World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Lingkong Road Station

Article Id: WHEBN0024864092
Reproduction Date:

Title: Lingkong Road Station  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Chuansha Station, Chuangxin Middle Road Station, Tangzhen Station, Haitiansan Road Station, Xujing East Station
Collection: 2010 Establishments in China, Railway Stations Opened in 2010, Shanghai Metro Stations
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Lingkong Road Station

Lingkong Road Station (Chinese: 凌空路站) is a station on Line 2 of the Shanghai Metro in Pudong. Located between the Chuansha and Yuandong Avenue stations, the station is located along Lingkong Road. The station came into operation in April 2010 after it was extended from the Guanglan Road Station.


  • History 1
  • Facilities 2
  • Service 3
  • References 4


Construction on the line was finished through Guanglan Road Station by March 2010.[1][2] On April 8 that same year, Line 2 was extended past the station through the Tangzhen, Middle Chuangxin Road, and Chuansha stations, through the Lingkong Road station, as well as the Yuandong Avenue and Haitiansan Road stations to Pudong International Airport Station, which serves Shanghai Pudong International Airport. This extension uses four-carriage trains as opposed to the eight-carriage trains used west of Guanglan Road, which serves as the transfer point between these two styles.[3]


The station is located in Shanghai's Chuansha Town, in Pudong. The station, shaped like an oblong rectangle, is nestled at the corner of its namesake road and Huazhou West Road.[4] There are three exits, numbered 3, 4 and 5. Exit 3 is the only one located south of the line, reaching surface level near Huazhou Road. Exit 4 is located nearer to Lingkong Road than exit 5, both of which are located north of the line. [5] Located beneath a small farm amid the city, the station is close to the Taiping Market.[4]

The interior of a Line 2 train


Along Line 2, the station is located between the Chuansha and Yuandong Avenue stations.[6] It takes approximately 80 minutes to ride the train to the East Xujing Station, the west end of the line, and 15 minutes to Pudong International Airport Station, the eastern terminus. The train operates from 6:45 to 21:15 westbound and begins and ends service four minutes later eastbound.[7] On weekdays, trains leave the station approximately every eight minutes and thirty seconds.[8]


  1. ^ Li, Xin (February 22, 2010). "Rail Transit Line 2 to extend from Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park to Guanglan Road" (in Chinese). Retrieved April 8, 2011. 
  2. ^ Wang, Guanyu (February 2, 2010). "Line 2 to extend to Guanglan Road" (in Chinese). Retrieved April 8, 2011. 
  3. ^ Huang, Qiongnuo (April 6, 2010). "Rail Line 2 Extension East to Connect Pudong International Airport" (in Chinese). Retrieved April 8, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b Google Inc. "Lingkong Road Station". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc.,121.723023354&z=15. Retrieved December 3, 2011.
  5. ^ Shanghai Shentong Metro Group (December 2009). Map of Lingkong Road Station (Map). Retrieved December 3, 2011.
  6. ^ Shanghai Shentong Metro Group. Map of the Shanghai Metro (Map). Retrieved April 8, 2011.
  7. ^ Shanghai Shentong Metro Group. "Timetable of the First and Last Train for Line 2". Retrieved April 8, 2011. 
  8. ^ "Shanghai Subway Line 2". March 29, 2010. Retrieved April 24, 2011. 

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.