Guangzhou East Railway Station serves the city of Guangzhou, It is located at the Linhe Zhong Lu,Tianhe District, Guangzhou. It is opposite Zhongxin Plaza and the tallest building in Guangzhou. Built in 1910, it is 8 kilometers from Guangzhou Railway Station and 139 kilometers from Shenzhen Railway Station. It is a very important station on the Guangzhou – Shenzhen Railway. Also it is the terminal of Guangdong – Kowloon, Hong Kong Through Train.
The passenger transport building is the center of the station. The first floor is mainly for the passengers to Shenzhen and Kowloon, Hong Kong, and has ticket windows, waiting rooms, and luggage storage rooms. On the second floor, there are ticket offices for long-distance passengers in the west section, and five VIP Rooms in the east. On the third floor are the ticket hall and waiting rooms for passengers to Jiulong and long-distance passengers. The check-in hall for the passengers to Jiulong is in the west section of the fourth floor, while the other part of the fourth floor is the waiting room for domestic passengers.
There is a passport checking area accommodated within the station for passengers travelling between Guangzhou and Hong Kong.
Rail services serving Guangzhou East railway station include:
MTR Guangzhou-Kowloon Through Train
Guangzhou Metro Line 3 (Please see Guangzhou East Railway Station (metro))
How to get to Guangzhou East Railway Station
1. By Subway: Guangzhou East Railway Station can be reached by Subway Line 1 or Line 3
2. By Bus: Bus Routes: Take Bus No.B19 (41 long-distance), 41 (short-distance), 43, 45, 62, 122, 122A, 175, 183, 185, 195, 209, 214, 233, 256, 263, 271, 280, 283, 302, 501, 508, 515, 551, 804, 804A, 808 (short-distance), 808, 810, 810A, 841, 884, Express Line 24 and 28, 15 (Night), 17 (Night), 28 (Night), Airport Express Tianhe Terminal Line, Guangzhou East Railway Station – Conghua Coach Station, Guangzhou East Railway Station – Huadu Coach Station, and Guang – Fo Express Line 6 and get off at Guangzhou East Railway Station stop.
3. By Airport Shuttle Bus: The Airport Shuttle Bus Line 6C departs from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to go to Guangzhou East Railway Station. The ticket fare is CNY20. The whole trip needs about 50 minutes.