Chongqing's main train station is located in Caiyuanba, next to the long-distance bus station. From this station direct trains to cities all over China can be caught, such as Beijing (25 hrs), Shanghai (39 hrs), Xian (15 hrs), and Chengdu (10 hrs). The Chengdu-Chongqing, Xiangfan-Chongqing, Guiyang-Chongqing, Dachuan-Wanzhou, Chongqing-Huaihua, Wanzhou-Yichang, Chongqing-Suining and Chongqing-Lanzhou (now under construction) lines all link to the national rail system.
Visitors should buy tickets in advance wherever possible which can be done through most major hotels and a large number of ticketing offices throughout the city.
Chongqing Rail Station (Chongqing huo che zhan)
Destinations: Beijing (25 hrs), Shanghai (39 hrs), Xian (15 hrs), and Chengdu (10 hrs).
Add: Caiyuanba, Yuzhong District, Chongqing
Tel: 023-6386 2607, 61681114
Schedule for the Chongqing Railway Station
Bus Route: 619