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Why Book China Train Tickets with Us

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We provide reliable and professional service throughout your journey planning and train travel in China. Passengers may have known that the policy for taking a train in China is becoming less strict, however, it is still changeable as the Covid-19 is still affecting China. Our team exits to offer assistance before booking and continuing support after sales, which make your train travel smooth. Personalized service is our goal. 


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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:

Tips for Your China Train Trip

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

Popular China Train Routes

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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Shanghai to Hong Kong High-Speed Train Resumed

Published on Mar 20th, 2023

The high-speed trains from Shanghai to Hong Kong (no trains from Hong Kong to Shanghai yet) will be resumed from April 1st. Although it is only one-way trip now, the tickets for April 1st and 2nd have been sold out.

Your Chinese Visa Have Resumed Function

Published on Mar 14th, 2023

China has officially announced resuming all kinds of visas including tourist visa (L Visa) application from March 15th, 2023. If your 10-year China Visa, obtained before COVID-19, is still within the expiration date, you can enter China now wihtout applying for a new one.

Trains from Hong Kong to more China’s Cities Will Resume from March 11th

Published on Mar 8th, 2023

According to official announcement, trains between Hong Kong and more cities in Guangdong province, such as Zhaoqing, Chaozhou, and Shantou will be resumed from March 11th, 2023. And trains from Hong Kong to cities in other provinces will be resumed from April 1st, 2023.

China Quarantine Rules

Published on Dec 26th, 2022

According to China CDC on December 26: From Jan 8, 2023, nucleic acid testing and centralized quarantine for all personnel upon entry will be cancelled.

The Current Situation of High-speed Train between Chinese mainland and Hong Kong

Published on December 28th, 2022

Trains between Chinese mainland and Hong Kong China will reopen on Jan 15, 2023. The destinations includes Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Beijing and Shanghai.  

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