The Taipei subway is my favorite way to travel in Taipei and get to the city’s attractions. On September 17, 2001, Typhoon Nari flooded all underground tracks as well as 16 stations, the heavy-capacity system operation control center, the administration building, and the Nangang Depot. [38] It was the first fatal attack on the metro system since it began operations in 1996. In addition to their assigned lines, the C381 sets are more distinctive than earlier heavy capacity models with double blue stripes and the re-positioning of the logo from the driver's door to well below of passenger's windows, right on the stripe; as well as the more "sleeker" cab and the new advertising screens (as seen in newer Japanese commuter trains) to improve efficiency, although it retains the same propulsion as the C371s. A C301 unit consists of 3 permanently coupled cars, a motorized car in each end and a trailer car in the center. [82], The Circular Line is an elevated, medium-capacity line currently under construction in New Taipei. 內湖線則採用膠輪/鋼軌系統,中心線間距為1,880mm。此外,木柵線因採膠輪/水泥軌道系統,一般來說並無軌距之分,但其凸出於路面的兩條行車水泥軌枕,中心線間距為1,880mm。, CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (, Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taipei City Government (DORTS-Taipei), Department of Rapid Transit Systems, New Taipei City Government (DRTS-New Taipei), Minister of Transportation and Communications, Ministry of Transportation and Communications, Council for Economic Planning and Development, "Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation '08 Annual Report", "New Year's Eve revelers urged to use mass transit", "One train per 90 seconds on Neihu Line during peak hour: mayor", "Regulations for Use of the Taipei Metro System", "Second Stage of Taipei MRT (Approved MRT Routes)", "Taipei MRT to accept Kaohsiung and Taiwan cards by year's end: ministry", "MRT to expand disabled, senior discount program", "Taipei MRT to introduce new IC ticketing system", "Geotechnical Design and Construction Automation in Taiwan", "Soft Ground Tunneling for Taipei Rapid Transit Systems", "FEATURE: Halted gondola confirms worries", "Maokong Gondola reopens, featuring glass-bottomed car", "Record breaking year for Taipei's MRT network", "Taipei Metro Successfully Meets the Challenge of New Year's Eve Transport Service", "Four killed, 21 wounded in Taipei subway knife attack", "3 critically injured in stabbing on Taipei metro (update)", "Public transportation meeting opens in Taipei", "Luzhou Line property value rises through the roof", "Apartments near MRT stations see prices soar", "Railway And transport strategy centre (rtsc)", "World's first WiMAX-service MRT trains available in Taipei", "MRT offers mobile charging at six stations", http://www.libertytimes.com.tw/2009/new/feb/12/today-taipei9-3.htm, "Safeguards for Passengers Waiting on Platforms --- Platform Screen Doors and Track Intrusion Detection System", "Taipei Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT System", "Talk of the day -- Airport MRT line and expansion project in focus", "October launch for Airport Rail will not be met: Yeh", "The Project of Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT System", "Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT System Construction Project", "變更中壢平鎮都市擴大修訂計畫(配合臺灣桃園國際機場聯外捷運系統延伸至中壢火車站建設計畫)書", "Second Stage of Taipei MRT (Approved MRT Line)", "Third Stage of Taipei MRT (Planned MRT Routes)", "New Taipei City to re-examine proposed MRT", "Keelung Mayor Visits City Hall, Seeks Backing for MRT Line Extension", Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation – official website, Taipei Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taipei City Government – official website, https://infogalactic.com/w/index.php?title=Taipei_Metro&oldid=1981715, Articles that mention track gauge 1435 mm, Articles that mention track gauge 1880 mm, Articles containing traditional Chinese-language text, Articles containing simplified Chinese-language text, Articles containing explicitly cited English-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, About Infogalactic: the planetary knowledge core. In addition to the rapid transit system itself, the TRTC operates several public facilities such as underground shopping malls, parks, and public squares in and around stations,[64] including: As of 2008 there are 102 shops within the stations themselves.