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Written by FabioUpdated Jul. 5, 2021

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We provide reliable and professional service throughout your journey planning and train travel in China. International passengers may have known that the policy for taking a train in China is becoming less strict, and more and more trains are being resumed day by day. It is the best time to take a train trip in China now. Our team endeavor to offer assistance before booking and continuing support after sales, which make your train travel smooth. Personalized service is our goal. All our customers' reviews can be found on Trustpilot or TripAdvisor

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What You Need to Know Before Booking China Train Tickets

China is now known to have the world's vastest and fastest train network. Being possibly the most economic means of travel, train is flavored domestically and it is still highly likely to encounter ticket shortage during important festivals and national holidays. That being said, the railway system is not necessarily friendly to foreigners. Here are some articles that would help you understand what to expect for booking trains in China:

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Taking a train in China is very different from in western countries. The article below may help make your journey smoother and more convenient.

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China Train Travel FAQs

You may encounters questions when buying China train tickets during your train travel in China. The frequently asked questions below regarding ticktet booking, ticket change & cancelltion, and train travel may be helpful to you. Read more about China Train FAQs.

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1. How many days in advance can I book China train tickets?

China train tickets released 15 days before departure online. At train stations and ticket agencies, tickets go on sale 15 days in advance.

But you can book tickets with China Highlights more than 15 days ahead. Actually, it is recommended that you book tickets with us as early as possible, especially during Chinese holidays and peak periods.

2.What can I do if tickets are sold out for my route?
3. I filled out the wrong name/passport number when making the booking, what should I do?
4. Can I use e-tickets to board the train?
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More High-Speed Trains Are Operational

Published on April 10th, 2024

Exciting news for travelers! Introducing the latest additions to our high-speed train fleet: G7302 departing from Hangzhou East at 6:47 AM and G7309 departing from Shanghai Hongqiao at 9:52 PM, both starting April 11th.

Chinese Spring Festival Travel Rush Began

Published on Jan 30th, 2024

The Chinese Spring Festival Travel Rush, also known as Chunyun, has commenced from January 26 and is set to continue until March 5. During this travel rush, a staggering number of over 400 million passengers are anticipated to utilize train services.

Tianjin West to Daxing Airport High-Speed Route Opened

Published on Dec 20th, 2023

The high-speed railway connecting Tianjin West Station to Beijing Daxing Airport commenced operations on December 18th. Presently, four sets of high-speed trains traverse this route, enabling passengers to complete the journey in just one hour.

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