Hankou Railway Station Guides
Opened in 1898, rebuilt in 2008-2010 and reopened in Sept 2009, Hankou Railway Station (Chinese name 汉口站, Hankou Zhan) is located in Jianghan District, just 3km north of Wuhan downtown. It covers 190,000 square metres, and has 18 platforms, 20 railway tracks. Hankou Railway Station combines both ordinary passenger train station (denoted with letter Z/T/K) and high-speed train station(G/D/C series) that handles 172 high-speed trains and bullet trains per day, including Wuhan-Shanghai High-Speed Railway and Wuhan-Xiaogan Intercity Railway.
Hankou Railway Station has 3 floors.
|2F level||Departures, Waiting Hall|
|1F Level||Entrance, security check, Ticket offices, Platforms, railway track, arrivals, exits, Station Square, taxi areas, bus station, restaurants and foods (including Mcdonalds)|
|B1 Level||Metro line 2 station|
Map and Location
Address: No.185 Fazhan Road, Jianghan District, Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
Hankou Railway Station is located in Jianghan District, 3km north of Wuhan downtown, 23km northwest of Wuhan Railway Station, and 25km southeast of Wuhan Tianhe Airport.
How many railway stations in Hankou?
Wuhan Railway Station is located in Hongshan district, 17km east of Wuhan downtown.
Hankou Railway Station is located in Jianghan District, 3km north of Wuhan downtown.
Wuchang Railway Station is located in Wuchang district, 12km south of Wuhan downtown. This station is not high-speed railway station
The public transports at Hankou Railway Station are included metro line 2, taxi and bus. Metro is mostly recommended.
Hankou railway station can be reached by Metro line 2. Metro is mostly recommended public transport to get to or leave Hankou Railway Station.
Metro station: B1 floor
Interval: 6 minutes
The first train: 06:00, the last train: 24:00
Ticket price: RMB2-8
Taxi is one convenient and fast, but also the most expensive way to get to Hankou Railway Station.
Taxi areas are on station square
Taxi Fee in Wuhan
|2~10 km||RMB1.8 per km||RMB2.4 per km|
|over 10 km||RMB2.7 per km||RMB3.6 per km|
There are 14 bus routes to or pass Hankou Railway Station, including bus 10, bus 610 and bus 561. The bus station is on station square.
How to get to Wuhan Airport (WUH)?
Hankou Tianhe International Airport(WUH) is located 25km northwest of Hankou Railway Station. How to get to Wuhan Airport from Hankou Railway Station? Please click on here to get guides.
Step 1: Arrive at Hankou Railway Station by metro, taxi, car or bus 45 minutes before train departure.
Step 2: Get through the real-name ID check. Please show your passport to station staff at entrance of station. The staff will scan your passport to check your identity document and your booking.
Step 3: Get through security check and find the boarding gate (Ticket Check). The live information of gate is on the overhead screens in departure hall, and the boarding gate No. of your train will be in our confirmation email we send you.
Step 4: Have a seat near the gate to wait for check-in and boarding. The ticket check gate will be opened 20 - 15 minutes prior to the departure time.
Step 5: Ticket check. Please show your passport to station staff to check in. The gate will be closed 5 minutes before train departure
Step 6: Boarding. Find the platform of your train, board the train and then find your seats. How to find your seats?
4 ticket offices are on 1F
Do you need to collect train tickets?
Since Dec 2019, the electronic tickets have been available on most high-speed and bullet train routes from or to Hankou Railway Station.
It means international travellers can show their passports, likes Chinese ID to check in and board the train directly, and don't need to collect the printed tickets at ticket office.
How to check in the train by E-ticket? Please click on here to get guides.
If you still need to pick up the train tickets, please click on here to get guides.
Step 1: After get off your train, follow direction signs to exits.
Step 2: Please show your passport and confirmation No.(or printed ticket) to station staff to check out.
Step 3: Leave Hankou Railway Station by metro, taxi, bus or car. Metro is the mostly recommended way.
Foods and Restaurants
There are some food options on station square, including Chinese food, fast food, bread, cake, KFC and McDonald's.