Villette (Charleroi Metro)

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Villette
Coordinates 50°24′23″N 4°26′6″E / 50.40639°N 4.43500°E / 50.40639; 4.43500Coordinates: 50°24′23″N 4°26′6″E / 50.40639°N 4.43500°E / 50.40639; 4.43500
Platforms Central
Tracks 2
Construction
Platform levels 1
Parking Yes
History
Opened 21 June 1976
Services
Preceding station   Charleroi Metro   Following station
One-way operation
Line M1
toward Anderlues
Terminus
Line M2
toward Anderlues
One-way operation
Line M4
toward Soleilmont

Villette is a Charleroi Metro station, located at the southwestern end of Charleroi downtown, in fare zone 1. It was the first metro station in Belgium to be built on a viaduct, spanning over the river Sambre. The station is accessible from both banks of the river and features a central platform serving two tram tracks. Villette station is particularly close (300 m) to the Sud station.

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Transfers[edit]

There are no direct train or bus transfers at this station.