Liuzhou–Nanning intercity railway

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Liuzhou–Nanning
intercity railway
柳南城际铁路
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Tracks of Liuzhou–Nanning intercity railway at Nanning East railway station
Overview
Status Open
Locale Liuzhou
Nanning
Termini Liuzhou
Nanning
Services 1
Operation
Operator(s) China Railway High-speed
Technical
Line length 226 km (140 mi)
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Operating speed 250Km/h
Liuzhou-Nanning Railway
Line length: 226 km (140 mi)
Track gauge: 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Maximum speed: 250 km/h (155 mph)

Liuzhou–Nanning intercity railway is a high-speed railway in South-Western China. It connects the provincial capital of Nanning to the north east of Guangxi province. It also connects with the Hengyang–Liuzhou intercity railway, allowing for diverse connections with distant destinations, such as Wuhan, Shanghai, and Beijing.

History[edit]

Construction commenced in 2009 and was completed in mid 2013. It was opened for service on 28 December 2013.[1] It was part of a network of railways that opened on the same day, connecting Nanning to Beihai on the coast.

Route[edit]

The 226 km route has a designed maximum speed of 250 km/h.

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