A view of the Caobao Road station.(February 2008)
|Other name(s)||R1 (planned name)|
|Status||Extension to Chongming Island in planning|
|Locale||Minhang, Xuhui, Huangpu, Jing'an, and Baoshan districts|
|Daily ridership||1.507 million (2019 peak)|
|Opened||May 28, 1993|
|Character||Underground and elevated|
|Line length||36.39 km (22.61 mi)|
|Number of tracks||2|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in)|
|Electrification||Overhead lines (1500 volts)|
|Operating speed||80 km/h (50 mph)|
Line 1 is a north-south line of the Shanghai Metro. It runs from Fujin Road in the north, via Shanghai Railway Station to Xinzhuang in the south. The first line to open in the Shanghai Metro system, Line 1 serves many important points in Shanghai, including People's Square and Xujiahui. Due to the large number of important locations served, this line is extremely busy, with a daily ridership of over 1,000,000 passengers. The line is colored red on system maps. Generally, the line runs at grade beside the Shanghai–Hangzhou railway in the south, underground in the city center and elevated on the second deck of the North–South Elevated Road in the North.
|●||●||Shanghai South Railway Station||上海南站||SNH||2.09||6.49|
|●||●||Shanghai Indoor Stadium||上海体育馆||1.57||9.66|
|●||●||South Shaanxi Road||陕西南路||0.93||14.46||Huangpu|
|●||●||South Huangpi Road||黄陂南路||1.32||15.78|
|●||●||Shanghai Railway Station||上海火车站||[a] SHH||0.82||20.11|
|●||North Zhongshan Road||中山北路||1.37||21.48|
|●||Shanghai Circus World||上海马戏城||0.93||23.93|
|●||West Youyi Road||友谊西路||1.32||35.49|
- Shanghai Railway Station - Connects the metro with the main railway station in the city, allowing rail transport to and from other provinces. Virtual Interchange with Lines 3 and 4.
- People's Square - This station serves a business and shopping area, and is also close to multiple tourist attractions making the station busy all day long. Interchange with Lines 2 and 8.
- Xujiahui - This is a business and commercial area, also with tourist attractions such as the Xujiahui Cathedral. Interchange with Lines 9 and 11.
- Shanghai Indoor Stadium - This station is located at the sports stadium of the same name and the biggest regional and long distance bus station in the city. Interchange with Line 4.
- Shanghai South Railway Station - This station serves the second railway station of the city, which accommodates trains serving cities mainly to the south. Interchange with Line 3.
- Xinzhuang - The southern terminus of Line 1; interchange with Line 5.
|Type||Time of manufacturing||Series||Sets||Assembly||Notes|
|Type A||1992||01A01||1 (102)||Tc+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Tc||Manufactured by Siemens AG and CSR Zhuzhou|
|Type A||1992–1994||01A01||10||Tc+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Tc||Manufactured by ADtranz and Siemens AG|
|Type A||1992–1994||01A02||5||Tc+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Tc||Manufactured by Siemens AG and CSR Zhuzhou the new reformed 8 car sets|
|Type A||1999||01A03||8||Tc+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Tc||Manufactured by Siemens AG|
|Type A||1999–2001||01A04||12||Tc+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+Tc||Manufactured by Siemens AG and CSR Zhuzhou|
|Type A||1998||01A03||1 (117)||Tc+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+Tc||Manufactured by Siemens AG and CSR Zhuzhou|
|Type A||2006–2007||01A05||16||Tc+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Tc||Manufactured by Shanghai Electric, CSR Puzhen and Alstom|
|Type A||2017||01A06||Tc+Mp+M+Mp+M+Mp+M+Tc||Manufactured by CSR Changchun|
Shanghai Railway Station
|Fujin Road - |
Shanghai Railway Station
|AM peak||7:00–9:30||2 min 44 secs|
|PM peak||16:30–19:30||3 min|
|9:00–17:00||4 min 01 sec||6 min 02 secs|
|AM Peak||7:00–9:30||2 min 44 secs|
|Non-Peak||9:30–14:30||4 min 01 sec||6 min 02 secs|
|PM Peak||14:30–17:00||4 min 01 sec|
|Peak Period||9:00–20:00||4 min 05 secs|
- May 28, 1993 - The first 4.4 km (2.7 mi) long section of the line, from Xujiahui to Shanghai South Railway Station (formerly known as Xinlonghua), opens.
- April 10, 1995 - The entire 16.1 km (10.0 mi) long original line, from Shanghai Railway Station to Jinjiang Park, opens.
- December 28, 1996 - Separate southern section from Jinjiang Park (formerly known as Hongmei Road South) to Xinzhuang opens. Northern extension continues to operate to Shanghai Railway Station.
- July 1, 1997 - The northern and southern sections are connected, forming one complete line from Shanghai Railway Station - Xinzhuang.
- December 28, 2004 - Line runs from Gongfu Xincun - Xinzhuang after northern extension opens.
- December 29, 2007 - Second northern extension opens; full line runs from Fujin Road - Xinzhuang.
|Shanghai South — Xujiahui||28 May 1993||4.4 km (2.73 mi)||4||(1st section)|
|Xujiahui — Shanghai||10 April 1995||16.1 km (10.00 mi)||8||(2nd section)|
|Xinzhuang — Shanghai South||28 December 1996||5.3 km (3.29 mi)||4||Southern extension|
|Shanghai — Gongfu Xincun||28 December 2004||12.4 km (7.71 mi)||9||1st Northern extension|
|Gongfu Xincun — Fujin Road||29 December 2007||4.3 km (2.67 mi)||3||2nd Northern extension|
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