Wuhan-Guangzhou High-Speed Railway

World's Fastest Railway

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My ride on the Wuguang High-Speed Railway on April 24, 2011, the train was maintaining an average speed of 310 km/hour and it took 3 hours 15 minutes from Wuhan Station to Guangzhou South Station. It maintained the highest speed in the world, at least up until this moment.

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Even though the train was moving faster than the airplane with 333 km/hour, I could not feel the speed. It was very quiet and comfortable. The fashionable compartment was so nice and clean. The well dress crew member I met was a very nice looking lady and she could speak very good English. The train ticket from Wuhan to Guangzhou was RMB490.

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As of this moment, the fastest train in US, the Acela Express that travels between Boston and Washington, capable of 150 mph - averages only about 80 mph on its 450-mile journey with traveling time of 6.5 hours.

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Wuhan Railway Station

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Wuhan-Guangzhou High-speed railway starts from Wuhan Railway Station, which locates in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province. It is ended at Guangzhou South Train Station. The distance between Wuhan and Guangzhou is 968 Km.

Guangzhou South Train Station

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Guangzhou South Railway Station is located at Shipu South Avenue, Panyu. It is the largest Railway Station in Guangzhou and South China. It is an interchange station for Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Railway, Guangzhou-Maoming Railway, Guangzhou Zhuhai Railway and Wuguang High-Speed Railway. It links to Guangzhou Metro.

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Mandarin introduction video provides more information about the Wuhan-Guangzhou Railway.

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Guangzhou Railway Station


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It is the original and the oldest Guangzhou Station. It is surrounded by many wholesale industries.

Address: No. 159, Huanshi Xi Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou, China.
Tel: 020-61357581
Metro Subway Line #2 and Line #5

Guangzhou East Railway Station


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Guangzhou and Hong Kong Through Train starts from Guangzhou East Railway Station. The train ticket is HK$190 one way. You will go through Immigration Department before boarding onto the train,

Address: Linhe Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China.
Tel: 020-87146222
Metro Subway Line 3

Guangzhou North Railway Station


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Address: Xinhua Town, Huadu District, Guangzhou, China. Tel: 020-61356850


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