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Added amenities for Xiamen Train Station & Xiamen North Station

WiFi Free wifi service was put into trial operation at both Xiamen Railway Station and Xiamen North Railway Station. Search for “车站免费WiFi”, and you can enjoy free WiFi without typing in any information.   WiFi bandwidth: 200M Rate: 25mb/s Capacity: 7,000 users at the same time   New channel at Xiamen Railway Station A new one-way road “Zhan Dong Er Road”/站东二路 from Zhan Nan Road/站南路 to Xiahe Road/厦禾路 is expected to be put into service at Xiamen Railway Station by the end of

New bullet train from Xiamen Island to Hangzhou commences

Xiamen Railway Station   Starting from June 26th, residents on Xiamen Island who plan to travel from Xiamen to Hangzhou by train no longer need to bother going to the Xiamen North Railway Station. A new train service linking the Xiamen Railway Station and the Hangzhou East Railway Station has been launched.   The newly launched G1680 takes 6 hours and 18 minutes to travel from Xiamen to Hangzhou.   Hangzhou West Lake   Hangzhou Lingyin Temple   G1680 Depart from Xiamen Railway Station: 7:38 a.m. Arrive at Hangzhou East

Xiamen Railway Station put into full operation after nearly 2 years' renovation

  On January 24th, the first day of this year’s Spring Festival travel rush, Xiamen Railway Station was put into full operation after nearly two years’ renovation. But construction on Xiamen Metro Line 1 is still ongoing outside the north station building.   This year, Xiamen Gaoqi Railway Station ceased handling passengers with normal speed tickets, and they were informed to get on the trains at the south station building of the Xiamen Railway Station.   The newly renovated south and north station buildings will handle passengers with

Main transportation changes in town starting in 2016

A new year is approaching, and many new changes are projected to make your travel in or from the city more convenient, as follows:   1. Northern Building of Xiamen Railway Station   The Northern Building of Xiamen Railway Station (photo taken on December 19th)   The newly renovated building is expected to be put into operation on January 23rd. The southern building was operational in February this year.   Starting from January 10th, 2016, passengers who book trains departing from Xiamen to Shenzhen can board at the Xiamen

Xiamen Railway Station Opening: 16 new departures

As the construction work on Xiamen Railway Station comes to a close, 16 high-speed trains that currently take their departure from Xiamen North Railway Station will be extended to Xiamen Railway Station and use it as the starting station. This adjustment is part of the new national railway operation diagram and is scheduled to be put into effect next January 10th. The 16 train services include: - D2305 - D2302 - D673 - D674 - D2332 - D682 - D683 - D684 - D685 - D2316 - D2317 from Xiamen to Shenzhen - D6334 - D6331 from Xiamen to Fuding - G5302 - G5303 from

Xiamen Railway Station expected to be put into full operation by year's end

  After nearly two years of renovation work, the Xiamen Railway Station is expected to be put into full operation by year’s end.   The railway station has been closed for renovations since March 1st, 2014, with 59 pairs of bullet trains and regular-speed trains having been transferred to the Xiamen North Railway Station and Gaoqi Railway Station.   The south square and the south station of the Xiamen Railway Station were reopened on February 4th. After their reopening, 31 pairs of trains, including 17 bullet trains and 14 regular-speed trains

North station building of Xiamen Railway Station to open by year end

North square of Xiamen Railway Station is expected to be put into use by the end of this year      Construction on the north station building of Xiamen Railway Station has begun interior decoration and facility installation work. The building is expected to be put into use by the end of this year. The south station building and south square started operation in advance of the Spring Festival Travel rush at the beginning of this year. The north station building and north square, once they are open, will further increase the reception capacity of the railway

