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CHINA TIBET RAILWAY: TIMETABLE FOR TRAIN TO / FROM LHASA

In an effort to make an access to Tibet easier Chinese Ministry of Railway have completed construction of the Qinghai-Tibet Railway. The rail line connects Lhasa (Tibet) with Six Chinese cities namely Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Xining and Lanzhou. The first train set off from Beijing to cover 48 hours journey on 1st July 06 and reached Lhasa on 3rd July darting across several high passes, the highest being Tanggula pass at 5,072 meter. The world's highest railway line boasts high-tech engineering and luxurious pressurized train cars are used to help passengers cope with high altitude.




From/To Train no Estimated Departure Time Estimated Arrival Time Total Length & Duration Frequency
Beijing to Lhasa T27 21:30 20:58(on the third day) 4064 km/47hrs 28 mins daily