Xi’an North Railway Station: Adding a Library to the Waiting Room…

This post incorporates content from peoplerail.com. This is the official national railway Web news and information portal for China. How would you like to pass your time reading books (instead of watching trains go by)? If you’ll be travelling from Xi’an North (Xi’anbei) Railway Station, this could very much be a new option! Xi’an North’s… Continue reading Xi’an North Railway Station: Adding a Library to the Waiting Room…

Xuzhou East Railway Station to See Major Expansion

This update is from peoplerail.com. This is the official national railway Web portal for China. 2016 will mark the 5th year Xuzhou East (Xuzhoudong) Railway Station will have been in existence. However, far from being concerned about if it’s too far from Central Xuzhou, the station itself is more worried about it being overwhelmed by… Continue reading Xuzhou East Railway Station to See Major Expansion

Express Ticket Pickup & Entrance Passages Now Available at Harbin Railway Station

The official Harbin Railways daily newspaper has reported that Harbin Railway Station now has express passages for passengers arriving late. Passengers arriving between 08:00 and 20:00 who must get onboard urgently may use this fast-track passage. Further information from Harbin Railway Station explains who is eligible for this service: The passenger must have booked online;… Continue reading Express Ticket Pickup & Entrance Passages Now Available at Harbin Railway Station

Official Railway Station Names for Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway Made Final

The Ministry of Railways announced in a 16 May 2011 Announcement Regarding Station Names on the Beijing-Shanghai Railway the official, final names of the new HSR line. These are: BEIJING SOUTH (北京南) — change to Beijing Metro Line 4 Langfang (廊坊) Tianjin South (天津南) Cangzhou West (沧州西) Dezhou East (德州东) Ji’nan West (济南西) — connections… Continue reading Official Railway Station Names for Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway Made Final