Saens Peña Station

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Saens Peña
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Entrance to Saens Peña Station in Saenz Peña Place
LocationTijuca, Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Coordinates 22°55′25″S43°13′55″W / 22.9236526°S 43.2318928°W / -22.9236526; -43.2318928
Operated by Metrô Rio
Line(s) Line 1
ConnectionsIntegrated buses
604 Usina
603 Usina
626 Muda
608 Grajaú
602 Andaraí
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeSPN
History
Opened1982
Services
Preceding station  Metrô Rio  Following station
Terminus
Line 1
toward  General Osório
Location
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Saens Peña
Location within Rio de Janeiro

Saens Peña Station (Portuguese : Estação Saens Peña) is a station on the Rio de Janeiro Metro that services the neighbourhood of Tijuca in the North Zone of Rio de Janeiro. [1] [2] [3]

Portuguese language Romance language that originated in Portugal

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References

  1. "Saens Peña - Sobre a Estação" (in Portuguese). MetrôRio. Retrieved 16 September 2014.
  2. "Estações Linha 1" (in Portuguese). Ministério dos Transportes. Archived from the original on 6 June 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2014.
  3. "Integração Expressa" (in Portuguese). MetrôRio. Retrieved 27 November 2014.