[6]. Description: The Nankang line in the Taipei subway, for the class C341 subway train. Ansaldo STS A Hitachi Group Company. Refurbishment. Kawasaki/TRSC C381 EMU. ATC controls all train movements, including braking, acceleration and speed control, but can be manually overridden by the operator in the case of an emergency. Die Republik China (Taiwan) (chinesisch 中華民國, Pinyin Zhōnghuá Mínguó, IPA (hochchinesisch) [ʈ͡ʂʊ́ŋxu̯ɑ̌ mǐnku̯ɔ̌]), weithin bekannt als Taiwan, in der Schweiz und in Österreich amtlich Taiwan (Chinesisches Taipei), auch Taiwan (ROC) bzw. Σύστημα ταχείας διέλευσης Taipei - C301, C371, C381 Αεροδρόμιο Taoyuan MRT Ταϊβάν Ταχύτατο Σιδηρόδρομο - Τύπος 700T [30] The gondola officially resumed service as of March 31, 2010, after relocation of the pillar and passing safety inspections. Ramps to stations facilitate those in wheel chairs. [6] For safety reasons, fifteen additional stations will be equipped with these gates in the future (including Ximen, Guting, and Banqiao). Their Bus routes cover an area from the North (New Taipei) with a stop at 尖子鹿 to the South (New Taipei) with a stop at 滿月園停車場.Their most western stop is 鶯歌高職 (New Taipei) and the most eastern stop is 福隆火車站 (New Taipei). The Unite… Best Taipei B&Bs on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews, candid photos, and prices for 327 bed and breakfasts in Taipei, Taiwan. Transfers to city bus stations are available at all metro stations. On December 23, 1998, the system passed the milestone of 100 million passengers. Siemens C321 EMU. Taipei Metro also has gained keys to success from case studies on different subjects such as safety, reliability, and incidents, and from the operational experiences of other metro systems. Many of Taipei’s top tourist spots can be accessed from the red line! [34][35] Following opening of the Xinyi Line, the system reached another record of 2.75 million passengers on December 31, 2013. Not mixable with other car types. [83] Ansaldo STS will supply electromechanical equipment for the line, including driverless technology and CBTC Radio signalling. The trains are computer-controlled. Each motor car has two AC traction motors. Integration of Bombardier's trains with the existing Brown Line proved to be difficult in the beginning, with multiple system malfunctions and failures during the first three months of operation. The VAL 256 was the first trainset to enter service on the Taipei Metro in 1996 (followed by the C301 cars later that year). The Taipei Rapid Transit System (zh-t|台北大眾捷運系統), also known as the MRT (Metropolitan Rapid Transit), or the Taipei Metro (zh-t|台北捷運) is a rapid transit system serving a large part of the Taipei metropolitan area. There are four heavy-capacity metrolines (with the line colors blue, red, yellow and green (both dark and light green)), and one medium-capacity line (brown). Fares range from NT$20 to NT$65 with most locations accessible for around NT$20–30. 7, Lane 48, Sec. The Maokong Gondola is accessible from Taipei Zoo. [16] The Kaohsiung MRT Card and Taiwan Smart Card will begin to be accepted by the end of 2011 with the installation of multiple card readers.[17]. Siemens won a contract to build the second batch of 216 cars for the Taipei Metro in 1993. [67] Connections to Taiwan Railway Administration trains are available at Taipei Main Station, Banqiao, and Nangang. Taipei Metro was the first metro system in Taiwan. The table below shows the set numbers of the heavy-capacity car types, which include Types C301, C321, C341, C371, and C381. Eventualaj ŝanĝoj en la angla originalo estos kaptitaj per regulaj retradukoj. The Taipei Metro C301 is the first generation of an electric multiple unit train car, and was the first of its kind to be used on the heavy-capacity lines of the Taipei Rapid Transit System. The table below shows the set numbers of the heavy-capacity car types, which include Types C301, C321, C341, C371, and C381. Apart from adjustments made to the initial proposal, Line 1 of the medium-capacity metro system was also included into the network. Taiwan) 4.2.4.1 - C301; 4.2.4.2 - C341; 4.2.4.3 - C371; 4.2 Subway trains 4.2.4 Republic of China (a.k.a. 12 photos. The system dates back from 1996 and has grown to a network of five lines. Each station is equipped with LED displays and LCD TVs both in the concourse and on the platforms which display the time of arrival of the next train. The operator, who is both motorman and conductor, is responsible for opening and closing the doors and making announcements. Metro Service; Route Map & Timetables; Fare & Travel Time Inquiries; Metro Tickets Travel Pass Recommendations; First & Last Trains; Lockers; Taking Bikes on the Metro; Taipei Bus Service; Taipei Maokong Gondola; Contact Us; 24hr Customer Service: 886-2-218-12345 For callers in Taipei City, please dial 1999 for the Citizen Hotline. It is elevated station on the Wenhu line that features trains opening its doors on the left rather than on the right. The first two batches have a very distinct motor sound. Taipei Station, also called Taipei Railway Station (臺北火車站, by the Taiwan Railway Administration) or Taipei Main Station (臺北車站, by the Taipei Metro), is a major transport hub in Taipei, Taiwan.The station handles over half a million passengers daily on conventional rail, metro, and high-speed rail. Beginning April 1, 2011, senior citizens and physically challenged individuals will be entitled to a 50% discount on fares. 