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Colombia: Medellín cable cars closed in June and July for repairs

Medellín cable cars closed in June and July for repairs; expect travel disruptions

TIMEFRAME expected from 6/17/2017, 12:00 AM until 6/17/2017, 11:59 PM (America/Bogota). COUNTRY/REGION Medellin

Event

On Wednesday, June 14, the Medellín Metro announced that the Medellín cable cars will be closed for repairs in June and July. Line K (Santo Domingo) will be closed June 17 – June 27, Line J (San Javier) will be closed June 30 – July 9, and Line L (Cable Arvi) will be closed July 10 – July 13. The yearly repairs will include changing the hydraulic stress motors to ensure the system operates properly during an evacuation, as well as checking all safety and control systems. 

Advice

Individuals are advised to plan accordingly for travel disruptions and check for updates from the Medellín Metro.

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