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Shanghai Maglev

The Shanghai Maglev was completed in 2004, a little less than 3 years. It runs for 30 kilometers between Pudong International airport and Longyang Road Station. These are the only stations on the line and it is served by two trains, which were provided by Germany. The journey takes 7 minutes and 20 seconds to complete, although at certain times of the day, the top speed is reduced and takes another minute to complete. The top speed is 431 kph, with speed indicators in each car.



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