93 connections. A total of 22 trainsets were built in 1992 to 1993 by the Union Rail Car Partnership, a Japanese-backed consortium in America, at a cost of US$170 million. Suitable for one-day visitors who intend to use the MRT to see the most of Taipei. The table below shows the set numbers of the heavy-capacity car types, which include Types C301, C321, C341, C371, and C381. Paper tickets are no longer being issued. VAL 256 cars are capable of driverless operation, as of all other trainsets. Elevated track makes up 40.11 km (24.92 mi) of the total route length. 22 February 2009: Xihu station construction Zhǎnlǎnguǎn is a metro station in Taipei, Taiwan served by Taipei Metro. Taipei MRT (mass rapid transit), branded as Taipei Metro, is a rapid transit system serving greater Taipei, Taiwan. [80] Upon completion, the line is expected to serve over 143,000 passengers per day. Currently, the C381 trains are serving Lines 2 (Tamsui-Xinyi Line) and 3 (Songshan-Xindian Line). Some future transfer stations, including Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Guting, and Songjiang Nanjing, also have wide platforms. Construction began in 2006 and the system was scheduled to begin service in June 2013,[76] but delays have occurred and is now expected to open in 2015. La ĉi-suba teksto estas aŭtomata traduko de la artikolo Taipei Metro article en la angla Vikipedio, farita per la sistemo GramTrans on 2017-09-26 23:44:36. [36], On May 21, 2014, 28 people were stabbed in a mass stabbing by a knife-wielding college student on the Taipei Metro Blue Line. From 2007 onwards, the train was replaced by a purpose-built C371 of a similar length. The system has been effective in reducing traffic congestion in the city and has spurred the revival of satellite towns (like Tamsui) and development of new areas (like Nangang). View 陳博聖[PAUL CHEN]’s full profile. Subway trains - Republic of China (a.k.a. The medium-capacity trains are 6 ft 2 in (1,880 mm) gauge rubber-tired trains with no onboard train operators but are operated remotely by the medium-capacity system operation control center. On May 31, 2006, the second stage of the Banqiao/Nangang Line and the Tucheng Line began operation. On June 27, 1986, the Preparatory Office of Rapid Transit Systems was created,[22] which on February 23, 1987 was formally established as the Department of Rapid Transit Systems (DORTS) for the task of handling, planning, design, and construction of the system. The Wenshan-Neihu Line uses a fixed-block Automatic Train Control (ATC) system. The width of the platform and concourse depends on the volume of transit; the largest stations include Taipei Main Station, Zhongxiao Fuxing, and Taipei City Hall. [24], In 1981, the IOT invited British Mass Transit Consultants (BMTC) and China Engineering Consultants, Inc. to form a team and provide in-depth research on the preliminary report. [12], Stations become extremely crowded during rush hours, especially at transfer stations such as Taipei Main Station, Zhongxiao Fuxing, and Minquan West Road. Union Car Partnership C301 EMU 6; Siemens C321 EMU 5; Siemens C341 EMU 3; Kawasaki/TRSC C371 EMU 12; Kawasaki/TRSC C381 EMU 10; Matra/GEC Alsthom VAL 256 7; Bombardier Innovia 256 2; Taiwan High Speed Rail, Taiwan 10; Mass Transit Railway, Hong Kong 148; Hong Kong Tramways 25; China Railway High-Speed 25; Beijing Subway, China 41; Guangzhou Metro, … At all underground stations, red lights along the platform edge (or on automatic platform gates at stations where they are installed) flash one minute prior to train arrival to alert passengers. Includes the Maokong Gondola. The selection methods included open competitions, invitational competitions, direct assignments, and cooperation with children. Taipei Metro Rapid-Transit Network is the first metro system in Taiwan. On 28 March 1997, the line re-opened for service as part of the Taipei Metro. The length is expected to be eventually increased to 100km as the population expands. [10] Trains operate at intervals of 1.5 to 15 minutes depending on the line and time of day. [70] Before the C371 single sets were in revenue service