Chengdu Railway Station

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Chengdu
成都
Chengudzhan.JPG
A view of the Chengdu Railway Station.
Location North Second Ring Road, Jinniu District, Chengdu, Sichuan
China
Coordinates Coordinates: 30°41′57″N 104°4′15″E / 30.69917°N 104.07083°E / 30.69917; 104.07083
Platforms 6
Connections
  • Bus terminal

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, 17 km 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

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

External links[edit]

Preceding station   China Railways.svg China Railway   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