ECONOMY

Athens Metro presents extensions on its three lines

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Greece’s state-owned subway operator, Attiko Metro, said on Friday it is studying the the extension of Line 1 of the Athens subway to the district of Kallithea and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, with four new stations.

The extension of Line 1 (Green), which links Piraeus to Kifissia, will cost a total of 450 million euros, Nikolaos Kouretas, the company CEO, said at an infrastructure conference in Athens.

Attiko Metro is also preparing the extension of Line 2 (Red) to the southern suburb of Glyfada, by building three new stations and with a budget of 300 million euros.

Kouretas also said that the extension of Line 3 (Blue) from Aghia Marina to Piraeus will be completed by summer 2022.