Hong Kong – Fuzhou by High Speed Train

How to Travel from Hong Kong to Fuzhou

The distance between Hong Kong and Fuzhou (Capital city of Fujian Province) is about 860 kilometers. You can fly from Hong Kong to Fuzhou or ride a high speed train from Shenzhen North Station to Fuzhou. Direct high speed train service linking Hong Kong and Fuzhou will be launched in 3Q of 2018.

  • Step 1: Hong Kong – Shenzhen by MTR & metro
  • Step 2: Shenzhen – Fuzhou by bullet train

Hong Kong – Fuzhou High Speed Train

Schedule, Ticket Price & Duration

Hong Kong West Kowloon – Fuzhou by Bullet Train (1 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY/HK$)
1st Cls 2nd Cls Biz Cls
G3002 HK West Kowloon to Fuzhou 14:23 – 20:03 5h40 ¥339.5 ¥544
G3001 Fuzhou to HK West Kowloon 08:25 – 14:00 5h35 $390 $625
For a live schedule & ticket availability & more trains, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/

High speed trains between Hong Kong and Fuzhou has been launched. More info will be updated later.

Currently, there are no direct bullet trains linking Hong Kong with Fuzhou. But it will be available in 3Q of 2018 when Hong Kong West Kowloon Station begin operation.

Now, you will have to make a transfer at Shenzhen North Station (Hong Kong – Shenzhen – Fuzhou).Below explains how to travel from Hong Kong to Fuzhou by bullet train.

Hong Kong – Fuzhou via Shenzhen by Bullet Train

From Hong Kong to Fuzhou: First, take Hong Kong’s East Rail MTR service to Lok Ma Chau station, then get across the border and pass border control and walk into Futian Checkpoint metro station at Shenzhen’side, from where you can take metro line 4 to Shenzhen North Station. All the high speed trains to Fuzhou depart from Shenzhen North Railway Station.

About 25 daily high speed trains run from Shenzhen North Station to Fuzhou, of which 21 trains arrive at Fuzhou South Railway Station and 4 at Fuzhou Railway Station. Most of them are D trains with only one G train. Travel time ranges from 5 hrs to 6 hrs and ticket fares are CNY259 in a 2nd class seat

from hong kong to shenzhen via lok ma chau station
hong kong – shenzhen via lok ma chau station by mtr and metro of shenzhen

Stations used

Schedule, Fares & Duration

Shenzhen – Fuzhou by high speed train (25 daily)
Train Type From – To Frequency 1st-Last Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
1st Cls 2nd Cls Biz Cls
D, G train Shenzhen North – Fuzhou South 21 5 – 5h40 414 259
D, G train Shenzhen North – Fuzhou 4 5.5h – 6hrs 414 259
For a live schedule & ticket availability, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/

Useful resources

From Fuzhou to Hong Kong:Do as explained above in an oppisite direction. Take a high speed train from Fuzhou to Shenzhen North first, then metro to Futian Checkpoint station and Lok Ma Chau station, from where take MTR to central Hong Kong.

Major Stations along the Route

Major cities or stations along the Hong Kong – Shenzhen – Fuzhou high speed train route include: Shenzhen North, Shenzhen Pingshan, Huizhou South, Shanwei, Chaoshan Station, Zhangzhou, Xiamen North (see Hong Kong to Xiamen train page), Quanzhou, Putian, Fuzhou South etc

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