Nizhny Novgorod.

largest industrial center in the Volga region has received the Metro in 1985.Construction of the first line for eight years.The city was then called Gorky.Today, when it gained its historical name - Nizhny Novgorod - Metro has stepped on the right bank of the Oka River in the historic upper part of the village.Townspeople have long waited for this event.Especially those who have to stand in traffic jams.

Metro Map Nizhny Novgorod

scheme Nizhny Novgorod Metro has not yet strong impression.Only two working lines, and both are active in the process of construction.To date, their total length is twenty kilometers, successfully operating 14 stations.The third largest city in the Russian Federation is a Nizhny Novgorod.Metro is also the third largest in Russia, despite the fact that in the diagram, it looks quite modest.But the large size of the city, its scattered along the banks of the two largest rivers in doing this kind of transport essential.Too many citizens on a daily basis have to travel long d

istances, moving from one end of town to another.With such a large volume of passenger traffic could not manage any other form of public transport, which, of course, a Nizhny Novgorod.Subway largely solves this problem.And the need for its further construction, no one doubts.By acting now Avtozvavodskoy Sormovskaya and subway lines in a remote perspective should add a third - Priokskaya - going in the direction of Meshchersky area.

Architectural features

Most stations Nizhny Novgorod Metro are shallow and have a column-type structure.This is due to more and economic conditions.Significant amount of work on design and construction have been done in a rather complicated historical period of the late eighties and early nineties.Escalator lifts are equipped with only two key station: Moscow and Gorky.The path to the top of the city opened built on an individual project metro bridge across the Oka River.It is combined with a car.The long-awaited subway line access to historical and populous part of the city greatly facilitated the lives of many citizens.Without this type of transport it is difficult today to imagine the life of a big city such as Nizhny Novgorod.Metro blend in with its appearance.The architectural image of the station Gorky compares favorably entered into operation earlier.It can not but rejoice.Before our eyes, develops, and formed a new subway in Nizhny Novgorod.Driving it to the end has not worked and is under discussion.On the sequence of its design and construction influenced by a number of different factors, such as the prospects for the city of the World Cup in the distant future.