Hainan Railway expected to handle 185K passengers during Duanwu Festival
According to the Hainan Railway authority, the Hainan Railway is expected to transport 185,000 passengers during the upcoming 3-day Duanwu Festival, which falls on June 10 this year.
Regular trains will carry a total of 20,000 passengers and the daily number will reach 5,000, around a 22% rise compared to last year. Meanwhile, the bullet trains of Hainan Eastern Ring Railway will carry around 41,250 daily passengers during the Festival.
The passenger flow peaks are expected to fall on 9th June and 12th June respectively.
The Hainan Railway Station will arrange extra 5 pairs of bullet trains during the holiday to best meet passengers’ travel demands.