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The network serves Songjiang, a suburb of Shanghai, with a population of 1.8 million, and is expected to carry 170,000 passengers per day.
The tram network is operated by a fleet of 30 Alstom Citadis LRVs running at 10-minute intervals.
Interior of an Alstom Citadis LRV operated by Shanghai Keolis in Songjiang. Shanghai Keolis
The Shanghai Keolis joint venture of Shanghai Shentong Metro Group and Keolis was awarded a five-year contract in August 2018 to operate and maintain the Songjiang network. The first 13.9km section opened at the end of 2018, followed by a second 12.86km section in August 2019.
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