on July 22, 2006, the M cars of C301 sets 013-014 were converted to temporary cab cars to run the Xinbeitou Branch Line. [8] However, the heavy-capacity lines were not restored to full operational status until three months later. Features include:[47][48][49] handicap-capable restrooms, ramps and elevators for wheelchairs and strollers, tactile guide paths, extra-wide faregates, and trains with a designated wheelchair area. The Taipei Metro network is operated by Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC), is 90.5km long and connects 82 stations in the region. Matra/GEC Alsthom VAL 256. Many food and snack businesses are often located within metro stations like bakeries, donut shops, sushi stores, etc. Kawasaki/TRSC C371 EMU. 6 photos. [25] The growing traffic problems of the time, compounded by road closures due to TRTS construction led to what became popularly known as the "Dark Age of Taipei Traffic". [41] Property prices along metro routes (both new and existing) tend to increase with the opening of more lines. The system operates according to a spoke-hub distribution paradigm, with most rail lines running radially outward from central Taipei. The first line opened in 1996 and by 2000, 62 stations were in service on three main lines. 5 photos. The Korail Class 1000 trains are EMUs in South Korea for use on Seoul Subway Line 1. 2 photos. All cars are interconnected by passage links to allow passengers to pass freely between cars. The Taipei Metro is one of the most expensive rapid transit systems ever constructed,[21] with Phase One of the system costing US$18 billion[22] and Phase Two (currently under construction) estimated to cost US$13.8 billion upon completion. The table below shows the set numbers of the heavy-capacity car types, which include Types C301, C321, C341, C371, and C381. 陳博聖[PAUL CHEN] has 6 jobs listed on their profile. Wenshan Line was previously known as Muzha Line. Best Taipei Hotels on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews, 49 candid photos, and prices for hotels in Taipei, Taiwan. All high-capacity metro stations have a 150 m (490 ft) long platform to accommodate all six train cars on a typical metro train (with the exception of Xiaobitan). [6] The most congested route sections handle over 38,000 commuters per hour during peak times. Connections to Taipei Bus Station and Taipei City Hall Bus Station are available at Taipei Main Station and Taipei City Hall Station, respectively. Eventualaj ŝanĝoj en la angla originalo estos kaptitaj per regulaj retradukoj. You’ll fall in love with the Taipei Metro as soon as you walk into a station. View 陳博聖[PAUL CHEN]’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. 3 photos. On July 4, 2007, the Maokong Gondola, a new aerial lift/cable-car system, was opened to the public. Stations with public art displays include: Shuanglian, National Taiwan University Hospital, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Guting, Gongguan, Xindian, Xiaobitan, Dingxi, Nanshijiao, Taipei City Hall, Kunyang, Nangang, Haishan, and Tucheng. Diese Website funktioniert am besten, wenn Cookies aktiviert sind. A modified C301 (trainset 013/014) originally operated on the line in a 3-car formation, making it unique on the system. Upon entering service on October 7, 2012, three C381 trainsets are servicing the Beitou - Taipower Building segment of the Tamsui and Xindian Lines, with the remaining fleet being put into service on October 20, 2012. The table below shows the set numbers of the heavy-capacity car types, which include Types C301, C321, C341, C371, and C381. Hence, the Wenhu Line (Brown line) is designated Line 1 since it opened first on March 28, 1996. The Taipei Metro VAL 256 is a medium capacity rapid transit EMU operated on the Taipei Rapid Transit System.. TRTC was established in 1994 while the rapid transit system began its operations in 1996. [79] As of December 2010, the project is 66.21% complete. The AnsaldoBreda Driverless Metro will be used on the yellow line, which will be scheduled to be placed into service in December 2015 with the opening of the first section of the yellow line. Se vi volas enigi tiun artikolon en la originalan Esperanto-Vikipedion, vi povas uzi nian specialan redakt-interfacon. In 2010, the new C381 was built for Taipei Metro to cope with increasing passenger ridership and the expansion of its network route. [25] Ground was broken and construction began on December 15, 1988. Automated station announcements are recorded in Mandarin, Taiwanese, Hakka, and English. The system is built by the Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taipei City Government (DORTS-Taipei) and