pollution problem, a straddle-type monorail has been introduced. As the first urban monorail introduced in China, the Chongqing monorail was opened to the . Elevated subways or monorail lines snaking through urban jungles in modern cities have become the norm. But how about trains that penetrate. July 31st, at Liziba in Yuzhong District of Chongqing, the Line 2 monorail passes through a building. Many netizens complain about/make.

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Wulidian – Chayuan 18 km 28 Feb Craig Moore reports in March That gives the Chongqing Rail Transit a distinctive Japanese aesthetic, in contrast to other metro systems in China.

This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat Chohgqingthe Chongqing government signed a Build-Operate-Transfer agreement with a Hong Kong company and provided the land for the project, but work ceased in because of legal issues.

Shijie Web in Chinese. Retrieved from ” https: Line 3, Chongqing Rail Transit. The train was 8 m long, 1. You can jump off the building to ride the light rail. North-south metro line, also known as “Airport Line”: The trains on Line 10, which links Jiangbei Airport and Chongqing North railway stationare equipped with a luggage rack on each car.


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In December of Line 3 opened an extension in the Yudong district, making the line even longer at over 55 kilometers with 39 stations. The railway cuongqing built on the sixth to eighth floor in the building with noise reduction equipment. This article was reproduced and published with permission from The Sun.

Eight new lines were merged to the plan, with some minor modifications. Retrieved 10 February Archived from the original on 9 September Astonishingly, noise is not a problem because the train only generates 60 decibels as it moves through the building — roughly comparable to a conversation in restaurant.

So did the building come first or did the train chongqimg come first? The Japan Bank for International Cooperation provided some of the funding.

Danzhong Web in Chinese. The train passes into the opening eight storeys up. There is even a small station inside the building.

Chongqing Metro Monorail Passes Through Residential Building

Jiaochangkou – Shapingba 27 Sept The Regular Card can be purchased at any CRT station, and a deposit can be recovered when the card is returned with its receipt. Beijing Changsha Monodail Shanghai. Chinese railway engineers came up with an ingenious solution when asked to build a new line in heavily built-up area of Chonquing — to simply go straight through a block of residential units. Monorajl from the original on 21 September Retrieved 30 December Almost every station has accessible elevators and toilets, and almost every train has wheelchair locks.


Insix-car trains are being implemented because of overcrowding and increasing demand. The line serves the North Railway station and the airport terminals.

The navigation boards at the moonrail of Hongqihegou Station. Line 6, Chongqing Rail Transit.