Guangzhou East railway station

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Guangzhoudong

广州东
China Railway
Guangzhou Metro
GZERS 2014.JPG
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese广州东站
Traditional Chinese廣州東站
General information
Other namesChina Railway Guangzhoudong railway station
Guangzhou Metro Guangzhou East railway station
Tianhe railway station (formerly)
Location1 Dongzhan Lu, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, Guangdong
China
Coordinates23°09′02″N 113°19′30″E / 23.150566°N 113.3249°E / 23.150566; 113.3249Coordinates: 23°09′02″N 113°19′30″E / 23.150566°N 113.3249°E / 23.150566; 113.3249
Operated byGuangzhou Railway Group
Guangzhou Metro Co. Ltd.
Line(s)
PlatformsChina Railway 12 (5 island platforms, 2 side platforms)
Guangzhou Metro 4 (2 island platforms)
Connections
  • Bus terminal
Construction
Structure typeChina Railway surface
Guangzhou Metrounderground
Other information
Station code
  • China Railway:
  • TMIS code: 23711
  • Telegraph code: GGQ
  • Pinyin code: GZD
  • Metro:
  • 116 (Line 1)
  • 318 (Line 8)
ClassificationTop Class station
History
OpenedChina Railway 1940
Guangzhou Metro 28 June 1999 (Line 1)
Guangzhou Metro 26 December 2005 (Line 3)
Previous namesTianhe
Services
Preceding station China Railways.svg China Railway Following station
Guangzhou
Terminus
Guangzhou–Shenzhen railway Dongguan
towards Shenzhen
Yunlu
towards Guangzhou
Shipai
towards Shenzhen
Terminus Guangzhou–Meizhou–Shantou railway Shipai
towards Shantou
Preceding station MTR MTR Following station
Zhaoqing
towards Foshan
Guangdong through train Dongguan
towards Hung Hom
Zhuzhou
towards Shanghai
Shanghai–Kowloon through train Hung Hom
Terminus
Changsha
towards Beijing West
Beijing–Kowloon through train
Preceding station Guangzhou Metro Following station
Tianhe Sports Center
towards Xilang
Line 1 Terminus
Linhexi
towards Tiyu Xilu
Line 3 Yantang
towards Airport North (Terminal 2) or Tianhe Coach Terminal
Line 3's metro platform at Guangzhou East railway station

Guangzhoudong railway station (Chinese: 广州东站) also known as Tianhe Station (Chinese: 天河站; pinyin: Tiānhé Zhàn; Jyutping: tin1ho4 zaam6) serves the city of Guangzhou, located in the city's Tianhe District.

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]

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