Create 12306 account with email address

Create a 12306 account with an email address to enjoy a more comprehensive High Speed Rail ticketing service

12306 is an online ticketing system of China Railway selling nationwide High Speed Rail tickets. To enjoy the service, all you need to do is to create a personal account. Recent system enhancement has made it more convenient for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan residents to create account with an email address. You can then buy tickets with UnionPay, WeChat Pay Hong Kong and other designated payment means in the Mainland.

One-stop ticketing: both cross-boundary high speed rail tickets and Mainland domestic tickets are available

Ticketing on-the-go: mobile app ticketing in addition to ticketing website

Fast online purchase: information of travellers is stored in the user account and is not required to be entered again during ticket purchase

Convenient after-sales service: ticket alteration and refund can be processed online

Ticket collection anywhere: ticket collection is available at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station as well as any Mainland stations

Register now to enjoy this convenient service!

12306 China Railway Website Download 12306 China Railway Mobile App

12306 supports Simplified Chinese interface only; operating hours: 06:00-23:30

Useful information:

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Note: 12306 ticketing service is provided by China Railway. Please check the conditions of use from