Chongqing to build Rail Transit Line 5 in 2013

Chongqing Rail Transit Line 5 linking Jiangjin District and the main urban areas, and its Loop Line will start construction in 2013, according to Chongqing Liangjiang New Area on November 7, 2012.

The Line 5, one of the two railway lines to begin construction in 2013, has a total length of about 62.1 km from Jijiang, Jiangjin District to the Central Park via Xipeng, Taojia, Tiaodeng, Shangqiao, Xietaizi, Ranjiaba and Chongqing Garden Expo.

The other one, named the Loop Line, will go into operation in 2017 with a length of 17.1 km via the Chongqing Olympic Centre, Chenjiaping, Kecheng Road, Tianxingqiao, Shapingba, Nanqiaosi, Ranjiaba, Chongqing North Railway Station, Wulidian, Sigongli, Xiejiawan.

Kuang Zhou