Guangzhou East Railway Station

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China Railway
Guangzhou Metro
Other names China Railway Guangzhoudong Railway Station
Guangzhou Metro Guangzhou East Railway Station
Tianhe Railway Station (formerly)
Location 1 Dongzhan Lu, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, Guangdong
Coordinates 23°09′12.58″N 113°19′11.09″E / 23.1534944°N 113.3197472°E / 23.1534944; 113.3197472Coordinates: 23°09′12.58″N 113°19′11.09″E / 23.1534944°N 113.3197472°E / 23.1534944; 113.3197472
Operated by China Railway Corporation
Guangshen Railway Company
Guangzhou Metro Co. Ltd.
Platforms China Railway 12 (5 island platforms, 2 side platforms)
Guangzhou Metro 4 (2 island platforms)
  • Bus terminal
Structure type China Railway surface
Guangzhou Metrounderground
Opened China Railway 1940
Guangzhou Metro 28 June 1999 (Line 1)
Guangzhou Metro 26December 2005 (Line 3)
Previous names Tianhe
China Railways.svg China Railway
towards Guangzhou
Guangshen Railway
towards Shenzhen
MTR logo.svg MTR
towards Zhaoqing
Guangdong Through Train
towards Hung Hom
Guangzhou Metro
toward Xilang
Line 1 Terminus
toward Tiyu Xilu
Line 3
Line 3's metro platform at Guangzhou East Railway Station

Guangzhoudong Railway Station (simplified Chinese: 广州东站; traditional Chinese: 廣州東站; pinyin: Gǔangzhōudōng Zhàn) also known as Tianhe Station (Chinese: 天河站; pinyin: Tiānhé Zhàn) serves the city of Guangzhou, China. It is located in Tianhe District, Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China.

The railway, metro, and bus terminal stations is interconnected as a single station complex. There is an immigration check point within the station for Guangdong Through Train passengers travelling to and from Hong Kong.

Rail services[edit]

Rail services serving Guangzhou East railway station include:

Metro services[edit]

An interchange station between Lines 1 and 3 of the Guangzhou Metro. It is located at the underground of China Railway station in Linhe Zhonglu (Chinese: 林和中路; literally: "Linhe Middle Road"), Tianhe District. It started operations on 28 June 1999 (Line 1 section) and 26 December 2005 (Line 3 section) respectively.[1][2][3]

Station layout[edit]

G Street level Exit
Lobby Customer Service, Shops, Vending machines, ATMs
Platform 2 Line 1 towards Xilang (Tianhe Sports Center)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 1 Line 1 termination platform →
Platform 2 Line 3 towards Tiyu Xilu (Linhexi)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Platform 1 Line 3 towards Airport South (Yantang)


Exit number Exit location
Exit B Linhe Xilu
Exit D Non-public access (closed)
Exit E Guangzhoudong Railway Station Main Hall (closed)
Exit F Linehe Zhonglu
Exit G G1 Guangzhoudong Railway Station
G2 Bus Terminal Station
Exit H Guangyuan Donglu
Exit I Guangzhoudong Railway Station
Exit J Guangyuan Donglu

See also[edit]