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Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Train Station
Mǐnxíng qū, 上海市
  • Jonn V.
    "Fast train's gate open 15mn before departure and close 5mn before."(5 Tips)
    Shane X.
    "can transfer to Hongqiao Airport, Metro Line 2 and Line 10."(3 Tips)
    Eugene L.
    "Free bottle water station behind check-in gate 9B"(3 Tips)
    Irina M.
    "Really big, clean and comfortable station!"(6 Tips)
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  • Svante J.
    Svante JerlingDecember 25, 2012
    Chinese domestic ticketing is great. They let you change train even if you already booked ticket. Just give the booking number and id number and it'll be done within a minute. But beware of queues.
  •  D' Luffy
     D' LuffyDecember 1, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    Plan your trip well. Every steps you will do in this station, you have to que in line. Starting from the security check, buying ticket, etc; even from getting yourself a free bottled water!
  •  D' Luffy
     D' LuffyDecember 31, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    Are you in a hurry? You can actually take the earlier train which stops at your destination. Go thru the lady/guy checking the ticket. And tell them you are in a hurry. I just did, now..
  • Global Chef
    Global ChefOctober 2, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    You are better off buying your ticket with a travel agent. Need to pay an extra 20 rmb but worth it. No need to wait at the station. Always busy here.
    Upvoted 5 days ago
  • Lyzhnikov J.
    Lyzhnikov JenyaJuly 17, 2013
    If u wanna buy a ticket here, so you should have 2-3 hours before train. Anyway you can buy a ticket in small ticket places in Shanghai, but they can sell them only before close (around 5 p.m.).
  • Nick K.
    Nick KFebruary 12, 2016
    Huge, clean, easy to understand the way and your exit to platform. A lot of food here. If you're going south and want G-train - this is your station! 🚄
  • Kenpachi Z.
    Kenpachi ZarakiOctober 19, 2014
    Huge station only for express railways. It surely looks like an airport. Everything is big. Awesome view. Cant expect anything like this in Japan!
  • GiulyGinevraB.
    GiulyGinevraB.March 6, 2015
    Well organized station. Every time I come here, everything is good and on time. It's definitely better take a train than a plane.
  • Luana H.
    Luana HoboltFebruary 1, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    If you wanna go to Hongqiao Airport, follow the subway signs and take the metro line 10. Terminal 2 is the first stop, terminal 1 is the second. It costs only RMB 3,00.
  • Darrick G.
    Darrick GulaJanuary 21, 2016
    Wish we had trains and stations like thus in the US. What's not to love fast comfortable trains and great price.
  • Yongyi H.
    Yongyi HuangDecember 10, 2016
    Been here 50+ times
    Big, clean and comfortable. Security scan is at the entrance. Restaurants and cafes are on the second floor.
  • Edwin T.
    Edwin TanNovember 20, 2016
    Ultra Modern and has lots of shops. Large! and crowded! Be here early just to anticipate and manage the crowds
  • Ratoo L.
    Ratoo LiOctober 24, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Want some burger? Go to 3rd floor east side, pass the security, and turn left after a few steps, you'll find
  • Paul A.
    Paul ArkMarch 31, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Everything about this station is awesome, except for the initial security screen, which is a total clusterfuck. The need to invest in more scanners
  • Margaret S.
    Margaret ShengNovember 10, 2013
    If you come in before 10:45pm line 2 is still open especially since the taxis are scarce and the lines atrocious
  •  D' Luffy
     D' LuffyFebruary 7, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    People pours like rain.. The word "DISCIPLINE" is not part of the vocabulary; especially getting the ticket.
  • Buzz A.
    Buzz ArcherSeptember 18, 2012
    hostesses at the VIP lounge are well trained in the arts of deception , trickery, and general stupidity. They will tell you there is no wi-fi in the station. Lies. PASS cafe next door has decent Wifi
  • Allyn
    AllynOctober 11, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Keep in mind when you enter the station from the Metro you are at track 30, and track 1 is at the faaaaaar end. Just in case you're in a hurry....
  • Alex L.
    Alex LeeAugust 20, 2013
    You can connect to the wi-fi i-Shanghai for free for two hours,that will be enough waiting for your train.
  • Dmitry R.
    Dmitry RamazanovNovember 10, 2012
    If there is a taxi line on south exit, try north one, will cost a lil more to get to downtown, but usually no lines.
  • Charles C.
    Charles Cabell IVJanuary 31, 2013
    Get here early if you need to collect your tickets at the counter. It is hectic and busy.
  • Blaz T.
    Blaz TomcMay 21, 2015
    Reserve enough time to get out, extra at rush-hour time. You can get a taxi in roughly 30mins.
