Changchun (长春)

Changchun



Changchun is a tier 2 city located within Jilin Province in Northeast China. It is also Jilin's Provincial Capital.

In China's administrative hierarchy, Changchun is classified as a sub-provincial city, meaning it is governed under Jilin province control, but enjoys a greater degree of autonomy than most prefecture-level cities.

The official name of Changchun in Simplified Chinese characters is 长春, (pinyin: Chǎngchūn).


Changchun Rail Transit

The city of Changchun's metro system opened on 30 June 2011.