City Subway Network in the Build

Authors: Go Chengdu

2017-02-13

Up to now, the city has put four lines into use.

Chengdu is the first city of central and western China to construct and operate underground rail lines. Up to now, the city has put four lines, Chengdu Metro Line 1, 2, 3 and 4, into use. The city has planned to start at least two Metro lines every year by the year of 2020.

Currently, eight Metro lines and 11 projects are under construction, including phase III of Metro Line 1, phase II and phase III of Metro Line 3, phase II of Metro Line 4, phase I and phase II of Metro Line 5, phase I and phase II of Metro Line 6, Metro Line 7, phase I of Metro Line 10 and phase I of Metro Line 18. The mileage under construction reaches 278 kilometers.

PASSENGERS will able to buy one-day Metro tickets, three-day tickets or five-day tickets this year, according to the local Metro operator. And three new metro lines will be open within this year.

Tips

Ticket price: RMB2-7, based on the stops covered. It means RMB2 for 6 stops, and ticket fare shall increase as the ride covers more than 6 stops. That is, RMB 3 for 10 stops, RMB4 for 16 stops and RMB5 for 24 stops. As to the newly launched sections of the lines, passengers can ride for 8 more stops with each increase of RMB1 in ticket fare. Tianfu Tong Card (transportation card of Chengdu) is acceptable.

Running time: 06:30-23:00

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