West Metro Extension (2006-)2018-07-05T09:32:45+00:00

Project Description

West Metro Extension (2006-)

Client: Länsimetro Oy
Extent: length 21 km, 13 new stations
 

  • Continuation of the metro in the Helsinki metropolitan area from Ruoholahti east to Espoo via Lauttasaari.
  • The first phase consists of a 14-kilometre rail line from Ruoholahti to Matinkylä, including eight new stations. Koivusaari and Lauttasaari stations are located in Helsinki. Keilaniemi, Aalto University, Tapiola, Urheilupuisto, Niittykumpu, and Matinkylä stations are in Espoo.
  • The second phase will extend the metro from Matinkylä to Kivenlahti with seven kilometres of rail line and five new stations located at Finnoo, Kaitaa, Soukka, Espoonlahti, and Kivenlahti.
  • The entire West Metro extension is projected to be complete in 2020.
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