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- Paris Metro network had 297 stations and was 211.3 km long in 2004. In 2007, the network was extended with 1 station and 1.6 kilometers.
"Les Transports en commun Template:Fr icon". Syndicat des Transports d'Ile-de-France. http://www.stif-idf.fr/IMG/pdf/STIF_Les_chiffres_2005.pdf. Retrieved 2008-02-24. [dead link]-->
"Paris: new section of Metro Line 14 opened". Infrasite.net. 2007-07-02. http://www.infrasite.net/news/news_article.php?ID_nieuwsberichten=7579&language=en&refresh=1. Retrieved 2008-02-24.
- The Berlin S-Bahn is not included here. It may be considered a hybrid between metro and a suburban railway. Urbanrail.net consider it to be a full rapid transit system, while others, like World Metro List, The International Association of Public Transport, and Bombardier, indicate that the S-Bahn is a suburban or commuter railway system.
- The green line, operated by Athens-Piraeus Electric Railway, was opened in 1869 as a steam train railway line. It was electrified in 1904, extended with underground sections through the city in the 1950's, and extended to its full length in 1957. Full metro operation since 1904 or 1957 according to UrbanRail.net.
"Information on Line 1 - Technical Data". ISAP. http://www.isap.gr/eng/page.asp?id=46. Retrieved 2008-12-28.
The blue line also has a 21.2 km part (with 4 stations) to the airport that is owned by the Hellenic Railways Organisation and is mainly used by the suburban railway system.
"Operation". Attiko Metro S.A.. http://www.amel.gr/index.php?id=22&L=1. Retrieved 2008-12-28.
Schwandl, Robert. "Athens Metro". UrbanRail.net. http://www.urbanrail.net/eu/ath/athens.htm. Retrieved 2008-12-28.
- Currently, line 1, 2 and 6 are rapid transit. Additional suburban lines will be upgraded to rapid transit standard.
Schwandl, Robert. "Napoli". UrbanRail.net. http://www.urbanrail.net/eu/nap/napoli.htm. Retrieved 2008-02-23.
- Parts of Line 1 and Line 3 overlap with conventional railways that were built before 1974.
- There are 147 stations on the network map, counting transfer stations as one. The sum of number of stations for all lines is 175.
- Line 50, 53, and 54 are rapid transit. Numbers exclude light rail line 51.
- Opening year (1935), network length (298.8 km) and number of stations (180), are according to official webpage. Corrsesponding page in Russian states 177 stations. When counting transfer stations only once using the metro map, the number is 142 (excluding monorail line, but including light metro line).
"Moscow Metro". Moscow Metro. http://engl.mosmetro.ru/pages/page_0.php?id_page=2. Retrieved 2008-09-29.
"Moscow Metro Map". Moscow Metro. http://engl.mosmetro.ru/flash/scheme01.html. Retrieved 2008-09-29.
- The Lausanne Metro has two lines. Line 1 is light rail, line 2 is rapid transit. Stats are for line 2 only.
- The Red, Orange, and Blue lines of the subway are rapid transit. The originally-elevated Orange Line opened in 1901, sharing the Tremont Street Subway that opened in 1897 as an underground tram tunnel.
- Red and purple lines.
- First regular elevated railway service began in 1870. The first section of subway opened in 1904. According to official statistics, the subway has 468 stations. With transfer stations counted as one, the number is 422 (according to system map and article in the New York Post; not including one temporarily closed station counted as part of the 468).
"New York City Transit - History and Chronology". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. http://mta.info/nyct/facts/ffhist.htm. Retrieved 2008-01-18.
"New York City Transit - Subway and Bus Ridership Statistics 2008". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. http://mta.info/nyct/facts/ridership/index.htm. Retrieved 2010-01-04.
"MTA New York City Transit - 2006 Preliminary Budget". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. http://www.mta.info/mta/budget/pdf/Section%20VIId%20-%20Agency%20Financial%20Plans%20-%20NYCT.pdf. Retrieved 2008-02-25.
Jeremy Olshan (2006-08-21). "Lone riders of the Rockaways". New York Post. http://www.nypost.com/seven/08212006/news/regionalnews/lone_riders_of_the_rockaways_regionalnews_jeremy_olshan__transit_reporter.htm. Retrieved 2008-03-24.
