Huaqiao station (Shanghai Metro)

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Huaqiao

花桥
Shanghai Metro
SM Huaqiao Station.jpg
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese花桥
Traditional Chinese花橋
General information
LocationGuangming Road (光明路) and Yanhu Avenue (沿沪大道)
Huaqiao, Kunshan, Jiangsu
China
Coordinates31°18′02″N 121°05′59″E / 31.3006°N 121.0998°E / 31.3006; 121.0998Coordinates: 31°18′02″N 121°05′59″E / 31.3006°N 121.0998°E / 31.3006; 121.0998
Operated byShanghai No. 2 Metro Operation Co. Ltd.
Line(s)     Line 11
History
Opened16 October 2013
Services
Preceding station   Shanghai Metro   Following station
Line 11Terminus

Huaqiao (simplified Chinese: 花桥; traditional Chinese: 花橋; pinyin: Huāqiáo) is a metro station on Line 11 of the Shanghai Metro. Located at the intersection of Guangming Road and Yanhu Avenue in Huaqiao, Kunshan, Jiangsu, it serves as the current western terminus on the branch line of Line 11. The station opened on 16 October 2013.[1]

The station will also serve as the eastern terminus of the future Line S1 of Suzhou Rail Transit, which is currently under construction. It is also one of three stations in the Shanghai Metro system that is not located in the municipality of Shanghai itself, the other two being Guangming Road and Zhaofeng Road, which are adjacent on the line.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 中国首条跨省地铁今开通:江苏昆山直达上海市区. 16 October 2013.
  2. ^ 昆山城市总体规划(2009-2030). Archived 2009-11-23 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Huaqiao". Google Maps.