The extension of the Guangzhou-Foshan metro line from Xilang to Yangang started operation on Dec. 28. With the line, Foshan residents can reach downtown Guangzhou in 30 minutes.
Starting from Financial Hi-Tech Zone Station in Foshan, the metro will arrive Sun Yat-Sen University in 25 minutes, and Pazhou Internet Cluster in 35 minutes and Pazhou
Exhibition Complex in 40 minutes. It will save Foshan commuter lots of traffic time. It is said that the operation of the Guang-Foshan metro line can also stimulate Guangzhou residents to visit Foshan, especially for short trips and shopping.