Changchun Train

Changchun West Railway Station

Changchun West Railway Station is about 8 miles (13 km) from Changchun Railway Station, 30 miles (48 km) from Longjia International Airport and 12 miles (20 km) from Museum of the Imperial Palace of Manchukuo.

Address: Between north section of Anqing Road and West Fourth Ring Road in the Lvyuan District

Schedule and Ticket Booking

The West Train Station is one of the main stops of Harbin-Dalian and Beijing-Harbin High Speed Rail Lines. It mainly operates bullet trains to major domestic cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Dalian, Harbin, Hefei, Jinan and Wuhan.

 Major Rail Lines from this station to:

See detailed Changchun Train Schedule
(Last Update on Apr 25, 2023)

ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
First/ Second Class Seat
G952, G952, G3622, G922...
28 departures from 07:15 to 18:22
3h54m - 5h10mCNY 678/ 425
USD 100/ 63
Shanghai Hongqiao
G1212, G1202, G1256, G1234...
5 departures from 09:06 to 11:23
11h17m - 12h31mCNY 1,500/ 895
USD 221/ 132
Dalian North
G8002, G8004, G8004, G8004...
42 departures from 06:01 to 20:09
2h40m - 3h58mCNY 487/ 304
USD 72/ 45
Harbin West
D119, D123, G701, D151...
64 departures from 07:10 to 22:40
0h54m - 1h39mCNY 118.5/ 73.5
USD 17/ 11
Jinan West
G2622, G1212, G2656, G1206...
14 departures from 08:53 to 13:37
6h48m - 7h42mCNY 846/ 518
USD 124/ 76
G8104, G8104, G8002, G8004...
115 departures from 05:52 to 20:25
1h4m - 2h8mCNY 146.5/ 91.5
USD 22/ 13
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.

Station Plan

The West Train Station is made up of a three-storey terminal building and the south square.
Terminal Layout:
 2F: waiting hall, check points, elevated drop-off area of taxi and private cars, office and commerce mezzanine
 1F: ticket office, platforms, entrance hall
 -1F: arrival hall, underground passage

South Square: bus stops, taxi stands (pick-up), pedestrian, parking lot for private cars

How to get to the West Train Station from downtown Changchun?

 Arrival by bus:
At Leijiadian: 159
At West Station: 55, 139, 159, 314
At Front Street: 150B, 314

Passengers arriving by bus will get off at the south square. For those with a ticket in hand, enter the station directly and go to the waiting hall on 2F to wait for the departure. For those without, the ticket office is on 1F. Go there first to obtain a ticket, and then go to the waiting hall.

 Arrival by taxi
If arriving by taxi, passengers will be dropped off at the elevated drop-off area on 2F.
From Jilin Provincial Museum: It takes about 50 minutes and costs around CNY70.
From Changchun Railway Station: It takes 30 minutes and costs about CNY35.
From Longjia International Airport: It takes about 80 minutes and costs approximately CNY110.
From Museum of Imperial Palace of Manchu State: It takes 40 minutes and costs around CNY45.
Second Class Carriage
Second Class Carriage

Ticket Check and Boarding

Before checking in, please confirm where to have the tickets checked by reading the tickets carefully. After that, go to the platforms to get onboard. One thing to remember is that blue tickets can be checked at the automatic ticket checking machines, while pink ones can only be handled manually.

How to exit and leave the station?

Upon arriving, all passengers will be led to arrival hall on -1F to get out. Passengers should make sure where they plan to go and find the right bus or taxi to leave the station.

 Leave by bus:
Bus stops are located on the south square. Passengers can go there to take buses to their destinations after they confirm the routes.

 Leave by taxi:
Taxi stands are also on the south square. Passengers can follow the direction boards to get there and leave the station. Please note that taxi stands are waiting in the specific area; passengers should not take taxi outside the taxi stands in case being “robbed”.

 Transportation to other places:
 Changchun Railway Station:
Take bus line 55 to Kuanping Bridge and then transfer to subway line 3 to the destination.

