New Train Timetable of China Has Been Adopted Since April 10, 2021
Apr. 13, 2021
As of April 10, 2021, the new train timetable has been put into use in China. With the opening of new high speed railway routes like Beijing - Harbin Railway and Xuzhou - Lianyungang Railway, the travel duration between some cities have been shortened greatly. For instance, the travel duration between Xi'an North and Lianyungang has been cut by 1.5 hours, and the travel duration between Xiangyang East and Qingdao North has been cut by about two hours. Besides, additional trains are arranged to run on some popular routes, including the seven pairs of high speed trains added to operate between Shenzhen and Xiamen.
Train Tickets for 2021 Qingming Festival Are on Hot Sale
Mar. 31, 2021
In 2021, the Qingming Festival holiday falls on April 3, 4 and 5. The train tickets have been on sale since March 20. Thanks to the effective Covid-19 control measures, more travelers will choose to take a train ride during the holiday. Some of the hot routes include Beijing - Wuhan, Beijing - Zhengzhou, Beijing - Shanghai, Beijing - Guangzhou and Beijing - Harbin. Accordingly, some extra trains will be added onto the schedule to suit passengers' needs. If you have a plan to travel during this holiday, please book a ticket in advance.