Line 7, Shanghai Metro

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Line 7, Shanghai Metro
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Zhenping Road Station Line 7 Platform.jpg
Overview
Type Rapid transit
System Shanghai Metro
Status Operational
Locale Shanghai, China
Termini Meilan Lake
Huamu Road
Stations 33
Daily ridership 920,000 (2017 Peak)[1]
Operation
Opened December 5, 2009
Character

Underground

Elevated(Luonan Xincun and Meilan Lake)
Technical
Line length 44.2 km (27.5 mi)
Number of tracks 2
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Electrification Overhead lines (1500 volts)
Operating speed 80 km/h (50 mph)
Route map
Line 7

Line 7 is a northwest-southeast line of the Shanghai Metro network. It connects the Baoshan District of Shanghai with the downtown core as well as the Pudong New Area and the Expo 2010 site. It currently runs from Meilan Lake in Baoshan District to Huamu Road in Pudong, which is near Shanghai New International Expo Center. The line is colored orange on system maps.

Service routes[edit]

Stations[edit]

Service
routes
Station name Connections Distance
km
Location
English Chinese
Meilan Lake 美兰湖 0.00 0.00 Baoshan
Luonan Xincun 罗南新村 1.65 1.65
Panguang Road 潘广路 2.98 4.63
Liuhang 刘行 0.97 5.60
Gucun Park 顾村公园 1.72 7.32
Qihua Road 祁华路 2.74 10.06
Shanghai University 上海大学 1.68 11.74
Nanchen Road 南陈路 0.95 12.69
Shangda Road 上大路 1.42 14.11
Changzhong Road 场中路 1.41 15.52
Dachang Town 大场镇 1.24 16.76
Xingzhi Road 行知路 1.04 17.80
Dahuasan Road 大华三路 1.25 19.05
Xincun Road 新村路 1.06 20.11 Putuo
Langao Road 岚皋路 0.81 20.92
Zhenping Road 镇坪路  3   4  1.53 22.45
Changshou Road 长寿路  13  1.03 23.48
Changping Road 昌平路 0.75 24.23 Jing'an
Jing'an Temple 静安寺  2  1.38 25.61
Changshu Road 常熟路  1  1.09 26.7 Xuhui
Zhaojiabang Road 肇嘉浜路  9  1.66 28.36
Dong'an Road 东安路  4  0.96 29.32
Middle Longhua Road 龙华中路  12  0.75 30.07
Houtan 后滩 2.21 32.28 Pudong
Changqing Road 长清路 1.28 33.56
Yaohua Road 耀华路  8  0.94 34.50
Yuntai Road 云台路 0.73 35.23
West Gaoke Road 高科西路  6  0.97 36.20
South Yanggao Road 杨高南路 1.48 37.68
Jinxiu Road 锦绣路 1.44 39.12
Fanghua Road 芳华路 1.45 40.57
Longyang Road 龙阳路  2   16   Maglev [note 1] 1.69 42.26
Huamu Road 花木路 1.14 43.40

Important stations[edit]

History[edit]

  • Construction began on November 24, 2005.
  • The first section of the line from Huamu Road to Shanghai University opened to the public on December 5, 2009.[2][3]
    • In the first few months of operation, the trains only operated from 9AM-4PM to allow for extended testing of the line.
    • On February 20, 2010, operating hours have been extended to fall in line with the rest of the metro system afterwards.[4][5]
  • On April 20, 2010, Houtan station entered operation.
  • In December 2010, three stations on the northern extension of the line opens.
  • In June 2011, two more stations on the northern extension of the line opens.
Segment Date opened Length
Shanghai University — Huamu Road 5 December 2009 34.4 km (21.38 mi)
Houtan 20 April 2010 Infill station
Meilan Lake — Shanghai University 28 December 2010 9.8 km (6.09 mi)
Panguang Road, Liuhang 30 June 2011 Infill stations
Qihua Road 22 July 2014 Infill station

Rolling Stock[edit]

Type Time of manufacturing Series Sets Assembly Notes
Type A 2008–2010 AC10 42 Tc+Mp+M+M+Mp+Tc Manufactured by CSR Changchun based on the Bombardier Movia platform.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Out of system transfer with Shanghai Maglev Train.