La Motte-Picquet Grenelle Metro Station - Paris - France.tif
The Paris Métro or Métropolitain (French: Métro de Paris) is the rapid transit metro system in Paris that began its operation in 1900. It is a symbol of the city, notable for its station architecture, influenced by Art Nouveau. It has 16 lines, mostly underground and 300 stations. Paris is the second busiest metro system in Europe after Moscow. It carries 4.5 million passengers a day, and an annual total of 1.388 billion (2007). Châtelet-Les Halles, with 5 Métro lines and three RER commuter rail lines, is the world's largest underground station.
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