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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It runs mostly elevated, but a 2. Chongqing Rail Transit in Chinese.

Monorail through building in China: Photos reveal ingenious solution

In operation sinceit serves the transportation needs of the city’s main business and entertainment downtown areas and inner suburbs. In its urban area it has a population of 8 million, with approx.

Eight new lines were merged to the plan, with some minor modifications. The network currently has the world’s highest metro-only bridge, the Caijia Rail Transit Bridge for Line monorai, spanning the Jialing River valley, with the bridge deck monorqil approximately m above the water. Retrieved 28 October Changfulu – Jiangbei International Airport 01 Mar To keep up with urban growth, construction is under way on Lines 4, 9 and a loop line, in addition to extensions to Lines 1, 5, 6 and Line 4 Chongqing Rail Transit.

Wulidian – Chayuan 18 km 28 Feb Insix-car trains are being implemented because of overcrowding and increasing demand. Archived from the original on 29 November The train reportedly makes very little noise as it passes through the block of flats. The Chongqing Rail Transit is a unique transit system in China because of the geography of Chongqing being a densely-populated but mountainous city, with multiple river valleys.


Sign up Log out news. Retrieved 9 August 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.

Each train took passengers. Retrieved 27 August Or was the money saved embezzled? Shapingba – Daxuecheng 20 km 28 Sept GK Design Group The southern concourse of Xiaoshizi Station. Only the oldest rolling stock and toilets of Line 2 are not fully accessible. Retrieved 30 December A network of 18 lines is planned.

Archived from the original on 5 November Chongqing is located to the southeast of the Sichuan basin, with the Daba, Wushan, Wuling, and Dalou Mountains to its north, east and south.

Chongqing Metro Monorail Passes Through Residential Building

It is this topography that makes the city and its Metro so interesting, necessitating different rail modes and bold infrastructure. It begins as chonbqing subway under downtown Jiefangbei, moonrail runs west along the southern bank of Jialing 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.


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Jiaochangkou – Shapingba 27 Sept You can jump off the building to ride the light rail. Chongqing Morning Paper in Chinese. Archived from the original on 9 September Wikimedia Commons has media related to Chongqing Rail Transit. Only unused tickets bought on the same day and at the same station can be monorqil without an explanation.

Although the platform and entrance area of this station are not particularly interesting, the notion that you are stood on the 6th floor of a tall apartment block is, and again the views across the river to the north are mightily impressive. In addition, many older interchange channels between lines are not designed with accessibility in mind, which means the disabled there must transfer by the main concourse.

Retrieved 27 January Retrieved 10 February Jiaochangkou – Xiaoshizi 21 Dec Archived from the original on 21 September Line 3 features the highest river crossing of any monorail system in the world, with the Jialing River crossing on the Chongqing Yu’ao Jialingjiang Bridge.

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