Fuzhou - Xiamen High Speed Trains to Run since September 28, 2023
Sep. 27, 2023
Fuzhou - Xiamen high speed trains will start to run from the coming September 28 on. At the initial stage, 8 pairs of them will be in service, cutting the travel time between Fuzhou and Xiamen from 90 minutes to 55 minutes. Later in the fourth quarter of this year, 54 more pairs will be operated.
Fuzhou - Xiamen high speed railway is China's first cross-sea high speed railway, with a total length of 277.42 km (172.38 mi) and the allowed top speed of 350 km/h (217 mph). There are altogether 8 stations along it: Fuzhou South, Fuqing West, Putian, Quangang, Quanzhou East, Quanzhou South, Xiamen North and Zhangzhou.
Lijiang - Shangri-la High Speed Train to Run by End of 2023
Jul. 21, 2023
Recently, after 9 years' hard working, the construction of Haba Tunnel has been finally completed, marking all 20 tunnels along Lijiang - Shangrai-la High Speed Railway have been ready for laying long tracks. If everything goes smoothly, the high speed trains will start to run along the railway by the end of 2023. By then, it will take only about 1.5 hours to travel by train between Lijiang and Shangri-la and about 5 hours between Kunming and Shangri-la.