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Shanghai travel guide

Shanghai subway

2010-04-22 09:47:33 GMT2010-04-22 17:47:33 (Beijing Time)  SINA.com

Brief Introduction:

Subway is a speedy, safe, comfortable and convenient means of transportation for traveling around Shanghai. The main attractions, transportation hubs and commercial areas such as the Bund, Nanjing Road, Huaihai Road, People's Square, Shanghai Railway Station and Xujiahui can be reached by several subway lines.

At present, Shanghai has 11 subway lines in operation, totaling approximately 400 kilometers (about 249 miles).

Shanghai Subway Guidance:

Here is a map of Shanghai subway lines for your reference, including the present 11 lines and several sections under construction or still being programmed. The names of the stations which are under construction or proposed are temporary names.

Shanghai Subway Lines:

Line 1: Xinzhuang ↔ Fujin Rd.

Identification Color: red

Total Length: 37.88 kilometers (23.54 miles)

Station Number: 28

Stations: Xinzhuang ↔ Waihuan Rd. ↔ Lianhua Rd. ↔ Jinjiang Park ↔ Shanghai South Railway Station ↔ Caobao Rd. ↔ Shanghai Indoor Stadium ↔ Xujiahui ↔ Hengshan Rd. ↔ Changshu Rd. ↔ South Shanxi Rd. ↔ South Huangpi Rd. ↔ People's Square ↔ Xinzha Rd. ↔ Hanzhong Rd. ↔ Shanghai Railway Station (South Square) ↔ North Zhongshan Rd. ↔ Yanchang Rd. ↔ Shanghai Circus World ↔ Wenshui Rd. ↔ Pengpu Xincun ↔ Gongkang Rd. ↔ Tonghe Xincun ↔ Hulan Rd. ↔ Gongfu Xincun ↔ Baoan Highway ↔ West Youyi Rd. ↔ Fujin Rd.

Line 2: Xujing East ↔ Guanglan Rd. ↔ Pudong Airport

Identification Color: light green

Total Length: about 60 kilometers (37 miles)

Station Number: 30

Stations: Xujing East ↔ Hongqiao Railway Station ↔ Hongqiao Airport T2 ↔ Songhong Rd. ↔ Beixinjing ↔ Weining Rd. ↔ Loushanguan Rd. ↔ Zhongshan Park ↔ Jiangsu Rd. ↔ Jing'an Temple ↔ West Nanjing Rd. ↔ People's Square ↔ East Nanjing Rd. ↔ Lujiazui ↔ Dongchang Rd. ↔ Century Avenue ↔ Shanghai Science & Technology Museum ↔ Century Park ↔ Longyang Rd. ↔ Zhangjiang High Technology Park ↔ Jinke Rd. ↔ Guanglan Rd.

East Extention: Guanglan Rd. ↔ Tangzhen ↔ Middle Chuangxin Rd. ↔ East Huaxia Rd. ↔ Chuansha ↔ Lingkong Rd. ↔ Far East Avenue ↔ Haitian 3rd Rd. ↔ Pudong Airport

*At Longyang Rd. Station near the east end of Subway Line 2, the fast Shanghai Maglev Train (SMT) can take you to Pudong International Airport within eight minutes. The train operates every day from 6:45 to 21:32 at an interval of 15 to 30 minutes. It costs CNY 50 one-way (economic) and CNY 100 for VIP, CNY 80 round-trip (economic) and CNY 160 for VIP.

Line 3: Shanghai South Railway Station ↔ North Jiangyang Rd.

Identification Color: yellow

Total Length: 24.97 kilometers (15.52 miles)

Station Number: 29

Stations: Shanghai South Railway Station ↔ Shilong Rd. ↔ Longcao Rd. ↔ Caoxi Rd. ↔ Yishan Rd. ↔ Hongqiao Rd. ↔ West Yan'an Rd. ↔ Zhongshan Park ↔ Jinshajiang Rd. ↔ Caoyang Rd. ↔ Zhenping Rd. ↔ Zhongtan Rd. ↔ Shanghai Railway Station (North Square) ↔ Baoshan Rd. ↔ Dongbaoxing Rd. ↔ Hongkou Football Stadium ↔ Chifeng Rd. ↔ Dabaishu ↔ Jiangwan Town ↔ West Yingao Rd. ↔ South Changjiang Rd. ↔ Songfa Rd. ↔ Zhanghuabang ↔ Songbin Rd. ↔ Shuichan Rd. ↔ Baoyang Rd. ↔ Youyi Rd. ↔ Tieli Rd. ↔ North Jiangyang Rd.

