As one of the most important transportation hubs in South-Central China, Changsha South Railway Station was completed and put into use in 2009, after two years of construction. It is about 9 kilometers (5.5 miles) from Changsha Railway Station and 10 kilometers (6 miles) from the city center. Changsha Metro Line 2 connects Changsha South Station with the other parts of the city.
Changsha South Railway Station serves all the high-speed trains to and from the city of Changsha. Beijing – Guangzhou High-Speed Railway, the longest north-south high-speed railway, and Shanghai – Kunming High-Speed Railway, the longest east-west high-speed railway, interact at this station. Changsha South is also one of the terminus for Hong Kong to Changsha, Guiyang to Changsha and Guilin to Changsha high-speed trains.
- Chinese: 长沙南站
- Name on train tickets: 长沙南
- Address: Huahou Road, Yuhua District, Changsha 长沙市雨花区花侯路
- Location: 9 km (5.5 mi) southest of Changsha Railway Station; 9 km (5.5 mi) southwest of Changsha Huanghua Airport
- Station size: 13 platforms
Lines and Trains from/to Changsha South Railway Station
(Updated on November 29th, 2019)
|G Trains||G534, G502, G84...||Beijing West||07:10-17:05||14:19-23:18||5-6 hours|
|G86, G1348, G100...||Shanghai Hongqiao||07:06-18:12||12:14-23:10||4-7 hours|
|G6011, G6101, G6013...||Guangzhou South||07:00-20:58||09:26-23:48||2-3 hours|
|G6113, G79, G99||Hong Kong West Kowloon||07:38-18:59||11:26-22:29||3 hours|
|G6011, G6013, G6113...||Shenzhen North||07:00-19:30||10:34-22:49||3-4 hours|
|G2161, G2369, G1981||Chengdu East||07:59-14:51||15:34-22:01||7-7.5 hours|
|G864, G832, G96...||Xi'an North||09:05-16:32||16:00-22:32||5-7 hours|
|G534, G1778, G1290...||Wuhan||07:10-21:28||08:35-23:01||1-2 hours|
|G2161, G1759, G2151...||Chongqing West||07:59-17:29||13:49-23:29||5.5-8.5 hours|
|G1692, G2370, G1682||Xiamen North||08:18-14:56||15:07-21:21||6.5-7 hours|
|G1342, G1344, G1346...||Hangzhou East||07:06-18:49||11:10-23:25||3-5 hours|
|G2111, G2115, G2117...||Kunming South||07:30-17:21||13:38-23:01||5-6 hours|
|G534, G1290, G502...||Zhengzhou East||07:10-19:24||10:44-23:07||3-5 hours|
|G539, G535, G431...||Guilin||06:53-17:00||10:17-20:15||3-3.5 hours|
|G1290, G294, G296||Tianjin West||07:21-09:15||15:21-17:39||8 hours|
|G288, G1848, G276||Jinan||08:00-09:30||15:35-16:48||7.5 hours|
|G2111, G2161, G2115...||Guiyang North||07:30-19:35||10:54-22:53||3-4 hours|
|G1778, G1482, G1744...||Nanjing South||07:15-18:10||12:22-22:34||4-7 hours|
|G539, G535, G6103...||Hengyang East||06:53-20:58||07:30-21:42||30-50 min|
|G1290||Shenyang North||07:21||19:34||12 hours|
|G1342, G1344, G1346...||Nanchang West||07:06-21:54||08:40-23:28||1.5 hours|
Transportation from Changsha South Railway Station
Changsha South Railway Station has easy access to other parts of the city. Changsha Metro Station and Changsha Meglev Express Station are at underground floors of Changsha South Station. The bus terminal located on the station square connects this station with the vast city public transportation network. In addition, there are taxi stands inside Changsha South Station, only a few minutes' walk away from the platform.
To Changsha Railway Station
- By subway: Changsha Metro Line 2
- By bus: 135, 148
To Changsha Huanghua International Airport
- By Maglev Express: this medium-low speed maglev express directly connects Changsha South Station and Changsha International Airport. The whole trip takes around 20 minutes, with the ticket fare of US$3 per person.
- By shuttle bus: shuttle buses operate all day long from Changsha South Station to the airport.