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There are travelers that choose to begin their China exploring tour from Xiamen, the coastal city praised as sea garden and next to the living world heritage - Nanjing Tulou Cluster. After a leisure tour about the highlights of Xiamen, travelers can take High Speed Trains to Wuyi Mountain or Huangshan. Actually, Wuyi Mountain is one of the middle stations from Xiamen to Huangshan. Traveling Xiamen and Huangshan, you will see and experience something quite different from what some other popular destinations show.
Currently, there are 7 high speed trains running from Xiamen to Huangshan every day from 7:19 to 15:00. But the timetable may be slightly changed due to practical situation, you can check the below real-time schedule:
Note: Train information is subject to final confirmation due to the delay of data occasionally.
Along the Xiamen Huangshan High Speed Rail, all of the High Speed Trains make stopover at Wuyishan, where the World Cultural & Natural Heritage Site Wuyi Mountain located in. The total length of the Xiamen Huangshan High Speed Rail is measured for about 747km (464 miles), including the Xiamen Wuyishan High Speed rail (570km around) and Wuyishan Huangshan High Speed Rail (277km around). Aside from Xiamen, Wuyishan and Huangshan, there are 6~11 stops in total settled on the rail, including Quanzhou (泉州), Fuzhou (福州), Nanping (南平), Gutian (古田), Shangrao (上饶), etc.
Xiamen North Railway Station
Location: Center Nature Village, Houxi Country, Jimei District, Xiamen, Fujian (福建省厦门市集美区后溪镇岩内村埔中央自然村 – 厦门北站)
Xiamen North Railway Station is the most frequently used High Speed Railway Station of Xiamen. It was put into operation in 2010. At present, BRT line 1& 6, tourist shuttle bus line 1 & 2, metro line 1& 4, public buses and taxi have already covered there, providing convenient travel experience.
Wuyishan North Railway Station
Location: Beicheng New District, Wuyishan, Fujian (福建省武夷山市825县道附近 – 武夷山北站)
Wuyishan North Railway Station is located about 3.5km away from the downtown area and about 23km away to the Wuyi Mountain Scenic Area. Wuyishan North Railay Station is the nearest and most convenient railway station to the Wuyi Mountain.
Wuyishan East Railway Station
Location: Yangdun Village, Beibujiangkou Town, Jianyang District, Nanping, Fujian (福建省南平市建阳区北部将口镇洋墩村 – 武夷山东站)
Wuyishan East Railway Station is not settled in Wuyishan city but in Nanping city. Its location is in the Southeast of Wuyi Mountain, thus gained its name as Wuyishan East Railway Station. The distance between Wuyishan East Railway Station and the Wuyi Mountain is about 30km in total. The public bus line K1 can take passengers transfer between there and the Wuyi Mountain Scenic Area.
Huangshan North Railway Station
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– 黄山北站)
Huangshan North Railway Station is the vital railway station for the travelers planning tours to the Yellow Mountain (Huangshan). It is about 45km away to the Huangshan Scenic Area and 15km away to the Huangshan Tunxi international Airport. Tourist shuttle buses, taxi and Gaotie express buses have already available there, making it easy to transfer from there to the Scenic Areas. 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 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.
Tunxi - Huangshan Mountain - Hongcun - Xidi
Xiamen / Nanjing Tulou / Xiamen / Wuyishan
Xiamen / Nanjing Tulou / Xiamen / Huangshan
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