Punta Raisi railway station
Aeroporto Falcone e Borsellino|
90045 Cinisi PA
Cinisi, Palermo, Sicily
|Coordinates||38°11′14″N 13°06′18″E / 38.18722°N 13.10500°ECoordinates: 38°11′14″N 13°06′18″E / 38.18722°N 13.10500°E|
|Operated by||Rete Ferroviaria Italiana|
|Line(s)||Palermo Passante railway|
60.4 km (37.5 mi)|
Location within Sicily
Punta Raisi railway station (Italian: Stazione di Punta Raisi), is located within Palermo Airport (Italian: Aeroporto di Palermo "Falcone e Borsellino") (IATA code: PMO) in Cinisi, near Palermo, Sicily, Italy. Opened in 2004, the station is the northwestern terminus of the Palermo Passante railway, and forms part of the Palermo Metro.
Punta Raisi railway station is situated underground, directly opposite the airport terminal, and is accessible through the terminal.
The station is part of the extension of Metropolitana di Palermo Line A from Piraineto railway station to the airport. The construction of this extension began in 2001, and the station was opened in 2004.
The station is equipped with three platforms, all of them for passenger service.
Punta Raisi is now the northwestern terminus of Line A. Trains operate between Punta Raisi and Palermo Centrale. On weekdays, a train runs in each direction approximately every 30 minutes between early morning and around 10 pm.
- History of rail transport in Italy
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