Santutxu (Metro Bilbao)

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Símbolo del Metro de Bilbao negativo.svg Santutxu
Bilbao - barrio de Santuxu, estación de Metro de Santutxu.jpg
Station's entrance
Location53 Zabalbide street
48006 Bilbao
Coordinates43°15′20″N 2°54′45″W / 43.25556°N 2.91250°W / 43.25556; -2.91250Coordinates: 43°15′20″N 2°54′45″W / 43.25556°N 2.91250°W / 43.25556; -2.91250
Owned byMetro Bilbao S.A.
Line(s)Metro de Bilbao L1.svg Metro de Bilbao L2.svg
Platforms2 side platforms
Structure typeUnderground station
Platform levels1
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone  Zone 1  
Opened5 July 1997

Santutxu is a station of line 1 and line 2 of Metro Bilbao. The station is located in the neighbourhood of Santutxu, in the district of Begoña in Bilbao.[1] It opened on July 5, 1997.

Station layout[edit]

Santutxu station follows the typical cavern-shaped layout of most underground Metro Bilbao stations designed by Norman Foster, with the main hall located directly above the rail tracks.


  • Aiga escalator down inv.svg 53 Zabalbide St. (Zabalbide exit)
  • Aiga downarrow inv.svg MUTCD D9-6.svg 6 Tenor Fagoaga (Karmelo exit, closed during night time services)
  • Aiga elevator inv.svg MUTCD D9-6.svg 12 Karmelo St. (Karmelo exit)


Metro services[edit]

Preceding station   Metro Bilbao   Following station
toward Plentzia or Bidezabal
Line 1
toward Etxebarri
toward Kabiezes
Line 2
toward Basauri

Bus services[edit]

The station is located in close proximity to a Bilbobus stop with services from the Santutxu-Biribila Plaza (40) and Santutxu-Lezeaga (48) lines.


  1. ^ Destinations at Metro Bilbao website