Sound transport infrastructure
The railway and highway networks of Nantong have achieved full engagement in the transport system of the Yangtze River Delta. It is very convenient to travel to any region from Nantong. The Chongqi Bridge has been completed and opened to traffic, the investment completion rate of the Shanghai - Nantong Yangtze River Bridge has reached 70 percent, and the Nanjing - Qidong Bullet Train is operating. The transport in Nantong will become more convenient, as the city is the traffic junction in eastern China. At present, Nantong’s urban rail traffic is under construction and Line 1 is expected to be completed and operational by 2022.
It takes 90 minutes to travel from Nantong to Shanghai by car. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
It will take only one hour to travel from Nantong to Shanghai by train when the Shanghai-Nantong railway opens to traffic. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
Nantong Port, one of the ten biggest in China, is connected to over 300 ports in more than 100 countries and regions. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]