Zhangjiakou South Railway Station
Currently, Zhangjiakou South Railway Station is the only station for passenger use in the city. It is about 5 miles (8 km) away from the city center, and about 34 miles (55 km) from Chongli County, where skiing venues of 2022 Winter Olympics are located.
Address: at the junction of West Zhanqian Street and Century Avenue.
Schedule and Ticket Booking
Standing at the crossing point of Beijing - Baotou Rail Line, Beijing - Zhangjiakou Rail Line and Zhangjiakou - Hohhot High Speed Railway, Zhangjiakou South Train Station operates non-bullet trains to and from Beijing, Shanghai, Guilin, Shijiazhuang, Zhengzhou, Datong, Hohhot, Jining in Inner Mongolia and Urumqi etc.
The high speed trains are not available yet. However, to better serve the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games and shorten the travel time between the capital city and the co-host city, Beijing-Zhangjiakou High Speed Railway is under construction and shall be completed by the end of 2019. By that time, bullet trains will connect Zhangjiakou with Beijing and then the whole China high speed railway network.
(Last Update on Aug 13, 2019)
|To||Trains||Duration||Ticket Fare (CNY)|
|Soft/ Hard Sleeper|
|2604, K962, K56, K598...|
20 departures from 00:42 to 19:23
|3h12m - 5h00m||CNY 119.5/ 82.5|
USD 18/ 12
|Z284 at 15:19||18h35m||CNY 560/ 373|
USD 82/ 55
|Z338 at 16:35||23h36m||CNY 699/ 459|
USD 103/ 68
|K598, Z338, K1278 from 01:38 to 17:18||9h52m - 12h22m||CNY 346/ 208|
USD 51/ 31
|K218, K598, Z338, K1278...|
5 departures from 00:22 to 22:36
|6h9m - 7h40m||CNY 182.5/ 122.5|
USD 27/ 18
|K41, Z179, K597, K89...|
21 departures from 00:04 to 23:56
|2h44m - 3h4m||CNY 119.5/ 116.5|
USD 18/ 17
|K41, Z179, K597, K89...|
18 departures from 00:04 to 23:56
|5h45m - 10h10m||CNY 194/ 130|
USD 29/ 19
|Z179 at 00:24||34h10m||CNY 894/ 581|
USD 131/ 85
See detailed Zhangjiakou Train Schedule, Tianjin - Zhangjiakou Train
The exit is located on the east side of the main building. After arrival, passengers can follow the crowds to the exit.
There is a taxi pick up point to the east side of the station and right in front of the exit. Except taxi service, a few city buses are in service as well including bus No. 1, 10, 11, 15, 19, 33, 106, 108 and 301. The bus stops are set up along the West Zhanqian Street and Century Avenue.
There is also a Zhangjiakou South Coach Center nearby which offers coach service to cities including Hohhot, Datong, Jining in Inner Mongolia etc.
How to get to other places from Zhangjiakou South Railway Station
To Jiming Post House: Travelers can take a train to Xiahuayuan and then take a taxi to the post house. The train ticket fare is CNY11 per person for hard seat and the taxi costs around CNY10 to 15.
To Nuanquan Ancient Town: Travelers can take bus No. 10 to the Zhangjiakou Coach Station and then take a coach to Yuxian. After arrival, passengers can take a taxi to the ancient town at around CNY50.
To Tianmo Desert: Travelers can take a train to Shacheng first and then walk about 3,000 yards to the Huailai County Taxation Bureau to take the bus No. 880 to Tongzhuang Village. Then walk about 2,500 yards to the destination.