Pingyao Train

Pingyao Ancient City Railway Station

As an important station along Datong – Xi'an High Speed Railway, Pingyao Ancient City Railway Station is 8.5 kilometers (5.3 miles) from Ancient City of Pingyao. Bus no. 108 is shuttling between this railway station and the ancient city.

Address: Between Houji Village and Ducun Village  
 

Schedule and Ticket Booking

Pingyao Ancient City Railway Station mainly operates bullet trains from/to Beijing, Tiayuan, Xi'an, Jinzhong, Jiexiu, and Houma etc.


 Major Rail Lines from Pingyao to:


(Last Update on May 7, 2019)

ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
First/ Second Class Seat
Beijing West
D2002, D2004, G628, G616 from 08:41 to 16:133h54m - 4h47mCNY 293.5/ 183
USD 44/ 28
Xi'an North
D2505, D2561, D1959, D2565...
7 departures from 08:40 to 18:08
2h46m - 3h10mCNY 240/ 150
USD 36/ 23
Taiyuan South
D5312, D2002, D5314, D2514...
22 departures from 08:15 to 21:51
0h32m - 0h48mCNY 46/ 28.5
USD 7/ 4
Yuncheng North
D5319, D2561, D1959, G605...
10 departures from 08:11 to 21:09
1h23m - 1h47mCNY 130/ 81
USD 20/ 12
Shijiazhuang
D2002, D2004, D1638, D1646...
6 departures from 08:41 to 18:16
2h7m - 2h28mCNY 155/ 96.5
USD 23/ 15
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.
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Pingyao Ancient Town Railway Station
Ancient City Railway Station

Station Plan

Although this is a small station with only two platforms, the station has relatively comprehensive facilities and can provide good services. Walking into the waiting hall, passengers will see many seats. Two toilets are provided in the waiting area for passengers’ convenience. Besides, cell phone charging station, hot drinking water, and free WIFI are also available. There is also a small shop inside the waiting hall. Passengers can buy snacks or drinks there, but it may cost a little more than that outside.
 

How to get to Ancient City of Pingyao from Pingyao Ancient City Train Station

1. Bus no. 108 is available at the front square of Pingyao Gucheng Railway Station and passengers can take it to the destination. Duration is 30 minutes and ticket fare is CNY1 per person.

Please note that bus no. 108 is operated via two running routes. One ends/originates at the south gate of the Ancient City of Pingyao and the other ends/originates at the north gate. Usually, it is advised to arrive at the north gate as the surrounding area is prosperous with inns, snack booths, and shops.

2. Or passengers can take a taxi to the north gate of the ancient city. It costs CNY30 and takes around 20 minutes.
Platform
Platform at Ancient City Station
Pingyao Bus 108
Bus 108 to Ancient City

How to get to other nearby places from Pingyao Ancient City Railway Station

 To Pingyao Railway Station
1. Take bus no. 108 to get there. It costs CNY1 per person and takes about 30 minutes.
2. A taxi ride takes 20 minutes and costs CNY30.

 To Shuanglin Temple
1. It can be reached by bus no. 108. It takes 20 minutes and ticket fare is CNY1 per person.
2. Passengers can also take a taxi to get there. Duration is 10 minutes and fare is CNY10.

 To Wang’s Compound
1. Passengers can take bus no. 108 to Pingyao Coach Station first and then take a coach from there to Wang’s Compound. The coach costs CNY17 per person and travel time is 1.5 - 2 hours.
2. Or passengers can take a high speed train to Lingshi East Railway Station first and then take Lingshi bus no. 7 to the destination. The bus ticket fare is CNY2 per person and duration is about 45 minutes. 

 To Qiao Family Compound
1. Take bus no. 108 to Pingyao Coach Station from where passenger can take a coach to Qixian County and get off at Qiao Family Compound. It takes about 50 minutes and costs CNY10 per person.
2. Or take a coach leaving for Taiyuan at Pingyao Coach Station and get off at Qiao Family Compound. Duration is 40 minutes or so and the ticket fare is CNY15 per person.
- Last modified on Apr. 18, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Pingyao Ancient City Railway Station
Asked by Sherry from JAPAN | Jun. 06, 2019 22:39Reply
Lockers?
Does Pingyao Ancient City Railway Station have deposit counter or lockers?
Asked by kenichi from JAPAN | Oct. 13, 2018 07:39Reply
can taxi go inside Pingyao Ancient city?
Answers (1)
Answered by Mr. Jain | Oct. 13, 2018 23:47
00Reply


No, you need to walk there.
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