Chongqing speeds up rail transit construction

2012-06-06 14:38:45

The south extension of Chongqing Rail Transit Line 3 and Shapingba-Universities Town extension of line 1 are expected to be put into service in 2012, according to Chongqing Urban and Rural Development Commission these days.

The total operation mileage of rail transit reached 75 kilometers in Chongqing by the end of 2011, with daily passenger volume of 700,000 people on average.

Chongqing will spare no efforts to push the rail transit construction, including the circle line and line 4, 5, 9 and 10, in order to provide more convenience for citizens. (CQNEWS) (Translated by Liu Kan)