Eastern China-Kunming in 9 Hours: Shanghai Rail Reveals New Timetable Effective 05 January 2017

Official information from Shanghai Rail reveals that the Shanghai-Kunming HSR, which is slated to open in full on 29 December 2016, as per the latest plans, will be part of the new national railway timetable effective from 05 January 2017. Here’s a look at the highlights of the new timetable, which is valid for connections… Continue reading Eastern China-Kunming in 9 Hours: Shanghai Rail Reveals New Timetable Effective 05 January 2017

Hefei-Bengbu High Speed Railway Opens to Traffic

The Hefei-Bengbu High Speed Railway has just opened today (16 October 2012). This line was delayed from December 2011 through to today. Local media reports that journeys by train will now take only 4 hours, instead of the previous 9.5 hours. The line is 130 km long and has five stations open to passengers. These… Continue reading Hefei-Bengbu High Speed Railway Opens to Traffic