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MetrotranvĂ­a extension opens, Argentina [free access]

May 15, 2019

Passenger services have commenced on a 5.12-km-long extension of Metrotranvía, a tram line in Mendoza, Argentina. The extension spans from Mendoza station to Panquehua, in Las Heras, covering nine stops. The extension has been developed at an estimated investment of ARS700 million.


With the opening of the extension, the tram line is now around 17 km in length and covers 24 stops. The end-to-end journey time is 45 minutes. With the opening of the extension, the average monthly ridership is expected to increase by 150,000 passengers.


(1 ARS [Argentine Peso] = 0.02 USD)