China is now known to have the world’s vastest and fastest train network. Being possibly the most economic means of travel, train is flavored domestically and it is still highly likely to encounter ticket shortage during important festivals and national holidays. That being said, the railway system is not necessarily friendly to foreigners. Here are some articles that would help you understand what to expect for booking trains in China:
What service is provided on China high speed trains? Where can you get service from the attendants? Check the details about language, guidance, foo
What do you expect toilets on a China high speed train? Toilets on China bullet train are clean and odor-free with squat toilet, western-style toil
What can you eat and how to eat well on a China high speed train? You can buy/order food and drinks in dining car, at food trolley or buy food and
Checked the details for carry-on baggage allowance normal train, and checked luggage, porter service, useful tips and ect.
What’s the difference between First Class and Economy Seats on bullet train in China? First Class Seats vs. Second Class Seats by comparing price
China Bullet Train Second Class Seats is the economy class with comfortable size, and low ticket fare. Check seats arrangement, equipment, and othe
The best-valued China Bullet Train First Class Seats are better than Second Class Seats and cheaper than Business Class Seats. Check seat size, car
China High Speed Train Business Class Seats are the best and luxury seats. Check its benefits, services, and differences between the First Class Se
Fuxing Train is the newest Electric Multiple Unites train firstly operated in 2017. It is entirely designed and manufactured by Chinese and offers
Normal/regular train, specified with Z, T, K, L, Y, is the conventional train in China with a speed at and below 160km/h. Check advantages, disadva
China intercity high speed train (c train), expected to reach 6,222 kilometers by 2020, runs at a speed of 200 km/h which is highspeed trains runni
D train is the second fastest China high speed train running top speeds to 250 km/h. Check D train quick facts, seats, ticket prices, facilities, s
China high speed train (G-class), covering 80% cities of China, runs at a speed of 250-400km/h which is the fasted & most advanced train in China.
You may encounters questions when buying China train tickets during your train travel in China. The frequently asked questions below regarding ticktet booking, ticket change & cancelltion, and train travel may be helpful to you. Read more about China Train FAQs.
China train tickets released 15 days before departure online. At train stations and ticket agencies, tickets go on sale 15 days in advance.
But you can book tickets with Travel Tour China more than 15 days ahead. Actually, it is recommended that you book tickets with us as early as possible, especially during Chinese holidays and peak periods.
Even tickets are sold out for a route, sometimes we can still find alternatives. Please call us or send us an email to find out the possibility.
If tickets are sold out after you place the order, we will provide alternatives and suggestions if your first choice is unavailable. Payments are 100% refundable if we are not able to obtain your tickets.
Before your tickets are issued, we can change the name/passport number in our system and use the correct passenger's information to issue tickets.
After tickets are issued, we are not able to change the passengers' information. New tickets need to be issued with the correct name/passport number.