Kyoto Municipal Subway

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Kyoto Municipal Subway
Kyoto Municipal Subway Logo
Kyoto Municipal Subway Logo
Overview
Locale Kyoto
Transit type Rapid Transit
Number of lines 2
Number of stations 29
Operation
Began operation 1981 (1981)
Operator(s) Kyoto Municipal Transportation Bureau
Technical
System length 28.8 km (17.90 mi)

Kyoto Municipal Subway (京都市営地下鉄 Kyōto-shiei chikatetsu?) is the metro network in the city of Kyoto, Japan. It is operated by Kyoto Municipal Transportation Bureau. It has two lines.

Lines[edit]

Color & Icon Name Mark First section
opened
Last ex-
tension
Length
km/miles
Stations
green Subway KyotoKarasuma.png - Karasuma Line K 1981 1997 13.7/8.5 15
Via trackage rights Kintetsu Kyōto Line - 1988[1] 2000 31.0/19.3 22[2]
Kintetsu Nara Line 2000[3] - 4.4/2.7 3[4]
vermilion Subway KyotoTozai.png - Tōzai Line T 1997[5] 2004 8.7/5.4 8
Via trackage rights 1997[6] - 3.4/2.1 4[7]
- 1997[8] 2008 3.0/1.9 5

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Between Takeda Station and Yamato-Saidaiji Station
  2. ^ Including Takeda Station
  3. ^ Between Yamato-Saidaiji Station and Kintetsu Nara Station
  4. ^ Including Yamato-Saidaiji Station
  5. ^ Between Rokujizō Station and Misasagi Station
  6. ^ Owned by Kyoto High-Speed Rail between Misasagi Station and Sanjō Keihan Station
  7. ^ Including Misasagi Station and Sanjō Keihan Station
  8. ^ Between Sanjō Keihan Station and Nijō Station