Department of Rapid Transit Systems, New Taipei City Government (DRTS-New Taipei) and operated by the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC). Despite earlier controversy, by the time the first phase of construction was completed in 2000, it was generally agreed that the metro project was a success and has since become an essential part of life in Taipei. For example, if the car numbers of a C301 train is 1001-2001-3001-3002-2002-1002, two C301 sets 001 and 002 form this train. This page was last modified on 13 January 2016, at 14:02. The Xinyi and Songshan Lines were opened in Nov. 24, 2013 and Nov. 15, 2014 respectively. [37] The attack occurred on a train near Jiangzicui Station, resulting in 4 deaths and 24 injured. [24] On March 1, 1985, the Executive Yuan Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD) signed a treaty with the Taipei Transit Council (TTC), composed of three American consultant firms, to do overall research on a rapid transit system in metropolitan Taipei. Each train consists of two 3-car Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) sets with a total of 6 cars. After getting off the bus, go straight to Wanlong Street about 450 meters then you will arrive. Most stations on high-capacity lines have island platform configurations while a few have side platform configurations, and vice versa for medium-capacity lines (a few stations have island platform configurations but the majority of medium-capacity stations have side platform configurations). Neihu and Wenshan Line are collectively called Wenshan-Neihu Line or Wenhu Line since October 8, 2009. [78] The total budget for the project is NT$93.6 billion. Home / Railways / Taipei Metro, Taiwan. Description: TRTC class C301 electric subway train. The ticket is valid for unlimited travel on the Taipei Metro within 24 hours from the first use. level 2. The initial network was approved for construction in 1986 and work started two years later. In 1986, the initial network design of the Taipei Metro by the CEPD was passed by the Executive Yuan, although the network corridors were not yet set. The principles behind the locations of public art were visual focus and non-interference with passenger circulation and construction schedules. Due to controversy on whether to construct a medium-capacity or high-capacity line, construction of the line did not begin until 2002.[28]. Taipei Songshan Airport is served by the Songshan Airport Station. 20170710 Universiade Train of Taipei Metro.jpg 908 × 565; 216 KB C301 & C381 at Beitou Station 20150721.jpg 1,097 × 758; 150 KB C381 1504 on Platform 2, Shipai Station 20181117.jpg 4,000 × … The configuration of a 6-car train is DM-T-M-M-T-DM. ... 643, 644, 648, 660, 671, 849, 1551, 1728, 9009, Brown 6, Green 13, Songjiang Xinsheng Metro Bus, Keelung Rd. On June 27, 1994, the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC) was formed to oversee the operation of the Taipei Metro system. Taipei City, Taiwan Semiconductors. 2 371 sets per train in revenue service except Sets 397-399, which run as single sets. "Varuous choices of tasty restaurants, stylish film theater, art galaries, special crafts stores, open space playgrounds and performance stage make this park playful, enjoyable and unforgettable." [61][62] All lines and extensions currently under construction will be equipped with platform screen doors. Driver's stand with digital and modern analogue … Details Vehicle Type: Train 5 cars 1750 passngers Tris:13499 Texture:1024X1024 Metro Version Asset (Subway) The promotion for artwork continues today - the Department of Rapid Transit held a bid on providing public large scale artwork for the interiors of the forthcoming Sanchong Station. 2 C341 sets per train in revenue service, not mixable with other car types. Built by Kawasaki Heavy Industries and Union Rail Car Partnershipand and it was introduced in 1997, it currently serves the Tamsui-Xinyi line. [25], On July 4, 2009, with the opening of the Neihu Line, the last of the six original lines was completed. 2, Zhongshan N. The line goes between the stations Kunyang and Ximen.The line is a normal gauge 1435 mm line and the train power is distributed via 3rd rail 750 V DC.The Nankang line is, as all of the Taipei subway, rather new. Following this incident, TRTS has devoted more resources to flood prevention in the underground system. The artworks included murals, children's mosaic collages, sculptures, hung forms, spatial art, interactive art, and window displays. The 一般公車 has 380 Bus routes in Taipei - New Taipei with 6392 Bus stops. This page was last edited on 17 February 2019, at 22:30. 