The metro station "Shushary"

Customer:  The Сommittee for the development of transport infrastructure of St. Petersburg
General designer: JSC «Lenmetrogiprotrans».
General contractor: JSC «Metrostroy»
Location: Sofiyskaya street
Opening dateOctober 3, 2019

Technical characteristics:

  • Station depth: ground, covered
  • Type of station: onshore platforms, two tracks with an exit to the depot and an intersection exit from the depot side
  • Traffic: about 249 thousand people per month
  • Platforms: 2 side platforms

Architectural design:

The southernmost metro station in Saint-Petersburg.

The architectural solution of the Shushary station  was originally borrowed from the similar station Parnas. At the same time, the architectural solutions of the facades are fundamentally different due to the context of the area where the station is located - industrial facilities of factories are located around it.

In the interior, there are purple exposed metal trusses that contrast with the cream marble.