NurembergBavaria, Germany (Europe)
Dec 2016 – U3 line northern extension to Nordwestring via Klinikum Nord. 2 stations.
Examples of interesting station design:
The new stations on the driverless line U3 include some interesting architectural features.
Photo [Gerhard Hagen, poolima.de]: Entrance to Kaulbachplatz station by Haid + Partner Architekten, 2011.
Many stations are simple but of good architectural quality, some include works of art or other eye-catching installations [ cityverkehr.de].
Foto: Schoppershof station with simple cobweb-like wire structures attached to the roughcast walls.
More Nuremberg photos... Other Rail Transport in Nuremberg S-Bahn (suburban metro)
German-Austrian family Members: Berlin, Munich, Nuremberg, Vienna, Characteristics: Using similar trains. Derivatives: Hamburg Consult family.
"Zurücktreten bitte", spoken live by the driver, who is at that time out on the platform with a wired microphone, watching the closing doors. On the newer U-Bahn trains, there is a high and low tone for the next
station announcement, with a pre-recorded female voice: "[ding-dong] Nächster Halt – Plärrer – Umsteigemöglichkeit zur Linie
U1. In Fahrtrichtung rechts aussteigen".
NurembergLine U2 train departing from Hauptbahnhof station (central station). Length: 48 sec. Videos of other metros
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