[InKunming--New Kunming Construction] Mile(弥勒)-Mengzi(蒙自) Railway is estimated to start construction in the year, according to the Development and Reform Commission of Honghe Hani & Yi Autonomous Prefecture.
After its construction, trains connecting Kunming and Mengzi will run with a speed of 200 kilometers per hour. By then, it will only take 1 hour from Kunming to Mengzi by the new inter-city train.
According to the project plan, the 208-kilometer-long railway will cost an investment of 18 billion Yuan. It will depart from Kunming and end at Mengzi, passing by Shilin(石林), Mile(弥勒), Kaiyuan(开远) along the way.
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