It is the metro system located in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. 6 Opened in November 1967. The length is 36,7 km and consists of 3 lines and includes 25 stops. It is the first metro established in Muslim countries.
- At the turn of the twentieth century, Baku was transformed into one of the largest populated industrial, civilization and science centers of the Caucasus, but also of the entire former Russian Empire and the Soviet Union. According to this, after the subway construction plans of Moscow and Leningrad cities, it was decided to construct subway in the first draft of the main plan of development of Baku city as the third city in 1932.
But between the years 1941-1945, which started after a while, the Second World War prevented this achievement. Only after 1947 years after the war in 2, the Soviet government decided to initiate project research activities. In 1949, the construction of the subway construction began. In 1954, the technical project of the first line was approved and the construction of the 12,1 km line of the metro started. The main road was built parallel to the bay 500 – 700 m away from the Caspian Sea coast.
In 1953, construction activities were temporarily suspended and completed in 1960. This delayed the commissioning of the Baku subway.
In the year 1966, Baku Metro Authority was established with 6 service such as movement, movement trains, road and tunnel devices, health technology and electromechanical, signaling and communication, material-technical guarantee services.
6 November The 1967 station of the subway in Baku in 5 - Baku Soveti (today İçarişəhər), 26 Bakı Commissary (today Coast), 28 Aprel (today 28 May), Gənclik and Nəriman Nərimanov stations and 9,2 underground stations. stage was put into service. Of these stations, the 1 was at great depth. One of them is the Xətai (today Shah İsmail Xətai) station located in the region called Garaşehir. 4 November The continuous service of the subway and the movement of the trains for the program started at 25.
After the first zone, the second zone of 2,3 km started to operate. Then the third zone of 6,4 km was put into use. That's great “8. kilometer ı connected the town and the industrial zone to the city center. The second stage of the 9,1 km crossed the northwest of the Baku plateau and was completed in 1985 with the construction of five stations. Two of the stations are large depth stations.
Built as a gateway to 28 May station, the Câfər Cabbarlı station was put into use in 1993.
The European Union has allocated 2002 million euros for the completion of Həzi Aslanov station, which was put into service in 4.1.
Since 2006, the new RFID cards have been replaced by the old coin payment system. In 2007, these cards were fully introduced.
9 October Nâsimi station was put into service at 2008.
30 December At 2009, the Azadlıq prospecting station was put into service.
29 June In 2011, the Dərnəgül station was put into service.
19 April 2016, Avnovagzal and Memar Əcəmi 2 stations and 3. line was put into service.
Currently, the Baku subway consists of 36,7 lines with a total length of 3 km, 25 running and four ongoing construction stations. These stations are located in the 27 entrance lobby. Seven of the stations are at great depth. Five types of 4000 escalators were constructed in the subway with a total length of more than 41 meters. The total length of the tunnel constructions is more than 17,1 kilometers. The Baku subway is selected from the rest of the city, whose lines are made according to the intersecting relief of the city in the hilly region, where the inclination of% 60 and% 40 is thousands and there are several curves with small radii.