Rojas Magallanes metro station

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Santiago Metro logo.png Rojas Magallanes
Santiago Metro station
Estación Rojas Magallanes (Exterior).JPG
Location Vicuña Mackenna Avenue / Rojas Magallanes Street
Coordinates 33°32′10.60″S 70°35′33.63″W / 33.5362778°S 70.5926750°W / -33.5362778; -70.5926750Coordinates: 33°32′10.60″S 70°35′33.63″W / 33.5362778°S 70.5926750°W / -33.5362778; -70.5926750
Line(s) Santiago de Chile L4.svg Line 4
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 2
Connections Transantiago buses
Disabled access Yes
Opened November 30, 2005[1]
Preceding station   Santiago Metro   Following station
toward Tobalaba
Line 4

Rojas Magallanes is an elevated metro station on the Line 4 of the Santiago Metro, in Santiago, Chile. The station has two side platforms and two tracks on a precast concrete segmental viaduct[2] with single central columns. It is enclosed in a tubular structure with elliptical cross section, from which protrude two balcony-like structures containing stairs that lead to the mezzanine level.


  1. ^ "Historia" [History]. Metro de Santiago (in Spanish). Metro S.A. Retrieved August 30, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Tecnologías: El desafío de construir sin alterar el tránsito". El Mercurio (in Spanish). November 30, 2005. Retrieved August 30, 2012.