Photo of the Day: Kaohsiung Light Rail tram compared to 'Spirited Away' train

TAIPEI -- As southern Taiwan was hammered by a tropical depression that brought huge quantities of rain to Kaohsiung, among other counties and cities, Taiwanese netizens compared a photo of the Kaohsi...

Kaohsiung Light Rail preferential rates to be extended to the year-end

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—NT$10 per ride on the Kaohsiung Light Rail Transit for passengers using an applicable electronic ticket, which is originally set to end at the end of May, will be extended t...

Free rides on Kaohsiung light rail to end

Kaohsiung, Feb. 27 (CNA) Passengers traveling on the light rail line of the Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit (KMRT) system will have to pay fares with effect from March 1, when free ridership comes to an ...

Kaohsiung Light Rail to begin charging passengers Nov. 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The Kaohsiung Light Rail Transit will begin charging passengers on Nov. 1 after the phase one project of the circular line was fully opened to traffic on Sept. 26 this year,...

Kaohsiung Light Rail C8 to C12 could open at end of June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The section from C8 to C12 of the Kaohsiung Light Rail phase one project in southern Taiwan could become operational at the end of June this year after an inspection was con...

Kaohsiung’s 2nd light rail to begin testing in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The second phase of the circular light rail system in Taiwan’s southern port city of Kaohsiung will begin testing in September 2018, according to Kaohsiung City's Mass ...

Kaohsiung Light Rail begins operation of stations C1-C8

Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu announced the official opening of the Kaohsiung Light Rail Transit (KLRT) from C1 Station to C8 Station on Monday after taking a ride of the light rail. After the announce...