Shushary (Saint Petersburg Metro)

Shushary (Russian: Шушары) is a Saint Petersburg Metro station on the Frunzensko-Primorskaya Line (Line 5) of the Saint Petersburg Metro. It was opened on 3 October 2019 as a part of the extension of the line to the south from Mezhdunarodnaya. The extension also include Prospekt Slavy and Dunayskaya stations. Shushary is the southeastern terminus of the line, behind Dunayskaya.[1][2]

Shushary
Saint Petersburg Metro station
Owned bySaint Petersburg Metro
Line(s) Frunzensko-Primorskaya Line
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeAboveground, covered
History
Opened3 October 2019
Services
Preceding station   Saint Petersburg Metro   Following station
Frunzensko-Primorskaya LineTerminus
Route map
headshunt
Komendantsky Prospekt
headshunt
Staraya Derevnya
Yelagin island
Krestovsky Ostrov
Chkalovskaya
Sportivnaya
Admiralteyskaya
Service siding to line 2
Sadovaya
Service siding to line 4
Zvenigorodskaya
Obvodny Kanal
Volkovskaya
headshunt
Bukharestskaya
Mezhdunarodnaya
headshunt
Prospekt Slavy
Dunayskaya
Shushary
Depot 7 Yuzhnoye

The station was initially planned as Yuzhnaya, and the name is still sometimes used in official communications.[3]

Shushary is being built outside of the Saint Petersburg Ring Road, in Frunzensky District. The name refers to the settlement of Shushary.

References

  1. "Перспективы развития метрополитена" (in Russian). Saint Petersburg Metro. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
  2. "В Петербурге назвали сроки открытия пяти новых станций метро" (in Russian). rbc.ru. Retrieved 20 December 2017.
  3. Rogozin, Oleg (18 May 2017). "Метро на вырост" (in Russian). Sankt-Peterburgskie Vedomosti. Retrieved 22 December 2017.

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