Zhangjiakou Train

Zhangjiakou South Railway Station

 Zhangjiakou South Railway Station has stopped serving passengers since November 12th, 2017 due to the reconstruction work. The reopening time is not known yet, but should not be later than 2020. During the time period, all passenger trains are operated at Shalingzi West 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 Sep 20, 2019)

ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
Soft/ Hard Sleeper
2604, K962, K56, K598...
17 departures from 00:42 to 18:19
3h12m - 5h00mCNY 121.5/ 79.5
USD 17/ 11
Shanghai South
Z284 at 15:1918h35mCNY 560/ 351
USD 80/ 50
Guilin North
Z338 at 16:3523h36mCNY 699/ 444
USD 100/ 63
K598, Z338, K1278 from 01:38 to 17:189h52m - 12h22mCNY 346/ 208
USD 49/ 30
K598, Z338, K1278 from 01:38 to 17:186h9m - 7h6mCNY 182.5/ 122.5
USD 26/ 18
K41, Z179, K597, K89...
19 departures from 00:04 to 23:56
2h44m - 3h4mCNY 119.5/ 79.5
USD 17/ 11
K41, Z179, K597, K89...
16 departures from 00:04 to 23:56
5h45m - 10h10mCNY 194/ 122
USD 28/ 17
Z179 at 00:2434h22mCNY 894/ 575
USD 128/ 82
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.
See detailed Zhangjiakou Train Schedule, Tianjin - Zhangjiakou Train 

Station Plan

The ticket office is set up on the west side of the station building. Travelers can purchase tickets or collected pre-booked tickets there by using travel documents and ticket pick up numbers. With paper ticket in hand, passengers can go through the security check to enter the waiting hall and waiting for ticket checking and boarding. In the waiting hall, there are small shops selling snacks and bottled drinks.

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 Genting Resort Secret Garden: Travelers can take bus No. 10 to the Zhangjiakou Coach Station (which is also known as North Coach Station) and then take a coach to Chongli Town. From Chongli, travelers can take a taxi to get there.

 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.
- Last modified on Aug. 13, 2019 -
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