Santo Domingo, National District, Dominican Republic
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Overview - Santo Domingo
Located on the Caribbean Sea, Santo Domingo (Santo Domingo de Guzmán) is the capital of and the largest city by population in the Dominican Republic. It has approximately 965,000 inhabitants in the city proper as of 2010. The Santo Domingo metropolitan area comprised 2,908,607 residents as of the 2010 ONE census.
Santo Domingo's rapid transit network consists of two rapid transit services and a gondola lift service.
Santo Domingo Metro
Opened 2009, Santo Domingo Metro consists of two rapid transit services that serve the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and the surrounding suburbs. Most stations are named after historical and cultural figures rather than streets.
Line 1 (Línea 1)
Line 1 of the Santo Domingo Metro is a 14.5 km rapid transit service on a North-South alignment. It runs from Centro de los Héroes in the south to Mamá Tingó in the north, serving 16 stations.
Line 1 was opened in January 2009. Line 1 is operated by OPRET.
Line 2 (Línea 2)
Line 2 of the Santo Domingo Metro is a 16.5 km rapid transit service on an East-West alignment. It runs from María Montez in the west to Concepción Bona in the east, serving 18 stations.
Line 2 was opened in April 2013 and the last extension of the line was to Concepción Bona in August 2018. Line 2 is operated by OPRET.
Teleférico de Santo Domingo
Opened 2018, the Teleférico de Santo Domingo consists of a gondola lift service that serves the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and the surrounding suburbs.
Line 1 (Línea 1)
Line 1 of the Teleférico de Santo Domingo is a 5 km gondola lift service on a North-South alignment. It runs from Gualey in the south to Cruce Charles de Gaulle in the north, serving 4 stations.
Line 1 was opened in May 2018. Line 1 is operated by OPRET.
References & Helpful Links
Official Website for Santo Domingo Metro and Teleférico: Oficina para el Reordenamiento de Transporte (OPRET)
All Official Maps - OPRET [Last Accessed Mar 20, 2021]
Official System Map - Santo Domingo Metro and Teleférico [JPG] [Last Accessed Mar 20, 2021]
All colors taken from official system map as of March 20, 2021.