Beijing - Fuzhou Train
A total of 9 pairs of trains run between Beijing and Fuzhou. Among them, 7 pairs are high speed trains taking 7.5 - 11 hours. The rest 2 pairs are normal trains taking 20 – 35 hours. Fuzhou to Beijing distance by high speed train is 1,808/2,011 kilometers (1,123/1,250 miles) and by normal speed one is 2,067/2,331 kilometers (1,284/1,448 miles).
Beijing - Fuzhou High Speed Trains
Open date: June 28th, 2015
|Beijing - Fuzhou High Speed Train|
Duration: 7.5 - 11 hours
Distance: 1,800 kilometers (1,118 miles)
Top Speed: 250 km/h (167 mph) or 300 km/h (186 mph)
Stations along the way: Beijing South, Langfang, Tianjin South, Tianjin West, Cangzhou West, Dezhou East, Jinan West, Tai'an, Qufu East, Tengzhou East, Zaozhuang, Xuzhou East, Suzhou East in Anhui, Bengbu South, Huainan East, Shuijiahu, Hefei Beicheng, Hefei South, Changlinhe, Chaohu East, Wuwei, Tongling North, Nanling, Jingxian, Jingde, Jixi North, Shexian North, Huangshan North, Wuyuan, Dexing, Shangrao, Wufushan, Wuyishan North, Wuyishan East, Jian'ou West, Nanping North, Gutian North, Minqing North, Fuzhou.
(Last update on August 16th, 2017)
|G55, G355, G323, G27… 7 departures||08:10 – 12:30||17:33 – 21:43||7h48m – 10h49m|
|G56, G28, G332, G302… 7 departures||07:04 – 12:52||16:18 – 22:19||7h43m – 10h49m|
Ticket Fare of Beijing – Fuzhou High Speed Trains
|Business Class Seat||First Class Seat||Second Class Seat|
|CNY2,270/ 2,480||CNY1,210.5/ 1,318.5||CNY719/ 795.5|
Running Routes of Beijing – Fuzhou Fast Trains
|Beijing - Fuzhou |
High Speed Railway Map
Beijing - Bengbu: This section shares the railway track with Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Train, which was put into use on June 30th, 2011. The travel time along this section is about 3.5 - 4 hours.
Bengbu - Hefei: This section has been in operation since October 16th, 2012. It takes about 45 - 65 minutes to complete the journey.
Hefei - Fuzhou: This section has been in service since June 28th, 2015, shortening the rail travel time to 3.5-4.5 hours. After being opened, most high speed trains to/from Hefei has been transferred to South Railway Station from the previous Hefei Railway Station. Along this Hefei-Fuzhou section, there are many popular attractions, such as Yellow Mountain, Wuyuan (reputed to be the 'Most Beautiful Countryside in China'), Mt. Wuyi, and Mt. Sanqingshan. Its operation has brought great convenience for travelers to these sites. In addition, operation of Hefei-Fuzhou section has connected Shanghai, Xiamen and Nanchang with the above attractions via previously opened high speed rail lines.
What to See along the Way
Beijing: Forbidden City, Great Wall, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven…
Taian: Mount Taishan, Dai Temple…
Qufu: Confucius Temple, Confucius Family Mansion & Cemetery...
Jinan: Daming Lake Park, Baotu Spring Park, Thousand-Buddha Mountain…
Huangshan: Yellow Mountain, Tunxi Ancient Street, Xidi and Hongcun Ancient Villages…
Wuyuan: Wuyuan County, Tortoise Peak, Yuanyang Lake (Lake of Mandarin Ducks), Gexian Mountain, Sanqing Mountain…
Wuyishan: Mt. Wuyi…
See more: 8 Most Scenic Train Rides in China
Normal Trains of Beijing - Fuzhou
Duration: 20 - 35 hours
Running length: 2,067/2,331 kilometers (1,284/1,448 miles)
Ticket Fare: CNY703 per person for a soft sleeper, CNY456 per person for a hard sleeper, CNY251 per person for a hard seat
All of them are operated between Beijing Railway Station/West Railway Station and Fuzhou Railway Station. If you want to travel by normal speed trains, Z59/Z60 are recommended as they take shorter time, about 20 hours compared with K45/K46 taking 35 hours. You are advised to purchase a soft sleeper or hard sleeper berth for such a long journey. The sleeper tickets should be booked in advance as they are always in great demands. The beautiful scenery along the way may give you some comfort, but you’d better download some videos or bring some snacks to kill the time as well.
Z59/Z60: Fuyang, Yingtan, Wuyishan
K45/K46: Langfang North, Tianjin West, Jinghai, Qingxian, Cangzhou, Botou, Wuqiao, Dezhou, Jinan, Taishan, Xuzhou, Bengbu, Nanjing, Ma’anshan, Wuhu, Xuancheng, Jixixian, Huangshan, Jingdezhen, Lepingshi, Yingtan, Zixi, Guangze, Zhaowu, Shunchang, Nanping South
Beijing – Fuzhou Train vs. Flight
High speed train is more punctual than flight. Also, its ticket is generally cheaper than a flight ticket. Beijing – Fuzhou High Speed Railway is praised as one of the 'most beautiful high speed railways', so the scenery along the way can be a good enjoyment, too.
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