Lanzhou West Railway Station
Address: Xijin West Road of Qilihe District
Schedule and Ticket Booking
The station mainly operates high speed trains including those to/from Beijing, Xining, Zhangye, Jiayuguan, Jiuquan, Yumen, Kumul, Turpan and Urumqi.
(Last Update on Apr 25, 2023)
|To||Trains||Duration||Ticket Fare (CNY)|
|First/ Second Class Seat|
|G430, G92 at 08:55 and 15:59||6h43m - 8h19m||CNY 1,109.5/ 700|
USD 163/ 103
|G3166, G1972, G3182 from 08:29 to 11:11||10h39m - 11h45m||CNY 1,364/ 867.5|
USD 201/ 128
|D2741, D2711, D2721, D2701...|
15 departures from 06:40 to 21:14
|2h9m - 3h23m||CNY 84/ 52|
USD 12/ 8
|D2680, D2686, G2686, G866...|
49 departures from 06:33 to 20:22
|2h29m - 6h14m||CNY 213.5/ 160.5|
USD 31/ 24
|D754, D806, D756, D752...|
5 departures from 08:48 to 15:31
|7h2m - 7h30m||CNY 356/ 222|
USD 52/ 33
See detailed Lanzhou Train Schedule
2F: waiting hall
1F: ticket offices, platforms and rail tracks
-1F: arrival hall
How to get to West Railway Station from downtown Lanzhou?
At West Railway Station Bus Station: 1, 5, 14, 18, 31, 32, 35, 50, 53, 58, 77, 105, 106, 108, 129, 132, 136, 137, 302, 308, 309, 314, 602, B1, K102, tb1.
At No.55 Middle School: 109
Passengers arriving by bus will get off at the west side of the north square. For those having a ticket in hand, enter the station directly. Afterwards, go to the waiting hall on 2F. For those without a ticket, go to ticket office at the northeast side of 1F to obtain a ticket, and then go up to the waiting hall.
Arrival by metro:
Passengers can take metro line 1 and arrive at West Railway Station directly.
Arrival by taxi:
From Gansu Provincial Museum: CNY10
From Railway Station: about CNY 20
From White Pagoda Park: about CNY18-20
From Zhongchuan Airport: about CNY170-190
From Waterwheel Garden: about CNY15
If arriving by taxi, you will be dropped off at the west side of the station. If you already have a ticket, just enter the station and read the ticket carefully to find your waiting hall. If not, please go to the ticket office on 1F to obtain a ticket and then go to find the waiting hall.
|Second Class Carriage|
Ticket Check and Boarding
How to exit and leave Lanzhou West Railway Station?
Leave by bus:
The bus station is located on the east side of the north square. Passengers can easily follow the direction boards to find it.
Leave by taxi:
Passengers can follow the directions boards to get to the taxi stand on-1F to take taxis.
Transportation to other places from the station:
Take bus line 1, K102 or 302.
Gansu Provincial Museum:
Take bus line 53, 58 or 77.
White Pagoda Park:
Take bus line 35, 53, 105, 108 or 137.
1. Take bus 1, 58 or 302 to West End of Panxuan Road, and then walk to Civil Aviation Ticket Office to take an airport shuttle bus to reach the airport. The airport shuttle bus departs from 05:30 to 19:00 with an interval of about 30 minutes. Duration is about an hour and ticket fare is CNY 30.
2. Take a direct train to the airport which is reachable daily from 07:52 to 17:00. The travel time is about 40 minutes and ticket fare is CNY22 for a first class seat and CNY18.5 for a second class seat.
Take bus line 1, 105, 106, 109 or 137.
Facilities and Services of the Station
There are eight ticket offices in this station. However, only three of them are currently open to the public. They are located in northeast of 1F, northwest of 2F and the north side of -1F. A total of 74 ticket windows provide passengers with services including ticket buying, ticket collecting, ticket change, ticket refund and lost ticket reporting. Additionally there are 48 ticket vending machines (TVM) including 40 ticket selling machines and 8 ticket collecting machines which are easily accessible; however, they only recognize Chinese ID cards.
LED Screens are available in the waiting hall showing train nos., departure time, check points, and boarding platforms. In the arrival hall they show arrival time, platforms, and exits.
Located in the waiting hall, it provides a series of services including medicine and medical assistance, paper, tool case and wheelchairs for the old, weak, sick, disabled and pregnant etc. Fax and copy service is offered for business travelers. Moreover, foreign language services are also available here including English, German, French, Korean, Japanese and two minority languages, Tibetan language and Uighur language. Passengers from foreign countries can consult related travel questions freely.
Passengers can find washrooms and hot water in the waiting hall. The washing rooms are also equipped with changing rooms. Barrier-free washrooms are also easily accessible to the old, weak, sick, disabled and pregnant.
In addition, a shopping center and restaurants can be found in the 2F waiting hall in this station. Passengers can go shopping or enjoy a meal. It is very convenient.