Tucheng Line (Taipei Metro)

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Tucheng Line
Taipei Metro Logo(Logo Only).svg
Type Rapid transit
Locale New Taipei,
 Republic of China (Taiwan)
Termini Fuzhong
Yongning (under construction to Dingpu)
Stations 5
Opening May 31, 2006
Operator(s) Taipei Rapid Transit System
Character Underground
Depot(s) Tucheng Depot
Rolling stock Siemens C321 and C341 trains
3 cars per set, 2 sets per train (6 cars)
Line length 7.5 km (4.7 mi)
No. of tracks 2
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Electrification Third rail (750 volts DC)
Operating speed 80 km/h
Route map
Tucheng Line (Taipei Metro)
Traditional Chinese 土城線
Simplified Chinese 土城线

The Taipei Metro Tucheng Line is a high-capacity underground extension of the Banqiao and Nangang Lines (Blue Line). The line is 7.5 km long and consists of 5 stations with an extension under construction to Dingpu.[1]



Tucheng Line.PNG

Code Station Name Transfer Location
English Chinese
← Continues through Banqiao Line then Nangang Line
BL1 Fuzhong
(Lin Family Mansion and Garden)
Banqiao New Taipei
BL40 Far Eastern Hospital 亞東醫院
BL39 Haishan 海山 Tucheng
BL38 Tucheng 土城 Wanda-Zhonghe-Shulin Line (2020)
BL37 Yongning 永寧
BL36 Dingpu 頂埔 Sanying Line (TBD)

Future Expansion[edit]

An extension from Tucheng to Dingpu is currently under construction. It will consist of one station will be 2.0 km long with commercial service scheduled to begin in 2013.[3]


  1. ^ "First Stage of Taipei MRT (Already under Revenue Service)". Department of Rapid Transit Systems, TCG. 2009-07-04. Retrieved 2010-12-11. 
  2. ^ "New Taipei MRT line brings city, county closer". The China Post. 2006-06-01. Retrieved 2010-12-11. 
  3. ^ "Second Stage of Taipei MRT (Approved MRT Lines)". Department of Rapid Transit Systems, TCG. 2009-07-04. Retrieved 2010-12-11.