A peak into the upcoming Zhanjiang West Railway Station

Updated : 2018-06-26

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The 75,000-square-meter Zhanjiang West Railway Station has almost finished construction as its official opening on June 28 approaches. [Photo/Zhanjiang Daily]


The rooftop of the Zhanjiang West Railway Station takes the shape of a seagull spreading its wings. [Photo/Zhanjiang Daily]


The design of the railway station draws inspiration from Leizhou Drum Exchanging, a sacrificial rite performed by Leizhou Peninsula residents, wherein they offer their best drum to god in exchange for rain. [Photo/Zhanjiang Daily] 


A row of automatic ticket gates is erected on the second floor of the station, allowing passengers to check in with their railway ticket, ID card or China Railway & Banking Expresspay card. [Photo/Zhanjiang Daily]


The spacious waiting hall is equipped with more than 3,700 stainless steel chairs, toilets, drinking fountains and central air conditioners. [Photo/Zhanjiang Daily]


A China Railway High-speed (CRH) train completes a trial run and arrives at the Zhanjiang West Railway Station. [Photo/Zhanjiang Daily]