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Wuhan-Jinan Trains

Written by FabioUpdated Jul. 31, 2023

The Wuhan-Jinan train route links the capitals of Hubei and Shandong provinces. 12 pairs of trains operate on this route daily and eight of these pairs are high-speed trains.

Wuhan-Jinan High-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

  • Distance: 847 kilometers (526 miles)
  • Duration: 5½-6½ hours
  • Terminals: Wuhan Railway Station, Jinan Railway Station / Jinan West Railway Station / Jinan East Railway Station
  • Main stops: Wuhan, Zhengzhou, Jinan

Wuhan to Jinan High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 25th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G276 11:06 16:49 5h 43m
G280 12:30 18:06 5h 36m
G2066 14:51 19:37 4h 46m
G2664 16:48 21:39 4h 51m

Please note: These are just some of the trains in operation. The timetable above is only for your reference. If you want up-to-date schedules, please use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Jinan to Wuhan High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 25th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G279 07:26 13:45 6h 19m
G2663 08:33 13:12 4h 39m
G275 09:08 14:57 5h 49m
G2058 10:17 17:09 6h 52m

Wuhan to Jinan High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Business Class First Class Second Class
US$76 (CNY1,237.5) US$94 (CNY659) US$57 (CNY398.5)

Wuhan-Jinan Normal-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

  • Duration: 11-15 hours
  • Terminals: Wuchang Railway Station, Jinan Railway Station
  • Main stops: Wuhan, Jinan

Wuhan to Jinan Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 25th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
T880 08:14 18:55 10h 41m
Z168 11:01 01:23 (next day) 14h 22m

Please note: The timetable above is only for your reference.

If you want up-to-date schedules, please use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Jinan to Wuhan Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 25th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
T879 16:45 04:03 (next day) 11h 18m
Z167 18:05 06:50 (next day) 12h 45m

Wuhan to Jinan Normal-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
US$46 (CNY324) US$30 (CNY207) US$17 (CNY119)

Seat Types on G Trains

As you can see from the train schedule tables above, the journey on this route takes over 5 hours on G trains. It is very important to have a comfortable journey when traveling by train. There are three types of seats on G trains:

  • Business class is the highest class available on high-speed trains. It is the most expensive class but also the most comfortable, especially for long train journeys.
  • First class is comfortable and offers more space than second class.
  • Second class is the most economical and the facilities are better than those on normal-speed trains.

Spend a minute to read about the differences below:

Business Class First Class Second Class
  • Most luxurious
  • 3 seats in a row (2+1)
  • A VIP lounge in the station
  • Fully reclining
  • Free meal on some trains
  • Flat-screen TVs
  • Power outlet available
  • Comfortable ride
  • 4 seats in a row (2+2)
  • Partially reclining
  • Foldable table, a pillow, and a footrest
  • Power outlet available
  • The most affordable
  • 5 seats in a row (3+2)
  • Often crowded
  • Power outlet available

For further reading:

How to Choose Between Train Types and Seat Classes in China

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