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Xiamen BRT routes updated

Updated: 11 Sep 2009
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Since Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) was introduced into Xiamen Public Transport System last September, citizens have benefited from it in their daily lives. More and more residents expect to live near the BRT stations and be covered by BRT network.
 
BRT runs like clock-work and is faster and more comfortable than ordinary public buses. The fare is from 0.30rmb to 6rmb per trip depending on the distance. 
 
Current BRT routes (Routes get added frequently due to improving network)
 
1) BRT Line 1

Line 1A (21 stops)

BRT Line 1A is 33.4 km in full length with 21 stops running from No.1 Port (第一码头) to Zhongkeyuan (中科院).

The No.1 Port (Intersection of Lujiang Dao and Xiahe Rd) -- Kaihe Rd Crossing -- Si Bei -- Douxi Rd -- Er Shi -- Wenzao (Jinbang Park) -- Railway Station -- Lianban (Mingfa) -- Longshan Qiao -- O Long Xiao Cheng -- Dongfang Shanzhuang (Agricultural Science Institute) -- Caitang -- Jinshan -- Shizhengwu Fuwu Zhongxing (Municipal Administrative Service Center) -- Shuangshi High School -- Xianhou (Gaoqi Airport)-- Jimei Bridge Nan (south of Jimei Bridge) -- Jiageng Stadium -- Chengyi College – Huaqiao University -- Zhongkeyuan (Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Departure time: First bus 6:00; Final bus 22:15.

Line 1B (22 stops)

BRT Line 1B has 22 stops running from No.1 Port (第一码头) to Xiamen North Railway Station (厦门北站).

The No.1 Port (Intersection of Lujiang Dao and Xiahe Rd) -- Kaihe Rd Crossing -- Si Bei -- Douxi Rd -- Er Shi -- Wenzao (Jinbang Park) -- Railway Station -- Lianban (Mingfa) -- Longshan Qiao -- O Long Xiao Cheng -- Dongfang Shanzhuang (Agricultural Science Institute) -- Caitang -- Jinshan -- Shizhengwu Fuwu Zhongxing (Municipal Services Center) -- Shuangshi High School -- Xianhou (Gaoqi Airport)-- Jimei Bridge Nan (south of Jimei Bridge) -- Jiageng Stadium -- Chengyi College – Huaqiao University -- Zhongkeyuan (Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences)-- North Railway Station

Departure time:
From The No.1 Port: First bus 6:00; Final bus 22:15
From North Railway Station: First bus: 6:10; Final bus 23:15

2) BRT Line 2 (32 stops)

BRT Line 2 is 35.4 km in full length with 32 stops running from No.1 Port (第一码头) to Tong’an Interchange Station (同安枢纽站).

The No.1 Port (Intersection of Lujiang Dao and Xiahe Rd) -- Kaihe Rd Crossing -- Si Bei -- Douxi Rd -- Er Shi -- Wenzao (Jinbang Park) -- Railway station – Lianban (Mingfa) -- Longshan Qiao -- O Long Xiao Cheng -- Dongfang Shanzhuang (Agricultural Science Institute) -- Caitang -- Jinshan -- Shizhengwu Fuwu Zhongxing (Municipal Services Center) -- Shuangshi High School -- Xianhou (Gaoqi Airport)-- Jimei Bridge Nan (south of Jimei Bridge) -- Fenglin -- Dong’an -- Houtian -- Dongting --Meifeng -- Caidian -- Pantu -- Binhai Xincheng Xike Junction -- Guanxun -- Qinggong Shipinyuan (Light Food Industrial Park) -- Sikouzhen -- Tong’an Industry Zone-- No. 3 Hospital -- Chengnan -- Tong’an Interchange Station

Departure time: First bus 6:10; Final bus 21:30

3) BRT Line 3 (13 stops)

BRT Line 3 is 18.7 km long with 13 stops running from No.1 Port (第一码头) to Qianpu Interchange Station (前埔枢纽站).

The No.1 Port -- Kaihe Rd Crossing -- Si Bei -- Douxi Rd -- Er Shi -- Wenzao (Jinbang Park) -- Railway station – Lianban (Mingfa) -- Longshan Qiao -- O Long Xiao Cheng (Agricultural Science Institute) -- Hongwen -- Qianpu Interchange Station

Departure time: First bus 6:10; Final bus 22:30
 

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