North section of Donggun Metro Line 1 is set to connect with Guangzhou Metro Line 5, while the south will connect with Shenzhen Metro Line 6.
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According to Thirteenth Five Year Plan of Dongguan’s Transportation Development released by Dongguan Municipal Government in recent days, north section of Donggun Metro Line 1 is set to connect with Guangzhou Metro Line 5, while the south will connect with Shenzhen Metro Line 6.
In addition, Dongguan Metro Line 1, south section of Dongguan Metro Line 2 and Line 3 are planning to link Shenzhen Metro Line 22, 20 and 11.
According to the planning, 21 stations would be set along Dongguan Metro Line 1, going across 10 towns of the city, including Hongmei, Wangniudun, Daojiao, Wanjiang, Nancheng, Dongcheng, Dalingshan, Songshan Lake, Dalang and Huangjiang.
Currently, Dongguan Metro Line 2, the only metro in Dongguan, is running from Humen Railyway Station to Dongguan Railyway Station everyday from 6:30 to 22:30.
15 minutes from Guangzhou to Dongguan in 2019
According to the planning, a new intercity railway will also be built between Guangzhou South Railway Station and Dongguan West Railway Station. This railway is scheduled to operate in 2019.
This new intercity railway will have 7 stations, including Guangzhou South Railway Station, Chimelong, Panyu Avenue North, Guanqiao, Lianhua, Mayong and Dongguan West Railway Station.
At present there is an intercity train running from Guangzhou East Railway Station to Dongguan Railway Station in about 30 minutes, it is estimated that the new railway will cut the time to 15 minutes.