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
Spain
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
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus
Construction
Structure typeUnderground station
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone  Zone 1  
History
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.

Access[edit]

  • 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)

Services[edit]

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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Destinations at Metro Bilbao website