The Beijing-Xiong'an intercity railway opened to traffic on Sunday, connecting the Chinese capital with the Xiong'an New Area. The railway is 91 kilometers long and has a maximum design speed of 350 kilometers per hour.
Passengers can take high-speed trains from Beijing West Railway Station directly to Xiong'an New Area with the shortest commuting time at 50 minutes. The journey between Daxing airport and Xiong'an will be about 19 minutes.
A new train operation schedule will be set on January 20, 2021. The Beijing-Xiong'an railway will arrange the operation of trains according to daily peak passenger flow volumes.
(Compiled by Zhang Kunyuan)