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How to read China train ticket

Written on 26th April 2017

If you do not read Chinese, it will be very difficult to find your seat on a Chinese train. below is a simple guide to help you read a Chinese & Tibet train ticket. ...

How to Board Tibet Train & China Train

Written on 14th April 2017

For visitors first time travel to China or Tibet, it might be a bit confusing to them of how to board the China Tibet train, here TCT will show you the detailed steps of the train boarding issue. ...

Drinking water or hot water supply on Tibet train

Written on 14th April 2017

Tibet train offers water supply, there is water heating system on the train, which you can use the water for drinking or for making the instant noodles, etc. ...

Wrong Concept of Tibet Train Travel

Written on 14th April 2017

Many people still think taking the train to Tibet is the best way for acclimatization, but according to our professional experience, we would say a BIG NO to this. Check this article for more....

Classes of seats and sleepers on Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

People might get confused on different classes of trains in China Tibet trains. In general, Tibet trains have two types of seats and two types of sleepers....

Socket & Plugs & Adaptor for Tibet Train Travel

Written on 14th April 2017

​Power is available on all Tibet trains. Each soft sleeper compartment has an outlet under the table of the compartment, which is quite convenient. Check the article to know more about the devices charging issue on Tibet train. ...

Qinghai Tibet Railway Station List

Written on 14th April 2017

This is a list of stations on the Qinghai–Tibet railway. The Qinghai–Tibet railway starts at Xining West Railway Station and ends at Lhasa Railway Station, total length 1,956 km. ...

What to see along Qinghai Tibet Railway

Written on 14th April 2017

Taking a train to Tibet you will be rewarded with amazing highland views, such as lakes, snow mountain, rare animals, grassland, etc. Here we will show you what you can see and experience along the Qinghai-Tibet railway. ...

Oxygen Supply System in Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

Tibet Trains are all equipped with oxygen generation system to produce oxygen for Xining to Lhasa section as altitude is going higher from Xining to Lhasa. Check the detailed article for more info about Tibet train oxygen issue....

Medical Service & First Aid on Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

There is simple medical care on the Tibet trains, the oxygen system produce oxygen and supply to everywhere on the train; And small clinic is equipped on the train. ...

Hard-berth Sleeper of Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

There are usually 8 Hard-sleeper cars in each Tibet train to accommodate around 480 passengers. Each car has 10 compartments, and each compartment has 6 hard sleeper berths with 3 on each side, they were called: Lower-berth, Middle-berth, and Upper-berth....

Hard Seats on Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

There are usually 4 hard-seat cars in each Tibet train, each car has around 98 seats, totally accommodate 392 passengers. We do not recommend visitors to take the hard seats if possible, you may choose the soft sleepers or at least hard sleepers for better...

Dining Car & Food on Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

The Tibet train offers ordered food and packed food on the train, check our article to know what kind of food will be provided on Tibet train...

Facility Introduction of Tibet Train

Written on 14th April 2017

Taking a train to Lhasa, Tibet is a lifetime experience, it allows visitors to enjoy the highland views in a leisure pace. But what a Tibet train looks like? what facilities inside the Tibet train? Here TCT is going to introduce you with more Tibet train...

Qinghai-Tibet Railway Introduction

Written on 23rd March 2017

Qinghai-Tibet Railway extends east to west from Xining in Qinghai to Lhasa, with a total length of 1,956 km. As the landmark project in implementing the strategy of the western development, serves as one of the four major projects in the new century in Chi...

Soft-berth Sleeper of Tibet Train

Written on 19th March 2017

Soft sleeper compartment is a private compartment with 2 upper and 2 lower berths. A door separates the compartment from the aisle. The soft sleeper berth is softer, safer and slightly bigger berth than hard sleeper. ...