light metro, light rail
Line one of the 24 station, 25 km Line 1 opened in April 2012.
A second 26 km 22 station Line 2 opened in 2013. The finished out system - is there really sucjha thing? - is expected
to be 141 km.
Two of the Suzhou subway lines
link up with the Shanghai metro's Lines 2 and 11, making it
the first subway in the country to link systems of two major
Six new light rail lines covering nearly 116 km are planned forSuzhouís High-Tech Zone. The new lines will connect the western parts of Suzhou with the central city.
Line 1 from the Suzhou Amusement Land to Ecological City opened in October 2014. The 18.8 km 17 station line is mostly at grade and connects with Metro lines 1 and 3 and passes through White Horse Valley and Taiyangshan National Forest Park. Rolling stock is made by the Suzhou New District Tram Company.
Line 3 is expected to open in 2017.
Suzhou opens first
subway (next to Starbucks)
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