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Address: West of the Hongqiao Airport, Minhang District, Shanghai 200335, China
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Hongqiao railway station. I have never seen such a large railway station almost as big as an airport. Having arrived at Pudong international airport Shanghai we had to get to... read more

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Hongqiao railway station. I have never seen such a large railway station almost as big as an airport. Having arrived at Pudong international airport Shanghai we had to get to Hongqiao railway station to continue our journey to Beijing, as we wanted to experience the Bullet Train. You can do this transfer either by taxi or maglev/metro information on website.You... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had to catch the train from here to Beijing. I left my hotel from the Bund at 7:30 am and arrived at 8:15. about an $18 (AUS) fare. The station is near an airport of the same name and appears as big as the airport. However, I was expecting a difficult experience in picking up my ticket. So I was... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This new modern railway station is very large, clean, and safe. All the signs are additionally written in English. It was very orderly and the lines were very smooth. It has a good collection of places to eat and Starbucks. I found it very easy to navigate and use for my journey. Give yourself a little extra time to go... More 

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Keene, New Hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had no difficulty whatsoever navigating my way to the proper ticket kiosk and my train. My only recommendation is to prebook your travel with TravelChinaGuide.com. I received excellent service from them that enhanced my travel experience greatly.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cant even find a place to seat. Most of the time we just seat on the floor while waiting for our train

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very big station, very clean. A lot of shops around the concourse, from eating to shopping. Very well organised boarding, I was part of a party of around 100 people and we all were directed to our high speed train carriage.

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Thank HBread1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy to navigate through the train station. Have to be at the train station early if you need to retrieve the train ticket. The station has plenty of shops and restaurant if you need to grab some food before boarding.

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Thank Daniel S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found it easy enough to navigate except that on arrival we didnt know whether to go upstairs or downstairs to exit. Also there is an elevator which is excellent when yoy have cases. Taxi management was goid and safe

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Adelaide, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the railway station where the high speed train arrives/departs to Beijing. The cheapest and easiest way to access is via the metro which arrives on a different floor. There are a number of floors where you can access or pick up tickets for the fast trains, just be aware not all the ticket outlets are open, but all... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An expansive but well organised terminus with many food outlets and ticket offices. Paramount to establish the location of the appropriate ticket office for your destination.

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