Waiting at the Airport Shanghai
The Airport Shanghai is a fast-growing hub for both passenger and cargo traffic. With 3,440,279.7 metric tons handled in 2016, the airport is the world’s third-busiest airport by cargo traffic. Pudong Airport also served a total of 66,002,414 passengers in 2016, making it the second-busiest airport in China, fifth-busiest in Asia, and the ninth-busiest in the world. By the end of 2016, Pudong Airport hosted 104 airlines serving more than 210 destinations.
The Maglev train is amazing!
Starting service on January 29, 2004 as the first commercial high-speed maglev railway in the world, Shanghai Maglev Train links Pudong International Airport with Longyang Road Metro Station, where transfer to Line 2, Line 7, and Line 16 is possible. The 30 km (19 mi) ride from Longyang Road Metro station to Pudong International Airport typically takes less than eight minutes, with the maximum speed reaching 431 km/h (268 mph). Trains operate every 15 minutes; therefore passengers can expect to arrive in less than 25 minutes, waiting time included.