Shanghai–Kunming High-Speed Railway
|Operator(s)||China Railway High-speed|
|Line length||2066 km|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
|Operating speed||350 km/h|
The Shanghai–Kunming High-Speed Railway is a high-speed railway line partially under construction in the People's Republic of China. It is part of the CRH's system of passenger dedicated lines, beginning in Shanghai and ending in Kunming. It will parallel much of the current lower-speed Shanghai–Kunming Railway and will also pass through the cities of Hangzhou and Changsha.
As of June 2015, the operational sections include Shanghai-Hangzhou, Hangzhou-Changsha and Changsha-Guiyang. The Guiyang-Kunming section is scheduled to open in 2016.
Operational lines are marked with green background.
Partially operational lines are marked with yellow background.
|PDL connecting East, Central and Southwest China. It consists of three sections connecting Shanghai, Hangzhou, Changsha and Kunming.||350||2066||2008-12-28[dubious ]||2017|
(Shanghai–Hangzhou High-Speed Railway)
|PDL connecting Shanghai Hongqiao & Hangzhou East.||350||150||2009-02-26||2010-10-26|
(Hangzhou–Changsha High-Speed Railway)
|PDL connecting Hangzhou & Changsha, via Nanchang.||350||933||2009-12-22||Hangzhou–Nanchang Section: 2014-12-10
Nanchang–Changsha Section: 2014-09-16
(Changsha–Kunming High-Speed Railway)
|PDL connecting Changsha & Kunming||350||1175||2010-03-26||Changsha–Xinhuang Section: 2014-12-16
Xinhuang-Guiyang Section: 2015-06-18
Guiyang-Kunming section: 2016
- http://hn.rednet.cn/c/2011/03/05/2195688.htm (Chinese)
- Hangzhou-Changsha high-speed rail starts operating 10. December 2014
- Nanchang - Changsha high speed line opens 16. September 2014
- Changsha – Huaihua high speed line opens, 19 December 2014