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Riding Method|Kaohsiung Metro

Kaohsiung Light Rail

Riding Method

  • 1Ticket Purchase
    Automatic one-way ticket vending machin
    Purchase one-way ticket
    The automatic one-way ticket vending machine is a touch screen machine that only sells one-way ticket. Please make sure you have coins as the facility does not accept any notes.
    Every automatic one-way ticket vending machine is labeled with step by step sticker. Please follow the procedures to purchase a ticket.
    Fare gate on the station
    Electronic Ticket
    Passengers holding electronic tickets (iPASS, EasyCard, icash) are required to use the sensor area below the screen of the fare gates when entering or exiting the station. Children under the age of six may travel free of charge while accompanied by a ticket-paying passenger.
    Note 1: Article 49 of the Mass Rapid Transit Law states that those who do not have a valid ticket—that is, no ticket, used an invalid ticket, or fraudulently utilized another person's identity to obtain a ticket—will be reported. One would be fined 50 times the initial ticket price in addition to paying for the trip that was taken.
    Note 2: It is prohibited to eat or drink in the light rail vehicles. If violated, the passenger will be reported in accordance with Article 50 of the Mass Rapid Transit Law. A punishment of between NT$1,500 and NT$7,500 will be imposed on the named passenger.
  • 2Riding Method
    Press the button to board/get off the car
    Press the button to board/get off the car
    As the train enters the station and after it stops properly, passengers are to press the button on the train to board or get off the train. It is advised not to stay near the doorway and try to proceed on/off the train in timely manner.
  • Gentle reminder

    As all Kaohsiung Light Rail stations are simply designed, so there is no lavatory for passengers. However, such facility is available near the station, as indicated below:

    1. The map at the waiting area of the station will indicate the close by public toilet.(Toilet illustration)

    2. On-site service personnel can provide the information: At present, there is a security personnel at C14. Kaohsiung Metro staff will checking-in from time to time at the remaining stations.