Francos - Porto, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bush-Rescue
N 41° 09.937 W 008° 38.184
29T E 530502 N 4557205
Quick Description: This stop belongs to Porto Metro B line (red line) between Estádio do Dragão and Póvoa de Varzim.
Location: Porto, Portugal
Date Posted: 10/15/2017 2:11:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMWV21
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member superstein
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Long Description:
This stop belongs to Porto Metro B line (red line) between Estádio do Dragão and Póvoa de Varzim.

Change to: Line A,B,C,E,F

Timetable at: (visit link)

"Póvoa de Varzim – Estádio do Dragão

Travel time (B): 61 minutes
Travel time (Bx): 53 minutes
Headway: 30 minutes (each service)

Line B or the Red Line has 35 stations and is the longest line of the system. The line reuses, for almost its entire length, the route of the old Póvoa Line, which connected Trindade to Póvoa de Varzim. Line B was Porto Metro's second line to open. Initially the line only ran between Estádio do Dragão and Senhora da Hora, thus sharing the route with Line A. On March 13, 2005, an extension was opened between Senhora da Hora and Pedras Rubras. On March 18, 2006, after successive delays, the final section to Póvoa de Varzim was officially inaugurated.

The line has two types of services between Póvoa de Varzim and Estádio do Dragão: regular, which stops at all stations; and the Bx express, which only stops only at Portas Fronhas, Vila do Conde, Varziela, Mindelo and Pedras Rubras, between Póvoa de Varzim and Senhora da Hora. From early summer 2011 the express service was expanded to operate daily."

(Source: (visit link)
Is there other puplic transportation in the area?: Yes

What level is the station?: Street level

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