More long haul trains from West Kowloon

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The MTRC says it will operate more long distance express rail trains between the mainland and Hong Kong from July 10.

The number of long-haul trains on the Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link will increase from 13 to 17 a day.

The additional long-haul trains will take passengers to Chongqing, Nanling, Tianjin and Zhaoqing.

The number of mainland destinations reachable from West Kowloon will increase from 44 to 58, the railway said.

The 14 new destinations include Baiyangdian, Chongqing West, Foshan West, Guiyang East, Handan East, Hengshan West, Nanning East, Sanshui South, Shantou, Tianjin West, Wuzhou South, Yueyang East, Zhaoqing East and Zunyi.