More Night Bullet Trains Opened during Spring Festival Travel Rush
Jan. 20, 2020
To meet the demands of more and more passengers during the largest travel rush of the country, China railway operators have opened more night high speed trains in recent times. Since January 16, night high speed trains have been first time operated in Guiyang-Guangzhou and Nanning-Guangzhou railways. Also, Lanzhou Railways added Lanzhou-Shanghai night bullet trains from January 17. About 17 pairs of night trains depart from Zhengzhou to Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Shenzhen and Chongqing on January 21, 22, 29, 30. What's more, Guangdong Railways opened 112 pairs of night trains, of which 46 pairs are operated in Beijing-Guangzhou, 24 pairs in Guiyang-Guangxi, 4 pairs in Nanjing-Guangzhou, 6 pairs in Shenzhen-Zhanjiang and 8 pairs in Hangzhou-Shenzhen. For more details about the train schedule and tickets, passengers can check at TCG.
China's New Train Schedule Carried Out since Dec. 30, 2019
Dec. 31, 2019
The new schedule of China's trains has been implemented since December 30, 2019. More than 263 pairs of trains will be added after the schedule adjustment and the total number of the trains reaches 4,816 pairs, laying the groundwork for the coming Spring Festival Travel Rush. In addition to the newly opened railways like Beijing - Zhangjiakou, Zhangjiakou - Datong, Zhangjiakou - Hohhot, Shangqiu - Hefei, Zhengzhou - Fuyang, additional 9 series of bullet trains are added on the railways including Beijing - Nanchang, Hangzhou-Qingdao, and Nanchang - Jinggangshan.
Also, a lot of train schedules of the cities like Beijing, Tianjin, Harbin, Shenyang, Jinan, Qingdao, Hangzhou, and Guangzhou are adjusted and travelers should pay more attention to the timetable before boarding the train.