WHY USE CHINA DIY TRAVEL

COST EFFECTIVE

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Invoicing in several currencies

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EASIER PROCESS

We don’t need a scan of your passport
You pay only AFTER we purchase your tickets

EXTRA FREE SERVICES

We help you plan your trip
We help you navigate the train stations and board trains

Have a look at Chinese trains

The best way to appreciate Chinese trains other than trying them is to watch this video and see what Chinese trains are like. Visit our YouTube channel for more great videos about train travel in China.

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What are the classes of travel?

Understand the difference between first and second class seats and view the comfort of the different types of sleepers

How to pick-up your train tickets?

We provide you with instructions in English and Chinese and some tips for a smooth experience

Tips on how to book China train tickets

How early can I book my tickets? What peak periods should I avoid? And other good tips for a smooth trip

How to read China train tickets?

See the translation of key terms found on train tickets in China

LEARN MORE ABOUT TRAIN TRAVEL IN CHINA

  • How to read a Chinese train ticket

    How to read a Chinese train ticket

    If you travel by train in China, you are likely to encounter two types of tickets. The “pink” tickets are usually issued by older train stations and used for normal trains. The green tickets are issued at modern stations or older stations with modern equipment and are mostly used for bullet trains.

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