Hohhot Railway Station Guides

Opened in 1921, rebuilt in 1996, renovated in 2014, Hohhot Railway Station (Chinese name 呼和浩特站, Huhehaote Zhan) is located in Xincheng District, 2km north of Hohhot downtown. It covers 38,000 square metres, and has 5 platforms, 5 railway tracks. Hohhot Railway Station combines both ordinary passenger train station (denoted with letter Z/T/K) and high-speed train station(G/D/C series) that handles 43 high-speed trains and bullet trains per day, including Beijing-Hohhot High-speed Railway.

Hohhot Railway Station

Station Layout

Hohhot Railway Station has 3 floors.

2F level Departures, waiting room
1F Level Entrance, ticket offices, waiting room, platforms, railway tracks, station square, taxi areas, bus station, restaurants and foods (including KFC, Starbucks)
B1 Level Arrivals, exits

Map and Location

Address: No.41 Dongzhandongjie, Xincheng District, Hohhot, Neimengu Province, China

Hohhot Railway Station is located in Xincheng District, 2km north of Hohhot downtown, 11km southwest of Hohhot East Railway Station, 15km southwest of Hohhot Baita Airport.

How many railway stations in Hohhot?

There are two major railway stations in Hohhot: Hohhot Station, and Hohhot East Station.

Hohhot Railway Station is located in Xincheng District, 2km north of Hohhot downtown.

Hohhot East Railway Station is located in Xincheng District, 10.5km northeast of Hohhot downtown.

Map of Hohhot Railway Station, Map of Hohhot high speed train station, location

Public Transportation

The public transports at Hohhot Railway Station are included taxi and bus. Taxi is mostly recommended

How to get to Hohhot Railway Station?


Taxi is one convenient and fast way to get to or leave Hohhot Railway Station.

Taxi areas are 1F

Taxi Fee in Hohhot

Day(6:00~21:00) Night (21:00~6:00)
0~2 km RMB8 RMB9
2km -10km RMB1.5 per km RMB2 per km
Above 10km RMB2 per km RMB2.5 per km

Taxi to Hohhot Railway Station


There are 25 bus routes to or pass Hohhot Railway Station, including bus 1, bus 2, bus 7. The bus stations are on station square.

Bus to Hohhot Railway Station

How to get to Hohhot Airport (HET)?

Hohhot Baita International Airport(HET) is located 15km northeast of Hohhot Railway Station. How to get to Hohhot Airport from Hohhot Railway Station? Please click on here to get guides.

Hohhot Airport


Step 1: Arrive at Hohhot Railway Station by taxi, car or bus 45 minutes before train departure.

Step 2: Get through the real-name ID check. Please show your passport to station staff at entrance of station. The staff will scan your passport to check your identity document and your booking.

Step 3: Get through security check and find the boarding gate (Ticket Check). The live information of gate is on the overhead screens in departure hall, and the boarding gate No. of your train will be in our confirmation email we send you.

Step 4: Have a seat near the gate to wait for check-in and boarding. The ticket check gate will be opened 20 - 15 minutes prior to the departure time.

Step 5: Ticket check. Please show your passport to station staff to check in . The gate will be closed 5 minutes before train departure

Step 6: Boarding. Find the platform of your train, board the train and then find your seats. How to find your seats?

departures at Hohhot Railway Station

Waiting room at Hohhot Railway Station

Ticket offices

2 ticket offices are on 1F.

Do you need to collect train tickets?

Since Dec 2019, the electronic tickets have been available on most high-speed and bullet train routes from or to Hohhot Railway Station.

It means international travellers can show their passports, likes Chinese ID to check in and board the train directly, and don't need to collect the printed tickets at ticket office.

How to check in the train by E-ticket? Please click on here to get guides.

If you still need to pick up train tickets, please click on here to get guides.


Step 1: After get off your train, follow direction signs to exits.

Step 2: Please show your passport and confirmation No.(or printed ticket) to station staff to check out.

Step 3: Leave Hohhot Railway Station by taxi, bus or car.

exit at Hohhot Railway Station

Foods and Restaurants

There are some food options on station square, including Chinese food, fast food, Starbucks and KFC.

KFC at Hohhot Railway Station

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