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Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

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Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
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Address: West of the Hongqiao Airport, Minhang District, Shanghai 200335, China
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Modern, efficient, transparent

We arrived from Beijing and were delighted about the modern and efficient train station with direct connection to the Metro. Be sure to have small cash for the machines (line 2 or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Ric Z
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Karlsbad, Germany

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Karlsbad, Germany
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61 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived from Beijing and were delighted about the modern and efficient train station with direct connection to the Metro. Be sure to have small cash for the machines (line 2 or 10).

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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We use Hongqiao Station and Airport as a hub and alway find it easy to use, we have once used the Information which is staffed they did tried to hide a bit when we approached i guess because of the english , but we didn't mind their english communication was good and we made our way to where we needed... More 

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Rahway, New Jersey
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Travel by high speed rail is a delight in China now, the new Euro style trains are clean and comfortable and very fast, 300 km/ hr so places like Hangzhou and Wuxi and Nanjing are less than an hour away. The RR station is adjacent to Hongqiao Airport which is very convenient and both are easy to get to on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have used this,railway station so many times to travel between Chinese cities , it's perfect station , fashion , very clean , nice, staff flung a great job.

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Thank Mohammed E
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastik modern transportation architecture. A huge very modern very nice waiting room, with access to all plattforms. You are only let onto the plattform as your train is about to depart. It is a very impressive building. Add to that a very efficient transportation system and you have something for everybody.

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Atlanta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

HongQiao Station is very convenient to the HongQiao Airport. It's a convenient way to get out of Shanghai for some quick excursions. They don't have a lot of English help though, so the first time or two can take some time to figure out. Go to the central section and there are several windows. The people in the windows are... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Built for the Shanghai World Exhibition, this is a great became of good planning on a vast scale. Very airy and spacious. Easy access. Just like the Airport Terminal next door. Spotlessly clean. Good security.

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nilai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The station was so big and high security too. We were travelling to Hangzhou on a bullet train and experienced the service there. Lots of food joints and chairs to sit while you are waiting. Very systematic too.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Access to the railway station by road or public transport is easy, sign boards direct you easily to your destination. Ticket reservation system whether online or at site is very comfortable. Despite the huge number of passengers at one time, boarding the trains is designed in an excellent way, much better than any railway station elsewhere . The station also... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 375 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You are spoilt for choice for fast food eateries here esp local noodles shops with fancy trademarks like Bruce Lee etc. There is also the familiar bakery well known to Singaporeans eg BreadTalk. Not surprising curry and nasi Kandar, staple for Malaysian n Singaporean travellers are nowhere found here. As the railway station it is cavernous and efficient. The intercity... More 

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Gubei / Hongqiao / Minhang
West of Shanghai’s better-known business, cultural and entertainment centers, lies an expansive area of residential neighborhoods peppered with lifestyle pockets that have their own unique attractions. The schools have formed pockets of international communities throughout Gubei, Hongqiao and Minhang. Quite a few entertainment and shopping centers have built up over the years to cater to these communities. While living here means you are relatively far away from Shanghai’s usual hot spots, the large parks, spacious homes and proximity to great Japanese and Korean food keep the neighborhoods popular.