Kunming Subway

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Currently, there are four lines in operation, Line 1, Line 2, Line 3 and Line 6, while the second phases of Line 2 and Line 6 are under construction. As it is planned, Kunming will operate 9 subway lines, linking the major passenger distribution centers in the city like Kunming Railway Station and Changshui International Airport.

Kunming metro logo 

Lines in Operation

 Line 1:  Operational Section:
Main Line: South Ring Road – University Town South;
Branch Line: Chunrong Street – South Railway Station 
Length: 28.5km (18 mi)
Stations: South Ring Road – Railway Station – Fude – Rixin Road – Wujiaba – Changhong West Road – Xiaodong Village – Erji Road – Xingyao Road – New Asia Athletics Park – South Coach Station – Dounan – Chunrong Street – Tuofeng Street – Lianda Street – Yikang South Road – University Town – University Town South
Branch Line: Chunrong Street - Municipal Administration Center - Yihe Road - Bailongtan - South Railway Station

 Line 2: North Coach Station – Baofeng Village
Total Length: 23km (14 mi)
Stations: North Coach Station – Longtou Street – Sijiaying – Yangchangcun – Linyuqiao – Beichen – Jinxing – Baiyun Road – North Railway Station – Chuanxingulou – Jiaosanqiao – Dongfeng Square – Tangzixiang – South Ring Road – Railway Station – Nanba – Rixin Road – Yiyuan Community – Guangfu Road – Panlong Village – Liujia – Gongjia Village – Conference and Exhibition Center – Baofeng Village

 Line 3: Western Hills – East Coach Station
Total Length: 23km (14mi)
Stations: Western Hills - Chejiabi - Puping Village - Shiju - Dayu Road - West Bus Station – Mianshan - Middle Changyuan Road – Xiyuan – Liangjiahe - Municipal Stadium – Panjiawan - Wuyi Road - Dongfeng Square - Tuodong Stadium – Dashuying – Jinmasi – Taipingcun – Hongqiao - East Coach Station

 Line 6: East Coach Station – Airport Center
Having operated since 2012, metro line 6 is the first rail transit in the city. It is planned with 9 stations in total, covering a distance of 27km (17 mi). The metro line connects the downtown area and Changshui International Airport. Its construction is divided into two phases: phase one between East Coach Station and Airport Center is now in service, and phase two with the stations of Tangzixiang, Tuodong Stadium, Juhua General Transport Hub, Juhua, Dabanqiao, Airport Front, and Air Harbour North are still under construction, which are expected to operate by late 2017.

 Timetable

Station To Airport Center To East Coach Station
First Train Last Train First Train Last Train
East Coach Station 06:20 22:20 --- ---
Airport Center --- --- 06:20 22:20

 Note: Trains on line 6 operate every 15 minutes. A whole single trip takes around 17 minutes and the ticket price is CNY5.

 Surroundings and Bus Routes near Stations of Line 6

 East Coach Station
Surroundings: East Coach Station, Hongqiao Road, Haoyijia Supermarket, Changyun Restaurant, Zhaoqing Road, Yuncheng Hotel, Hengxiang Hotel, Shichuan Cuisine Restaurant
Bus Routes: K9, K17, K18, 22, 29, 60, 193, 237, 902, 906, C136, C137

 Dabanqiao
Surroundings: No.96 Country Road, Airport Expressway, No.17 Middle School, Banqiao Middle School, Dabanqiao Town, Longquan Temple, Jinjiang Inn, Chenxi Community
Bus Routes: 11, 903, C67, C131, C136, K46, K55, Z111

 Airport Front
Surroundings: Middle Changgang Road, West Airport Road, Qingfeng Road, Changgang Road, Honglong Hotel, Industrial and Commercial Bank, Bank of China
Bus Routes: 919C, 919D

 Airport Center
Surroundings: Changshui International Airport, Xinxin Business Hotel, Hangcheng Hotel, Shangyi Shidai Hotel, Best Yue Hang Hotel
Bus Routes: 919A, 919B, 919C, 919D, 919E


 

Ticket Fare

The price varies based on the distance. It is CNY2 for the first 4km (2.5mi), CNY3 for 4-9km (2.5-5.6mi), CNY4 for 9-16km (5.6-10mi), CNY5 for 16-25km (10-16mi), CNY6 for 25-36km (16-22mi), CNY7 for 36-49km (22-30mi).


Kunming metro logo 

Lines under Construction

 Line 4: Chenjiaying – South Railway Station
Total Length: 43.4km (27mi)
Stations: Chenjiaying – Dahegeng – Datangzi – Xiaotun Overpass – Jindingshan – Lianhuachi – Xiaocaiyuan – North Railway Station – Donghua – Dashuying – Juhua Village – Juhua East – East Railway Station – Macha – Niujiezhuang – Xiaoxi Village – Yangfu – Luoshiwan North – Luoshiwan – Xiaowangjiaying – Dounan – Wulong – Saimachang West – Saimachang South – Chenggong – Chenggong East – South Railway Station

 Line 5: Expo Garden – Suwang Village
Total Length: 24km (14.9mi)
Stations: Expo Garden – Bailong Temple – Shizha Overpass – North Railway Station – Zoo – Cuihu – Provincial Museum -- Maitreya Temple – Wuhua Gymnasium –Youth Palace – Nanya – Provincial People's Political Consultative Conference – Daba Village – Yuntianhua – Hongta East Road – Zhuangjiatang Overpass – Huanhu East Road – Suwang Village

 Line 7: Puji Overpass – Qidian
Stations: Jipu Overpass – Northwest Bus Station – Datangzi –Heilinpu – Changyuan Middle Road – Shagouwei – Nanya – Tianjiadi – Qianxing Road – Dashanghui – Guannan Guangfu – Changhong Guangfu – Century City West – Guandu Ancient Town – Sports City South – Guangwei – Dashuitian – Guolin Reservoir – Qidian

 Line 8: Longquan Road – Fubao East
Stations: Longquan Road (Shabaying) – Xiaokang Avenue – Linyu bridge – Kunqu High-Speed – Chuanjin Road – Expo Garden – Bailong Temple -- Southwest Forestry University – Jinsha Community – Taiping Village – Juhua Overpass – East Railway Station – Guanshang Forest Park – Hongchang West Road – Sanjia Village – Changhong Guangfu – Dingjia Village – Wujiatang Wetland Patrk – Fubao East

 Line 9: Dabanqiao North – Shizhaishan
Stations: Dabanqiao North – Dabanqiao – Guolin Reservoir – South Railway Station (Bailongtan) – Jingming South Road – Xiazhuang (Yunnan University) – Chenggong University Town (Radio&Television University) – Yuanbao Village -- Radio&Television Media – Jinmapu – Park North Road – Baiyun Village – Jincheng North – Industrial Park – Jincheng – Jincheng South – Zhonggui Village – Shizhaishan 

 Note: The routes of these metro lines may be changed in the future, and the stations may be renamed. The above information is just for your reference.

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