Chongqingaka Chungking, Municipality of Chongqing, China
28 Dec 2013 – Line 6 northern extension. 25.6 km, 6 stations.
Try the following tour, recommended by residents or metro enthusiasts:
The monorail offers a nice view.
Members: Beijing, Chongqing, Dalian, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Tianjin, Wuhan,
Characteristics: Unadorned, clean and solid station design, often using coloured plates. Western-style trains. Hong Kong acted as consultant for most Chinese metro cities.
|The monorails offer nice views, especially line 2 as it runs along the Jialing River. |
Photo by bababian.com
Ring under construction - Line 0 - 50.4 km - 33 stations - to be opened 2017 - to be completed 2018 - A true isolated circle, aptly named Line 0.
When a train nears and arrives at a station, an automated voice announces (first in Chinese, then in English) the name of the station, and notable sites located nearby.
Generic Links for Chongqing Monorail
Wikipedia entry at wikipedia.org
Urbanrail.net entry at urbanrail.net
Railway Gazette search at railwaygazette.com
Discussion at skyscrapercity.com
System photos at Google Images
City information at wikipedia.org
This page: http://mic-ro.com/metro/metrocity.html?city=Chongqing
© 2004-2017 metrobits.org
City Pages —
World Metro Database —
Metro Arts & Architecture —
Metro Logos —