Tag Archives: China

Nanjing Metro

Nanjing Metro Information The Nanjing metro is a rapid transit system that serves the population in the city of Nanjing, China. The system began operations on 3rd September 2005, and presently has two lines, which serve 55 stations. The network has a total track length of 87 kilometers. The system has an annual ridership of… Read More »

Chongqing Rail Transit

Chongqing Rail Transit Information The Chongqing Rail Transit or CRT or Chongqing Metro is a rapid transit system that serves Chongqing in China. The system began operations on 18th June 2005, and presently has 4 lines that serve 92 stations. The system has a total track length of 168 km. Line 1 and Line 6… Read More »

Foshan Metro

  Foshan Metro Information Foshan Metro or more commonly known as FMetro, is a rapid transit system that serves the city of Foshan, Guangzhou. The tenth metro system to be operating in mainland China, the FMetro currently operates on 1 line, serving 18 stations in total. This 27.3 km long network is majorly operated by… Read More »

Beijing Subway

Beijing Subway Information The Beijing Subway is the oldest metro service operating in mainland China, since the 1st of October 1969. Second only to the Shanghai Metro system, it is the second longest metro network with 18 lines, covering 334 stations and spanning over a length of 554 km. Despite this, it is unable to… Read More »

Hangzhou Metro

Hangzhou Subway Information Despite being just the 17th rapid transit line in the People’s Republic of China, the Hangzhou Metro began operations not so long ago, in the year 2012. Functioning on 3 lines and serving 57 stations in total, it has a daily ridership of approximately a million passengers. Not only does it serve… Read More »

Guangzhou Metro

Guangzhou Metro Information The fourth metro system to begin operations in Mainland China, the Guangzhou Metro system began operations on the 28th of June, 1997. This rapid transit metro, operates along 9 lines, serving 167 stations in total. With expansion plans already under way, 3 more lines are expected to be constructed by the year… Read More »

Shenzhen Metro

Shenzhen Metro Information The Shenzhen metro is a rapid transit system that serves Shenzhen city in the Guangdong province in China. The system began operations on 28th December 2004, and presently has 6 lines that serve 149 stations. The system has a total track length of 230.6 km . The metro system has various operators-… Read More »

Shanghai Metro

Shanghai Metro Information The Shanghai metro is no small metro. The longest metro network in the world. Second to only the Beijing Subway when it comes to annual ridership. This metro network is special. The entire network stretches over 588 km in length, covering three areas, Shanghai, Kunshan and Jiangsu. It is a very convenient… Read More »