Expansion of the Metro - ”Cityringen”
The expansion of the existing metro has already begun and according to plan, the two new lines, M3 and M4, will be ready for use in 2018.
The new city circle, Cityringen, will provide a fast and reliable transport system with a high frequency of departures in the most densely populated urban areas of the capital, which are not served presently. The annual passenger volume is expected to be 72 million.
Facts about Cityringen
Cityringen will comprise of 15.5 kilometres of underground metro tracks with 17 stations served. Including stops at all stations, the average travel speed through the city will be approximately 40 km/h. The city circle will have frequent departures and it will operate without an actual time schedule – just as the existing metro.