Shanghai Maglev Train (SMT)
October-November 2008Maglev (magnetic levitation) — is a super fast «magnetic levitation» train. It joins the Shanghai international airport Pudong with the city. The terminal city station of the magnetoplane is near the subway station Longyang Road (龙阳路 - Longyang Road).
The train develops the speed of 430 km/h. The economy class return ticket to the airport will cost you 80 yuans. One way ticket is 50 yuans ($7.4 USD). There are also other kinds of tickets: for several trips or discount fare, for paper air tickets holders for the same day.
Official site: http://www.smtdc.com/en/
The first video shows arrival of the train to the station «Longyang Lu» and boarding of passengers.
Video size: 64Mb.
The second video shows the «flight» of the city-bound train from the airport.
Video size: 96Mb.