The Metro line 4 extending from Veikou Park up and Evangelismos examined by the European Investment Bank and specifically the funding department.
At the meeting of the Minister of Infrastructure, Michael Chrisochoides the chairman Werner Chogier discussed the need to start the project in 2014 , with the creation of nine stations .
Final decisions by the European Investment Bank ( EIB ) , according to a report in the Daily expected in early 2014 , when it will clear the way for extensions to be implemented eventually. However , the President of the EIB was particularly excited about the progress of the project and was keen to fund them .
The planned development of Line 4 will start at Veikou Park , crossing stations : Galatsi , Blister , Courts , Alexandra Eksarxia University , Kolonaki , resulting in the current station Evangelismos. The full development of Line 4 includes 29 stations , with a total area of 33 km , with total expenditure amounting to 3.3 billion euros.
According to the original plans of the " Athens Metro " extensions which will be promoted after the construction of the Veikou Park - Evangelismos are:
Evangelismos - Lighthouse and Lighthouse Psihico Psihico - Maroussi : This is the second major section line 4 , and includes 10 stations and 10 km of underground line . In theory will be auctioned after 2015.
Veikou Park - Perissos : It is probably a significant expansion with 2 stations will connect Line 4 by Line 1 of the Metro station Perissos , allowing multiple transport options for passengers .
Maroussi - National Road : The expansion rather falls in C phase expansions , and to start must have - even - in orbit construction of the line to Maroussi . The expansion will include three stations and will reach the National Highway passing by Pefkos Lykovrysis .