Metro - Wikipedia Metro From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigation Jump to search Look up metro, metro-, métro, or métro- in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.Metro, short for metropolitan, may refer to: Contents 1 Geography 2 Public transport 2.1 Rail systems 2.1.1 Africa 2.1.2 Asia 2.1.3 Europe United Kingdom 2.1.4 North America United States 2.1.5 Oceania 2.1.6 South America 2.2 Bus services and other transit authorities 2.2.1 Europe 2.2.2 North America 2.2.3 Oceania 2.3 Airports 3 Education 4 Media and entertainment 4.1 Broadcasting 4.2 Film 4.3 Music 4.3.1 Artists 4.3.2 Titled works 4.3.3 Venues 4.4 Periodicals 4.4.1 Magazines 4.4.2 Newspapers 4.5 Other 5 Businesses 6 Sports 7 Technology 8 Vehicles 9 Government 10 People 11 See also Geography[edit] For a list of metro areas, see List of metropolitan areas by population. A metropolitan area, the populated region including and surrounding an urban center Metro (city), a city in IndonesiaPublic transport[edit] Rapid transit (also known as heavy rail), a passenger railway in an urban area with high capacity and frequency, often built underground (also known as a "subway" or "tube" or an "underground"), or elevated above the ground A city or metropolitan area's urban rail system, which may incorporate heavy, medium, and light, and/or other types of passenger railways A city or metropolitan area's public transport operator or authorityRail systems[edit] For a comprehensive list, see List of metro systems. Africa[edit] Cairo Metro in Cairo, Egypt Algiers Metro in Algiers, AlgeriaAsia[edit] Shanghai Metro in Shanghai, China Taipei Metro, railway system in Taipei, Taiwan Bangkok Metro, railway system in Bangkok, Thailand Dubai Metro, in Dubai Chennai Metro, in Chennai Delhi Metro, Delhi & NCR regions Kolkata Metro, in Kolkata Mumbai Metro, in Mumbai Hyderabad Metro, in Hyderabad Kochi Metro, in Kochi Lucknow Metro, in Lucknow Noida Metro, in Noida Namma Metro, in Bengaluru Rapid Metro Gurgaon, in GurugramEurope[edit] Amsterdam Metro, Netherlands Athens Metro, in Athens, Greece Berlin U-Bahn, Germany Copenhagen Metro, Copenhagen, Denmark Helsinki Metro, the rapid transit system serving Helsinki, Finland Istanbul Metro, Turkey Moscow Metro opened in 1935, the first of several rapid transit systems built in the Soviet UnionMetro-2, a supposed secret, government-run metro system in Moscow that parallels the public oneOslo Metro, Oslo, Norway Paris Métro in Paris, France Prague Metro in Prague, Czech Republic Rotterdam Metro, Netherlands Thessaloniki Metro, in Thessaloniki, Greece Warsaw Metro, in PolandUnited Kingdom[edit] London's Metropolitan Railway, the world's first underground railway and a precursor of the London Underground Manchester Metrolink, a light urban tram system, England West Midlands Metro, light rail tram system between Birmingham and Wolverhampton, England South Wales Metro, proposed integration of rail and bus services, Wales Tyne and Wear Metro, light rail system, North East EnglandNorth America[edit] Mexico City Metro, in Mexico Montreal Metro, in Montreal, Quebec, CanadaUnited States[edit] Metro (Los Angeles) Washington Metro, heavy rail rapid transit system in Washington, D.C. and its Maryland and Virginia suburbs Metro (Minnesota) Muni Metro, light rail system, San Francisco, California Metro-North Railroad, New York and suburban rail system Metro Transit (Minnesota), existing and proposed light rail and bus rapid transit lines Valley Metro Rail, mainly in Phoenix, Tempe and Mesa, ArizonaOceania[edit] Metro Trains Melbourne, in Australia Melbourne Metro Rail Project, a metropolitan rail infrastructure project currently under construction in Melbourne, Australia Metro Transport Sydney, the former operator of Sydney Light Rail and Sydney Monorail Tranz Metro, commuter rail operator, Wellington, New ZealandSouth America[edit] Metro de Santiago, the second largest in South America, serving Santiago, Chile Caracas metro, is a mass rapid transit system serving Caracas, VenezuelaBus services and other transit authorities[edit] Metrobus (disambiguation), several bus operatorsEurope[edit] Metro (Belfast), bus services, Northern Ireland West Yorkshire Metro or MetroTrain, EnglandNorth America[edit] Metro (Houston) Metro (St. Louis) Greater Portland Metro Bus, Maine King County Metro, Seattle, Washington Madison Metro, Wisconsin Metro Transit (disambiguation):, such as Metro Transit (Halifax), Nova Scotia, Canada Metro Transit (Kalamazoo), Michigan Metro Transit (Minnesota), Minneapolis-Saint Paul Metro Transit (Oklahoma City) Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority Metro, Erie, and Niagara counties, New York Metro, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, rail and bus systems Mountain Metropolitan Transit, Colorado Springs, ColoradoOceania[edit] Metro (Christchurch), co-ordinated public transport, Christchurch, New Zealand Metro Tasmania, a state-owned bus companyAirports[edit] Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Michigan, United StatesEducation[edit] Metro Academic and Classical High School, St Louis, Missouri, United States Metro State College, Denver, Colorado, United States Metro State University, Minneapolis–Saint Paul, Minnesota, United StatesMedia and