Vasylkivska (Kiev Metro)

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Vasylkivska
KyivMetroLogo.png Kiev Metro station
Vasylkivska metro station Kiev 2011 01.jpg
Coordinates50°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 byKiev Metro
Line(s)Obolonsko–Teremkivska line Obolonsko–Teremkivska line
Platforms2
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeunderground
Platform levels1
Other information
Station code224
History
Opened15 December 2010
ElectrifiedYes
Services
Preceding station   Kiev Metro   Following station
Obolonsko–Teremkivska Line
toward Teremky

Vasylkivska (Ukrainian: Васильківська) is station on Kiev Metro's Obolonsko–Teremkivska 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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kyiv Metropolitan to open stations on Teremky line by the end of 2010, Kyiv Post (12 May 2010)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 7 November 2010. Retrieved 5 November 2010.