110 Extra Trains Over Chunyun 2016 Announced

This update is from China Railway Corporation. This is the official national railway operator for China. Chinese railways will offer 110 extra trains over the Chunyun (Spring Festival) peak travel period from 29 January 2016 through to 06 February 2016. This will bring the total number of trains in operation over the Chunyun period to… Continue reading 110 Extra Trains Over Chunyun 2016 Announced

Railways Target Ticketing Con Artists in Operation Falcon

This update is from China Railway Corporation. This is the official national railway operator for China. The railway police are continuing to defeat ticketing con artists, in order to safeguard passenger information and to ensure proper order in railway ticketing. Rail police have recently defeated a gang of 51 suspects accused of misusing passenger identity… Continue reading Railways Target Ticketing Con Artists in Operation Falcon

2014 Spring Festival Peak Travel Period Starts Today

The Spring Festival Peak Travel Season begins 15 days before the first day of the New Year in the Chinese traditional (lunar) calendar, and continues until the 25th day of the Chinese New Year. For 2014, this peak travel season begins on 16 January 2014 and ends on 24 February 2014, lasting 40 days. This… Continue reading 2014 Spring Festival Peak Travel Period Starts Today

Guangzhou West Railway Station Enters Service Early

The People’s Railway Daily has reported that this year, for the Spring Festival rush, Guangzhou West Railway Station has entered into operation early this year. This year, the station entered into service beginning 26 January 2012. So that the main Guangzhou Railway Station is relieved of some of its passenger flow, Guangzhou West will take… Continue reading Guangzhou West Railway Station Enters Service Early