Beijing-Shanghai HSR Timetable to be Improved Further on 10 April 2018

Less than a month after Chunyun 2018 draws to a close, there are already visible improvements readied for the Beijing-Shanghai HSR, which features the world’s fastest conventional HSR train at 350 km/h (217 mph). Here are a few of the most visible improvements to note… 1. First-ever HSR trains to Central Shanghai. There used to… Continue reading Beijing-Shanghai HSR Timetable to be Improved Further on 10 April 2018

Fast Regular Z Trains to Run Between Changchun and Xiamen as of Mid-June 2015

There will be a new Z train (which is the fastest non-HSR train in China) running between northeastern China and the southeastern coast next to the Straits of Taiwan. Service will commence in mid-June 2015. Train Z102 will resume operations between Changchun in northeastern China and Xiamen in the southeast. This train will run every… Continue reading Fast Regular Z Trains to Run Between Changchun and Xiamen as of Mid-June 2015

New Rail Schedule for 01 July 2015 Brings New Connections to Beijing

On 01 July 2015, there will be very visible changes to the national railway timetable. Beijing is on the receiving end of many new and improved railway services, according to Beijing Rail. New HSR trains will launch from Beijing to Mt Huangshan and Guiyang, amongst other destinations, and regular rail services will also see speedbumps.… Continue reading New Rail Schedule for 01 July 2015 Brings New Connections to Beijing

Xuzhou to See New Rail Connections with New Timetable Starting 01 July 2015

The city of Xuzhou, in northern Jiangsu, eastern China, is about to see a huge improvement in railway services as of 01 July 2015. With the planned opening of the new Hefei-Fuzhou HSR by that time, there will be all-new high speed services to Fuzhou, Xiamen North (Xiamenbei) and Nanchang West (Nanchangxi). Also planned is… Continue reading Xuzhou to See New Rail Connections with New Timetable Starting 01 July 2015

Harbin Railway Station to See Some Schedule Changes

Schedules for Harbin Railway Station will be changed from 23 September 2013 through to 28 September 2013, due to railway line works in the nearby Shenyang Rail management territory. The following trains will not run: Cancelled on 23 September 2013: Trains K704, Z2, Z16, 1490 Cancelled on 24 September 2013: Trains K40, K534, K548, K704,… Continue reading Harbin Railway Station to See Some Schedule Changes

New Trains from Beijing Beginning July 2012

New railway schedules will begin on 1 July 2012, according to official railway sources in Beijing. This will see 5 new trains, as well as changes to 5 existing trains, all of which involve Beijing. New Trains Train G187: Beijing South (dep 13:11) – Qingdao (arr 17:50)Return train: G188 Train G193: Beijing South (dep 16:37)… Continue reading New Trains from Beijing Beginning July 2012

Optimised Shanghai–Nanjing Intercity HSR Schedule Takes Effect 28 March 2012

In brief:Minor changes to train schedules on the Shanghai–Nanjing Intercity HSR will take effect as of 28 March 2012. The recent timetable adjustments on the Shanghai–Nanjing High Speed Railway did not, in actual fact, go down too well with locals alongside the rail corridor. Complaints were particularly strong in Kunshan, which did not benefit a… Continue reading Optimised Shanghai–Nanjing Intercity HSR Schedule Takes Effect 28 March 2012

Beijing-Shanghai HSR Timetable to Change on 12 December 2011

There’ll be a pretty big change of the timetables on the Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway to come in effect as of 12 December 2011. Up to 92 “pairs” of trains will run during peak demand travel periods (a “pair” equates to two trains, each travelling in another direction: so a “pair” would equate to a… Continue reading Beijing-Shanghai HSR Timetable to Change on 12 December 2011

Shanghai-Nanjing HSR: Timetable Changes (5 Nov 2011)

With effect from 5 November 2011: Train G7042 will not stop at Baohuashan. This train will now additionally call at Zhenjiang (arr 08:56, dep 08:58). Train G7122 will not stop at Danyang. This train will now additionally call at Baohuashan (arr 07:45, dep 07:47). Times of departure and arrival for this train at Zhenjiang will… Continue reading Shanghai-Nanjing HSR: Timetable Changes (5 Nov 2011)