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Línea 1
Línea 4Metro Ligero 1 Madrid-MetroLinea-inicio.png Pinar de Chamartín
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Bambú
Línea 11* Línea 10 Largo recorrido RENFE Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg Madrid-MetroLinea.png Chamartín
Línea 9Línea 10 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Plaza de Castilla
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Valdeacederas
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Tetuán
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Estrecho
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Alvarado
Línea 3* Línea 2 Línea 6 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Cuatro Caminos
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Ríos Rosas
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Iglesia
Madrid Metro Museum Madrid-MetroLinea-no.png Chamberí
Línea 4 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Bilbao
Línea 10 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Tribunal
Línea 5 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Gran Vía
Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg** Línea 2Línea 3 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Sol
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Tirso de Molina
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Antón Martín
Madrid-MetroLinea.png Atocha
Línea 11* Largo recorrido RENFE Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg Madrid-MetroLinea.png Atocha Renfe
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Menéndez Pelayo
Línea 6 Madrid-MetroLinea.png Pacífico
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Puente de Vallecas
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Nueva Numancia
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Portazgo
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Buenos Aires
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Alto del Arenal
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Miguel Hernández
Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg Madrid-MetroLinea.png Sierra de Guadalupe
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Villa de Vallecas
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Congosto
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png La Gavia
Madrid-MetroLinea-sin.png Las Suertes
Madrid-MetroLinea-fin-sin.png Valdecarros
(*) In project
(**) In construction
Map of the line 1.

Line 1 of the Madrid Metro was opened on 17 September 1919 between Cuatro Caminos and Sol. It was extended from Sol to Atocha in 1921, Atocha to Puente de Vallecas in 1923, Cuatro Caminos to Tetuán in 1929, Tetuán to Plaza De Castilla in 1961 and Puente de Vallecas to Portazgo in 1962.

Between 1964 and 1966, station platforms were lengthened in order to allow 6-car train compositions, due to heavy increasing passenger flow. Chamberí station had to be closed because it didn't allow platform lengthening due to its sharp curve and its closeness to Iglesia station.

In recent years, the line has been extended both north and south. On 1 April 1994, it was extended from Portazgo to Miguel Hernández and on 4 March 1999 from Miguel Hernández to Congosto.

In 2007, the line was extended to Pinar De Chamartin in two stages. First, on 30 March 2007, the line was extended from Plaza De Castilla to Chamartin, which provides interchange with Line 10 and RENFE services. The new metro complex has line 1 and in the future, line 11 on the lower level and line 10 on the upper level. On 11 April 2007 the extension to Pinar De Chamartin was completed. Here, there is interchange available to Line 4. There are two side platforms for arrivals and an island platform for departures. In May 2007, interchange to Metro Ligero 1 was available, which terminates one level higher.

On 16 May 2007, the line was extended south from Congosto to Valdecarros with two intermediate stations.

Since summer 2007 the line uses class 2000B stock. Chamberí station, after more than 40 years of abandonement, was refurbished and open in 2008 as an exhibition place to show how Metro stations were when opened in 1919.


Madrid-MetroLinea1.png Line 1 of Madrid Metro Madrid-MetroLinea1.png

Pinar de Chamartín Línea 4 Metro Ligero 1 | Bambú | Chamartín Línea 10 Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg | Plaza de Castilla Línea 9 Línea 10 | Valdeacederas |
Tetuán | Estrecho | Alvarado | Cuatro Caminos Línea 2 Línea 6 | Ríos Rosas | Iglesia | Bilbao Línea 4 | Tribunal Línea 10 |
Gran Vía Línea 5 | Sol Línea 2 Línea 3 | Tirso de Molina | Antón Martín | Atocha | Atocha Renfe Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg | Menéndez Pelayo |
Pacífico Línea 6 | Puente de Vallecas | Nueva Numancia | Portazgo | Buenos Aires | Alto del Arenal |
Miguel Hernández | Sierra de Guadalupe Madrid-MetroCercanias2.svg | Villa de Vallecas | Congosto | La Gavia | Las Suertes |
Valdecarros

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