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Line 2, also known by the names of its termini, currently Paral·lel - Pep Ventura, is a metro line in Barcelona operated by TMB, coloured purple and sometimes simply called línia lila.

Chronology

  • 1995 - Sant Antoni-Sagrada Família section opened.
  • 1996 - Sant Antoni-Paral·lel section opened.
  • 1997 - Sagrada Família-La Pau section opened.
  • 2002 - La Pau-Pep Ventura section moved from L4 to this line.

Technical details

  • Colour on map: Purple
  • Number of stations: 17
  • Type: Conventional metro
  • Length: 13.1 km (8.1 mi)
  • Rolling stock: 2100, 5000 and 9000 series
  • Journey time: 24 minutes
  • Track gauge: 1,435 mm (4 ft 8+12 in)
  • Traction: Electricity
  • Power supply: Rigid overhead wire
  • Open-air sections: No
  • Mobile phone coverage: Partial
  • Depots: Verneda (Triangle Ferroviari)
  • Operator: TMB

Stations

Station and line names shown in italics are planned or under construction additions.

  • Terminal D (L9)
  • Ciutat Aeroportuària (L9)
  • Terminals A-B-C (L9)
  • Sant Cosme (L9)
  • El Prat Centre (L9)
  • Estació del Prat (L1, L9, RENFE)
  • Centre Direccional (L1, L9)
  • Verge de Montserrat (L9)
  • Mercabarna (L9)
  • Parc Logístic (L9)
  • Fira 2-Pedrosa (L9)
  • Foc Cisell (L10)
  • INEF
  • Fira 1
  • Poble Sec (L3)
  • Paral·lel Handicapped/disabled access (L3, Funicular de Montjuïc)
  • Sant Antoni Handicapped/disabled access
  • Universitat Handicapped/disabled access (L1)
  • Passeig de Gràcia Handicapped/disabled access (L3, L4, RENFE)
  • Tetuan Handicapped/disabled access
  • Monumental Handicapped/disabled access
  • Sagrada Família Handicapped/disabled access (L5)
  • Encants Handicapped/disabled access
  • Clot Handicapped/disabled access (L1, RENFE)
  • Bac de Roda Handicapped/disabled access
  • Sant Martí Handicapped/disabled access
  • La Pau Handicapped/disabled access (L4)
  • Verneda Handicapped/disabled access
  • Artigues-Sant Adrià Handicapped/disabled access
  • Sant Roc (T5)Handicapped/disabled access
  • Gorg Handicapped/disabled access (T5, L10)
  • Pep Ventura Handicapped/disabled access
  • Badalona Centre (L1)
  • Casagemes
  • Canyadó
  • Morera (L13)
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