Line 4 (Circle Line): Yishan Rd. ↔ Century Avenue ↔ Shanghai Railway Station ↔ Zhongshan Park (↔ Yishan Rd.)

Identification Color: deep purple

Total Length: 33.6 kilometers (20.9 miles)

Station Number: 26

Stations: Yishan Rd. ↔ Shanghai Indoor Stadium ↔ Shanghai Stadium ↔ Dong'an Rd. ↔ Damuqiao Rd. ↔ Luban Rd. ↔ South Xizang Rd. ↔ Nanpu Bridge ↔ Tangqiao ↔ Lancun Rd. ↔ Pudian Rd. ↔ Century Avenue ↔ Pudong Avenue ↔ Yangshupu Rd. ↔ Dalian Rd. ↔ Linping Rd. ↔ Hailun Rd. ↔ Baoshan Rd. ↔ Shanghai Railway Station (North Square) ↔ Zhongtan Rd. ↔ Zhenping Rd. ↔ Caoyang Rd. ↔ Jinshajiang Rd. ↔ Zhongshan Park ↔ West Yan'an Rd. ↔ Hongqiao Rd. (↔Yishan Rd.)

Line 5: Xinzhuang ↔ Minhang Development Zone

Identification Color: purple

Total Length: 17.2 kilometers (10.7 miles)

Station Number: 11

Stations: Xinzhuang ↔ Chunshen Rd. ↔ Yindu Rd. ↔ Zhuanqiao ↔ Beiqiao ↔ Jianchuan Rd. ↔ Dongchuan Rd. ↔ Jinping Rd. ↔ Huaning Rd. ↔ Wenjing Rd. ↔ Minhang Development Zone

Line 6: Gangcheng Rd. ↔ South Lingyan Rd.

Identification Color: pinkish red

Total Length: 33.1 kilometers (20.6 miles)

Station Number: 27

Stations: Gangcheng Rd. ↔ Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone (N) ↔ Hangjin Rd. ↔ Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone (S) ↔ Zhouhai Rd. ↔ Wuzhou Avenue ↔ Dongjing Rd. ↔ Jufeng Rd. ↔ Wulian Rd. ↔ Boxing Rd. ↔ Jinqiao Rd. ↔ Yunshan Rd. ↔ Deping Rd. ↔ Beiyangjing Rd. ↔ Minsheng Rd. ↔ Yuanshen Stadium ↔ Century Avenue ↔ Pudian Rd. ↔ Lancun Rd. ↔ Shanghai Children's Medical Center ↔ Linyi Xincun ↔ West Gaoke Rd. ↔ Dongming Rd. ↔ Gaoqing Rd. ↔ West Huaxia Rd. ↔ Shangnan Rd. ↔ South Lingyan Rd.

Line 7: Huamu Rd. ↔ Shanghai University

Identification Color: orange

Total Length: 34.4 kilometers (21.4 miles)

Station Number: 26

Stations: Huamu Rd. ↔ Longyang Rd. ↔ Fanghua Rd. ↔ Jinxiu Rd. ↔ South Yanggao Rd. ↔ West Gaoke Rd. ↔ Yuntai Rd. ↔ Yaohua Rd. ↔ Changqing Rd. ↔ Houtan (closed) ↔ Chuanchang Rd. ↔ Dong'an Rd. ↔ Zhaojiabang Rd. ↔ Changshu Rd. ↔ Jing'an Temple ↔ Changping Rd. ↔ Changshou Rd. ↔ Zhenping Rd. ↔ Langao Rd. ↔ Xincun Rd. ↔ Dahua 3rd Rd. ↔ Xingzhi Rd. ↔ Dachang Town ↔ Changzhong Rd. ↔ Shangda Rd. ↔ Nanchen Rd. ↔ Shanghai University

