It is a good news for the passengers that they can now travel between Chengdu to Hong Kong through the recently operated MTR Rail line.
Hong Kong has announced that the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-HK high-speed railway will be opened up for business on September 23rd. It is a new railway line that has recently built and connects 44 cities across Mainland China to reach Hong Kong directly via rail transit. It facilitates people to move and roam easily across 44 cities such as Shanghai, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Guillin etc. without facing any transportation hassle or problem.
People, who live in Chengdu would be able to easily take a train from Chengdu to Guangzhou then also transfer onto the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-HK high-speed railway and then go directly to Hong Kong. It will take around 10 hours in total and cost 781 RMB.
Know in depth knowledge about the Train From Chengdu to Hong Kong
It was commenced on september 23, 2018. In between the journey from China to Hong Kong, you also get chance to travel in Guangzhou. The overall time that usually the train take place is around 11 - 12.5 hours.
The tentative distance between the two destination is 1,650 kilometers (1,025 miles). The ticket pricing will be around CNY 750 - 800. Here is the list of some of the basics information about the Train:
- The railway line was initiated on September 23, 2018
- The total time duration of the destination would be 11 - 12.5 hours
- The distance between the Chengdu to Hong Kong is 1,650 kilometers (1,025 miles)
- The speed of the train would be 200 km/h (124 mph) in HK, 300 km/h (186 mph) in Mainland
How to Travel from Chengdu to Hong Kong?
Chengu is a capital of Sichuan Province. Moreover, it is also called the home of giant Pandas, which is about 1800 kilometers from Hong Kong. It is a special administrative region in south China.
The train will take you to the desired location through Shenzhen & Guangzhou. Here we have come up with the three steps that you need to follow:
Step 1: Hong Kong – Shenzhen by MTR + Metro
First you need to travel from Hong Kong to Shenzhen by Hong Kong MTR Service and Metro in Shenzhen. Shenzhen North Station or Shenzhen Futian Station are main railway station, which are entitled to serve high speed train to or from Guangzhou from where you can ride bullet trains to Chengdu.
To take this train, you have to move to hong kong MTR EAST Line to Lok Ma Chau Station First. Then from the border walk into Futian Checkpoint station at Shenzhen side, from where you have to take metro line 4 to Shenzhen North Station to catch a high speed train to Guangzhou South, then a high speed train to Chengdu East.
Both the station namely Shenzhen North and Shenzhen Futian Station have bullet train to Guangzhou South. As a comparison Shenzhen North has more trains and can be easily reached by metro line 4 from Futian Checkpoint metro station. So if you are looking for the easy route then this can help you.
Step 2: Shenzhen – Guangzhou by High Speed Train
Shenzhen Futian Station also has bullet trains to or from Guangzhou South, so you can use Shenzhen North Station to move from from Guangzhou South. It can provide you high speed train.
Step 3: Guangzhou – Chengdu by High Speed Train
The newly developed High speed training which are linking Guangzhou and Chengdu is starting from January 25 of 2018. From the starting of February, there will be 9 daily D class high speed train available, which are linking Guangzhou South Station and Chengdu East Station.
The train will take 9.5-10.5 hours, and ticket fare is from CNY488.5 in a second class seat and CNY641 in a first class seat.
From Chengdu to Guangzhou: if you intended to move from Chengdu to Gaugzhou, you will still have 9 daily D class bullet trains, which leaves from Chengdu East Station and arrive at Guangzhou South Station
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