Guangzhou - Shenzhen - Hong Kong High Speed Train

The Guangzhou - Shenzhen  - Hong Kong high speed trains have started running as of September 23 of 2018. Since then, it takes only 14 minutes to travel by bullet train from Hong Kong to Shenzhen Futian and 23 minutes to Shenzhen North, and 47 minutes to Guangzhou. The bullet trains run between Guangzhou South Station and Kowloon West Station in Hong Kong, passing by Qingshen, Humen Town of Dongguan, Guangmingcheng, Shenzhen North Station and Futian Station.

The Guangzhou - Shenzhen - Hong Kong High Speed Railway, also called Guangzhou - Shenzhen  -Hong Kong Express Rail Link, is a part of the planned Beijing - Hong Kong High Speed Railway, which was also opened on september 23 of 2018, since then the rail travel time between Hong Kong and Beijing has been cut down to about 9 hours.
 

Guangzhou to Hong Kong High Speed Train Timetable 

(Last update on Septemeber 20th, 2018)

Nos. Departure Arrival Duration
G6523 08:30 09:29 59M
G6507 10:30 11:21 51M
G6519  13:49 14:40 51M
G6543 15:25  16:23 58M
G6537 17:35 18:22 47M

Over 30 departures in total; departure time from 06:48 to 21:37; duration from 47M to 1H17M.
See more Guangzhou Schedule
 

Shenzhen to Hong Kong High Speed Train Timetable 

(Last update on Septemeber 20th, 2018)

Nos.  Departure Arrival Duration
G5737 07:41  08:00 19M
G5725 09:44  10:03  19M
G6517 11:26 11:44  18M
G6519  14:22  14:40 18M
G6511 16:30  16:48 18M

Over 60 departures in total; departure time from 06:44 to 22:36; duration from 18M to 24M.
See more Shenzhen Schedule
 

Hong Kong to Guangzhou Bullet Train Schedule 

(Last update on Septemeber 20th, 2018)

Nos.  Departure   Arrival Duration
G6582 08:30 09:28  58M
G6524  09:49 10:42  53M
G6542 13:53 14:51 58M
G6536  16:17  17:15 58M
G6528  17:02  17:53 51M

Over 30 departures in total; departure time from 08:05 to 22:50; duration from 47M to 1H11M.
 See detailed: Hong Kong - Guangzhou High Speed Trains, Hong Kong Schedule 
 

Hong Kong to Shenzhen Bullet Train Schedule 

(Last update on Septemeber 20th, 2018)

Nos. Departure Arrival Duration
G6382 07:23 07:42 19M
G5724 09:05  09:23 18M
G6390 11:55  12:14  19M
G3002 14:23 14:42  19M
G5750 16:45  17:04 19M

Over 80 departures in total; departure time from 06:00 to 22:50; duration from 14M to 20M.
 See detailed: Hong Kong - Shenzhen High Speed Trains 
 

Ticket Fare

Route Ticket Fare
Guangzhou South Hong Kong West Kowloon CNY 215
Shenzhen Futian CNY 68
Shenzhen North CNY 75

Guangzhou - Shenzhen - Hong Kong High Speed Rail

Guangzhou-Shenzhen-HongKong High-speed Railway Map
Guangzhou-Shenzhen-HongKong 
High Speed Railway Map (Click to enlarge)
The total length of the high speed railway is about 142 kilometers (88 miles), which consists of two sections:

 Guangzhou - Shenzhen: This section has been put into use, serving G trains running between the two cities. The allowed top speed of this section is 300 km/h (186 mph). It takes about 30-45 minutes for a single trip. The ticket fare is CNY99.5 for a first class seat and CNY74.5 for a second class seat. The stations along the way include Qingshen, Humen Town of Dongguan, Guangmingcheng, Shenzhen North, and Futian.

Meanwhile, the inter-city high speed trains (C type) are also shuttling between the two cities, which take about 80 minutes for a single trip.

 Shenzhen - Hong Kong: The section, measuring 40 kilometers (25 miles) long, will be opened in the third quarter of 2018. In downtown Hong Kong, the speed is designed to be 200km/h 9124 mph), which is much faster than the 135km/h (84 mph) HK Airport Express. According to the recent report, over 100 pairs of trains will run along this section daily in peak seasons.

Involved Stations

 Guangzhou South
 Location: Panyu District

 Major Available Rail Lines:


 See detailed Guangzhou Train Schedule

 Qingsheng Station
 Location: Panyu District

 Humen Station
 Location: Humen Town, Dongguan City
 Tips: At this station, passengers could purchase ordinary rail tickets to Guangzhou South and Shenzhen North, as well as high speed rail tickets to Wuhan.

 Guangmincheng Station
 Location: Guangming New Area, Shenzhen City

 Shenzhen North
 Location: Baoan District
 Other Available Rail Lines:

 See detailed Shenzhen Train Schedule

 Futian Station
 Location: Futian District
 Available Rail Lines: Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Railway, Shenzhen-Huizhou Inter-City Railway (in plan)

 West Kowloon Station
 Location: the north of the West Kowloon Cultural District, Hong Kong
 Available HK MTR: Airport Express, Tung Chung Line, KCR West Rail Line

Major Rail Lines from Hong Kong to:
- Last modified on Sep. 21, 2018 -

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