Dongguan Railway Station

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This article is about the current Dongguan Railway Station. For the railway station which named "Dongguan" before 2014, see Changping Railway Station (Guangdong).
Dongguan Railway Station
东莞火车站
China Railway
China Railway High-speed
Dongguan Rail Transit
Dongguan Station (New) view.jpg
Location Between Chashan and Shilong, Dongguan, Guangdong
China
Coordinates 23°05′29″N 113°51′17″E / 23.09139°N 113.85472°E / 23.09139; 113.85472Coordinates: 23°05′29″N 113°51′17″E / 23.09139°N 113.85472°E / 23.09139; 113.85472
Operated by Guangshen Railway Company (a subsidiary of the Guangzhou Railway Group)
Dongguan Rail Transit Corporation, Limited
Line(s) Guangshen Railway
Line 2, Dongguan Rail Transit
Platforms 4
History
Opened January 8, 2014
The Dongguan Rail Transit station at Dongguan Railway Station.

Dongguan Railway Station (Chinese: 东莞站; Pinyin: Dōngguǎn Zhàn), also known as New Shilong Railway Station (Chinese: 新石龙站; Pinyin: Xīn Shílóng Zhàn) is a railway station on the Guangzhou–Shenzhen Railway, located between Chashan and Shilong, Dongguan, Guangdong in China. The station is designed by He Jingtang, a prominent Chinese architect and professor at the South China University of Technology's school of architecture.[1] It started to operate on January 8, 2014, which replaced Shilong Railway Station for the passenger train services.[2]

This station has Guangzhou-Shenzhen intercity Multiple unit train (CRH) services and long-distance train services. It also connected with Line 2 of the Dongguan Rail Transit.

Neighboring stations[edit]

Preceding station   China Railways.svg China Railway   Following station
towards Guangzhou
Guangshen Railway
towards Shenzhen
Preceding station   Dongguan Rail Transit   Following station
Terminus   Line 2   Chashan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dongguan's new train station opens". The Nanfang. January 9, 2014. Retrieved March 7, 2016. 
  2. ^ "New Dongguan Railway Station Put into Service". GUANGSHEN RAILWAY CO.,LTD. January 9, 2014. Retrieved March 7, 2016.