Guangzhou-Hong Kong journey time to be cut to only 48 mins     03/17/2017 09:42
Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link is expected to be inaugurated in the third quarter of 2018. By then, it will take only 48 minutes from Guangzhou to Hong Kong.

The total length of the railway is 145 kilometers, and the trains will run between Guangzhou South Railway Station (Guangzhou Metro Line 2 and 7)and Kowloon West Station in Hong Kong, passing Qingsheng Station (Guangzhou Metro Line 4), Humen Station (Dongguan), Guangmingcheng Station(Shenzhen), Shenzhen North Station(Shenzhen Metro Line 4 and 5) and Futian Station(Shenzhen Metro Line 2,3 and 11). The designed running speed is about 350 km/h.

Main body of the railway has been completed and a trial run between Hong Kong and Shenzhen is planned in mid-2017.

Other Guangzhou-to-Hong Kong transportation

Guangzhou-Kowloon Train: 2 hours; 210 HKD

Guangzhou-Shenzhen Railway: 36 minutes to 79 minutes; 79.5 RMB

Bus: 3 to 4 hours; 70 to 150 RMB

Ship: 100 minutes; 300 RMB

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (not available yet): 2 hours

来源:News GD     Editor:谭晶