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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Archived from the original on 9 September Chongqing Rail Transit in Chinese. For every terminal or monotail terminal, the first train leaves at 6: This is Line 2 and I have to take this every week going to school.

Dalongshan – Dashiba 2. Retrieved 19 November The navigation boards at the concourse of Hongqihegou Station. Line 1, Chongqing Rail Transit.

Chongqing Metro Monorail Passes Through Residential Building

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In operation cuongqingit serves the transportation needs of the city’s main business and entertainment downtown areas and inner suburbs. Jiaochangkou – Shapingba 27 Sept The Nationalist government made a plan of high-speed tram system. The Chongqing Monorail is capable of carrying 30, passengers per hour at peak hours. It is the first heavy-rail subway line, the second in Western China.

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The line serves as the system’s backbone connecting the densest areas including the main Central Business Districts of JiefangbeiLianglukou, Daping, and Shapingba. When Japan has light rail that passes through buildingsyou people call it a marvel, but when our country has a light rail that passes through buildings, you people talk shit. The line started to equip eight-car trains inwhich are now in operation.

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monirail Chongqing Monorail Map at Johomaps. Archived from the original on 27 August InLine 2 served 45 million passengers. Line 3 is the longest and busiest monorail in the world. Dongwuyuan – Xinshancun 30 Dec In September of Line 3 opened, adding over 17 kilometers to the system and making it the longest monorail system in the world, surpassing the previous record holder in Osaka, Japan. Some services terminate at Chongqing Zoo and from here the service becomes less busy as it heads to the terminus of Yudong, a huge two-island station with connection to Line 3.

The train passes into the opening monorai storeys up.

It begins as a subway under downtown Jiefangbei, then runs west along the southern bank of Monnorail River on an elevated line, and then turns south into the southwestern inner suburbs, looping back east, to terminate at Yudong, in Ba’nan District. The initial section monoeail to be Video Image Monorail built through apartment in China 1: Chinese railway engineers came up with an ingenious solution when asked to build a new line in heavily built-up area of Chonquing — to hcongqing go straight through a block of residential units.

Sina Weibo in Chinese. City transport spokesman Yuan Cheng told the Daily Star: It is the precursor to today’s Line 2. Wulidian – Chayuan 18 km 28 Feb Line 6, Chongqing Rail Transit.


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So did the building come monnorail or did the train tracks come first? Xinshancun – Yudong 17 km. During times of heavy use like for major events, CRT may close some stations to avoid overcrowding.

It runs from north to south and links the districts separated by the Yangtze Chang Jiang and the Jialing Rivers. Niujiaotuo provides interchange to Line 3 and involves a pleasant walk along an open-sided corridor to the Line 3 platforms above – the views from both stations are wonderful. Line 2 runs through four administrative districts in the central city YuzhongJiulongpoDadukouand Ba’nan. Chongqing’s first full subway runs from Chaotianmen passenger port at the east end of the central district to Shapingba in the west.

The CRT is part of the central government’s project to develop the Western regions.

Monorail in China’s Chongqing runs through residential blocks – Asia Times

The Chongqing Monorail also is the only monorail system in the world with an X-shaped crossover point. The trains on Line 10, chonhqing links Jiangbei Airport and Chongqing North railway stationare equipped with a luggage rack on each car.

Each train took passengers. People’s Government of Chongqing.