The World's Largest Railway - China Railway High-Speed

China proudly boasts the world's longest and busiest high-speed railway network. Operating more than 1.7 billion trips annually, China Railway High-Speed service offers a great traveling experience. Modern and safe trains can reach a maximum speed of 350 km/h (217 mph), which takes a 1311-km (815 mi) trip from Beijing to Shanghai only 4.5 hours! Onboard amenities will enhance your trip with the ultimate comfort. Enjoy cozy seats, plenty of luggage space, onboard WCs, electric sockets, audio and video programs, a hot water facility, and a dining car in case you need to energize. Dive into a smooth journey through beautiful China in full comfort.

Travel Classes Onboard China High Speed Train

    • Thalys Standard class (img 1)
    • Thalys Standard class (img 2)

    China High Speed 1st Class Seat

    This coach class offers more comfortable seats arranged 2 by 2 with armrests, luggage racks, and electric sockets. Passengers can buy food and drinks in a buffet car.

    • Desiro train car
    • Desiro train car
    • Desiro train car
    • Desiro train car

    China High Speed Economy Class Seat

    In this travel class passengers will find cozy textile seats arranged 3 by 2 with armrests, luggage racks, and electric sockets. Snacks and drinks can be purchased in a buffet car.

    • Trenhotel 2nd Class Turista (img 2)
    • Trenhotel 2nd Class Turista (img 1)

    China High Speed Soft Sleeper

    Such 4-person cabins have 2 lower and 2 upper beds. Sometimes such compartments are equipped with electric sockets. Fresh bed linen is included in the ticket price. Passengers can purchase snacks and beverages in a restaurant car. 

    • Premium class seat on Sapsan train
    • Seats location in Premium class on Sapsan train
    • Seats location in Premium class on Sapsan train

    China High Speed Business Class Seat

    This travel class offers the highest level of comfort, providing spacious reclining seating with 2 by 1 configuration. Each seat has a reading light, an electric socket, and an individual TV screen. Food and drinks can be purchased in a buffet car. Passengers of this class can also take advantage of the access to the VIP Lounge.

    • Thalys Comfort/Premium Class (img 1)
    • Thalys Comfort/Premium Class (img 2)
    • Thalys Comfort Class (img 3)

    China High Speed Premium Class Seat

    Being one of the most advanced travel options onboard high-speed Chinese trains, this travel class offers spacious seats arranged 2 by 1 (or 3 in a row). Electric sockets are available. Food and drinks can be bought in a buffet car at additional cost.