Suzhou North (Suzhoubei) Railway Station (苏州北站) – Jiangsu

▲ Suzhou North Image taken 04 Jul 2017

This station is open with regular service
Check times for train services, since trains may not run around the clock
Suzhou North
Suzhou Bei

Not to be confused with: Suzhou East (宿州东) in Anhui

Last updated/reviewed 04 Jul 2017; next update/review due before 04 Jul 2019
This page will soon be updated with more pictures and information

Where is this station?

Chengtong Road, Xiangcheng District, Suzhou, Jiangsu Province (江苏省苏州市相城区城通路)
North, slightly northwest, of Central Suzhou

  • 17 km north, slightly northeast, of Suzhou main station (35-40 minutes)
  • 15 km north, slightly northeast, of Central Suzhou (30-35 minutes)
  • 21 minutes to Central Suzhou by Metro (Line 2 southbound to Sangtian Island)

Times are based on a journey by road without traffic queues.

What railway lines or routes are available here?

  • Main line served: Beijing-Shanghai HSR
  • Trains to destinations beyond this main line may also be available at this station

I’m boarding a train from this station.
Departing from this station

  • Car drop-off: Access to Departures hall and ticket office
  • Ticket office: Located to the right of the entrance
  • Security, Ticket & ID Check: Required after going through main Departures hall entrance – ticketed passengers only
  • Info services: Lei Feng Service Desk available at this station in Departures Hall
  • Departure gates: To sides of Departures Hall (Gates A1, A2, B1, and B2)
  • Platforms: 4 platforms (2 island platforms; Platforms 1 and 2, and 3 and 4)
  • Boarding: Gates close 3 minutes before departure
  • Access to trains: Gates A1 and B1 for northbound trains on Platforms 1 and 2; Gates A2 and B2 for southbound trains on Platforms 3 and 4

I’m getting off a train at this station.
Arriving at this station

  • To Exit: Follow signs to exit passage and leave via stairs, escalator, or lifts
    Escalator rides are very long – stand firm and hold handrail!
  • Station Arrivals: One exit only
  • Local transport: Once at Arrivals level, turn left to South Exit for buses and taxis, or turn right to North Exit for Metro Line 2 trains

    Connections to local transport

    There are currently metro, local bus, and taxi services available.
    For the smoothest possible connection, have your destination available in simplified Chinese characters to show to the driver, especially if you are taking a taxi.

    Other information

    • Station opened 30 June 2011
    • Managed by Suzhou Railway Station, CR Shanghai