entertainment[edit] Broadcasting[edit] Metro Broadcast Corporation, with a variety of Hong Kong‑based Metro‑branded radio stations Metro FM, a national radio station, South Africa Metro Radio, a radio station, Newcastle upon Tyne, North East England MetroTV, an Indonesian news channel Metro 14, on air name of CJNT-DT, a television station, Montreal, Quebec Radio Metro, a radio station, Argentina Metro (Poland), a Polish television channelFilm[edit] Metro (1997 film), starring Eddie Murphy Metro (2007 film) Metro (2013 film), Russian film Metro (2016 film), a Tamil language film The Metro (film), a 2011 Malayalam-language film Metro Pictures, one of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's predecessor companiesMusic[edit] Artists[edit] Metro (Hungarian band) Metro (British band), active 1976–1980 Metro (Serbian band), active 1981–1985; 1994–1997 Metrô (band), Brazilian new wave band active 1978–1988; 2002–2004; 2014; 2015–present Metro Boomin (born 1993), American songwriter, known simply as Metro The Metros, an English indie band active 2006–2009Titled works[edit] Metro (album), 1977 self-titled album by the British band Metro (musical), a 1991 Polish musical "Metro" (The Vincent Black Shadow song), a 2006 song by The Vincent Black Shadow "The Metro" (song), a 1983 single by BerlinVenues[edit] Metro Chicago, a music venue, Chicago, United States The Metro Theatre, a music venue, Sydney, Australia Metro Nightclub, the former name of the Palace theatre, Melbourne, AustraliaPeriodicals[edit] Magazines[edit] Metro (magazine), New Zealand lifestyle magazine Metro Magazine, for bus and rail transit and motorcoach operators Metro Weekly, a free weekly magazine-style publication for the LGBT community of Washington, D.C.Newspapers[edit] Harian Metro, Malaysia Metro (Belgian newspaper) Metro (British newspaper) Metro (Dutch newspaper) Metro (Italian newspaper) Metro (Swedish newspaper) Metro (U.S. newspaper), largest circulation among free newspapers in the United States Métro (Montreal newspaper), a French-language free newspaper Metro Daily, Hong Kong newspaper Metro International, a Swedish media company Metro Newspapers, a newspaper company in California which publishes: Metro Santa Cruz, former name of a newspaper in Santa Cruz, California, renamed the Santa Cruz Weekly Metro Silicon Valley, a newspaper in San Jose, California StarMetro (newspaper), a chain Canadian free newspapers (formerly called Metro until April 2018) Zimbabwe MetroOther[edit] Metro (franchise), a multimedia sci-fi franchise created by Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky, including:BooksMetro 2033 (2005) Metro 2034 (2009) Metro 2035 (2015)Video gamesMetro 2033 (2010) Metro: Last Light (2013) Metro Exodus (2019)Metro (novel), 1933 novel by Vladimir Varankin Metro (typeface)Businesses[edit] Metro (department store), a chain based in Singapore Metro (supermarket, Greece) Metro (supermarket, Indonesia) Metro (restaurant chain), an Icelandic fast food chain Metro AG, Germany's largest retailer Metro Cash and Carry, a hypermarket chain owned by Metro AG METRO Foods Trading, a Cypriot supermarket chain Metro Inc., a Canadian supermarket chain Metro by T-Mobile, a prepaid wireless service provider in the United States MetroCentre (shopping centre), indoor shopping mall, Gateshead, England, UK Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO), a non-profit organization Metro International Airlines, a subsidiary of the defunct Flying Tiger Line which operated 1981-1983Sports[edit] Metro (wrestler), a Mexican masked luchador Metro Conference, a defunct NCAA Division I athletic conference Metro FC (New Zealand), association football club based in AucklandTechnology[edit] Metro (design language), developed by Microsoft for interfaces GlassFish Metro, an open source web service stack that is part of the GlassFish project Metro Ethernet, an Ethernet-based computer network that covers a metropolitan area Metro, former code name of the XML Paper Specification, Microsoft's document frameworkVehicles[edit] Austin Metro and MG Metro, produced by Austin Rover in Europe Fairchild Metro, a commuter airliner Geo Metro, a variant of the Suzuki Cultus sold in North America International Harvester Metro VanGovernment[edit] In the United States, "metro government" is sometimes used to describe "consolidated" local governments, in which the government of a county has been unified with that of a city (thus, making it the government of the metro area, rather than just the core city itself). Metro police, a police agency with jurisdiction throughout a metropolitan area Metro (Oregon regional government), a unique regional government body in the United States, with jurisdiction over the Portland metro areaPeople[edit] Héctor David Delgado Santiago (1975-2013), Mexican drug lord nicknamed El Metro 4 Gregorio Sauceda-Gamboa, Mexican drug lord nicknamed Metro 2 Samuel Flores Borrego (1972–2011), Mexican drug lord nicknamed Metro 3See also[edit] Metropolitan (disambiguation) Metrorail (disambiguation) Metropolis Metroplex Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search termThis disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Metro. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. 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