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Shanghai - Hangzhou / Hangzhou - Shanghai Trains

There are about 38 regular trains between Shanghai and Hangzhou. Most of them are G trains (High-Speed EMU Train). The distance between the two cities is about 184 kilometers.


Currently the G train is the best and fastest category. The G train was first designed for a commercial running speed of 350km/h. However, its top speed is limited to 300km/h and it takes about 1 to 1.5 hours to finish the whole journey. Most of the trains leave from Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station and a few trains depart from Shanghai Railway Station. The arrival station is Hangzhou Railway Station.


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G trains


G trains depart about every 10-15 minutes from 6:15 to 21:30 in both Shanghai and Hangzhou, so you could easily choose any train that fits your travel schedule.


All the G trains have 2nd class, 1st class, VIP class seats, and a dining car. There are 5 seats in a row for 2nd class and 4 seats in a row for 1st class. 1st class is more comfortable and has more leg room. And there is a power socket under every seat in 1st class carriage.



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