West Light Rail Lines

  • Client: Autonomous Community of Madrid
  • Contract term:
    Sept.2006 - Sept.2036

Sociedad concesionaria: Metro Ligero Oeste, S.A.

Description of the concession

The ML2 and ML3 light rail lines connect the towns of Pozuelo (ML2) and Boadilla del Monte (ML3) to the Metro de Madrid subway network at the Colonia Jardín station (Line 10), servicing one of the largest areas of growth in the Community of Madrid.

The ML2 Line has 13 stops, while the ML3 has 16. In Metro Ligero Oeste is a recognize concessionaire by the International Union of Public Transport as the best light rail initiative in the world and, and also it was given the award for the best European light rail operator.

Benefits for society

Thanks to its connection to the Metro de Madrid subway and the Renfe Commuter Train networks, the West Light Rail lines integrate important urban population centers and business and leisure time areas in the towns of Pozuelo de Alarcón, Boadilla del Monte and Alcorcón, benefiting a population of 123,000 inhabitants.

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