Line 8: Shiguang Rd. ↔ Aerospace Museum

Identification Color: steel blue

Total Length: 37.4 kilometers (23.2 miles)

Station Number: 30

Stations: Shiguang Rd. ↔ Nenjiang Rd. ↔ Xiangyin Rd. ↔ Huangxing Park ↔ Middle Yanji Rd. ↔ Huangxing Rd. ↔ Jiangpu Rd. ↔ Anshan Xincun ↔ Siping Rd. ↔ Quyang Rd. ↔ Hongkou Football Stadium ↔ North Xizang Rd. ↔ Zhongxing Rd. ↔ Qufu Rd. ↔ People's Square ↔ Dashijie ↔ Laoximen ↔ Lujiabang Rd. ↔ South Xizang Rd. ↔ Zhoujiadu (closed) ↔ Yaohua Rd. ↔ Chengshan Rd. ↔ Yangsi ↔ Jiyang Rd. (closed) ↔ Lingzhao Xincun ↔ Luheng Rd. ↔ Pujiang Town ↔ Jiangyue Rd. ↔ Lianhang Rd. ↔ Aerospace Museum

Line 9: Middle Yanggao Rd. ↔ Songjiang Xincheng

Identification Color: light sky blue

Total Length: 42 kilometers (26 miles)

Station Number: 23

Stations: Middle Yanggao Rd ↔ Century Avenue ↔ Shangcheng Rd.↔ Xiaonanmen ↔ Lujiabang Rd. ↔ Madang Rd. ↔ Dapuqiao ↔ Jiashan Rd. ↔ Zhaojiabang Rd. ↔ Xujiahui ↔ Yishan Rd. ↔ Guilin Rd.↔ Caohejing Hi-Tech Park ↔ Hechuan Rd. ↔ Xingzhong Rd. ↔ Qibao ↔ Zhongchun Rd. ↔ Jiuting ↔ Sijing ↔ Sheshan ↔ Dongjing ↔ Songjiang University Town ↔ Songjiang Xincheng

Line 10: New Jiangwan City ↔ Hangzhong Rd.

Identification Color: light purple

Total Length: 30 kilometers (18.6 miles)

Station Number: 27

Stations: New Jiangwan City ↔ East Yingao Rd. ↔ Sanmen Rd. ↔ Jiangwan Stadium ↔ Wujiaochang ↔ Guoquan Rd. ↔ Tongji University ↔ Siping Rd. ↔ Youdian Xincun ↔ Hailun Rd. ↔North Sichuan Rd. ↔ Tiantong Rd. ↔ East Nanjing Rd. ↔ Yuyuan Garden ↔ Laoximen ↔ Xintiandi ↔ South Shaanxi Rd. ↔ Shanghai Library ↔ Shanghai Jiatong University ↔ Hongqiao Rd.↔ Songyuan Rd. ↔ Yili Rd. ↔ Shuicheng Rd. ↔ Longxi Rd. ↔ Longbai Xincun ↔ Ziteng Rd. ↔ Hangzhong Rd.

Line 11: Jiangsu Rd. ↔ North Jiading/Anting

Identification Color: dark red

Total Length: 46 kilometers (28.6 miles)

Station Number: 20

Stations:

Main Line: Jiangsu Rd. ↔ Longde Rd. ↔ Caoyang Rd. ↔ Fengqiao Rd. ↔ Zhenru Rd. ↔ Shanghai West Railway Station ↔ Liziyuan ↔ Qilianshan Rd. ↔ Wuwei Rd. ↔ Taopu Xincun ↔ Nanxiang ↔ Malu ↔ Jiading Xincheng ↔ Baiyin Rd. ↔ West Jiading ↔ North Jiading

Branch Line: Jiading Xincheng ↔ Shanghai Circuit ↔ East Changji Road ↔ Shanghai International Automobile City ↔ Anting

Future Shanghai Subway

The present 11 subway lines will be extended in the future. Additionally many new lines are programmed or under construction. By the end 2020, Shanghai will have about 20 subway lines, totaling about 877 kilometers (about 545 miles) and to a great extent facilitate city's mass transit system.

Shanghai Metro Operation Co., Ltd.

Shanghai Metro Hotline: 64370000

E-mail: service@shmetro.com

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