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Rd., 10448, Shezi, Shilin, and Beitou Light Rail Lines. [24] In 1982, the Taipei City Government commissioned National Chiao Tung University to do a research and feasibility study on medium-capacity rapid transit systems. In Set XXX, the road number of a DM car is 1XXX, the road number of a T car is 2XXX and the road number of an M car is 3XXX. Each train consists of two 2-car Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) sets, with a total of 4 cars. [50], Beginning in September 2003, the English station names for Taipei Metro stations were converted to use Hanyu pinyin before the end of December, with brackets for Tongyong Pinyin names for signs shown at the station entrances and exits. The Wenhu or Brown line code BR is a metro line in Taipei operated by Taipei Metro, named after the districts it connects: Wenshan and Neihu. The Taipei Metro C301 is an electric multiple unit train car, and was the first of its kind to be used on the heavy-capacity lines of the Taipei Rapid Transit System. The system opened on March 28, 1996, with the 10.5 km (6.5 mi) elevated Muzha Line, a driverless, medium-capacity line[25] with twelve stations running from Zhongshan Junior High School to Taipei Zoo. Longer titles found: Taipei Metro C301 , Taipei Metro C321 , Taipei Metro C341 ... About half of the Nangang Line of the Taipei Metro runs under the road, with stations located at major intersections along. For example, if the car numbers of a C301 train is 1001-2001-3001-3002-2002-1002, two C301 sets 001 and 002 form this train. [71], The following lines and segments are currently under construction:[14][72][73][74], The Taoyuan International Airport MRT is a rapid transit line planned to connect Taipei and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, before linking up with the Taoyuan MRT to THSR Taoyuan Station and onwards to Zhongli District. The Taipei Metro, more commonly known as the MRT or formally as the Taipei Rapid Transit System (Chinese: 臺北大眾捷運系統; pinyin: Táiběi Dàzhòng Jiéyùn Xìtǒng), is a rapid transit system serving metropolitan Taipei in Taiwan. [8] The system has also proved effective as a catalyst for urban renewal, as well as increasing tourist traffic to outlying towns such as Tamsui. Taipei Metro C301 (台北捷運301型電聯車) Toei 5300 Series (東京都交通局5300形) (Asakusa Line) I'm surprised that the Keikyu N1000 Series wasn't featured. Taipei MRT (mass rapid transit), branded as Taipei Metro, is a rapid transit system serving greater Taipei, Taiwan. [18] The fare for the first 5 km on a one-way ticket is NT$20, and each additional 3 km costs an extra NT$5, up to NT$65. The suspect was 21-year-old university student Cheng Chieh (鄭捷), who was arrested at Jiangzicui Station immediately after the incident.[39]. [77] The route will be 51.03 km (31.71 mi)-long with 7 underground stations, 15 elevated stations, and two maintenance depots (Chingpu and Lujhu). For example, if the car numbers of a C301 train is 1001-2001-3001-3002-2002-1002, two C301 sets 001 and 002 form this train. Lines currently under construction will connect the system to additional TRA and THSR transfer stations. Taipei Metro C301 (台北捷運301型電聯車) Toei 5300 Series (東京都交通局5300形) (Asakusa Line) I'm surprised that the Keikyu N1000 Series wasn't featured. Connections to Taiwan High Speed Rail are served by Taipei Main Station and Banqiao (with future service to Nangang under construction). [9][11] Smoking is forbidden in the entire metro system, while eating, drinking, chewing gum and betel nuts are forbidden within the paid area. After the Songshan Line opened, the naming system was changed to use a numerical system that is ordered by the date that each section of the line became operational. The Wenhu Line is classified as a medium-capacity mass transit system, and is operated using 4-car trains (formed of 2 units, each containing 2 14m-long cars). [22] The Neihu Line corridor was approved later in 1990. [1] Each 3-car EMU set is permanently coupled as DM-T-M, where DM is the motor car with cab, T is a trailer car and M is the motor car without cab. The system currently has 8 depots, with more under construction. For example, if the car numbers of a C301 train is 1001-2001-3001-3002-2002-1002, two C301 sets 001 and 002 form this train. Republik China auf Taiwan genannt, ist ein demokratischer Inselstaat in Ostasien. 1. Bombardier Innovia 256. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. Interior of the (unrefurbished) motor car of a C301 train. The possible "Line 8" is still under planning and pending approval. 2 C321 sets per train in revenue service, not mixable with other car types.