network concept (which was adopted only one year earlier) had to be revised to speed up the construction of a connection to the Olympic venues at Olympic grounds. Two double-carriage units were destroyed on 5 September 1983, when a fan cooling the brake system was damaged. Today it has a length.4 kilometres (15.2 mi) and 27 stations. Between these two stations is a connection to mainline railway tracks, which is used to bring new trains into the network. At the south end, they meet the transverse tunnel, where the escalators to the S-Bahn platforms are located. It is only running on Saturdays to ease crowding on the U2 and U3 lines, and to provide people an easier access to the Olympic Park from Munich Central Station. "U-Bahn" is the German contraction for Untergrundbahn or " underground railway ". After Kolumbusplatz the U2 continues eastward and reaches the stations Silberhornstraße, Untersbergstraße and Giesing (Bahnhof), with an interchange possibility to S7 and. The activities of the U3 and U1 should be extended on a case-by-case. Theresienwiese Theresienwiese is one of only two U-Bahn station in Munich (besides Fröttmaning station which serves Allianz Arena ) to have the command centre booth that is opened during the Oktoberfest for supervising the masses of passengers.
Below Hasenbergl, a district which had been known for its social problems, it goes to Dülferstraße, which provides access to the eastern Hasenbergl and a newly built area on Panzerwiese. Passing Giselastraße and Universität (University it arrives at Odeonsplatz, where it connects to the U4/U5 lines. The war-related gerstau 18 remscheid scarcity of resources led to the cessation of this work. For this reason Goetheplatz has a platform longer than the standard 120 metres (390 ft). At Central Station, the new dedicated U9 platform would be placed underneath the current S-Bahn platforms but above U4/U5 platform and new second S-Bahn platforms, and underneath the heavy rail tracks. Click here for MVGs search for bulletin timetables (in German). Westfriedhof und, sendlinger Tor. Again with line overlap this means that a suitable train will arrive (often much) more frequently. On, a further 4 vehicles have been added to the Class C2 fleet and they are now operating on the entire U6 line from Garching Forschungzentrum to Klinikum Grosshadern.
At Königsplatz one can find artworks from the nearby Glyptothek on the platform. The next two station, Schwanthalerhöhe (originally called Messegelände, the German for "exhibition grounds the name was changed when the exhibition centre relocated to Riem in 1998) and Theresienwiese, are gateways to the Oktoberfest, and are therefore highly loaded during this event. After Bonner Platz the U3 reaches Münchner Freiheit, where it joins the U6 to run together through the inner city section to Implerstraße (for this section see U6 below). The further extension of the U6 to Martinsried was approved by the district council in July 2009.