Lanzhou-Xinjiang High-Speed Railway

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Completed

Total Reported Cost

144.0 billion CNY

Initiatives

Start Date

2008

Start of Construction

Nov. 04 2009

Planned Completion Date

April 30 2014

Implementers

Operators

Funders

Source(s) Amount

Description

The 1776km Lanzhou-Xinjiang High-Speed Railway is a domestic One Belt, One Road Project that terminates in the city of Urumqi. The project improves transport in the western part of China, near the border with Kazakhstan. It will also connect Urumqi to Beijing by high speed rail.

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by Daniel Zaretsky

Photo by Daniel Zaretsky

by Daniel Zaretsky

Photo by Daniel Zaretsky

by Daniel Zaretsky