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京广高铁正式开通运营 - The Beijing-Guangzhou fast train (the world's longest fast-train route) is officially open for business print version
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京广高铁[1]北京至郑州(Zhengzhou)段正式开通运营[2],标志[3]着这条世界运营里程[4]最长的高速铁路[5]。京广高铁是我国《中长期[6]铁路网[7]规划》很重要的一条。

从北京起,经石家庄(Shijiazhuang)、郑州(Zhengzhou)、武汉(Wuhan)、长沙(Changsha),南至广州(Guangzhou),全长2298公里(km),全线速度350公里/小时(km/h)。

据了解,京广高铁全线开通运营后,北京至广州间最快高铁时间在8小时以内,比目前已有京广铁路最快速度客车少12小时30分左右。

The Beijing-Zhengzhou (capital of Henan province) section of the Beijing-Guangzhou fast railway is officially open for business. This marks the opening of the world's longest high-speed train route. The Beijing-Guangzhou track is an important section of China's "regulations for mid-long range railway network".

Starting at Beijing and passing through Shijiazhuang (capital of Hebei), Zhengzhou, Wuhan, Changsha and south as Guangzhou, the train covers 2298 km. The speed of the train is expected to be 350km/h.

It is understood that the fastest journey from Beijing to Guangzhou will take no more than 8 hours, faster by about 12:30 hours than the fastest existing journey at present.


[1] 京广高铁 jīngguǎng gāo tiě - Beijing-Guangzhou fast train

[2] 开通运营 kāitōng yùnyíng - Open for business

[3] 标志 biāozhì - mark

[4] 里程 lǐ chéng - mileage

[5] 高速铁路 gāosù tiělù - high-speed train

[6] 中长期 zhōngchángqī - mid-long range

[7] 铁路网 tiělù wǎng - railway network


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