Chengdu - Guiyang High Speed Railway to Open by the End of 2019
Oct. 11, 2018
On October 10, 2018, the first pair of tracks was laid on the Yunnan-Guiyang section of the Chengdu-Guiyang high speed railway, which represented the start of the track laying stage of the whole railway. The Chengdu-Guiyang railway starts from Chengdu and passes through the Sichuan, Yunnan, Guiyang provinces. The whole line is about 515km (320 miles) long and it is expected to be completed and opened by the end of 2019. Once it is opened, the travel time between Chengdu and Guiyang will be shortened to less than 3 hours.
The Railway between Harbin and Jiamusi will open since September, 30, 2018
Sep. 28, 2018
The railway between Harbin and Jiamusi is located in the central and eastern part of Heilongjiang Province and it has a total length of 344 kilometers (214 miles) with a designed speed of 200 km/h. There are 19 stations including Taipingqiao, Binxi North, Binzhou, Fangzheng, Yilan along the railway. At the beginning, there will be 13 pairs of trains running between Harbin West and Jiamusi and the travel time between the two places will be shortened to 2 hours from about 6 hours. In addition, the train tickets will start to be issued since 9:00 on September, 29, 2018.