Pont de Neuilly (Paris Métro)

Pont de Neuilly () is a station on Paris Métro Line 1, situated in the prosperous suburban commune of Neuilly-sur-Seine. Between 1940 and 1950 it was known as Pont de Neuilly, Avenue de Madrid.

It is named after the Pont de Neuilly, a nearby bridge. The bridge - which carries parallel road and rail links between Neuilly and La Défense, over the river Seine - is in fact nearer to the Esplanade de la Défense station than to the Pont de Neuilly station.

It was the western terminus of Line 1 from 1937 until 1992, when the western extension to La Défense was opened. Above the station lies an esplanade from which one can see the area of La Défense.

Station layout


File:Metro Paris - Ligne 1 - Pont de Neuilly (5).jpg|Eastbound view File:Metro Paris - Ligne 1 - Pont de Neuilly (4).jpg|Westbound view File:MP 89.ogg|MP 89 rolling stock arrving at Pont de Neuilly