Taipei Metro to Run in Holiday Mode during Chinese New Year Holiday

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Taipei Metro to Run in Holiday Mode during Chinese New Year Holiday

Taipei Metro to Run in Holiday Mode during Chinese New Year Holiday

Source: Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation

During the 2015 Chinese New Year holiday (February 18 to 23), Taipei Metro will run its service in holiday mode and add more trains to its operations in order to avoid over-crowding. Passengers are also allowed to travel by the High-Capacity Metro System with their bicycles during this period (excluding Tamsui Station, Taipei Main Station, Daan Station, Zhongxiao Fuxing Station, Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Station, and Nanjing Fuxing Station). The operation adjustments for Taipei Metro, Taipei Children’s Amusement Park (TCAP), Maokong Gondola, Taipei Arena Ice Land, Beitou Resort (including the Interactive Emergency Evacuation Exhibition Center), Lost and Found Service Center, and Taipei Metro Souvenir Shop during the 2015 Chinese New Year period are as follows:
1. Taipei Metro:
(1) High-Capacity System: The average headway is about 5~10 minutes and about 12~15 minutes after 23:00.
(2) Medium-Capacity System: The average headway for the Wenhu Line is about 4~7 minutes, and about 12~15 minutes after 23:00.
2. The Taipei Children’s Amusement Park will suspend its service on February 18 (Chinese New Year’s Eve), and will resume service on February 19. The service hours are 09:00 to 18:00 from February 19 to 23.
3. The Maokong Gondola will suspend its service on February 18 (Chinese New Year’s Eve) for maintenance, and will resume service on February 19. The service hours are 08:30 to 22:00 from February 19 to 22, and 08:30 to 21:00 on February 23. Visitors are welcomed to take the gondola to visit the mountainous Maokong area during the holidays.
4. The Taipei Arena Ice Land will suspend its service on February 18 (Chinese New Year’s Eve), and will resume service on February 19. The service hours are 09:00 to 21:00.
5. The Beitou Resort will suspend its service from February 18 to 21, and will resume service on February 22. The service hours are 09:00 to 22:00.
6. Interactive Emergency Evacuation Exhibition Center will suspend its service for the entire Chinese New Year Holiday (February 18 to 23).
7. The Lost and Found Service Center will suspend its service from February 18 to 22, and will resume service on February 23. The service hours are 12:00 to 20:00.
8. The Taipei Metro Souvenir Shop at Taipei Main Station will suspend its service on February 18 (Chinese New Year’s Eve), and will resume service on February 19. The service hours are 11:00 to 19:00 from February 19 to 21, and 10:00 to 22:00 starting February 22.For more details, please call Taipei Metro’s 24-hour Customer Service: 886-2-21812345 or the 886-2-27208889 Citizen Hotline, Taipei City Government.

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  • Updated: 2015-2-13 15:06
  • Reviewed: 2015-2-13 15:06
  • Source: Department of Information Technology, Taipei City Government

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