In 2019, 383 million Spring Festival Railway Tickets have been sold.
The Spring Festival Transport started today in 2019. This years Spring Festival Transport is expected to send 413.3 million passengers, an increase of 31.76 million passengers, an increase of 8.3%, and an average of 10.33 million passengers per day.
Relevant person in charge of China Railway Corporation said that since the first day of ticket sales on December 23, 2018, all kinds of online and offline ticket sales have been running smoothly and orderly. From December 23, 2018 to January 20, 2019, 383 million tickets were sold by all kinds of ticketing modes on the national railway, with an average of 13.2 million tickets sold per day, an increase of 13.78 million tickets per day, an increase of 11.7%.
According to reports, the main channel of 12306 website tickets is more prominent. 11.102 million tickets are sold every day, accounting for 84.1% of the total ticket sales. More than 97% of the tickets sold need no verification code.
Several high-speed railway lines concentrate on running night EMUs
In order to do a good job of railway spring transportation service in 2019, railway departments have taken the following measures to facilitate passenger travel.
At present, Railway has taken various measures to increase the capacity of railway spring transportation by 5.3% in 2019. Among them, 4787 pairs of passenger trains are scheduled daily before the festival, an increase of 468 pairs over the same period, providing an average of 942,000 passenger trains per day, an increase of 5.4% over the same period; 4860 pairs of passenger trains are scheduled daily after the festival, an increase of 460 pairs over the same period, providing an average of 964,000 passenger trains per day, an increase of 5.2% over the same period.
In order to improve the transport capacity of key areas, on the basis of centralized operation of night EMUs on Beijing-Guangzhou, Shanghai-Kunming and Guizhou-Guangzhou high-speed railways, the night EMUs between Chongqing and Guizhou are arranged, with an increase of 22.5 pairs compared with the same period last year, and the transport capacity between Guangzhou and Chongqing is greatly improved.
Fuxing No. 375 sets of 4683 kilometers new line put into spring transportation for the first time
During the Spring Festival Transport, 145 sets of Fuxing EMUs will be put into operation by the railway department. The total number of Fuxing EMUs will reach 375 sets. The density and scope of operation will continue to increase, covering 38 lines, 23 provincial capitals (municipalities directly under the Central Government) and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. More passengers can enjoy the service of Fuxing.
It is understood that at present, Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong high-speed railway Hong Kong section, Jiangmen-Zhanjiang railway, Chuxiong-Dali railway, Harbin-Jiamusi railway, Hangzhou-Huangshan section of Hangzhou-Changzhou high-speed railway, Chengde-Shenyang section of Beijing-Hangzhou high-speed railway, Xinmin-Tongliao high-speed railway, Harbin-Mudanjiang high-speed railway, Jinan-Qingdao high-speed railway, Qingdao-Yancheng Railway, Nanping-Longyan railway, Huaihua-Hengyang railway, Tongren-Liaoning high-speed railway, More than 10 new railway lines, such as Yuping Railway, Chengdu-Yaan Railway, have been put into spring transportation for the first time, adding 4683 kilometers of railway operation mileage for spring transportation in 2019. Among them, 4100 kilometers of high-speed railway have widened the way for passengers to go home.
Optimize the online ticket purchase procedure and reduce the time and energy for tourists to purchase tickets
In the aspect of online ticket purchase, the new version 12306 website page has been used to optimize the process of Internet ticket purchase, increase the users scanner login function, reduce invalid clicks, facilitate passengers to buy tickets quickly; further optimize the strategy of verification code to minimize the occurrence of verification code in ticket purchase.
In addition, the general aspect of railway chooses some long-distance sections of trains with tense capacity during the Spring Festival Transport period, and carries out the pilot service of standby ticket purchase, so as to reduce the amount of time and energy spent by passengers repeatedly inquiring the remaining tickets when the demand for tickets is not met.
300 stations to achieve self-service passenger arrival checks
Passengers who need to deal with the activation of frequent passenger members and the verification of identity information can carry out identity verification through online face-brushing authentication. They need not go to the station window to verify the certificates, and realize the self-service processing of the whole process online. The verification of passenger identity information will be more convenient and efficient.
According to reports, the Spring Festival Transport in 2019 has achieved passenger self-service check-in at 300 stations, greatly improving the efficiency of arrival and passenger experience; at nearly 700 stations where EMUs stop, self-service check-in and exit with second-generation ID cards has been implemented, increasing more than 300 stations over the same period of the same year; and promoting the convenient code-sweeping approach of inter-city railway, e-card of Changsha-Zhuzhou-Tan inter-city railway pilot project, to achieve passenger brushing. Mobile phone two-dimensional code self-service deduction is convenient to ride.
Homecoming Certificate Online Registration and Verification makes it more convenient for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan passengers to travel.
According to General Railway, in order to facilitate the travel of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan passengers, the return certificate has been registered and verified online, and the whole process of online processing has been realized.
At the same time, the scope and quantity of automatic ticket machines with special reading equipment for card-type return certificates and Taiwans Cycle Certificates have increased, so that all high-speed railway stations in cities above provincial level, in Guangdong Province, Beijing-Guangzhou, Beijing-Shanghai and Hangzhou-Shenzhen lines can be fully covered. It is convenient for passengers with return certificates and Taiwans Cycle Certificates to buy tickets and take trains. 2218 automatic ticket machines at 520 stations across the country provide this self-service. Help service. In addition, eight automatic ticket machines were added to West Kowloon Station to facilitate the travel of inbound and outbound passengers.
Source: Qian Mingxiao_NBJ10675, Responsible Editor of CNN