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Hangzhou Railway Station

Where the Trains Going to

Hangzhou Railway StationHangzhou is an important railroad junction in East China. The Huhang Railway (from Guangdong to Hangzhou), the Zhegan Railway (from Zhejiang to Jiangxi) and the Xuanhang Railway (from Anhui to Hangzhou) join here.

Transportation to Hangzhou Railway Station

Bus

The newly-built Hangzhou Railway Station is located in the vicinity of Jiangcheng Road. It can be reached by city buses numbered K7, 11, K11 and 151.

Tips: City buses with single-digit number or double-digit numbers such as Bus No. 5 and Bus No. 19 belong to common buses that charge 1 RMB per ticket. City buses whose numbers start with “1” like Bus No. 153 are electric trams that charge 1 RMB per ticket. City buses whose numbers start with the letter “K” such as Bus No. K33 are air conditioned vehicles that charge 2 RMB for a ticket. Suburban buses with numbers that start with “3” and buses on special lines with numbers that start with “5” have a scaled ticket price depending on distance or destination. For these buses, the initial price is 1 RMB for regular buses and 2 RMB for air conditioned buses. 

Special Tourist Routes

At present, there are five special tourist bus routes and five holiday touring bus routes in Hangzhou. People can take Tourist Line No. 2 at the train station and Holiday Line No. 5 to tour around Hangzhou.

Holiday Line No. 5 travels from Hangzhou Railway Station (8:00—16:30) to Future World Station (8:45—17:15), passing by Kuixiang Station, Guanxiangkou Station, Hubin Station, Liulangwenying Station, Jingci Temple Station, Suti Station, the Zoo Station, Hupao Station, Liuhe Tower Station, Jiuxi Station and Songcheng Station.

Tourism Line 2 goes by Hubin Station, Submarine World Station, Silk Museum Station, Jingci Temple Station, Suti Station, Hangzhou Park Station, Yuefei Temple Station, Lingyin Station, Jiulisong Station, Hongchun Bridge Station and Jade Spring Station. Shuttle buses of Hangzhou Railway Station run from 8:00 to 18:00.

Taxi

In the city, the initial taxi price is 10 RMB for the first 4 kilometers and 2 RMB per kilometer after that until 8 kilometers, and then 2.4 RMB for each kilometer past 8 kilometers. There are also more than 70 Mercedes-Benz taxis here. The price is 12 RMB for the first 4 kilometers and 2.5 yuan for each kilometer till 8 kilometers and 3 RMB for each kilometer after that.

Hangzhou Taxi Complaints Phone Number: 0571-85155205

From Hangzhou Railway Station to Hangzhou East Railway Station

The fastest way to travel from Hangzhou Station to Hangzhou East is to take the metro. Take metro line 1 heading towards Wenze Road for eight stops, and you will arrive at Hangzhou East in approximately 20 minutes. The metro line operates from 06:00 to 22:30 daily.

A taxi is also available between the two stations for a fee of approximately 28 RMB.

From Hangzhou Railway Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Fourteen G-trains run direct from Hangzhou Station to Shanghai Hongqiao on the hour from 07:00 to 20:00 daily. These high-speed trains take approximately an hour to complete the journey at a fare of 77 RMB for a second class seat and 123 RMB for a first class seat. The following table is an example of the train schedules:

Direct trains from Hangzhou Station to Shanghai Hongqiao…
Train Departs Arrives Duration
G7302 07:00 08:12 1h 12min
G7316 14:00 15:07 1h 7min
G7328 20:00 21:07 1h 7min

From Hangzhou Railway Station to the West Lake Scenic Area

The symbol of Hangzhou, West Lake, lies to the west of Hangzhou Railway Station.

By Bus

Take bus K7 for four stops to Hubing Road Station. You will see the lake as soon as you get off the bus. This bus line runs from 05:00 to 21:30 at a fare of 2 RMB.

You can also take bus Y2 for two stops to Qingbo Gate Station. West Lake will be to the side as you depart from the bus. This bus line runs from 08:00 to 18:00 and charges a fare of 3 RMB.

By Taxi

It is very convenient to take a taxi to West Lake. The journey will take less than 10 minutes and cost 12 RMB.