  • Max W.
    Max WongOctober 24, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The meal set in FamilyMart should be the cheapest and vablable meal at this tran station(Only in the metro station).
  • Gavin L.
    Gavin LlewellynJuly 16, 2013
    Get here a little earlier some restaurants (take-aways) downstairs.
  • Brenda W.
    Brenda WuMay 26, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    There is KFC opening from 6:00 AM if you want to have breakfast before your early train ride.
  • Kira A.
    Kira AguilarJanuary 25, 2015
    This is big and nice but be ready for a lot of people all the time
  • Alex L.
    Alex LeeAugust 20, 2013
    You can connect to the wi-fi i-Shanghai for free for 2 hrs, and that will be enough when you are waiting for your train.
  • Jackie Z.
    Jackie ZhongMay 24, 2012
    Conveniently located at the center of the city. Metro line2 from people square arrived directly
  • Mariana S.
    Mariana Stuginski BarbosaSeptember 23, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    Starbucks near gate 1 and costa coffee on the opposite side, if you want more options go to first floor.
  • Irina M.
    Irina MoonAugust 24, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Really big, clean and comfortable station! Shanghai amazed! 👍
  • Max W.
    Max WongOctober 24, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    If you get off from Line 2 and Line 10, Gate C and D are the nearest gate to up to the departure of the train station.
  • H. R.
    H. RosnerFebruary 26, 2015
    Big, bright train station. Long line-ups to buy or change tickets. Do not check ID when entering security like at some train stations, but always xray bags. Gates open 15 minutes before train leaves.
  • Caseclosed X.
    Caseclosed XyzSeptember 30, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    NEVER buy the railroad or CRH ticket on underground floor ,buy it on the 2F .There are less people. (Four corner of the 2F sell tickets)
  • Jonn V.
    Jonn VelasquezNovember 23, 2013
    Don't arrive late. Fast train's gate open 15mn before departure and close 5mn before.
  • Anna B.
    Anna Baumgartner3 weeks ago
    The Hongqiao train station is literally right next to the Hongqiao Airport
  • Alya D.
    Alya DanilovaJuly 21, 2015
    Have costa coffee and Starbucks inside with WIFI. Forgot about English speakers and start to learn Chinese😅
  • Jernej
    JernejOctober 31, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    You can buy tickets on departures floor, usually less people so you get ticket faster.
  • Victor G.
    Victor GarridoJanuary 31, 2013
    It seems more an airport terminal than a train station, it's huge!!! Free wifi by Mc Donalds
  • Shirley C.
    Shirley ChanJuly 7, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    No Wifi here,but you can search "i-Shanghai, enter your mobile number,you'll get password ! 2hours free wifi
  • Iain C.
    Iain CulpApril 24, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Be smart, get your ticket BEFORE you come to the train station.
  • Gabriel J.
    Gabriel JorbyDecember 22, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Get 2hrs free wifi: wifi name: i-station. SMS required.
  • Janet C.
    Janet CheungAugust 16, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Generally clean and decent. Entrance is maddness though
  • Ling Y.
    Ling YuApril 9, 2012
    Can get free drink water bg showing your ticket at the spot
  • Sarah K.
    Sarah KLDecember 13, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Luo an cafe2nd floor opposite of Mcd is slow but good coffee
  • phoeagon Q.
    phoeagon QiuJanuary 10, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Hongqiao Shuttle 4 is at SHA airport to the east of this railway station.
  • Bianca G.
    Bianca GJanuary 23, 2013
    The announcements on the new "Harmony" G trains are hilarious: they hired a native English speaker only to make her speak Chinglish.
  • Jiang D.
    Jiang DavidAugust 24, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    big and neat, you can get free water by your train ticket
  • Charles L.
    Charles LIMay 18, 2012
    Minimum 30 mins in advance if you are arriving here by metro and trying to catch the train on time.
  • Stephane S.
    Stephane S.May 18, 2012
    The KFC on the 2nd floor does NOT serve fries!!!! Aaaaaahhhhhh!!!!!!
  • Jeicee
    JeiceeAugust 2, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Nice!!! Enormous train station. Better than Shanghai Railway definitely! 
  • Lucy L.
    Lucy LandaetaAugust 17, 2013
    The security system is a joke! Just 2 for a huge railway station!! Buy food before get on board the options inside the train are
  • fang w.
    fang wangDecember 1, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    If you don't want to spend 1or 2 hours waiting for taxi, plz arrive earlier than 22:30.
  • Keng K.
    Keng KasemtanakulJune 3, 2015
    It's huge. Spare some more minutes in case you get lost!
