The 2018 "summer transport" from July 1 to August 31 started with a new longer Fuxing bullet train with 16 carriages making its debut on the Beijing-Shanghai line on Sunday.
During the 62-day summer transport season, Beijing Bureau Group of China Railway Corporation will send 65.16 million passengers, with a daily average of 1.05 million people.
Among them, Beijing’s three railway stations: Beijing Station, Beijing West Station and Beijing South Station, are estimated to see 28.15 million passenger trips.
Beijing West Station will send 11.47 million passengers, the largest number of the three stations. The passenger flow peak will come in early July and late August.
In terms of passenger trains, Beijing’s three railway stations will add 34 pairs of trains, including 20 pairs from Beijing Station to Harbin West Station, Qiqihar South Station, Chifeng, Beidaihe, Qinhuangdao, Dezhou, Tangshan, Changli, Qinghecheng, Shijiazhuang, Shalingzi West and Laiyuan, ten pairs from Beijing West Station to Xi’an North, Zhengzhou, Linfen, Hefei, Lanzhou, Rizhao, Laiyuan, Handan, Qinghecheng and four pairs from Beijing South Station to Tangshan, Dezhou, Baoding and other area.