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Bus rapid transit (BRT) Metrobus Asunción stretches No. 2 and No. 3 Suspended

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Early Works
Start: 09/2015
Completion: 02/2016
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Under Construction
Start: 11/2016
Current Stage Ramp-up
Project Details


The project calls for a bus rapid transit (BRT) corridor connecting Paraguayan capital Asunción with the cities of Fernando de la Mora and San Lorenzo, both within Asunción's metropolitan area. The project, known locally as the Metrobús, is aimed to speed up public passenger transport in the capital and surrounding areas. Metrobus is part of a massive integrated passenger transportation system, which considers further corridors to Asunción metropolitan cities Ñemby and Limpio and integration with a future interurban commuter rail. The project includes three terminals, 26 stations, and electric-powered busses with capacity forecasted at 300,000 passengers/d.

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Key Specs

Full Name
Bus rapid transit (BRT) Metrobus Asunción stretches No. 2 and No. 3
Project Type
Bus rapid transit (BRT) system
Development Phase
Project Status
Project Capacity
11  km (kilometers)  Bus rapid transit (BRT) system
US$ 52mn
Completion Date

The route passes through the municipalities of Asunción, Fernando de la Mora and San Lorenzo in the metropolitan region of Asunción.

* The coordinates indicated on the map represent an intermediate point between the start and end of the project.

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