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The 26km High Speed Rail (Hong Kong Section) runs from West Kowloon and connects Hong Kong with the Mainland’s 25,000 km national high-speed rail network. Whether it is for business or leisure, you can explore more destinations with the reliable and comfortable High Speed Rail service.

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Speedy: Running at 200km/h in the Hong Kong Section and up to 350km/h in the Mainland Section, High Speed Rail is the fastest cross-boundary land transport in Hong Kong. Direct: Connecting you from Hong Kong to 58 Mainland stations without interchange. Reliable: Punctual and less affected by traffic conditions.

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High Speed Rail Baggage Regulations

High Speed Rail does not provide baggage or parcel consignments. Passengers may contact the service provider for parcel consignment and delivery services which is located in the Ticketing Concourse at level B1 (next to the Ticketing Counter), Hong Kong West Kowloon Station.

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For enquiries, please call the High Speed Rail Ticketing and Service Hotline on 21200888. This message issued : 2020-02-12 17:17 Following the HKSAR Government’s measures to handle the outbreak of virus, train service on the High Speed Rail between Hong Kong West Kowloon Station and the Mainland has been suspended since 30 January until

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High Speed Rail After-sales Services

Ticket alteration should be processed no later than 30 minutes before train departure times. For tickets with Hong Kong West Kowloon as departure station, the alteration cut-off time is 60 minutes before train departure. Tickets purchased in cash that have already been collected can be refunded at the Hong Kong West Kowloon Station.

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High Speed Rail Train Facilities

Second Class passengers can connect to the world by selecting the "MTR Free Wi-Fi" network for free connectivity of up to 15 minutes per session with maximum 1 session in Hong Kong section and maximum 2 sessions in Mainland section for each smart phone / computer.

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Hong Kong Express Rail Link - Wikipedia

The railway is the first high-speed rail link between mainland China and Hong Kong; it roughly halved travel time between Hong Kong and Guangzhou, and connected Hong Kong to most major mainland Chinese cities via the countryextensive high-speed railway network. Construction began in 2011 and was hampered by construction delays and political

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Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link

A high-speed railway connecting Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Hong Kong, railway was brought up in the late 1990s by the Government of Hong Kong. This Regional Express Railway (RER) proposal was developed in the 1994 “Railway Development Study” (RDS); it foresaw a continual growth of Hong Kongpopulation over the next two decades and strong

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Is Hong Kong’s high-speed railway the fastest way from A to B

Subscribe to our YouTube channel here: sc.mp/2kAfuvJHong Kong’s high-speed railway has just opened, but does it significantly reduce traveling time?

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Rail transport in Hong Kong - Wikipedia

The Hong Kong section of the Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (sometimes abbreviated "XRL HK section") is a 26-km long stretch of high-speed rail that links Hong Kong to mainland China. The Hong Kong section opened for commercial service on 23 September 2018.

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Anti-Hong Kong Express Rail Link movement - Wikipedia

The anti-Hong Kong Express Rail Link movement was a social movement and period of civil discontent in Hong Kong between mid-2009 and early 2010. Select groups of Hong Kong residents protested at the proposed Hong Kong section of the Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (abbreviated "XRL"), a high-speed railway that would link Hong Kong with mainland Chinagrowing high-speed

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Was Hong Kong’s high-speed rail line to mainland China worth

Sep 10, 2018 · Aside from the high-speed rail, the projects included the Sha Tin-Central Link and the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, which have both also been delayed, and seen their costs balloon, to HK$97.1

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How to Buy High Speed Train Tickets in Hong Kong: 5 Ways

The official website of Hong Kong High Speed Rail is open for booking from 6am to 11pm. The tickets are allocated automatically and passengers are not able to choose. The site only accepts payment via VISA card, Master Card and UnionPay and the tickets must be collected at the West Kowloon Station before the journey.

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Green-Roofed West Kowloon Terminus Will Link Hong Kong With

This tunnel connects to Shenzen and provides both short haul and long haul service, including connection to China’s high speed rail network. Trains leaving Hong Kong will run at a maximum speed

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Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High-Speed Railway to Open - YouTube

The high-speed railway linking Hong Kong with the Chinese mainland is going to start operation on Sept. 23. The construction of the railway started in 2010.