- Broad Street Line and Market–Frankford Line
- Schwandl, Robert. "Dalian". UrbanRail.net. http://www.urbanrail.net/as/dalian/dalian.htm. Retrieved 2008-02-28.
- "Shanghai Metro". Explore Shanghai "Metropedia". http://www.exploreshanghai.com/metro/pedia/. Retrieved 20 February 2010.
- Rohde, Mike. "Cairo". Metro Bits. http://mic-ro.com/metro/metrocity.html?city=126. Retrieved 2008-03-22.
- "Le Metropolitain, RER and Bus - A bit of history". Paris.org. http://www.paris.org/Metro/. Retrieved 25 January 2010.
- "The Berlin metro (U-Bahn)". Means of Transport & Routes. BVG. http://www.bvg.de/index.php/en/Bvg/Index/folder/670/name/Underground. Retrieved 2008-02-24.
- "Train Services". MTR Corporation. http://www.mtr.com.hk/eng/train/intro_index.html. Retrieved 2008-09-24.
- Megha Suri Singh (2009-11-13). "Metro steps out". Times of India. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/TNN12noidatimattn-all-centres-from-delhi-metro-deskPRASANNAMETRO-STEPS-OUT/articleshow/5224265.cms.
- "Tehran Metro". http://www.msedv.com/rai/metro.html. Retrieved 20 February 2010.
- "Datos de operacion Template:Es icon". Metro de la Ciudad de Mexico. http://www.metro.df.gob.mx/operacion/cifrasoperacion06.html. Retrieved 2008-05-27. Template:Es icon
- "World Metro List - Amsterdam". metro bits. 2008-01-10. http://mic-ro.com/metro/metrocity.html?city=Amsterdam. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Kazan Subway". http://www.kazantransport.by.ru/metro/index~e.htm. Retrieved 2008-06-12.
- "TMB: Basic information". TMB. http://www.tmb.net/en_US/tmb/queestmb/dadesbasiques.jsp. Retrieved 1 February 2010. - for the TMB lines
- "Barcelona Metro". UrbanRail.net. http://www.urbanrail.net/eu/bcn/barcelona.htm. Retrieved 1 February 2010. - for the FCG lines
- "Metro de Madrid in figures". http://www.metromadrid.es/en/conocenos/infraestructuras/red/index.html. Retrieved 24 January 2010.
- "SL Annual Report 2007". Storstockholms Lokaltrafik. 2008-06-27. p. 29. http://www.sl.se/upload/eng_text/uploads/annual_reports/annual_report_07.pdf. Retrieved 2008-09-10.
- "Metro m2". Transports publics de la région lausannoise. http://web-anc.t-l.ch/m2_old/080918m2factsheet.pdf. Retrieved 2008-12-28.
- "Operating System". Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited. http://www.bts.co.th/en/btstrain_01.asp. Retrieved 2008-11-20.
- "Key facts". London Underground. Transport for London. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/modesoftransport/londonunderground/1608.aspx. Retrieved 2008-02-24.
- "BART System Facts". San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District. http://www.bart.gov/about/history/systemFacts.asp. Retrieved 2008-04-23.
- Schwandl, Robert. "Boston T". UrbanRail.net. http://www.urbanrail.net/am/bost/boston.htm. Retrieved 2008-02-25.
- "About the T - Financials - Appendix: Statistical Profile". MBTA. 2007. http://www.mbta.com/uploadedFiles/About_the_T/Financials/9_Appendix.pdf. Retrieved 2008-02-25.
- "Facts at a Glance". Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority. http://www.metro.net/news_info/facts.htm. Retrieved 2008-03-25.
- "New York Subway: Facts and Figures". MTA - New York. http://mta.info/nyct/facts/ffsubway.htm. Retrieved 25 January 2010.
- "New York City Subway and PATH". UrbanRail. http://www.urbanrail.net/am/nyrk/new-york.htm. Retrieved 25 January 2010.
- "New York City: PATH". UrbanRail. http://www.urbanrail.net/am/nyrk/new-york.htm#path. Retrieved 25 January 2010.