10 Facts on
1. 61 attempted suicides occur per year in the metro of Paris. According to global statistics, every 20-th suicide - in the subway.
2. 491,958 passengers per day passed through the most vibrant in the world metro station Ikebukuro in Tokyo.
3. 155 million passengers daily by subway. This is 34 times greater than the number of air passengers.
4. 150 children were born in the Moscow metro during the German bombing (1941-1942)..
5.The length of subway lines all over the world exceeds 10 thousand kilometers (the distance from the North Pole to the equator).
6. During peak hours a number of subway cars in Tokyo, designed for women: some men are very intemperance Tokyo ...
7. 12 m is diameter of the tunnel in Barcelona. According to him go the most unusual in the world of double-decker train.
8. 25 000 buses will not need when in Mecca (Saudi Arabia), let
the first line of the subway.
9. 33% of the braking energy is converted into electric trains in the Metro Bilbao.
10. 30 subway lines in the world of work without the driver. 75% of the planned lines - automatically.