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Hong Kong’s new high speed rail link with China stirs

The opening of Hong Kongfirst high-speed rail link to the rest of China is provoking protests.Pro-democracy groups are angry that new joint immigration ch...

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Controversial high-speed rail station opens in Hong Kong

Sep 24, 2018 · A $10.75 billion infrastructure investment connecting Hong Kong with Chinahigh-speed rail network. The West Kowloon Station, which is set to open today, will serve as an underground terminus for an expected 80,100 passengers daily, with the rail link promising to cut the two-hour journey time between Hong Kong and the Chinese city of

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High-speed rail: Train to China brings benefits, worries to

Sep 21, 2018 · A high speed train service linking Hong Kong with two nearby mainland Chinese cities is set to start operation. The Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link is touted as a boon that will

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Controversial high-speed rail station opens in Hong Kong

A $10.75 billion infrastructure investment connecting Hong Kong with Chinahigh-speed rail network. The West Kowloon Station, which is set to open today, will serve as an underground terminus for an expected 80,100 passengers daily, with the rail link promising to cut the two-hour journey time between Hong Kong and the Chinese city of

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Hong Kong to China high-speed train opens - YouTube

A new high-speed rail service between Hong Kong and inland China has provoked concern among opponents of Beijingincreasing influence in the region. Report...

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Hong Kong leader optimistic about future of high-speed rail

Oct 02, 2018 · 60,000 mainlanders enter Hong Kong on high-speed rail – in just one day Frederick Ma Si-hang, the MTR Corporation chairman, said on Tuesday the line’s performance on Monday was already “very

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Hong Kong High-Speed Rail Connecting with Mainland China

Sep 12, 2018 · On September 23, the final phase of the Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong express rail link (XRL) will be completed, connecting Hong Kong with mainland China’s high-speed rail system. Built at a cost of US$10.8 billion, amid multiple delays and cost overruns, the Hong Kong section of the high-speed rail line cuts down rail travel times to

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High Speed Rail (Hong Kong) - 2021 All You Need to Know

After travelling on the Maglev in Shanghai (431km/hr), the High Speed Rail seemed slow, zooming along at only 246km/hr! Security at the train station was intense, so it is best to allow plenty of time, similar to an airport.

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Hong Kong high-speed line begins operations

Sep 25, 2018 · The Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High Speed Rail (HSR) link, which connects Hong Kong with the 25,000km high-speed rail network in the Mainland of China, launched passenger services from the brand-new West Kowloon station on 23 September 2018.

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The High-Speed Train at the Heart of Hong KongPolitical Future

Dec 20, 2017 · The High-Speed Train at the Heart of Hong KongPolitical Future China is building a new train to cut travel time significantly between Hong Kong and Guangzhou. But pro-democracy activists are

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Controversial high-speed rail station opens in Hong Kong

Sep 24, 2018 · A $10.75 billion infrastructure investment connecting Hong Kong with Chinahigh-speed rail network. The West Kowloon Station, which is set to open today, will serve as an underground terminus

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China Bullet Train Tickets, High Speed Rail Booking Online

Beijing-Shanghai high speed train link the two megacities 1,318 km (819 mi) away in just 4.5 hours. By 2020, China keeps the worldlargest high speed rail (HSR) network with a length totaling over 37,900 km (23,550 mi). The worldlongest HSR line, Beijing - Hong Kong High Speed Railway, extends 2,440 km (1,516 mi).

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Launch of Hong Kong-China high-speed rail link goes smoothly

Sep 23, 2018 · The flags of Hong Kong (L) and China are seen hoisted outside the West Kowloon train station of the High Speed Rail Link to Guangzhou as sales counters were opened to the public for the first time

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West Kowloon high-speed rail station opens in Hong Kong - CNN

A $10.75 billion infrastructure investment connecting Hong Kong with Chinahigh-speed rail network. The West Kowloon Station, which is set to open today, will serve as an underground terminus

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