Huangshan, named after Mount Huang (Yellow Mountain), is top tourist destination in China. When you finished your hiking in Mount Huang, it is recommended to travel to Shanghai, a modern city full of passion and energy. More than a place where you could relax yourself by admiring the architectures and arts, Shanghai is also a transfer hub which operates frequent domestic flights (or high speed trains) as well as international flights. Every day, there are over 10 pairs of high speed trains running between Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station and Huangshan North Railway Station. You can easily transfer between the two cities in 2.5 ~ 3.5 hours.
Note: Train information is subject to final confirmation due to the delay of data occasionally.
Useful Link: Shanghai to Huangshan Trains Schedules
The high speed railway from Huangshan to Shanghai has a distance of 444km (277 miles). It passes through Anhui Province and Zhejiang Province. While traveling from Huangshan to Shanghai, the train will take stopover at 3 ~ 8 stops in Qiandaohu (千岛湖), Fuyang (富阳), Hangzhou East (杭州东), Jiaxing South (嘉兴南), etc. Hangzhou is a beautiful city famous for its West Lake. If your time allows, it is recommended to discover it in 2 or more days. Though the trains stop at different stations, their main route is similar, the map below shows one high speed train route of them.
Huangshan North Railway Station (Huangshanbei Railway Station, 黄山北站)
Location: Economic Development Zone, Huangshan City (安徽黄山经济开发区)
Huangshan North Railway Station is a key railway station in Hefei-Fuzhou High Speed Railway and Hangzhou-Huangshan Railway. From Huangshan North Railway Station, it takes about 30 minutes by driving and 50km to Mount Huang. There are tourist buses transferring to Tangkou Town which is located at the foot of Mount Huang.
Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station (上海虹桥站)
Location: No. 1500, Mingui Road, Minhang District. (上海市闵行区申贵路1500号)
All the Huangshan Shanghai high speed trains will arrive at Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station. You could take maglev train, taxi, metro Line 2 and Line 10 to different corners in Shanghai. Besides, there is only 10 minutes’ walking distance between Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station. Read more about Shanghai Railway Stations>
Class of Ticket
You can usually choose from the First Class Seat, the Second Class Seat or Business Class Seat on the high speed trains. While, there are three types offered on the normal train, including Soft Sleeper, Hard Sleeper and Hard Seat. learn more >>
Book, Collect, Alter and Cancel
Foreign tourists can book train ticket online or via a ticket agency, or buy the tickets physically at the train station with your valid passport. Train ticket alteration and cancellation are only available at ticket counters. learn more >>
Board & Get off
1) Prepare your passport and China Visa; 2) Get to the right train station at least 30 mins in advance; 3) Collect your train ticket; 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. learn more >>
Passengers don’t need to check luggage separately. Each passenger is allowed to carry luggage in certain weight and volume, but without limitation of amount and types. learn more >>
Facilities and Service
All high speed trains in China are equipped with advanced facilities and good service, including luggage racks, air-conditioner, power socket, dining car, hot water, etc. learn more >>
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