Guiyang Metro

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Guiyang Metro
OwnerGuiyang Urban Rail Transit
Area servedGuanshanhu District
Yunyan District
Nanming District
Huaxi District
LocaleGuiyang, Guizhou Province, China
Transit typeRapid transit
Number of lines7([a])
Number of stations25 (24 in operation[b])
Began operation28 December 2017
Operator(s)Guiyang Urban Rail Transit Corporation
System length35 km (33.06 km in operation)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
third rail
Average speed80 km/h (50 mph)
System map

Guiyang Urban Rail Transit Map.png

Guiyang Metro is a metro system in the city of Guiyang, Guizhou province in China operated and branded as Guiyang Urban Rail Transit (GYURT). A short northern section of Line 1 opened on 28 December 2017,[1] with the full line entering operation on 1 December 2018.[2] Line 2 is due to open at the end of 2020 and Line 3 in 2022 or 2023. Line 4 and also lines G1, S1, S2 and S3 are in the planning stage.


Line 1 was approved for construction on 6 May 2013, and approved for plan in 2006. This line goes through Guanshanhu, Yunyan, Nanming and Huaxi. The line twice crosses Nanming River and connects the downtown area with a number of outlying districts. The line depots are Xiaohe Depot and Guanshanhu District Depot. The railway electrification system are overhead line and third rail. [3][1]


As of December 2018 only Line 1 has commenced operation, while the first phase of Line 2 is still under construction.[4] The second Phase of Line 2 started construction on February 28, 2017, adding 12.87 km and 8 stations to Line 2.[5] Line 1 runs northwest to south and Line 2 runs north to southeast. The network will ultimately also include Line 4, S1, S2, S3 and a light rail line G1 which passes through Gui'an International District.

Fares are set by distance traveled, with RMB 6 being the maximum. Children under 1.3 meters ride free, with other children being half-price, though paper children’s tickets need to be bought from the counters as they are not , as of February 2019, yet available from the ticket machines. Those over 70 years old travel free on public transport in Guiyang.

Line Terminals
Commencement Newest
 1  Xiamaixi
Xiaomeng Industrial Park
2017 2018 35 km (33.06 km in opration) 25 (24 in operation[c])

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  1. ^ Guiyang Subway Line 1 has been opened at December 2017, the other lines of 2 and 3 are still building, Line 3 has been started building at the end of 2018, but S1, S2, S3 and G1 Line are still planning.
  2. ^ Douguan station on Line 1 is not open.
  3. ^ Douguan station on Line 1 is not open.


  1. ^ a b "贵阳地铁今日13时启程" (in Chinese). 黔讯网. 2017-12-28. Retrieved 2017-12-28.
  2. ^ "贵阳,地铁来了! - 贵州新闻 - 贵州都市网-贵州第一城市门户网站-贵州专业网络媒体 - 贵州贵阳最热闹的论坛 - 贵州日报报业集团·贵州都市报旗下网站". Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  3. ^ "贵阳轨道交通1号2号线详细站点规划_贵阳轻轨生活网 - 非官方网站 - 贵阳轻轨迷". 2009-05-07. Retrieved 2012-01-26.
  4. ^ "贵阳市城市轨道交通有限公司". Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  5. ^ "贵阳市城市轨道交通有限公司". Retrieved 2019-03-19.

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