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Mexico City Metro


The Mexico City Metro, officially called Sistema de Transporte Colectivo, often shortened to STC, is a metro system that serves the metropolitan area of Mexico City, including some municipalities in Mexico State. It is the second largest metro system in North America after the New York City Subway. In 2016, the system served 1.662 billion passengers, placing it as the ninth highest ridership in the world.


  • History 

  • Lines, stations, names, colors and logos 

  • Transfers to other systems 

  • Fares and pay systems 

  • Rolling stock