Changsha Metro

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Changsha Metro
Info
LocaleChina Changsha, Hunan
Transit typeRapid transit
Number of lines3
Number of stations68
Daily ridership639,000 (2017) [1]
1,056,800 (2018 peak)[2]
Websitehttp://www.hncsmtr.com/
Operation
Began operationApril 29, 2014; 6 years ago (2014-04-29)
Operator(s)Changsha Metro Corporation Ltd.
Technical
System length83.6 kilometres (51.9 mi)
Route map

Changsha Metro Linemap.svg

The Changsha Metro (officially 长沙轨道交通; chángshā guǐdào jiāotōng; also called 长沙地铁; chángshā dìtiě) is a rapid transit system in Changsha, which is the capital of Hunan province in China. The first metro line of it, Line 2, was opened on April 29, 2014. This made Changsha the 18th city in mainland China to open a rapid transit system.[3]As of May 2020, three additional lines of it are under construction.

Lines in operation[change | change source]

Line Terminals
(District)
Opening time Newest
extension
Length
km
Stations
Line 1 Kaifu District Government
(Kaifu)
Shangshuangtang
(Yuhua)
2016 23.55 20
Line 2 West Meixi Lake
(Yuelu)
Guangda
(Changsha Co.)
2014 2015 26.579 23
Line 4 Guanziling
(Wangcheng)
Dujiaping
(Changsha Co.)
2019 33.5 25
Total 83.6 68

Reference[change | change source]

  1. "2017年统计报告". 中国城市轨道交通协会. 2018-04-19. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  2. "新纪录105.68万!七夕夜长沙地铁全力为爱护航". 网易. 2018-08-19. Archived from the original on August 26, 2018. Retrieved 2018-08-26.
  3. "Changsha metro opens". railwaygazette.com. April 29, 2014. Retrieved April 30, 2014.