China, the world's longest high-speed train line with the 2 thousand 298 kilometers to service, the first official train service was carried out. The high-speed train journey that connects the capital city of Beijing with the port city of Guangzhou in the south is completed in 7 hours 59 minutes. With the opening of the Beijing-Guangzhou expedition, it has been reported that the high-speed train line in the country has reached 9 thousand 300 kilometers.
G09.00, which started its first flight from Beijing at 801 by local time, said that the train from 28 city and 5 province has successfully reached the last stop of the evening 16.59, Guangzhou south train station. The high-speed train stopped at the 35 stop, including Shijiazhuang, Zhengzhou, Wuhan and Changsha.
The average speed of the 300 km per hour of the train, the time between Beijing and Guangzhou to reduce the time of 20,5 8 hours was emphasized.
CHINESE STATE TELEVISION PUBLISHED LIVE
Chinese state television CCTV, today, the first expedition of the Beijing-Guangzhou high-speed train every segment of his journey was live broadcast. CCTV, which was placed on important stations that will be stopped by the trainers and transferred the date of the day to the audiences with the cameraman team, prepared special programs that talked about the transition stages of Chinese-made ile Harmony er trains all day.
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Beijing-Guangzhou flights between the continuous problems in the flight and the ticket prices, the high speed train expedition with the opening of the passengers were very happy. Experts, with the fast train line between the two cities, the airline companies do not have a reduction in their current earnings and the train ticket is prepared to take measures to compete with the father said. He added that they are waiting for the arrangements of the airplane companies especially about the delays and exorbitant plane ticket prices at the time of the exhibition.