Hohhot East Railway Station Guides
Opened on Feb 26, 2011, renovated in 2016, Hohhot East Railway Station (Chinese name 呼和浩特东站, Huhehaote Dong Zhan) is located in Xincheng District, 10.5km northeast of Hohhot downtown. It covers 43,300 square metres, and has 9 platforms, 20 railway tracks. Hohhot East 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 76 high-speed trains and bullet trains per day, including Beijing-Hohhot High-speed Railway and Beijing-Zhangjiakou High-speed Railway.
Hohhot East Railway Station has 3 floors.
|2F level||Departures, waiting room, restaurants and foods, including Mcdonald's|
|1F Level||Taxi drop-off areas, entrance, ticket offices, waiting room, platforms, railway tracks, station square|
|B1 Level||Arrivals, exits, taxi pick-up areas, bus station, 800 metres underground passage to the metro line 1 station|
Map and Location
Address: Wantong Road, Xincheng District, Hohhot, Neimengu Province, China
Hohhot East Railway Station is located in Xincheng District, 10.5km northwest of Hohhot downtown, 11km north of Hohhot Railway Station, 6km west of Hohhot Baita Airport.
How many railway stations in Hohhot?
Hohhot Railway Station is located in Xincheng District, 2km north of Hohhot downtown.
Hohhot East Railway Station is located in Xincheng District, 10.5km northeast of Hohhot downtown.
The public transports at Hohhot East Railway Station are included metro line 1, taxi and bus.
Metro Line 1
Hohhot East railway station can be reached by Metro Line 1.
The metro station: Huhehaotedong zhan(呼和浩特东站站)
The metro station location: B1 floor on south station square, 800 metres from the south exit.
The first train: 07:36, the last train: 21:09, interval: 7 minutes
Ticket price: RMB2-8
Taxi is one convenient and fast way to get to or leave Hohhot East Railway Station.
The taxi fare from Hohhot downtown to Hohhot East Railway Station is around RMB18, 15 minutes.
Taxi drop-off areas are on 1F, and pick-up areas are on B1 floor
Taxi Fee in Hohhot
|2km -10km||RMB1.5 per km||RMB2 per km|
|Above 10km||RMB2 per km||RMB2.5 per km|
There are 4 bus routes to or pass Hohhot East Railway Station, including bus 5, bus 22, bus 28 and bus k1. The bus stations are on B1 floor of station square.
How to get to Hohhot Airport (HET)?
Hohhot Baita International Airport(HET) is located 6km east of Hohhot East Railway Station. How to get to Hohhot Airport from Hohhot East Railway Station? Please click on here to get guides.
Step 1: Arrive at Hohhot East 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?
3 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 Hohhot East 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 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 Hohhot East Railway Station by metro, taxi, bus or car.
Foods and Restaurants
There are some food options in departures hall, including Chinese food, fast food and Mcdonald's.