Huangshan City, in the southernmost point of Anhui Province ,has two railway stations, Huangshan Railway Station and Huangshan North Railway Station. Huangshan borders Jindezhen (of Jiangxi Province) to the southwest, Linan Country (of Zhejaing Province) to the southeast, Jingxian Country to the northeast and Qingyang to the northwest. Huangshan Railway Station was formerly known as Tunxi railway station is 246 kilometers (153 miles) from Wuhu Railway Station and 304 kilometers (189 miles) from Guixi Railway Station. It’s about 70 kilometers (43 miles) away from Huangshan Mountain Scenic Area. An online ticket booking and telephone booking are also available. Booking 30 days in advance with China Highlights is alwaysrecommended, especially during festivals and holidays.
Huangshan Railway Station is not so big but well-equipped with modern service facilities, including cushioned seating waiting halls, ordinary waiting halls and VIP halls; booking self-help system, booking system, automatic broadcasting system, automatic checking system and computer management system. Wheteher come fromt ghe city center or further away it is very convenient to go to the station due to the abundance of taxis, buses and coaches.
In Huangshan Railway Station, the first floor serves as ticket offices, station entrance and exit. The second floor serves as a waiting hall where book stores, food stalls and restaurants are available.
Huangshan Railway Station is an important transportation hub of Huizhou area through which theWan -Gan Railway (from Wuhu of Anhui Province to Guixi of Jiangxi Province) runs, and there are direct trains reaching Beijing, Shanghai, Qingdao, Nanjing, Hefei, Jingdezhen, Nanchang, Xiamen, Yingtan and Fuzhou from Huangshan Railway Station. For passengers who want to visit Mountain Huangshan (the Yellow Mountains), it is very convenient to transfer from Shanghai, Nanjing, Hangzhou and other cities nearby.
Below is a list of major train lines operating from Huangshan Railway Station to the other railway stations of China:
|K8420/K8417||Shanghai||20:45||8:52 next day||12h 7min|
|K25||Shenzhen||21:26||16:14 next day||18h 48min|
|K177||Xiamen||20:32||18:07 next day||21h 35min|
|K178||Xuzhou||19:50||7:26 next day||11h 36min|
|K155||Kunming||23:06||7:43 the third day||32h 37min|
Huangshan Tunxi International Airport sits at No. 8, Longjing Road, Yiqi Town, Tunxi District, Huangshan City 8.3 kilometers (5.2 miles) from Huangshan Railway Station. There are no airport shuttle buses available between the two places, but visitors can chosoe one of the following ways to get to the airport:
Taxi is the most convenient way from Huangshan City to the station. The general rate is 5 RMB for the first 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) and 1.5 RMB for every additional kilometer during the day (6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.). The general rate is 6 RMB for the first 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) and 1.8 RMB for every additional kilometer during the night(from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.). Two Yuan is charged by the drivers as a bunker surcharge each time, and you’re advised to bargain with the drivers and ask for invoice in case of trouble.
The bus system is very modern and advanced in Huangshan City. The following buses will take you to Huangshan Railway Station from the other parts of Huangshan: 6, 9 and 12.
A sightseeing bus can take visitors from Huangshan Railway Station to Huangshan Scenic Area in one and half hour with a fare of 16 RMB/person.
Bus No. 2 takes visitors from Huangshan Railway Station to Huangshan Bus Station in 20 minutes. Visitors can then transfer to a sightseeing bus to reach Hongcun Village within one hour and twenty minutes. The sightseeing buses operate from 8:00 to 16:00 each day.
Bus No. 2 takes visitors from Huangshan Railway Station to Huangshan Bus Station in 20 minutes. Visitors can then transfer to a sightseeing bus to visit Xidi Village.