China urban rail news

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

Songjiang tramway opens in Shanghai

02 Jan 2019

CHINA: The first section of the Songjiang tram network in Shanghai opened on December 26. The 13·9 km route serving 20 stops connects Zhongchen Road in the east with Canghua Road in the west via Songjiang University Town, ... more

Chongqing opens Line 5 extension

24 Dec 2018

CHINA: A 2·5 km extension of Chongqing metro line 5 from Dalongshan to Dashiba was opened for revenue service on December 24, adding a single station to the route. The extension comes just under a year after the ... more