Line 1 (Xiamen Metro)
|Locale||Xiamen, Fujian, China|
|Opened||31 December 2017|
|Operator(s)||Xiamen Rail Transit Group Corporation Ltd|
|Character||Elevated & underground|
|Line length||30.30 km (18.83 mi)|
|Number of tracks||2|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
|Operating speed||80 km/h (50 mph)|
Line 1 of the Xiamen Metro is a subway line in Xiamen. The first section, running from Yannei to Zhenhai Road, has 24 stations and is 30.3 kilometres (18.8 mi) long. It began operations on 31 December 2017.
The 30.3-kilometre long, 24-station first phase of the line commenced construction on 1 April 2014 and tunnelling works were completed in March 2017. Trial runs were held from 6 October 2017 to 11 October 2017 and the line opened to the public on 31 December 2017.
|Yannei — Zhenhai Rd||31 December 2017||30.30 km (18.83 mi)||24||Phase 1|
|Xiamen North Railway Station||厦门北站||XKS||0.85||0.85|
|Jimei Software Park||集美软件园||1.07||4.79|
|Horticulture Expo Garden||园博苑||1.07||10.53|
|Jimei School Village||集美学村||2.61||13.14|
|Torch Hi-Tech Park||火炬园||1.34||19.84|
|Hubin East Road||湖滨东路||0.71||25.32|
Services on the line are provided by a fleet of six-car, aluminium-bodied trains manufactured by CRRC. These trains are 118.7 m (389 ft) long and 2.8 m (9.2 ft) wide, with a capacity of up to 2062 passengers.
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