Suzhou Metro | Suzhou Metro Map
Suzhou Metro is called Suzhou Rail Transit. There will be about 9 rail transit lines in Suzhou with the now operating Line 1 from Mudu (木渎) to Zhongnanjie (钟南街), Line 2 from Qihe (骑河) to Sangtiandao (桑田岛), Line 3 from Suzhou Xinqu Railway Station (苏州新区火车站) to Weiting (唯亭), Line 4 from Longdaobang (龙道浜) to Tongli (同里), and Line 4 (branch line) from Hongzhuang (红庄) to Muli (木里). With an increasingly complete metro system, you can get to the main attractions and railway stations in Suzhou more conveniently. Check the updated Suzhou metro map, detailed stations on each line, and metro tickets information here.
Metro Lines under Construction:
Line 5: Taihu Lake - Yangchenghu Lake South: about June, 2021
Line 6: Suzhou Xinqu Railway Station - Xinqing Road: about June, 2024
Line 7: Hongzhuang - Moyang: about December, 2024
Line 8: Xijinqiao - Chefang: about September, 2024
Line S1: Weiting - Huaqiao: about December, 2023
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Suzhou Metro Map - Operating Lines
Detailed Suzhou Rail Transit Routes:
|Route Name||Route||First Metro||Last Metro (Monday - Thursday)||Last Metro (Friday - Sunday)||Main Attractions / Transfer Hubs on the Way|
|Line 1||Mudu → Zhongnanjie||05:40||22:35||23:14||
Mudu (木渎): about 3 km to Mudu Ancient Town
Lindunlu (临顿路): about 1.4 km to Master of the Nets Garden
Xiangmen (相门): about 700 m to Pingjiang Road
|Zhongnanjie → Mudu||06:00||22:35||23:10|
|Line 2||Qihe → Sangtiandao||05:40||23:06||23:06||
Suzhou North Railway Station (高铁苏州北站): come out from Exit 1 and walk about 50 m to Suzhou North Railway Station
Suzhou Railway Station (苏州火车站): just under Suzhou Railway Station
Shantangjie (山塘街): about 100 m to Shantang Street
Shilu (石路): about 1000 m to Lingering Garden
|Sangtiandao → Qihe||05:40||22:30||22:48|
|Line 3||Suzhou Xinqu Railway Station → Weiting||05:40||22:20||22:20||Suzhou Xinqu Railway Station (苏州新区火车站)|
|Weiting → Suzhou Xinqu Railway Station||05:40||22:20||22:20|
|Line 4||Longdaobang → Tongli||05:40||22:25||23:19||
Sujin (苏锦): about 3.5 km to Tiger Hill
Suzhou Railway Station (苏州火车站)
Beisita (北寺塔): about 1.5 km to Humble Administrator’s Garden, 1.2 km to Suzhou Museum, 1.2 km to Lion Grove Garden
Nanmen (南门): about 500 m to Panmen Gate
Tongli (同里): about 5.3 km to Tongli Water Town
|Tongli → Longdaobang||05:40||22:15||22:52|
|Line 4 (Branch Line)||Hongzhuang → Muli||06:08||22:35||22:35||/|
|Muli → Hongzhuang||05:40||22:15||22:15|
Mudu (木渎) → Jinfenglu (金枫路) → Fenhulu (汾湖路) → Yushanlu (玉山路) → Shizishan (狮子山) → Tayuanlu (塔园路) → Binhelu (滨河路) → Xihuanlu (西环路) → Tongjingbeilu (桐泾北路) → Guangjinanlu (广济南路) → Yangyuxiang (养育巷) → Leqiao (乐桥) → Lindunlu (临顿路) → Xiangmen (相门) → Donghuanlu (东环路) → Zhongyanggongyuan (中央公园) → Xinghaiguangchang (星海广场) → Dongfangzhimen (东方之门) → Wenhuabolanzhongxin (文化博览中心) → Shidaiguangchang (时代广场) → Xinghujie (星湖街) → Nanshijie (南施街) → Xingtangjie (星塘街) → Zhongnanjie (钟南街)
Qihe (骑河) → Fuxianglu (富翔路) → Suzhou North Railway Station (高铁苏州北站) → Dawan (大湾) → Fuyuanlu (富元路) → Likou (蠡口) → Xutugang (徐图港) → Yangchenghuzhonglu (阳澄湖中路) → Lumu (陆慕) → Pinglonglu East (平泷路东) → Pinghelu (平河路) → Suzhou Railway Station (苏州火车站) → Shantangjie (山塘街) → Shilu (石路) → Guangjinanlu (广济南路) → Sanxiangguangchang (三香广场) → Laodonglu (劳动路) → Xujianglu (胥江路) → Tongjinggongyuan (桐泾公园) → Youlian (友联) → Panlilu (盘蠡路) → Xinjiaqiao (新家桥) → Shihudonglu (石湖东路) → Baidaiqiao South (宝带桥南) → Yinzhonglu (尹中路) → Guoxiang (郭巷) → Guoyuanlu (郭苑路) → Yinshanhu (尹山湖) → Dushuhu South (独墅湖南) → Dushuhu Linlizhongxin (独墅湖邻里中心) → Yueliangwan (月亮湾) → Songtaojie (松涛街) → Jingulu (金谷路) → Jinshanglu (金尚路) → Sangtiandao (桑田岛)