  • Conrad Y.
    Conrad YangSeptember 10, 2011
    Ticket vending machine is for PRC citizens only. ID check is required before purchase.
  • Colin C.
    Colin ChanSeptember 7, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Come early and enjoy the masses!
  • Nic M.
    Nic MyersMarch 18, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    There is a hidden Kedi on the 3rd floor. Find it, and cold normal priced beer is your reward.
  • Chenyue S.
    Chenyue ShiJanuary 24, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Leave enough time in case the traffic jam, which is quite usual.
  • Jerry G.
    Jerry GomesApril 17, 2014
    bigger than most railstations in China. clean
  • Angelika P.
    Angelika PonomarenkoAugust 23, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    If u show ticket to stuff get Free bottle of water
  • Lexandra H.
    Lexandra HeinigerDecember 17, 2014
    Nice, clean and convenient!
  • Martin F.
    Martin Fraire CambiassoNovember 12, 2014
    Bring your passport!!! You cannot travel without it... Is not useful another ID in China!!
  • Casey
    CaseyMay 8, 2014
    Spinning tv screens at North Meeting Point are interesting
  • Shane X.
    Shane XuJanuary 1, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    can transfer to Hongqiao Airport, Metro Line 2 and Line 10.
  • Pasha Wert
    Pasha WertNovember 12, 2013
    Get free 5100 water bottle showing your ticket
  • Will S.
    Will StevensonApril 13, 2011
    Not as many food choices as Shanghai Railway Station it seems, better to grab something before you get here.
  • Juno Y.
    Juno YoonNovember 13, 2012
    Cash only. No credit card accepted.
  • Jerry G.
    Jerry GomesApril 17, 2014
    can i attach picture here
  • Gavin C.
    Gavin ChenJuly 18, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Line 10 closes before 10PM, so plan accordinglyl Read more
  • Lee C.
    Lee ChristopherApril 19, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Foreigners must present passports or IDs to purchase tickets. 1 passport to 1 ticket.
  • Selwyn C.
    Selwyn ChingMarch 5, 2013
    Plenty of restaurants basement 1
  • Neto T.
    Neto TrevinoMay 9, 2012
    Push push push! At the entrance cue!
  • Emilio Meza
    Emilio MezaNovember 20, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    If you lost the train hurry up to ask for refund!! It's possible by my own experience
  • Aleksandra L.
    Aleksandra LiSeptember 15, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Get i-Shanghai's wifi password by SMS
  • Eugene L.
    Eugene LooNovember 12, 2013
    Free bottle water station behind check-in gate 9B
  • Martin F.
    Martin FeiOctober 30, 2011
    Get free bottled water near gate A22.
  • Claudio B.
    Claudio BasoaltoApril 30, 2013
    It's a surprise to me that there are security gate even in the subway...
  • Daniel S.
    Daniel SolSeptember 7, 2016
    No mastercard or visa. Only unionpay or cash to buy tickets
  • Zheng.y D.
    Zheng.y DaiApril 2, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Now the security check has a queue for at least 5minutes so better hurry up.
  • Paul A.
    Paul ArkApril 27, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Trying to leave here either by taxi or car pick up is a fucked up experience. Why is it so hard for the Chinese to do train stations right?!?
  • Kenny R.
    Kenny RenJanuary 1, 2014
    Find food on the arrivals level downstairs.
  • Wei W.
    Wei WangDecember 27, 2013
    More an airport feeling rather than a railway station..
  • Mariola M.
    Mariola MarcetAugust 26, 2011
    The air conditioner is too low. I'm almost freezing and it's August!!
  • Alex F.
    Alex FJune 7, 2012
    Cool and groovy!
  • Lilis S.
    Lilis SantosaMarch 14, 2015
    Shanghai hongqiso rail train
  • Nicolas S.
    Nicolas SCHOUTTETENNovember 29, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Nightmare to get a taxi!
  • Mena N.
    Mena NFebruary 28, 2013
    Return tickets at #9 ticket-sale window
  • Josh A.
    Josh AtkinJuly 8, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Be sure not to take other passengers
  • Tom W.
    Tom WolkerstorferOctober 22, 2012
    Free wifi upstairs at Zacs coffee
  • daniel l.
    daniel luoNovember 14, 2011
    The next stop is Hangzhou - West lake and ZJU.
  • Richard Y.
    Richard YeungJuly 29, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    45 min metro ride on Line 2 from People Sq.
  • Guoqing S.
    Guoqing ShiJanuary 29, 2011
    Self service ticket machine accepts only notes, no card pls
  • Ting
    TingJanuary 21, 2014
    Make sure you arrive at least 1.5hr before train departure time. To get into the station, to queue up for the tickets and to get onto the platform.That is if prefered train has seats still available!
