Zhanjiang West Railway Station Guides
Opened on July 01 2018, New Zhanjiang West Railway Station (Chinese name 湛江西站, Zhanjiang Xi Zhan) is located 13km west of downtown of Zhanjiang. It covers 25,000 square metres, and has 4 platforms, 9 railway tracks. Zhanjiang West Railway Station is one high-speed rail station mainly serving 28 high-speed trains which bound from Zhanjiang city to major cities in Guangzhou province and China per day, including the Guangzhou - Zhanjiang high-speed railway and Shenzhen to Zhanjiang high-speed railway.
Zhanjiang West Railway Station has 3 floors. The arrivals and exist are on 1F, Entrance, ticket offices and platforms are on 2F. Departures hall (Waiting rooms) are on 2F and 3F.
|3F Level||Departures (Waiting Room)|
|2F Level||Entrance, ticket office, security check, drop-off area, Departures (Waiting Room)|
|1F Level||arrivals, exits, pick-up area, parking lots|
Map and Location
Address: Mazhang town, Mazhang district, Zhanjiang ,Guangdong Province, China
There are two major railway stations in Zhanjiang: Zhanjiang Railway Station, Zhanjiang West Railway Station
Zhanjiang West Railway Station is located in 13km west of downtown of Zhanjiang, mainly serving high-speed trains.
Zhanjiang Railway Station that also is call Zhanjiang South Railway Station, is located 11km south of downtown of Zhanjiang, mainly serving general trains.
The public transports are included city bus and taxi. Taxi is mostly recommended. How to get to Zhanjiang West Railway Station?
Taxi is one convenient and fast, but also the most expensive way to get to or leave Zhanjiang West Railway Station.
Taxi drop-off area: entrance on 2F.
Taxi pick-up area: exits of arrivals on 1F
The one way fare from Zhanjiang West Railway Station to downtown of Zhanjiang is around RMB25, around 25 minutes.
Taxi Fee Standard
|2km - 15km||RMB2.3 per km||RMB2.8 per km|
|Above 15km||RMB3.5 per km||RMB4.5 per km|
There are 7 bus routes to or pass Zhanjiang West Railway Station, including bus 506 and bus 64k to downtown of Zhanjiang City. The bus stations are on station square on 1F.
How to get to Zhanjiang Airport(ZHA)
Zhanjiang Airport(ZHA) is located 16km southest of Zhanjiang West Railway Station. How to get to Zhanjiang West airport from Zhanjiang West Railway Station? The mostly recommended way is taxi. The taxi fare is around RMB33 one way and the duration is around 28 minutes.
Step 1: Get to Zhanjiang West Railway Station by Taxi, bus or Car.
Step 2: At entrance, go through Security Check and real-name ID check to enter departure hall by showing passport.
Step 3: Find the Boarding Gate (Ticket Check Gate). The gate No. will be in the confirmation email we send to you.
Step 4: Have a seat near the gate to wait for check-in and boarding. The boarding gate will be opened 20 - 15 minutes prior to the departure time.
Step 5: Ticket check. Please show your passport and confirmation No. to station staff to check in. The boarding gate will be closed 5 minutes before the train departs
Step 6: Find the platform of your train.
Step 7: Board the train and find your seats. How to find your seats?
The offices are on 2F
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 Zhanjiang West 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 printed tickets, please click on here to get Guides.
Step 1: After get off your train, follow direction signs to exits. And please show your passport and confirmation No.(or printed ticket) to station staff to check out.
Step 2: Leave Zhanjiang West Railway Station by bus, taxi or car. Taxi is mostly recommended.