Chengdu East Railway Station
East Railway Station is about 8 miles (13 km) from Chengdu Railway Station, 7 miles (11 km) from South Railway Station, 6 miles (10 km) from Tianfu Square (city center) and 14 miles (22 kilometers) from Shuangliu International Airport.
Address: No. 4, Wanke Road of Chenghua District
Chengdu East Railway Station See-off Service
Schedule and Ticket Booking
The station mianly operates trains to/from Beijing, Shanhgai, Guilin, Xian, Hangzhou, Wuhan, Nanjing, Nanchang, Leshan, Emeishan, and Zhengzhou, etc.
High Speed Train Schedule
(Last update on January 1st, 2018)
See detailed Chengdu Train Schedule
|To||Nos.||Travel Time||Ticket Price (CNY)|
|First/ Second Class Seat|
|Shanghai Hongqiao||D638, D954, D354, D2208 |
4 departures from 07:12 to 08:15
|12h54m - 15h18m||726.5/ 606.5|
|Xian North||D1902, D1912, D1914, D1904... |
33 departures from 07:12 to 18:58
|3h25m - 4h48m||397/ 263|
|Hangzhou East||D2224, D2264 at 07:36 and 09:05||13h41m - 14h32m||737.5/ 589|
|Leshan||C6251, C6301, C6255, C6305... |
10 departures from 06:30 to 18:41
|1h - 1h26m||65/ 54|
|Emeishan||C6253, C6257, C6301... |
8 departures from 06:18 to 19:02
|1h05m - 1h37m||78/ 65|
|Chongqing North||D2244, D638, D2224… |
42 departures from 06:43 to 21:40
|1h26m - 2h24m||246.5/ 154|
|Wuhan||D2244, D638, D2224, D954... |
13 departures from 06:43 to 13:33
|7h48m - 9h50m||426/ 355.5|
|Nanjing South||D638, D2224, D954, D354... |
8 departures from 07:12 to 10:22
|10h56m - 13h12m||611/ 510|
|G1888 at 10:22||10h04m||1,273.5/ 803|
|Fuzhou||D2244 at 06:43||16h02m||762/ 622|
|Wanzhou North||G8701, G8705, G8709, G8713... |
6 departures from 08:15 to 17:07
|3h22m - 3h47m||403.5/ 252|
Normal Speed Train Timetable
|To||Nos.||Travel Time||Ticket Price (CNY)|
|Soft/ Hard Sleeper|
|Chongqing North||K504, K652 at 12:01 to 15:50||3h41m - 3h52m||146.5/ 100.5|
|Shenzhen East||K1094 at 11:02||34h32m||823.5/ 534.5|
|Changsha||K504, K788 at 12:01 and 15:11||17h49m - 21h42m||521.5/ 342.5|
|Nanning||K652 at 15:50||26h30m||537/ 351|
|Wuhan||K1258, K1094, T248 from 09:50 to 12:45||16h10m - 18h24m||521.5/ 342.5|
2F: waiting hall, ticket office, information desk, check points, left luggage service, toilets, hot drinking water, stores, restaurants
1F: platforms, ticket office, escalators, lifts, left luggage service, toilets, exits, convenient stores
-1F: arrival hall, ticket office, tourist reception center, bus stops (pick-up), taxi stands (pick-up), convenient stores
-2F: platforms for subway line 2
-3F: platforms for subway line 7
West Square: bus stops (drop-off), taxi stands (drop-off), parking lot for private cars
East Square: long-distance buses, bus stops (drop-off), taxi stands (drop-off)
How to get to the East Train Station from downtown area?
At East Square: 2, 4, 38, 40, 47, 71, 91, 101, 121, 136, 137, 147, 504
At West Square: Airport Special Line 3
At Jinshajiang Road: 136, 1108
At Middle of Qionglaishan Road: 2, 4, 47, 91, 101, 136
Passengers arriving by bus will get off at the west or east square. For those with a ticket, enter the station directly and find the correct waiting area according to the ticket information to wait for departure. For those without, go to the ticket office on 2F to purchase one first and then find a seat inside the waiting hall.
Arrival by subway:
Line 2: Passengers should get out from exit 1 or 2 to reach the east square.
Line 7: Get out from exit to reach the railway station.
Arrival by taxi
Passengers arriving by taxi will be dropped off at the west or east square.
From Tianfu Square (city center): It takes about 25 minutes and costs CNY25.
From Chengdu Railway Station: It takes 30 minutes and costs approximately CNY35.
From South Station: It takes 15 minutes or so and the cab fare is CNY25.
From Shuangliu Airport: The duration is around 30 minutes and it costs about CNY60.
Arrival by long-distance bus:
Passengers getting to the station by long-distance bus will get off at the east square.
Ticket Check and Boarding
How to exit and leave the station?
Leave by subway:
Subway entrances are reachable on -1F.
Leave by bus:
Bus stops can be found on -1F. When getting off, passengers can go there by following direction boards to take buses.
Leave by taxi:
Passengers can easily find the taxi stands on -1F.
Leave by long-distance bus:
East Long-distance Bus Station is located at the south side of the east square. It can be easily reached by an underground passage from the rail terminal. Buses departing there will go to cities and counties like Pengzhou, Jintang, Suining, Shuangliu, Xinjin, Longquan, Wenjiang, Xichang.
Transportation to other places:
Tianfu Square (city center):
Take subway line 2 to Tianfu Square Station and get out from exit F.
1. Take subway line 7 to North Railway Station exit E, and then walk north around 100 meters to reach the destination. Or take subway line 2 to Tianfu Square and then change to subway line 1 to the destination, get out from exit A1.
2. Take bus line 2 to the station.
South Railway Station:
Take subway line 7 to there directly. Or take subway line 2 to Tianfu Square and then change to line 1 to the South Station, exit D1.
Shuangliu International Airport:
1.Take subway line 7 to Taipingyuan, and then transfer to line 10 to the airport.
2. Take Airport Special Line 3 to the airport. The bus is accessible daily from 07:00 to 20:00 every 30 minutes at the west square. The duration is about an hour and the ticket fare is CNY12 per person.
2. Ten pairs of trains are available daily from 07:30 to 20:45 between the station and the airport. The travel time is about 16 - 22 minutes and the ticket fare is CNY10 for a first class seat and CNY8 for a second class seat.
Facilities and Services
The waiting hall has 3,360 chairs, Inquiry Center, restaurants, tea house, café, and 24-hour self-serviced supermarket. Inside the hall, there is also a “Youjia Service Desk”, offering miscellaneous services including inquiry, complaints, and help for the weak, elder, disabled, pregnant, and others.
Left luggage service:
There are luggage cabinets available inside the waiting hall on 2F. It usually charges CNY5 for a small cabinet and CNY8 for a large cabinet within 12 hours. Or passengers can temporarily store their luggage on the luggage storage office on 1F. It usually charges CNY5 for a small bag and CNY10 for a large bag per day.