How to Travel between HK & Wenzhou
Wenzhou, a famous manufacture city in Zhejiang Province in China is just about 1200 kilometers northeast of Hong Kong. Passengers can travel between Hong Kong and Wenzhou by high speed train or flight. If by a bullet train, you will have to make a transfer at Shenzhen North Station (HK West Kowloon – Shenzhen North – Wenzhou South).
Hong Kong – Wenzhou Rail Route Map
|By plane||Dynamic||2h5||Check live airfare at Trip.com (English Ctrip)|
|By high speed train||75+362=437||8.5h||Buy at China Highlights or China DIY Travel (Promo code “ct123“)|
By flight:Flight is far more faster than a high speed train, but it can be expersive and an uncertain option as it may get often delayed or sometimes cancelled in China. If you are in a rush, then opt for a plane.
By bullet train: Chinese high speed trains are punctual, fast, smooth and comfortable with spacious leg room and air-condition. The high speed trains run frequently between HK and Shenzhen, Shenzhen and Wenzhou, which are fairly cheap and reliable.
- Step 1. Hong Kong – Shenzhen North by high speed train (open a new page)
- Step 2. Shenzhen North – Wenzhou South by D train
Hong Kong West Kowloon – Shenzhen North: Seen at Hong Kong to Shenzhen train page. Shenzhen has two stations serving bullet trains to or from Hong Kong, Futian Railway Station and Shenzhen North Railway Station. You should arrive at Shenzhen North.
From Shenzhen to Wenzhou: There are 6 daily bullet trains running between Shenzhen North Station (ShenzhenBei)and Wenzhou South Station (WenzhouNan), taking about 7.5 hours and a second class seat costs CNY362.
From Wenzhou to Shenzhen: There are 8 high speed trains from Wenzhou South to Shenzhen North daily.
|HK – Shenzhen – Wenzhou by high speed train|
|Trains||From – To||Frequency||Duration||Ticket Fares (CNY)|
|1st Cls||2nd Cls||Biz Cls|
|G trains||HK West Kowloon – Shenzhen Nort||55||19m||120||75|
|D trains||Shenzhen North – Wenzhou South||8||7.5h||579||362|
For a live schedule & ticket availability, please refer tohttp://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/
How to Take a Train from HK West Kowloon
Photos courtesy of Keith Wong, a Singaporean working in HK & ChinaTrain12306 visitor.
Which Train Station
- Station name:HK West Kowloon(香港西九龙)
- Location: Jordan, HK (Google Map)
- Getting there: by Hong Kong MTR on Kowloon MTR stop or Austin MTR stop (MTR Planner)
- Station name:Shenzhen North (Shenzhenbei, 深圳北站)
- Location:Baoan District (Google Map)
- Getting there: metro line 4, line 5 & line 6 (use Shenzhen metro planner)
- Station name:Wenzhou South (Wenzhounan, 温州南站)
- Location:Ouhai District (Google Map)
- Getting there: by Bus 24, 30, 104, 74, 82, 102, 73, 75, etc
When to Buy Tickets
If you buy tickets at train stations, the tickets go on sale 28 days before travel date. If you book tickets online, the tickets start to sell 30 days in advance.
Where to Buy Tickets
You can buy tickets at any train stations including HK West Kowloon, Wenzhou South, Shenzhen North ,etc. You can also use a trusted ticket agent like www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/ and www.china-diy-travel.com (use PROMO Code: ct123 to reduce your service fee).
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