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Short-distance passenger flow is concentrated. A list of national railway passenger flow on the second day of New Year’s Day holiday
Today is the second day of the New Year’s Day holiday, and the national railway passenger flow keeps at a high level. It is estimated that 11.85 million passengers will be sent, and 10,682 passenger trains are planned, including 500 additional trains.
According to the forecast of ticket sales, Guangzhou, Beijing, Chengdu, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Zhengzhou, Wuhan, Changsha and so on are the top ten popular cities for the national railways today.
The top ten major cities are Guangzhou, Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Shenzhen, Wuhan, Zhengzhou and Changsha.
Today, the national railway passenger flow is slightly lower than yesterday, and the short-distance passenger flow is relatively concentrated, mainly for short-distance travel, family visits and student flows.
Today, the Yangtze River Delta Railway focuses on strengthening the transport capacity between Shanghai, Hangzhou, Nanjing and Hefei to and from Ningbo, Huangshan, Fuyang, Suzhou, Lianyungang and Nantong. In Wuhan, Yichang, Shennongjia and other directions with obvious passenger flow, Wuhan Bureau of China Railway opened 115 passenger cars on Hanyi Railway and Hanshi High-speed Railway respectively to enhance the capacity. Xi ‘an Bureau of China Railway has opened a special New Year’s theme tour train around Qinling Mountain to let tourists enjoy the winter customs in southern Shaanxi. Lanzhou Bureau of China Railway opened more trains in key tourist cities such as Dunhuang, Jiayuguan and Wuwei. Today, Taiyuan Bureau of China Railway continued to implement the operation chart of the peak line, adding 21,800 passengers, and Pingyao Gucheng Station strengthened its docking with local buses in time to realize seamless docking of passengers entering and leaving the station.
Short-distance tours are hot, and ice and snow tours are particularly eye-catching this holiday. According to the concentration of ice and snow tourists in Changchun, Yanji, Dalian and Songyuan, Shenyang Bureau of China Railway added 45 pairs of temporary passenger trains during the holidays. Changbai Mountain Station also reduced the waiting time of group passengers by making an appointment to enter the station at the wrong peak. The Harbin Bureau of the State Railway arranged to open 38 pairs of passenger trains in Beijing, Tianjin, Jinan and Qiqihar, among which 3 pairs of trains were opened in the popular destinations of ice and snow tourism such as Yabuli and Mohe.
In addition, the newly opened route has also become a new choice for everyone to travel this holiday. Hangzhou-Changzhou high-speed railway, which was opened a few days ago, not only connects a number of national tourist attractions such as Hangzhou West Lake, Qiandao Lake, Huangshan Mountain and Jingdezhen in series, but also realizes holiday "hand in hand" with Fuzhou-Xiamen high-speed railway, adding high-speed trains from Xiamen North Station, Jingdezhen North Station and Poyang Station. The newly opened Fangdong Railway also ushered in the peak of passenger travel for the first time this New Year holiday. Dongxing city Railway Station has launched a Vietnamese language service, which is convenient for tourists to visit the Sino-Vietnamese border. Jizheng High-speed Railway and Lairong High-speed Railway ushered in the first New Year’s holiday after the opening of operation, and the passenger flow along the line increased significantly compared with normal days. Liaocheng West and other stations increased security and ticket checking service personnel to ensure passengers’ safe and smooth travel.
(CCTV News Client Headquarters CCTV reporter Li Weidai Dong Yu)