[Important] China travel is reopening for expats! Travel with China Discovery and learn about where to visit & policies of each destination, and find the Best China Expats Tours »
No more hurry to the airport or uncomfortable kept sitting onboard in the aircraft? How about boarding a modern, cool, and comfortable Guiyang Guangzhou high speed train to travel in a better leisure pace? More than that, you can also admire the nice natural sceneries along the way from Guiyang to Guangzhou to see the appearance of the cities, towns, villages, and rural areas and of course those beautiful landscape of karst features and lush mountains.
Every day, there are over 30 G trains and D trains departing from Guiyang North Station and Guiyang East Station. Only for a half day time of about 4.5-5.5 hours, you can reach Guangzhou city with a scenery enjoyment in the way and in style. Trains run during about 08:00-18:30, so you can easily find you ideal one to set off. Please check the below Guiyang to Guangzhou High Speed Train Schedule to start your cool train tour!
Note: Train information is subject to final confirmation due to the delay of data occasionally.
Passing Guizhou, Guangxi and Guangdong provinces, Guiyang Guangzhou High Speed Railway is about 857 kilometers in total length. And also, passing mountains, rivers, villages, etc., it is one of the top scenic high speed rails in China region. Along the way, you can enjoy sceneries in Foshan, Yangshuo, Guilin, Sanjiang, Congjiang, Rongjiang, etc. Furthermore, you can also get off in those great places, since there are 21 different stops along the way for your expecting discovery of the natural scenery in those three provincial places. Please check the below Guiyang Guangzhou High Speed Railway Map to have a better understanding of the train route and stops.
Guiyang North Railway Station (贵阳北站)
Location: Jiaxu north Road, Dairy area, Guanshanhu District, Guiyang, Guizhou (贵州省贵阳市观山湖区甲秀北路东侧 - 贵阳北站)
It is a major stop for your departure from Guiyang. Metro line 1 is the only available line for this train station, while there are 9 metro lines for traveling around Guiyang. You can easily get from your hotel to Guiyang North Railway Station.
Guiyang East Railway Station (贵阳东站)
Location: Dairy area, Wudang District, Guiyang, Guizhou (贵阳市乌当区奶牛场片区 - 贵阳东站)
This new station just operated at the end of year 2017 is farer to the city downtown than Guiayng North Station. At present, over 10 high speed trains use this station for departure. No metro is available there so far in 2018. However, you can go by bus, and it needs over 1 hour from the city downtown. If you transfer by taxi, it will take about 40 minutes from the city center and Jiaxiu Tower, about 30 minutes from Qianling Park, about 1 hour from Qingyan Ancient Town, etc.
Guangzhou South Railway Station (广州南站)
Location: Shibi Street, Panyu District, Guangzhou, Guangdong (广东省广州市番禺区石壁街道 广州南站)
A little far from the city center. From this station, it needs about 0.5hrs to get to the downtown by the Metro Line 2 to visit attractions like Sun Yatsen Memorial Hall, Yue Xiu Park, and Six Banyan Tree, etc. for about 40mins. Also, you could get on the Line 2 and Line 1 to Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family for about 35mins, Line 2 and Line 6 to Shamian Island Scenic Area for about 50mins, Line 7 to Chimelong Safari Park for about 40mins, Line 7 and Line 3 to the Canton Tower for about 35mins, and Line 2 and Line 3 to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport for a little over 1hr, etc.
Note: the above time of transportation is only for you reference, which may be slightly changed according to practical information. You can also contact our professional travel expert for more info about transportation in Guangzhou and Guiyang.
Class of Ticket
On high speed D trains from Guiyang to Guangzhou, there are two kinds of tickets are provided, including First Class Seat and Second Class Seat. Second Class Seat is the most budget level you will share a row space with other passengers. First Class of Seat is more comfortable and quiet for those who prefer a good rest on the way. On the high speed G trains, there are three kinds of tickets, the Business Class Seats or Premier Class Seats, First Class Seat and Second Class Seat, among which, the Business Class is the most expensive but most comfortable type. You can choose your ideal kind according your needs and budget. Check >> All Types of Seats on China High Speed Train
Book, Collect, Alter and Cancel
For most high speed railway sections in China mainland, foreign tourists can book train ticket online or ask help from ticket agency, or buy the tickets physically at the train station with your valid passport. One thing you should remember is to book the ticket as early as possible, especially in peak tourist seasons. After collecting the tickets, please read carefully about the train number, departure date and station to make sure you won’t miss the train. If you want to cancel, alter your train tickets, you are required to bring your passport to the ticket counter and make the adjustments. >> Check details about How to Book, Collect, Alter, and Cancel Train Tickets
Board & Get off
1) Prepare your documents well (valid passport with China Visa); 2) Get to the right train station in advance; 3) Collect train tickets; 4) Read your train ticket; 5) Pass the security control; 6) Pass through Security & Luggage Checks; 7) Find the right waiting room; 8) Cross the ticket checking gate; 9) Get to the right platform; 10) Get on your train. Keep the ticket well, because the ticket will be checked again to leave the station after you get off. >> Check details about How to Board & Disembark a Train
China train travel with luggage is much easier than taking flight, for you don’t need to check luggage separately. Each passenger with a train ticket is allowed to carry luggage in certain weight and volume, but without limitation of amount and types. Though there are written regulation and rules about the luggage allowance, in practice, passengers can take as much luggage as you can if only you handled them properly. >> Check detailed Baggage Allowance & Policy to Take China Train
Facilities and Service
All high speed trains in China are equipped with advanced facilities and good service to make your journey more convenient and comfortable. There are different places you can put your luggage onboard, racks and specialized luggage storage areas. Besides, the air-conditioner train offers you plug under the seats to charge your phone or laptop, sightseeing window to view the outside scenery as well as western-style toilets. There is also available dining area you can get some supplies. Bilingual signs and the broadcast use both Chinese and English so that you don’t need to worry about the communication. >> Check All Facilities & Service on China Train.
Top 3 High Speed Train tours chosen by most customers to explore High Speed Train in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary, or tailor your own trip now with us.
Guangzhou / Zhaoxing / Congjiang / Rongjiang / Kaili / Anshun / Guiyang
Start planning your tailor-made holiday to China by contacting one of our specialists. Once enquired, you’ll get a response within 0.5~23.5 hours.Customize a Trip
[Important] Travel News for Expats: China travel is reopening now! Travel with China Discovery and learn about where to visit & requirements for each destination! Read Details >