  • Alfred N.
    Alfred NeoAugust 11, 2012
    on the to Nanjing
  • Lisa L.
    Lisa LiMarch 20, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Going to Wuxi city!
  • Louisa L.
    Louisa LeungJune 6, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Lots of fast food on B1 floor
  • daniel l.
    daniel luoNovember 14, 2011
    The next stop is Hangzhou - West lake.
  • Teguh dwi R.
    Teguh dwi RahmansyahApril 27, 2015
    Minimum information
  • Yongsuk S.
    Yongsuk SungJuly 13, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    Departure at 2F, arrival at B1
  • Tyrael w.
    Tyrael wangMay 9, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Free McDnold WIFI works.
  • Vasiliy H.
    Vasiliy HillFebruary 7, 2015
    It is too big
  • Donald S.
    Donald SiahaanApril 9, 2015
    Menyenangkan sekali stasiunnya. Bersih, rapi, teratir, modern. Berharap Indonesia segera punya yang seperti ini.
  • عبدالحكيم ص.
    محطة قطارات شنغهاي محطة كبيره وجميله يوجد بها رحلات الى اكثر مدن الصين تم الذهاب الى مدينه ييوو بالقطار بسعر 123 رميببي للتذكره قطار سريع ومدة الرحلة ساعه ونصف
  • Sérgio L.
    Sérgio LoureiroDecember 15, 2013
    Bem estruturada. Procurem por água de graça ao lado de cada guiche de passagens. Embora, como quase na china toda, você não encontra nada gelado (digo, água e cerveja).
  • Mr D.
    Mr DroidApril 19, 2014
  • Vladimir R.
    Vladimir RublevJune 11, 2013
    Никогда еще не видел такого удобного вокзала) все для людей!! И, главное, тут есть Starbucks :)
  • Evgeny A.
    Evgeny AmadeusMay 5, 2013
    Вокзал огромный, лучше приезжать с хорошим запасом времени до отправления поезда, иначе есть риск не успеть!
  • Beterhans
    BeterhansJune 22, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    网络买票对于不用报销的人来说很方便, 但是要报销的人还是一样,取票的机器其实就是售票的机器,没有任何优势还是要排队等待的。 而且如果你是外地来沪要打印票的话机器还不行 要人工柜台打印 等待时间比较长
  • Michael 米.
    Michael 米糕July 3, 2011
  • cold p.
    cold plainsOctober 22, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
  • Ester
    EsterNovember 11, 2011
    Esta estacion de tren es muy grande... Si tienes que ir a algun sitio ven como mucho media hora antes porque esto es bastante grande
  • Aleksandra L.
    Aleksandra LiSeptember 27, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Если закончились деньги на телефон - не беда!!! Карточку можно приобрести около западного входа на втором этаже
  • Ronald K.
    Ronald KimJuly 2, 2013
    It was the biggest train station I've ever been so far! Yeah, really BIG!(那火车站是我去过的火车站中最大的!是的,真大!)
  • P V.
    P ValeriaAugust 23, 2013
    Это мой первый раз ! 😜Надо загадать желание )))) супер огромный вокзал 🚝🚉🚆
  • Денис А.
    С инетом стало тяжеловато. Смс с кодом доступа приходит тока на телефоны местных операторов...
  • Mike L.
    Mike LiangJuly 12, 2015
    The machines don't support the new 卡式台胞證, neither for purchase nor for ticket printing. You still have to queue up at the window
  • Andrey M.
    Andrey M.March 17, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Самый удобный вокзал!
  • Itziar C.
    La botella de agua gratis es lo más!
  • Flavio M.
    Flavio MoriJanuary 30, 2014
    Prefira o café do Costa. Wifi grátis razoável. Trem bala para Beijing.... 1318km rapidinho....
  • Ordinary_angie
    Ordinary_angieNovember 10, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    홍챠우 기차역에 도착하면 공항이 바로 같이 붙어 있네요~^^
  • Rabbit W.
    Rabbit W.May 4, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
  • Grigory S.
    Grigory SkarchenkoJanuary 30, 2014
    Огромный вокзал. Теряется очень много времени на простые пешие переходы. Персонал почти не понимает по-английски
  • Rabbit W.
    Rabbit W.May 4, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
  • Gianluca F.
    Gianluca FiorettiSeptember 27, 2016
    Spettacolare Stazione dei treni ad alta velocità
  • Андрей М.
    Экспресс на Сучджоу. Скорость порядка 230 км/ч
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