Urumqi Railway Station
Urumqi Railway Station is a newly-built modern railway station. With a construction area of 27 acres or so, it is the largest railway station in Xinjiang. The station is about 7.5 miles (12 km) from Urumqi South Railway Station, 8 miles (13 km) from Diwopu Airport, and 8.5 miles (14 km) from Red Hill. This station is the terminal of Lanzhou-Xinjiang High Speed Railway.
Address: No. 1, North 6th Gaotie Road, Economic and Technological Development Zone, Toutunhe District
Urumqi railway station consists of a three-storey terminal building and two squares, the north square and south square.
2F: waiting hall, check points, toilets, hot drinking water, service desk
1F: platform, ticket office
-1F: arrival hall
North Square: bus stations, toilets, taxi stands, long-distance bus station
South Square: It’s currently under construction and will be put into use by end of October, 2017.
How to transfer between Urumqi Train Station and downtown/nearby cities
By city bus:
909, 301, 5302, 5305, BRT 5, airport express line
For arrival passengers, please read the direction boards carefully to locate the bus.
Passengers arriving by taxi will be dropped off at north square. The taxi pick-up point is at the north square, too, on its west side.
By long-distance bus:
Passengers will arrive at the east side of the north square if they travel by long-distance bus. Destinations of this long-distance bus station include nearby cities such as Yining, Kumul, Turpan, Kashgar, Kurle. It also has coaches to other places such as Gansu, Ningxia, Henan, Chengdu, and Chongqing. Besides, it also operates international coach to Kazakhstan.