New Buenos Aires Subway Station Improves Commute Times

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New Buenos Aires Subway Station Improves Commute Times A new, long-awaited subway station opened this week on the H Line of the Buenos Aires Subte which is expected to boost ridership, improve system access, and reduce transit times for commuters in the City of Buenos Aires. The new Santa Fe station in Recoleta is another positive step forward for the oft-delayed, highly-politicized …

Subte’s New “F” Line Will Be The Busiest In Buenos Aires

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Super Size It. That’s what the City of Buenos Aires is planning to do with the next Subte line which will undoubtedly be the city’s busiest when it officially opens in 2019. The “F” Line (Map) is scheduled to run from the Constitucion train station in the south to the Plaza Italia station in Palermo. Along the way, the “F” will …

Buenos Aires Subte Adding Five New Stations This Year

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After years of delays due to political battles and a lack of new trains, the City of Buenos Aires plans to open five new Subte stations this year along the A, B and H Lines. The first station, Hospitales on the H Line, opens this month followed by Echeverria and Juan Manuel de Rosas on the B Line in July …

Renovated Buenos Aires Subway Line Puts The “A” In Artwork

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The “A” Line of the Buenos Aires Subte reopens this week, and new Chinese trains aren’t the only upgrade passengers will notice along the century-old subway line. The seventeen stops from Carabobo to Plaza de Mayo will look more like underground art galleries than subway stations, according to La Nacion’s Laura Rocha. All “A” Line stations have been scrubbed, patched, …

Recoleta Subte Station Construction Halted For Relocation

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Construction of the new Subte station in Recoleta was halted this week in the wake of opposition from neighbors and environmental groups. Announced last January, the Recoleta Subte station was originally going to be located beneath the Plaza Intendente Alvear, a large swath of green and trees bordered by Avenidas Alvear and Pueyrredon in the front and the Centro Cultural …