Suzhou Xinqu Railway Station (苏州新区火车站) → Huichanglu (惠昌路) → Wenchanglu (文昌路) → Changting (长亭) → Tongdun (铜墩) → Mayunlu (马运路) → Xijinqiao (西津桥) → Heshan (何山) → Shizishan (狮子山) → Shishanlu (狮山路) → Shajinqiao (沙金桥) → Suoshanqiao West (索山桥西) → Hengshan (横山) → Hengtang (横塘) → Shihu North (石湖北) → Xinguo (新郭) → Panlilu (盘蠡路) → Baodailu (宝带路) → Yingchunlu (迎春路) → Beiganglu (北港路) → Tongyuanlu South (通园路南) → Shupulu North (墅浦路北) → Dongzhenlu (东振路) → Jinkuqiao (金厍桥) → Ligongdi West (李公堤西) → Dongfangzhimen (东方之门) → Yanyuqiao (烟雨桥) → Nibang (倪浜) → Tangzhuang (唐庄) → Kuatang (跨塘) → Suzhou Yuanqu Railway Station (苏州园区火车站) → Fangwanjie (方湾街) → Fenghelu (丰和路) → Shuangmajie (双马街) → Fengtingdadao (葑亭大道) → Gexiangjie (戈巷街) → Weiting (唯亭)
Longdaobang (龙道浜) → Zhangzhuang (张庄) → Yaoxiang (姚祥) → Huolidao (活力岛) → Sunwu Jinianyuan (孙武纪念园) → Pinglonglu West (平泷路西) → Sujin (苏锦) → Suzhou Railway Station (苏州火车站) → Beisita (北寺塔) → Chayuanchang (察院场) → Leqiao (乐桥) → Sanyuanfang (三元坊) → Nanmen (南门) → Renminqiao South (人民桥南) → Tuanjieqiao (团结桥) → Baodailu (宝带路) → Shihudonglu (石湖东路) → Hongzhuang (红庄) → Qingshuwan (清树湾) → Huagang (花港) → Jianglingxilu (江陵西路) → Jiangxingxilu (江兴西路) → Liuhonglu (流虹路) → Lizelu (笠泽路) → Gujiadang (顾家荡) → Suzhouwan East (苏州湾东) → Songlingdadao (松陵大道) → Wujiang Renminguangchang (吴江人民广场) → Wujiang Coach Station (吴江汽车站) → Pangjinlu (庞金路) → Tongli (同里)
Line 4 (branch line)
Hongzhuang (红庄) → Lishu (蠡墅) → Shihu Moshe (石湖莫舍) → Yuexi (越溪) → Wenxilu (文溪路) → Tianedanglu (天鹅荡路) → Suzhouwan North (苏州湾北) → Muli (木里)
Note:The chart above is updated in January 2021 and is for your reference only.
Suzhou Metro Ticket
Suzhou Metro Fees
Ticket fees of Suzhou Rail Transit are various based on the distance you take, which are usually from RMB 2 to 8.
|6-16 kilometers||extra ¥1 for every 5 km|
|16-30 kilometers||extra ¥1 for every 7 km|
|＞30 kilometers||extra ¥1 for every 9 km|
Suzhou Metro Ticket Types
Apart from the one-time ticket, there are other types of tickets for visitors as follows:
|1-day ticket||RMB 18; unlimited times to take metro within 24 hours from your first take.|
|3-day ticket||RMB 40; unlimited times to take metro within 24 hours from your first take.|
|50-time ticket||RMB 175; available to take metro for 50 times within 90 days since the day you buy the ticket.|
|100-time ticket||RMB 300; available to take metro for 100 times within 90 days since the day you buy the ticket.|
Warm Tips to Take Suzhou Metro:
1. One adult with a ticket can take two children (not taller than 1.3 m) for free and pay the ticket of his/her other children if there are more than two.
2. Take care of the children especially when passing the turnstiles.
3. Get through the restricted lane with the help of the staff if you take a wheelchair, trolley, baby carriage, large luggage, etc.
4. Flammable, Explosive, poisonous articles are prohibited to take on the metro.
5. Bicycles, inflation balloons, animals, etc. are not allowed to take on the metro.
6. Smoking, drinking, eating, etc. are not allowed in the metro.
How to Plan Your Travel in Suzhou
How to Get to Suzhou: You can easily get to Suzhou by high speed train from Shanghai (about 0.5 hour), Hangzhou (about 1.5 hours), Nanjing (about 1 hour), Beijing (about 4.5 hours), etc.
Best Time to Visit Suzhou: April to October, especially April and May in spring and September and October in autumn
Generally, a classic Suzhou tour takes about 1~2 days. Visiting Suzhou, you can't miss elegant Suzhou gardens, like Humble Administrator's Garden, Lingering Garden, Master of the Nets Garden, etc. You can choose one or two of them for a great garden delight. Other must-be-visited sights in Suzhou City include Suzhou No.1 Silk Factory from which you can watch the process of silk making from silkworms to elegant products, Tiger Hill which is known as the first sight in Suzhou, Suzhou Museum which is designed by I. M. Pei and Suzhou's old canalside roads (like Pingjaing Road and Shantang Street), etc. If you like Jiangnan watertowns, you can visit Tongli, Zhouzhuang or Luzhi to have a wonderful time.
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