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Guangzhou - Shenzhen - Hong Kong High-Speed Train

Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link, also called Guangzhou - Shenzhen – Hong Kong High-Speed Railway, links Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Hong Kong, and will connect Hong Kong with the high-speed railway network in Mainland China.

The New High-Speed Trains to Hong Kong

The section of Guangzhou – Shenzhen high-speed railway has been put into service in 2011. The section of Shenzhen – Hong Kong will come into operation in the third quarter of 2018. After that, the travel time between Hong Kong and Shenzhen will be shortened to 23 minutes; and the travel time between Hong Kong and Guangzhou will be shortened from 2 hours to 48 minutes. Travel time between Shanghai and Hong Kong will be cut from 20 hours to 7 hours. Travel time between Beijing and Hong Kong will also be cut from 24 hours to 8 hours.

  • Distance: 142 kilometers (88 miles)
  • Terminals: West Kowloon Station and Guangzhou South Station
  • Number of stops: 7 stations along the way
  • Duration: Hong Kong – Shenzhen: 23 minutes; Hong Kong – Guangzhou: 48 minutes

Stations of Guangzhou – Shenzhen – Hong Kong High-Speed Train

Station (in English) Station (in Chinese) Journey Time
Hong Kong (West Kowloon Station) 香港(西九龙站) 14 minutes 23 minutes 48 minutes
Futian 福田
Shenzhen North 深圳北
Guangmingcheng 光明城

Humen 虎门

Qingsheng 庆盛

Guangzhou South 广州南

Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link

Kowloon Station Kowloon Station

What Is The Train Like?

  • The Guangzhou – Shenzhen – Hong Kong high-speed train has 8 carriages. The first and last carriages are for first class. The remaining 6 carriages are for second class. The whole train is covered by WIFI.
  • Each seat is equipped with power sockets. Each row of seats can be rotated by 180 degrees.
  • Each carriage has luggage racks for large luggage. And there are luggage racks above the seats for suitcases that are less than 24 inches wide.
  • A handicapped restroom is available at the connection between carriage no. 7 and carriage no.8, and it is equipped with a diaper changing table.

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