Tehran subway

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  • 2 metro stations in Tehran to become operational 2019-07-15 20:24

    2 metro stations in Tehran to become operational

    TEHRAN – Two subway stations in line 7 of Tehran underground transport system will become operational by the end of the next Iranian calendar month (August 22), Ali Emam, the CEO of Tehran Urban & Suburban Railway Operation Company, has said.

  • 70 imported metro cars to join transport fleet soon 2019-06-22 18:02

    70 imported metro cars to join transport fleet soon

    TEHRAN – Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi announced that some 70 new metro cars have been imported to the country which will soon join operational metro lines, Tasnim reported on Saturday.

  • Tehran Municipality plans to build 4 new subway lines 2019-06-01 20:18

    Tehran Municipality plans to build 4 new subway lines

    TEHRAN – Tehran Municipality plans to construct four new subway lines in the capital after putting all the under-construction lines on operation, Mohsen Pourseyyed Aqaei, deputy mayor for traffic and transport affairs has said.

  • $1.5b required to complete Tehran subway lines 6, 7: CEO 2019-05-25 20:02

    $1.5b required to complete Tehran subway lines 6, 7: CEO

    TEHRAN — In order to complete the construction project of lines 6 and 7 of Tehran Metro a budget of 60 trillion rials (nearly $1.5 billion) is needed, Ali Emam, the CEO of Tehran Urban & Suburban Railway Operation Company has said.

  • Tehran subway line 7 partially inaugurated  2019-03-16 21:46

    Tehran subway line 7 partially inaugurated 

    TEHRAN — Tehran subway line 7, connecting southeastern Tehran to northwestern parts of the city, was partially inaugurated on Saturday morning, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • $1.5b needed to complete 2 metro lines in Tehran 2019-02-21 01:58

    $1.5b needed to complete 2 metro lines in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A budget of 60 trillion rials (about $1.5 billion) required to complete two metro lines of 6 and 7, stretching to 70 kilometers in the capital, Tehran City Council member has stated.

  • Six metro stations to be inaugurated within month 2019-02-20 10:37

    Six metro stations to be inaugurated within month

    TEHRAN – Six new stations in lines 6 and 7 of Tehran subway will be inaugurated by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), director for Tehran Urban and Suburban Railway Operation Company has announced.

  • Tehran metro delivers 730 million rides annually 2019-01-13 22:33

    Tehran metro delivers 730 million rides annually

    TEHRAN – The underground transport system stretching to 170 kilometers in the metropolis of Tehran is delivering over 730 million rides each year, Mehdi Jamalinejad, deputy interior minister, has announced.

  • Tehran subway to add 376 new cars: deputy mayor 2019-01-10 07:17

    Tehran subway to add 376 new cars: deputy mayor

    TEHRAN – Some 376 subway cars will be built to enter Tehran’s underground transport fleet by the next 48 months, Mohsen Pourseyyed Aqaei, deputy mayor for traffic and transport affairs has said.

  • Studies for launching Tehran-Karaj BRT lines underway 2018-12-25 21:34

    Studies for launching Tehran-Karaj BRT lines underway

    TEHRAN – An appraisal study on launching bus rapid transit (BRT) lines along the two roads from Tehran to Karaj has started, Mohsen Pourseyyed Aqaei, deputy mayor of Tehran for traffic and transport affairs has said.

  • 2 subway lines to become partially operational: Tehran councilor  2018-12-25 21:33

    2 subway lines to become partially operational: Tehran councilor 

    TEHRAN — Subway lines 6 and 7 of Tehran will become partially operational by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), councilor Ali Krooni has said.

  • Bikes allowed to be carried on subway trains in Tehran 2018-12-19 20:09

    Bikes allowed to be carried on subway trains in Tehran

    TEHRAN – Folding bikes can be taken on trains at the southern section of Tehran’s subway during off-peak hours at 9:30 am to 3:00 pm on weekdays, director of Tehran Urban and Suburban Railway Operations Company announced.

  • Tehran Metro to soon face train shortages 2018-12-05 10:14

    Tehran metro to soon face car shortages

    TEHRAN – Although currently some 121 trains are running in the capital’s subway system, it will soon face lack of cars with inauguration of new lines being under construction, head of construction and transportation commission of Tehran City Council has said.

  • ‘$3b needed to complete Tehran urban development projects’ 2018-10-21 10:46

    ‘$3b needed to complete Tehran urban development projects’

    TEHRAN – A total of 120 trillion rials (nearly $3 billion) is needed to complete urban development projects in Tehran, said Mohsen Hashemi, Tehran city council chairman.

  • A view of a subway station of line 6 which is under construction 2018-10-16 19:57

    University of Tehran’s Jahad Daneshgahi to manufacture subway equipment

    TEHRAN — Jahad Daneshgahi, the University of Tehran's academic center for education, culture and research, will domestically produce equipment for developing subways, deputy mayor of Tehran for traffic and transport affairs has said.

  • People swim in a natural pool in Cheshmeh-Ali, a historical site in southern Tehran, July 1, 2017. 2018-07-19 11:10

    Cheshmeh-Ali still dried out despite promises

    TEHRAN – Despite repetitive promises by Tehran subway authorities, Cheshmeh-Ali is still struggling to return to its heyday, when its popular pool was chock-full of inflow-water.

  • Completing, equipping subway lines a top priority: Tehran council chairman 2018-06-24 11:30

    Completing, equipping subway lines a top priority: Tehran council chairman

    TEHRAN — It is advisable to spend the municipality’s limited budget on completing and equipping subway lines in the capital Tehran, the Tehran city council chairman has said.

  • Tehran subway 2018-04-27 20:20

    Tehran plans to increase metro ridership to 5 million by March 2019

    TEHRAN — In an effort to reduce air pollution in the metropolis of Tehran, the municipality is planning on increasing the subway ridership by the end of the current Iranian calendar year falling on March 20, 2019.

  • Tehran metro ranks 25 among world’s busiest subways 2018-01-12 10:05

    Tehran metro ranks 25 among world’s busiest subways

    TEHRAN – With an annual ridership of 459 million, Tehran metro has attained the rank of 25 among busiest subway systems in the world.

  • Plans to reinforce Tehran’s subway fleet underway  2018-01-06 20:00

    Plans to reinforce Tehran’s subway fleet underway

    TEHRAN – Supplying Tehran’s underground transport fleet with 1,000 new subway cars is underway for the next Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 2018-March 2019), the head of Tehran’s Planning and Budget Organization has said.

  • Healthcare service unit at Tehran subway's Imam Khomeini station  2017-10-09 09:39

    Free healthcare services at Tehran subway

    TEHRAN -- Tehran subway will provide passengers with free healthcare services at two specific stations on October 6, 8 and 15.

  • Tehran metro line 6 2017-08-06 19:39

    Tehran metro among ITA Tunneling Awards finalists

    TEHRAN —Tehran metro line 6 is among the four finalists at International Tunneling and Underground Space Association (ITA) Tunneling Awards 2017 in the category of ‘major project of the year’.

  • Wagons 2017-03-16 11:28

    59 new wagons join Tehran subway network

    TEHRAN- Some 59 new wagons, made in Iran, joined Tehran subway network on Wednesday, IRNA reported. According to Maziyar Hosseini, an official in Tehran Municipality, two of the new wagons are double-decker.