Xining railway station

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Xining Station
Xining Station 01.jpg
Xining Station
Province Qinghai
(See other stations in Qinghai)
City Xining
District Chengdong
Qilian Lu
Coordinates 36°37′13″N 101°48′45″E / 36.62028°N 101.81250°E / 36.62028; 101.81250
Pinyin Code Xining
Year opened 1959
Station statistics
Operator(s) Ministry of Railways of the People's Republic of China
Line(s) Lanzhou–Qinghai Railway,
Qinghai–Tibet Railway
No. of platforms 3
Aiga bus inv.svg Major bus terminal(s) attached to the station

Xining railway station (simplified Chinese: 西宁站; traditional Chinese: 西寧站; pinyin: Xīníng Zhàn) is the main railway station serving the city of Xining in Qinghai, China. It is the first station on the Qinghai–Tibet Railway which connects the city with Lhasa in Tibet.


The station opened in 1959.[1]

See also[edit]


Preceding station   China Railways.svg China Railways   Following station
towards Lanzhou
Lanzhou–Qinghai Railway Terminus
Terminus Qinghai–Tibet Railway
towards Lhasa