Chengdu Railway Station

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Chengdu Station
成都站
Chengudzhan.JPG
A view of the Chengdu Railway Station.
Location
Province Sichuan
(See other stations in Sichuan)
City Chengdu
District Jinniu
North Second Ring Road
Coordinates Coordinates: 30°41′57″N 104°4′15″E / 30.69917°N 104.07083°E / 30.69917; 104.07083
History
Pinyin Code Chengdu
Station statistics
No. of platforms 6
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Chengdu Railway Station (simplified Chinese: 成都火车站; traditional Chinese: 成都火車站; pinyin: Chéngdū Huǒchē Zhàn) is one of the 3 major railway stations in Chengdu, China, the others being Chengdu South Railway Station and Chengdu East Railway Station.

The station is located on North Second Ring Road, Jinniu District, to the North of the city centre. It is governed by Chengdu Railway Bureau and is one of the most important hubs of the railway network in China.

Nicknames[edit]

This railway station is commonly called by locals as "Huǒ Chē Běi Zhàn"(North Railway Station), as the connecting Chengdu Metro station is called. However, confusingly there is another officially named Chengdu North Railway Station, 17km north of this station, which is a large freight marshalling area and handles no passengers.

Soft Seat Waiting Area 2

Connections[edit]

Chengdu Railway Station is the terminus of the main Baoji–Chengdu railway line, Chengdu–Chongqing railway line, Chengdu–Kunming railway line, Chengdu–Dujiangyan high-speed railway line, and Dazhou–Chengdu railway line.

Province Destination
Sichuan
Mianyang, Xichang, Dujiangyan, Qingchengshan, Lidui Park, Guangyuan, Dazhou, Nanchong, Bazhong, Panzhihua, and Yibin.
Guizhou
Guiyang
Chongqing
Chongqing
Beijing
Beijing
Tianjin
Tianjin
Shanghai
Shanghai
Jiangsu
Nanjing and Yangzhou.
Zhejiang
Hangzhou, Ningbo and Wenzhou.
Guangdong
Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Dongguan.
Hunan
Changsha
Hainan
Haikou
Hubei
Wuhan and Yichang.
Inner Mongolia
Hohhot
Liaoning
Shenyang
Henan
Zhengzhou
Shanxi
Taiyuan
Shaanxi
Xi'an
Jiangxi
Nanchang
Fujian
Fuzhou
Guangxi
NanningGuilin
Gansu
Lanzhou
Yunnan
Kunming
Xinjiang
Urumqi
Shandong
Qingdao
Qinghai
Xining
Tibet
Lhasa

Transportation[edit]

Chengdu Railway Station can be reached by taking Chengdu Metro Line 1

References[edit]

See also[edit]

Preceding station   China Railways.svg China Railways   Following station
Terminus Chengdu–Dujiangyan Intercity Railway
Terminus Chengdu–Chongqing Railway
Terminus Chengdu-Kunming Railway
towards Kunming
Terminus Chengdu West Ring Railway
towards Chengdu South
towards Baoji
Baoji–Chengdu Railway Terminus
towards Dazhou
Dazhou–Chengdu Railway Terminus