SHANGHAI

System location

Country

 China

Region

City

 Shanghai

City population

 24 230 000

Metropolitan area population

 34 000 000

System description

Urban rail transport

Number of Lines

Stations, qty.

Length, km

Length underground, km

Last Update

Metro

19

 407

 672,3

 470.9

 23.01.2021

Other rail transport

Line 16 (RER)

1

13

59,0

--

 

Jinshan line (RER)

1

8

56,4

--

 

Pujiang line (APM)

1

6

6,7

--

 

Maglev line

1

2

30,5

--

 

Key details of METRO Lines

Line Designation

Stations qty.

Length, km

Length underground, km

Line 1

 28

 37,6

 19,1

Line 2

 30

 60,7

 50,0

Line 3 (north/south)

 15/5

 21,8/7,0

 1,4/0

Line 4

 26

 33,7

 20,4

Line 5

 10 (11*)

 17,1

 0

Line 5 branch

 8

 16,6

 6,8

Line 6

 27 (28*)

 33,2

 20,7

Line 7

 33

 44,1

 41,3

Line 8

 30

 37,4

 31,0

Line 9

 34 (35*)

 64,5

 48,0

Line 10

 32 (34*)

 40,6

 33,9

Line 10 branch

 3

 5,2

 5,2

Line 11

 32

 61,8

 33,7

Line 11 branch

 7

 18,6

 6,5

Line 12

 32

 40,2

 40,2

Line 13

 31

 39,0

 39,0

Line 15

 29

 42,1

 42,1

Line 17

 12 (13*)

 35,5

 16,0

Line 18

 8

 15,6

 15,6

*Common stations: "Xinzhuang" for lines 1 & 5; "Oriental Sports Center" for lines 6 & 11; "Century Av." for lines 2 & 9; "Hongqiao Railway St." for lines 2 & 10 & 17; "Hongqiao Airport T2" for lines 2 & 10.

History of METRO system

Date / Year

Line

Stretch

Remark

1986

Line 1

 --

Start of Metro construction

28.05.1993

Line 1

 --

System opening

Future

 

 

 

2021

Line 18

 north extension

Under construction

2021

Line 14

 new line 38,5 km - 31 stations

Under construction

2021

Line 18

 extension in 21,5 km - 18 stations

Under construction

            

Shanghai METRO system MAP