Xiamen North Railway Station implements 8-minute ban on temporary stop

    Drivers picking up or dropping passengers off from Xiamen North Railway Station, who make temporary stops at timed parking zones, have to adhere to the station's 8-minute ban or they will be fined. Under the new ban, offending drivers who make temporary stops at the arrival or departure pick-up/drop-off points for more than 8 minutes at the station will face fines. The new ban was launched on August 17th and is currently in effect. Last year, the station adopted a "leave without stop" regulation from Xiamen airport, but most of the offenders were just

Investment of RMB 230M completed for 46 major projects in Xiamen

Xiamen Metro Line 1      46 key under-construction projects in Xiamen attracted 230 million yuan in the first half of this year, according to the Xiamen Development and Reform Commission. These projects included the first phase of Xiamen Metro Line One, which completed digging on 4,968 meters of tunnel as of the end of June; the third phase of Xiamen Software Park; the expansion project of Xiamen Railway Station; Xinglin Business Operation Center; and construction of No. 20 and No. 21 berths at the Haicang Port area. In addition, two other near-complete

Xiamen railway stations gear up for upcoming Dragon Boat Festival holiday

The city's railway stations are expected to handle more than 600,000 passengers arriving in or departing from Xiamen during this weekend, the Dragon Boat Festival holiday.     The travel rush is expected to last from Friday until Monday. The Railway Department will launch into holiday transportation mode on Friday.    Bullet train tickets for short-distance trips on June 19 and 20, departing from Xiamen to Fuzhou, Fuding, Longyan, Sanming and other destinations in Fujian Province have almost sold out.    Meanwhile, Hangzhou,

North square of Xiamen Railway Station expected to be finished this Nov.

The construction work on the north square of the Xiamen Railway Station is expected to be completed as early as this November, said Wu Jinyang, the head engineer of the renovation project. The south square opened in February this year, and all the facilities of the Xiamen Railway Station are expected to be put into operation by the end of this year as planned. The north station building will be equipped with two ticket lobbies and one of them will be for self-service ticket machines. About 100 pairs of trains will be running daily via the station with 80,000 passengers a day after

Xiamen to build new railway station in Xiang'an District

The new railway station, the “Xiamen East Railway Station”, is expected to be the starting point for high-speed trains on the Fuzhou-Xiamen High-speed Railway     Xiamen currently has three railway stations; Xiamen Railway Station, Xiamen North Railway Station and Gaoqi Railway Station, and the Gaoqi Railway Station is now used for cargo transport only.    The Xiamen government has revealed that a new railway station will be built in Xiang’an District where a new airport is also under construction. The new airport is expected to be

New commercial center to be built within Xiamen Railway Station area

The project’s main building is the MixC Shopping Mall, which will have branded shops, a catering area and an entertainment area. City Crossing will be a hub for office buildings, hotels and other entertainment facilities     With planned investment of 3 billion yuan, a new commercial center called City Crossing is expected to be built at the intersection of Hubin Nan Road and Hubin Dong Road, an area about 500 meters away from the Xiamen Railway Station.    According to the Xiamen Environmental Protection Bureau, the new commercial center project

North square of Xiamen Railway Station to open in late 2015

According to the local transportation department, the north square and the north station of the Xiamen Railway Station are expected to be put into operation by the end of 2015. Meanwhile, the construction of the north square of the Xiamen North Railway Station is expected to be completed in late 2015. Due to the construction of the advanced railway network, the passenger flow of Xiamen Railways reached a record high during the 2015 Spring Festival. Parts of the Xiamen Railway Station and a temporary waiting hall set up at the south square of the Xiamen Railway Station were put into

Train tickets in Xiamen in short supply for the Spring Festival travel rush

Data showed train tickets for train service from February 12th to 14th are in hot demand in Xiamen, and almost all of the tickets for normal speed trains and bullet trains have been sold out.    The 3 railway stations in Xiamen are expected to handle about 4.338 million passengers during this year’s travel rush.      The ticket sales condition of the train service from February 12th to 14th in Xiamen is as follows:    1) Normal speed trains:    Xiamen-Beijing, Changchun, Xi’an, Chongqing, Taiyuan,
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