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Re-opening of all destinations on 1 April

On 1 April 2023, High Speed Rail resumes service to all destinations including Beijingxi (Beijing West), Shanghai Hongqiao, Hangzhoudong (Hangzhou East), Kunmingnan (Kunming South), Guilinxi (Guilin West), Wuhan and Xiamen, etc. With five new stations added to the network, Hong Kong West Kowloon Station is now connected to a total of 66 mainland destinations. Let's explore more along High Speed Rail!

High Speed Rail passengers are required to:

  • complete the Mainland Health Declaration online form before travel
  • have a negative nucleic acid test result taken within 48 hours of travel if they have stayed in overseas places or Taiwan in the past 7 days

The above requirement is updated on 3 February 2023. Please check the latest information published by the government.


Ticket Class

  • Business class
  • 1st class
  • 2nd class

Ticket Types

  • Adult ticket
    aged 14 or above
  • Child ticket
    aged below 14
  • Infant
    aged below 6 may travel free, provided that he/she is accompanied by a passenger aged 18 or above and does not need to occupy an additional seat.

Acceptable travel documents

  • Passports recognized by the PRC Government
  • Mainland Travel Permit for Hong Kong and Macao Residents (Home Return Permit)
  • PRC Resident Identity Card
  • PRC Residence Permit for Hong Kong and Macao Residents
  • PRC Residence Permit for Taiwan Residents
  • PRC Foreign Permanent Resident Identity Card
  • PRC Exit/Entry Permit for Travelling to and from Hong Kong and Macao
  • Mainland Travel Permit for Taiwan Residents

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