CHINA: A ceremony on May 15 marked the opening of the latest extension to the Chongqing metro. The northern branch Line 6 runs from Lijia to Yuelai, adding 12 km to the line.
The extension is one of two planned branches running north from Lijia. A longer branch to Wulukou is due to open next year. A southern extension to Chayuan is also planned.
- Read more about the Chongqing metro in the June 2013 issue of Metro Report International.