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Hangzhou Huangshan tour line is one of the most popular China exploration routes that connects Hangzhou and Huangshan, two world’s famous tourist destinations. As the capital of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou has been chosen as an beautiful and popular holiday spot of China for many years, and Huangshan is well-known for the UNESCO World Cultural & Natural Heritage, Yellow Mountain. Since 25 December, 2018, the newly-built Hangzhou Huangshan High Speed Railway offers fast and convenient way to travel from Hangzhou to Huangshan within around 1.5 hours.
Currently, Hangzhou runs 22 daily high speed bullet trains to Huangshan every day, from about 07:00 am to 21:30 pm. All the bullet trains depart from Hangzhou East Railway Station and arrive at Huangshan North Railway Station.
Note: Train information is subject to final confirmation due to the delay of data occasionally.
The newly-opened Hangzhou Huangshan High Speed Railway is the first section of the Hangzhou Nanchang High Speed Railway, which runs between Hangzhou and Huangshan in Eastern China. With an total length of 265km (165miles), the rail goes southwestward and passes 6~8 new midway stations in Zhejiang and neighboring Anhui Province, including Hangzhou East (杭州东), Fuyang (富阳), Tonglu (桐庐), Jiande (建德), Qiandao Lake (千岛湖), Jidi North (绩溪北) and Huangshan North (黄山北). Some lines connected with other rails can also extend to farther destinations in Jiangxi Province, such as to Wuyuan (婺源) and Jingdezhen Town North (景德镇北) in shorter travel time.
Hangzhou East Railway Station 杭州东站
Location: No.1, Tiancheng Road, Jianggan District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang (浙江省杭州市江干区天城路1号)
Hangzhou East Railway Station is a vital hig hspeed railway station of Hangzhou. It is located about 40 min’s driving to the dreamy West Lake, Lingyin Temple and Six Harmonies Pagoda (Liuhe Tower). Metro line 1, metro line 4, public bus lines and taxi are available there for you to travel around the city.
Huangshan North Railway Station 黄山北站
Location: No.2, Yingkesong Road, Tunxi District, Huangshan, Anhui (安徽省黄山市屯溪区迎客松大道北2号)
With a distance about 45km, the Hangzhou North Railway Station is the nearest railway station for the travelers who want to visit the Yellow Mountain (Huangshan). Special Tour Buses are available there, by which travelers can get to Huangshan within about 50 min’ driving, to Hongcun within about 1 hour’ driving, to Qiyunshan within about 30 min’s driving, etc. Other than the tour bus lines, public bus lines and high speed shuttle bus lines have covered there, proving ways to travel to the city center and the Huangshan Tunxi International Airport (黄山屯溪国际机场). Learn more about Huangshan North Railway Station >
Class of Ticket
Usually, there are three kinds of tickets are provided on high speed trains, Business Class Seat, First Class Seat and Second Class Seat. Second Class Seat is the most budget level you will share a row space with other passengers. And the First Class of Seat is more comfortable and quiet for those who prefer a good rest on the way. If you would like to try the most luxury and superior train travel experience, the Business Class better than the business level on airplane will shock you beyond expectation. Check All Types of Seats on China High Speed Train>
Book, Collect, Alter and Cancel
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 Huangshan tours chosen by most customers to explore Huangshan in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary, or tailor your own trip now with us.
Shanghai / Suzhou / Hangzhou / Mt.Huang
Shanghai / Hangzhou / Huangshan
Hangzhou / Huangshan
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