There are four railway stations in Beijing, Beijing Railway Station, and the north, west and south stations.
The Beijing Railway Station mainly has trains running to Jinan, Qinhuangdao, Shanghai, Chengde, Yuanping in Shanxi, and Baotou in Inner Mongolia. It also handles international trains to Pyongyang, Ulan Bator, and Moscow.
The West Station is the largest one in the city. Passengers from the station can reach most cities in the south, southwest, and northwest of the country, including Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Wuhan, Xian, Zhengzhou, Chengdu, Changsha, Taiyuan, Xiamen, Guilin, Hohhot, Jinan, Urumqi, and Kunming.
The South Station is the fastest station in the city, as it operates high-speed and bullet trains to Tianjin, Shanghai, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Fuzhou, Jinan, Qingdao, Harbin, Dalian, Jilin, Shijiazhuang, and Qinhuangdao.
The North Station mainly handles the S2 bullet trains to Yanqing County with a stopover at Badaling Great Wall; what’s more, passengers can go from the station to Tsitsihar, Chifeng, Chengde, Baotou, Hohhot and Manzhouli.
|From||To||Train No.||Travel Time||Distance (km)||Ticket Price (CNY)||Ticket Booking|
|First Class/Soft Sleeper||Second Class/Hard Sleeper|
|Beijing||Shenyang North|| |
D5, D17, D11... 17 trains are available from 3:05am to 11:42pm
|Harbin West|| |
D605, D29, D25, D101, D27, D601
|Dalian North|| |
D45, D41, D37
D5, D45, D4519…available from 3:05am to 6:51pm
|Beijing North||Badaling||S201, S203, S205…run hourly from 6:12am to 9:28pm||1h20m||61||-||6||Booking|
|Beijing South||Shanghai Hongqiao||G101, G103, G105…available every 5 to 20 minutes from 7am to 5:50pm||5h30m||1318||933||553||Booking|
|Shanghai||D313, D311, D332 (overnight)||11h46m||1454||696||309||Booking|
|Tianjin||C2001, C2003, C2005…available every 10 – 15 minutes from 6:13am to 11:23pm||33m||120||65.5||54.5||Booking|
|Qingdao||G181, G183, G185…run hourly from 7:30am to 5:34pm||4h50m||819||474||314||Booking|
|Hangzhou East||G57, G55, G51…run hourly from7:25am to 4:47pm||5h50m||1279||1048.5||626||Booking|
|Beijing West||Guangzhou South||G71, G79, G65, G67, G69||9h40m||2298||1380||862||Booking|
|Shenzhen North||G71, G79||8 – 10 hrs||2400||1479.5||936.5||Booking|
|Xian North||G651, G653, G655…run hourly from 7:05am to 5:36pm||6hrs||1216||824.5||515.5||Booking|
|Xian||Z19, T41, T75, T151, T7, T55, T231, T43, K1363 (overnight)||11 – 14hrs||1275||415.5||263.5||Booking|
|T5, T285, K21, K157||20 – 27hrs||2110||656||414|
|Taiyuan South||G601, G603, G91…run every 30 – 60 minutes from 7:21am to 8:21pm||3hrs||514||288||197||Booking|
|Zhengzhou East||G507, G651, G501…available every 5 – 15 minutes from 7am to 7:55pm||3hrs||693||495||309||Booking|
|Wuhan/Hankou||G529, G71, G79…run at an interval of 15 – 30 minutes from 7am to 6:02pm||5hrs||1233||832.5||520.5||Booking|
|Changsha South||G501, G83, G65…run hourly from 7:30am to 3:40pm||6h30m||1591||1038||649||Booking|
|Chongqing North||T57, T9, K819, K589, K619||20 -33hrs||2079||640||403||Booking|
|Chengdu||T57, T7, K817, K117, K1363||22 -30hrs||2365||451||717||Booking|
|Kunming||T239, T61, K471||36-40hrs||3174||887||555||Booking|
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