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Tianjin - Hohhot Trains

Tianjin - Hohhot Trains

Written by Kelly PangUpdated Jul. 7, 2021

This train route connects Tianjin with the capital of Inner Mongolia. Two pairs of normal-speed trains operate on this route daily. No high-speed trains are available yet.

Quick Facts

  • Distance: 638 kilometers (396 miles)
  • Terminals: Tianjin Railway Station / Tianjin West Railway Station, Hohhot Railway Station, Hohhot East Railway Station
  • Duration: 11½–13 hours
  • Main stops: Tianjin, Zhangjiakou, Hohhot

Tianjin to Hohhot Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on April 1, 2020)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
Z282 09:06 20:34 11 h 37 min 
K888 21:38 09:08+1 11 h 30 min
  • Please note: The timetable is just for your reference.
  • “+1” means you will arrive on the second day.
  • If you want up-to-date schedules, you can use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Hohhot to Tianjin Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on April 1, 2020)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K886 01:03 14:12 11 h 9 min
Z284 08:56 20:26 11 h 30 min

Tianjin to Hohhot Normal-Speed Train Ticket Fares

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
¥301 ($43) ¥196 ($28) ¥102 ($15)

Train Travel Tips

For such a long train journey, it might be helpful to have some tips before traveling on the trains. Spend a minute to read our tips below:

1. Food: The food provided on the trains is limited, especially on a long journey, and only Chinese-style food is offered. Therefore, you'd better prepare some food yourself before boarding.

2. Water: Boiled drinking water is provided for free on the trains but it might not taste very nice. Bottled water is also provided but the price is much higher on the trains than in the shops. It is recommended to purchase a few bottles of water before boarding.

3. Toilet paper: There might be toilet paper available on the trains but always take your own with you in case it runs out.

4. Earphones: The cars may be noisy as people talk or laugh loudly and you’ll probably hear children crying too. You can take earphones with you to reduce the noise level.

5. Safety: Keep your valuables with you no matter whether you are awake or sleeping and no matter where you go on the train.

6. Smoking: Smoking is allowed on normal-speed trains but it is forbidden on high-speed trains.

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