Harbin-Qiqihar HSR to Open in August 2015

The all-new Harbin-Qiqihar HSR will open to the general public in August 2015, according to reports from Harbin Rail. Tests on the new line are already underway. The 281 km (176 mi) long line is ready for speeds up to 250 km/h (155 mph) and will be composed of eight stations, as follows: Harbin North… Continue reading Harbin-Qiqihar HSR to Open in August 2015

Harbin-Dalian HSR Ready to Rock in July 2012

And it rocks exactly a year after the Beijing-Shanghai HSR took off. The Harbin-Dalian (Hada) HSR (哈大高速铁路) will be ready to ferry riders from Heilongjiang’s capital, Harbin, down to Dalian in Liaoning, in under 4 hours’ time as of July 2012. (The original line was scheduled for a 1 October 2011; however, Sheng Guangzu, the… Continue reading Harbin-Dalian HSR Ready to Rock in July 2012