Trains are the best way to travel long distances in China with a reasonable level of speed and comfort. Travelling by train is not expensive, either. Air travel is becoming more popular as it’s faster, but it’s a bit of a rigmarole when you have to arrive at the airport two hours before the departure time. There’s a lot of waiting around – and flights are often delayed, which makes the situation even worse.

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