Dongguan railway station

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Dongguan
东莞
China Railway
China Railway High-speed
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   ChinaRailwayHighspeed-notext.svg China Railway High-speed   Following station
towards Guangzhou
Guangzhou–Shenzhen 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.