Changsha Metro facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChangsha Metro
|Transit type||Rapid transit|
|Number of lines||3|
|Number of stations||68|
|Daily ridership||639,000 (2017)
1,056,800 (2018 peak)
|Began operation||April 29, 2014|
|Operator(s)||Changsha Metro Corporation Ltd.|
|System length||83.6 kilometres (51.9 mi)|
The Changsha Metro (officially Chinese: 长沙轨道交通; pinyin: 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.As of May 2020, three additional lines of it are under construction.
Lines in operation
|Line 1||Kaifu District Government
|Line 2||West Meixi Lake
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