Existing & Under Construction
Campos do Jordao
Pocos de Caldas
Rio de Janeiro
Sao Jose dos Campos
subway, light rail
The 2 line Recife metro, built in1985, consists of 32.3 km and 24 stations.
Construction on 9 underground km of line 2 began in 2000, and a
10 station south line was gradually opened in 2002-2003.
Because Recife boasts an illiteracy rate exceeding 10%, station announcements are more frequent than on other systems.
Light Rail (VLT)
The first 18 km of a 65.6 km light rail line began testing in August 2012. It uses the existing tracks of a diesel railway