Dalian (大连)


Dalian is a tier 2 city located within Liaoning Province in Northeast China.

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

The official name of Dalian in Simplified Chinese characters is 大连, (pinyin: Dàlián).

Free Trade Zones in Dalian

Parts of Dalian have been designated as free trade zones since the establishment of the Liaoning Free Trade Zone in 2017.
The following sections of the Liaoning Free Trade Zone are located in Dalian: Dalian Area.

Dalian Metro

The city of Dalian's metro system opened on 8 November 2002.