8 toward Balard (Strasbourg – Saint-Denis)
Wall
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 9 toward Pont de Sèvres (Strasbourg – Saint-Denis)
Eastbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 9 toward Mairie de Montreuil (Oberkampf)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Wall
Eastbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 8 toward Pointe du Lac (Filles du Calvaire)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Line 3 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 3 toward Pont de Levallois – Bécon (Temple)
Eastbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 3 toward Gallieni (Parmentier)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Line 11 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 11 toward Châtelet (Arts et Métiers)
Northbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 11 toward Mairie des Lilas (Goncourt)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
  • Note: Line 5's and Line 9's tracks toward Oberkampf run in the same direction.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.

External links[edit]