Line 2, Guangzhou Metro

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Line 2
2号线
GZM Line 2 icon.svg
Platform of 2nd Workers' Cultural Palace Station.JPG
Overview
Type Rapid transit
System Guangzhou Metro
Status Operational
Locale Guangzhou, China
Termini Jiahewanggang
Guangzhou South Railway Station
Stations 24
Services 1
Daily ridership 1.38 million (2014 Peak)[1]
Operation
Opening 29 December 2002
Owner City of Guangzhou
Operator(s) Guangzhou Metro Corporation
Character Underground
Technical
Line length 31.4 km (19.51 mi)
No. of tracks 2
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Electrification Overhead lines, 1,500 V DC
Route map
Airport South
Jiahe Depot
Jiahewanggang314
Tiyu Xilu
Huangbian
Jiangxia
Xiao-gang
Baiyun Culture Square
Baiyun Park12
ChatouHigher Edu Mega Ctr South
Feixiang Park
Sanyuanli
Jingguang/Guangshen
Guangzhou Railway Station51114
Jiaokou – Wenchong
Yuexiu Park
Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall
Connection with Line 1
Gongyuanqian1
Xilang – GZ East Railway Station
Haizhu Square6
Xunfenggang – Changban
Pearl River
The 2nd Workers' Cultural Palace
Jiangnan West
Connection with Line 8
Changgang8
Fenghuang Xincun – Wanshengwei
Jiangtai Lu
Dongxiao South
NanzhouGF
Kuiqi Lu – Lijiao
Pearl River
Luoxi
Sanzhixiang Watercourse
Nanpu
Dashi Watercourse
Huijiang
Higher Edu Mega Ctr South
Shibi7
GZ South Railway Station7
Jingguangshengang/Guangzhu
Dazhou Stabling Yard
Dazhou Depot, Line 7
Reserved extension

Line 2 of the Guangzhou Metro (Chinese: 广州地铁2号线; pinyin: Guǎngzhōu Dìtiě Èr Hào Xiàn) or Jiahe Line (Chinese: 嘉禾线; pinyin: Jiāhé Xiàn) is a north-south line on the system that runs from Jiahewanggang to Guangzhou South Railway Station, with a total length of 31.4 km with 24 stations. All stations in Jiahe Line are underground.[2] Line 2's color is blue.

The line previously ran together with Line 8 on a single route between Sanyuanli and Wanshengwei stations until the extensions to both lines officially opened on September 25, 2010.[3]

Service routes[edit]

Stations[edit]

Service
routes
Station Name
English
Station Name
Hanzi
Platform Types
Transfer
Location
Jiahewanggang 嘉禾望岗 2x island, CPI (und) 3 Baiyun
Huangbian 黄边 split (und)
Jiangxia 江夏 split (und)
Xiao-gang 萧岗 island/side (und)
Baiyun Culture Square 白云文化广场 split (und)
Baiyun Park 白云公园 split (und)
Feixiang Park 飞翔公园 split (und)
Sanyuanli 三元里 island (und)
Guangzhou Railway 广州火车站 island (und) 5 China Railways.svg Guangzhou Yuexiu
Yuexiu Park 越秀公园 side (und)
Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall 纪念堂 island (und)
Gongyuanqian 公园前 ESP sol. (und) 1
Haizhu Square 海珠广场 island (und) 6
The 2nd Workers' Cultural Palace 市二宮 island (und) Haizhu
Jiangnanxi 江南西 side (und)
Changgang 昌岗 island (und) 8
Jiangtai Lu 江泰路 island (und)
Dongxiaonan 东晓南 ESP sol./side (und)
Nanzhou 南洲 island (und)
Luoxi 洛溪 island (und) Panyu
Nanpu 南浦 island/side (und)
Huijiang 会江 island (und)
Shibi 石壁 island (und)
Guangzhou South Railway Station 广州南站 island (und) ChinaRailwayHighspeed.svg Guangzhounan

Headways[edit]

Date Period Termini Hours Frequency Frequency Type
Monday
thru
Friday
AM Peak SanyuanliJiangtai Lu 7:30 — 9:30 2 min. & 30 sec. 2 long-trains
1 short-train
JiahewanggangSanyuanli / Jiangtai LuGuangzhou South 3 min. & 30 sec.
PM Peak JiahewanggangGuangzhou South 16:30 — 19:45 2 min. & 50 sec. ~ 3 min. & 30 sec. Long-trains only
Mid 7:00 — 7:30 / 9:30 — 16:30 / 19:45 — 21:30 3 min. & 30 sec.
Low 6:00 — 7:00/21:30 — 23:30 6 min. & 30 sec.
Saturday
&
Sunday
Peak 11:00 — 19:15 3 min.
Mid 7:00 — 11:00 / 19:15 — 21:30 3 min. & 30 sec.
Low 6:00 — 7:00 / 21:30 — 23:30 6 min. & 30 sec.

References[edit]