Chengdu East Railway Station
Opened on May 08 2011, Chengdu East Railway Station (Chinese name 成都东客站, Chengdu Dong) is located in Chenghua District, around 9km southeast of Chengdu urban center. The station is a high-speed rail hub that covers 220,000 square metre, and has 14 platforms, 26 railway tracks. Chengdu East Railway Station combines both ordinary passenger train station (denoted with letter Z/T/K) and high-speed train station(G/D/C series), serving Chengdu-Chongqing intercity railway, Chengdu-Guiyang high-speed railway, Dazhou-Chengdu railway and Xi'an-Chengdu high-speed railway, and running 197 high-speed trains per day.
Chengdu East Railway Station has 5 floors, including one high-speed rail station, east square and west square. The Metro Line 2 and Line 7 connects the station with Chengdu's urban center.
|Mezzanine of 2F||Commercial Area and restaurants, including McDonalds|
|2F||Entrance B and D, Departures hall, 2 ticket offices, Taxi drop-off area, some restaurants, including KFC and Starbucks.|
|1F||Train platforms, Transfers, one ticket office, Entrance A|
|B1||Arrival hall, Exits, Taxi Pick-up Areas, Metro Line 2 and Line 7 station, West Square (Taxi, Airport bus station, parking lots), East Sqaure (Taxi, City bus station)|
|B2||Metro Line 2 platforms|
|B3||Metro Line 7 platforms|
Location and Map
Address: 333 QiongLaiShan Road, Chenghua District, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China
Chengdu East Railway Station is located 9km southeast of Chengdu downtown, 11km northeast of Chengdu South Railway Station, 22km northeast of Chengdu Shuangliu Airport, 17km south of Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.
FAQs of Chengdu East Railway Station
1. How far is Chengdu East Railway Station from downtown of Chengdu ?
The station is located 9km southeast of downtown of Chengdu
2. How far is Chengdu East Railway Station from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport(CTU)?
The station is located 23km northwest of Chengdu Shuangliu Airport. How to get to Chengdu Shuangliu Airport from Chengdu East Railway Station?
3. How to get to Chengdu East Railway station by metro or taxi?
4. Do I need to pick up the train tickets to board the train?
Because the electronic tickets have been available on most train routes depart from Chengdu East Railway Station, you don't need to pick up printed tickets. But for the train from Chengdu to Hong Kong, you still need to pick up the printed tickets at ticket office before your check-in.
5. When do I need to arrive at the station before the train departure?
Chengdu East Railway Station is very big and crowded. Allow yourself plenty of time, at least 45 minutes to queue up for security checks and boarding. But if your train is to Hong Kong, you need to get to station at least 1 hour before the train departure to pick up the train tickets at ticket office.
6. Are there any foods in Chengdu East Railway station?
There are many options foods and retaurants in the departure hall, including Chinese food, KFC, McDonald's and Starbucks.
7. How many railway stations in Chengdu?
How many railway stations in Chengdu?
Chengdu East Railway Station is located Chenghua District, 9km southeast of Chengdu downtown.
Chengdu South Railway Station is located Wuhou District, 7km south of Chengdu downtown.
Chengdu Railway Station is located Jinjiu District, 4.5km north of Chengdu downtown.>