 Longjia International Airport:
1. Take bus line 55 to Nanyang Road and then walk 930 yards (850 m) eastward to Qimao City and take Airport Shuttle Bus Line 2 to the airport. The airport bus line 2 departs at 07:30, 08:30, 10:30, 12:30 and 14:30. Ticket fare is CNY 20 and duration is about an hour. 
2. Take a train to Longjia Railway Station, which departs daily at 06:49 and 07:04; duration is about 30 minutes and ticket fare is CNY 20.5 for a first class seat and CNY 14.5 for a second class seat. Upon arrival, walk northward about 380 yards (350 m) to the airport. 

 Museum of Imperial Palace of Manchu State:
Take bus line 314 at the west station to Kangping Street and then change to bus line 264, and get off at Weihuanggong Station.

 Changbai Mountain:
Go to Changchun Railway Station first and then take the train K7388 (14:36-05:48) to Baihe Railway Station; ticket fare for a hard sleeper is CNY 163 and for a hard seat CNY 93. Upon arrival, take a taxi (about CNY 10) to Meirensong Park to take Express Tour Bus Line (CNY 8.5 and schedules at 07:30, 08:30, 09:30 and 11:10) to reach the north slope of Changbai Mountain; or charter a private vehicle to reach the mountain directly, which takes about CNY 60 per car or CNY 15 per person.

Facilities and Services

 Ticket Office:
Two ticket offices are provided in the station on 1F. They are located respectively at the east and west sides shown as A2, A1. The east ticket office (A2) is equipped with 19 ticket windows and the west one 29 ticket windows.

 Waiting Hall:
Waiting hall is located on 2F. It can accommodate 10,000 people at one time. The waiting areas for VIP, serviceman, the pregnant, and the disabled are also offered. Drinking water and toilets can be found around the waiting hall.

 Chunfeng Yizhan Service Desk:
The service desk in the waiting hall provides passengers with those services including train schedule searching, ticket purchasing, band-aid, gummed tape, needlework as well as medicine. In addition, workers at the entrance of the waiting hall will help the old and disabled. Stretchers and wheelchairs will be provided. Passengers can also make an appointment before arriving. The service desk will help the disabled or old get out of the station.

 Cell Phone Charging Station:
Inside both A1 ticket office and the waiting hall, cell phone charging stations are available for passengers’ convenience. Please note that passengers need to insert coins before charging. 
- Last updated on Apr. 25, 2023 -
Questions & Answers on Changchun West Railway Station
Asked by Vance from CANADA | May. 08, 2020 19:16Reply
The metro line 2 to Dongfang Square
Hi, I want to know the openning and ending time of line 2 at Changchun West Station to Dongfang Sqaure direction.
Answers (1)
Answered by Lange from FRANCE | May. 09, 2020 17:22

I read somewhere it starts at around 5:30am and ends at 9pm.
Asked by Nic from SOUTH AFRICA | Mar. 10, 2020 00:05Reply
Lost glasses
Hello I think I. may have left my. glasses on the train from Jilin to Changchun west on the 9th March the train departed from Jilin after 14:00 did anyone find them? my we chat I'd is Nicoftime1981. contact number 18143038471 thank you Nic.
Answers (1)
Answered by TravelChinaGuide | Mar. 11, 2020 22:48

Sorry to hear this news!

However, this information can only be known at the station information counter by offering detailed information of train, seat location and the place item could be left. You may go to the train station and left your contact number there. If they find it, they will call you. Wish you a good luck!
Asked by Jaxon from MEXICO | Jul. 15, 2019 00:32Reply
From Changchun Jin-An Hotel to Changchun West Station
How long it usually takes on the way at Monday morning time considering the traffic?
Answers (1)
Answered by Pablo from PORTUGAL | Jul. 15, 2019 18:43

According to the map, the distance is around 12km. Usually 30min on the way, if during morning rush, it is better if you prepare another 15min.
Asked by Heinrich from USA | Jan. 02, 2017 16:50Reply
Is there luggage consignment possibility in Changchun West?
Answers (1)
Answered by Carrie from USA | Jan. 02, 2017 18:32

It is a high speed railway station and does not offer consignment service.
Asked by Susan from MALAYSIA | Dec. 19, 2016 02:44Reply
Left Luggage at Changchun West Railway station
Is there are Left Luggage Service at West Railway Station?
Answers (1)
Answered by Isidore | Dec. 19, 2016 03:19

I read some where there seems one left luggage office in the waiting hall.
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