China urban rail news

The latest new from China's rapidly-growing metro, light rail and urban rail market.

Changchun adds light rail line

01 Nov 2018

CHINA: The third line of Changchun’s light rail network opened on October 30. Line 8 runs north from the northern terminus of metro Line 1 at North Ring Road to Guangtong Road. Services on the elevated 13·3 km route with ... more

Tianjin metro Line 5 opens

23 Oct 2018

CHINA: Tianjin metro Line 5 began trial operations on October 22. Services operate between 6.00 and 23.40 every 6 min in the peaks and 7 to 8 min off-peak. The 35 km underground route runs from Danhebeidao in the ... more