Walk

As West Lake is very close to Hangzhou Railway Station, you can walk there in about 30 minutes. This is not recommended if you are not sure of the route. You should ask your guide for help or refer to a reliable map.

Hangzhou Railway Station Overview

Hangzhou Railway Station, which is also called “City Station” by local people, is the most important railway station in Hangzhou. Most of the trains departing from and terminating their route in Hangzhou will stop here. It is located at the intersection of East City Ring Road and West Lake Avenue. From Hangzhou Railway Station, it only takes 10 minutes to go from West Lake Avenue to West Lake by bus.

Hangzhou Railway Station is divided into three floors: the bottom floor, the middle floor and the elevated floor. The bottom floor is a parking lot where taxis and private cars can park. The middle floor is the Hall and Station Plaza where pedestrians and buses can meet. The elevated floor is used to send passengers off.

The Station Plaza consists of two floors below ground level: Lower Ground One and Lower Ground Two. The underground area measures 16,500 square meters in which there are two underground garages for civil defense projects. The two garages which are affiliated with Shanghai Railway Bureau (the station’s supervising office) occupy an area of about 6,200 square meters. It is a first-class station that consists of a North Ticket Hall and a South Ticket Hall, five regular waiting rooms, one waiting room for passengers with soft-seat tickets, and seven platforms.

Hangzhou Railway Station Desitinations:

From Hangzhou Station to…
Type Train Destination Departs Arrives Duration
G-trains G7306 Shanghai Hongqiao 09:00 10:04 1h 4min
G7382 Changzhou 10:14 12:34 2h 20min
G7388 Nanjing South 20:26 23:29 3h 3min
G7352 Huainan East 06:48 10:21 3h 33min
G40 Beijing South 17:26 23:00 5h 34min
D-trains D5653 Yiwu 14:17 16:12 2h 25min
D5691 Jiangshan 07:05 09:40 2h 35min
D5663 Jinhua West 15:35 18:37 3h 2min
D5689 Quzhou 06:48 10:42 3h 54min
D5601 Nanjing South 07:10 11:08 3h 58min
D5678 Hefei 21:11 19:17 7h 6min
Z-trains Z47 Wuchang 23:00 07:38 8h 38min
Z10 Beijing 18:05 07:40 13h 35min
Z86 Xi’an 16:49 09:14 16h 25min
T-trains T7786 Nantong 07:18 21:04 13h 46min
T7788 Lanxi 07:30 21:19 13h 49min
T282 Baotou 17:06 19:15 26h 9min
T386 Harbin 13:42 15:56 26h 14min
T112 Lanzhou 10:20 12:39 26h 19min
K-trains K8499 Ningbo 17:52 05:24 11h 32min
K8500 Fuyang 19:28 08:50 13h 22min
K8458 Xuzhou 16:17 07:34 15h 17min
K8372 Huaibei 15:19 07:17 15h 58min
K1220 Nanchang 12:41 05:04 16h 23min
K759 Hengyang 15:58 08:35 16h 37min
K656 Zhengzhou 14:00 07:15 17h 15min
K1127 Xiangyang 18:55 13:00 18h 5min
K8555 Wenzhou 19:30 13:35 18h 5min
K1264 Shijiazhuang 11:51 06:05 18h 14min
K212 Guangzhou 12:09 11:39 23h 30min
K906 Taiyuan 12:25 12:23 23h 58min
K892 Datong 19:25 20:40 25h 15min
K539 Guiyang 14:00 15:47 25h 47min
K1182 Yantai 16:33 19:08 26h 35min
K1209 Xiamen Gaoqi 17:43 20:28 26h 45min
K425 Chongqing North 09:28 15:04 29h 36min
K348 Shenyang North 18:30 08:10 37h 40min
K552 Mudanjiang 12:55 14:40 49h 45min
K579 Urumchi South 10:42 18:40 55h 58min

Railway Station Phone Numbers

  • Hangzhou Railway Station Hotline: 0571-9500117788
  • Hangzhou Railway Station Automated Information Phone: 0571-9500117799
  • Hangzhou Railway Station Phone Number: 0571-87829983
  • Hangzhou Railway Station Inquiries: 0571-87829418, 0571-87929424