Vasylkivska (Kiev Metro)

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Vasylkivska
KyivMetroLogo.png Kiev Metro station
Vasylkivska metro station Kiev 2011 01.jpg
Coordinates 50°23′36″N 30°29′17″E / 50.39333°N 30.48806°E / 50.39333; 30.48806Coordinates: 50°23′36″N 30°29′17″E / 50.39333°N 30.48806°E / 50.39333; 30.48806
Owned by Kiev Metro
Line(s) Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska Line Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska Line
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type underground
Platform levels 1
Other information
Station code 224
History
Opened 15 December 2010
Electrified Yes
Services
Preceding station   Kiev Metro   Following station
Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska Line
toward Teremky

Vasylkivska (Ukrainian: Васильківська) is station on Kiev Metro's Kurenivsko-Chervonoarmiyska Line. It is named after the street which leads to Vasylkiv, south-west to capital Kiev. The station was opened on 15 December 2010.

History[edit]

The station was planned to open late 2008. This was later rescheduled to March 2009. It was again postponed to Independence Day August 2009. On 12 May 2010 it was announced the station was expected to open by the end of 2010.[1] The first trial run of a train took place on 5 November.[2]

Vasylkivska Metro Entrance

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