China will run the world’s fastest bullet train between Beijing and Shanghai at 350 kms per hour, covering the 1,250-km-long distance in just 4.5 hours from September 21, officials said today.
Currently, it takes six hours to travel from the Chinese capital to the country’s business hub.
The new generation bullet train — the Fuxing — will cover the distance (equal to that between Jammu to Bhopal) in 4.5 hours from September 21.
It will be the world’s fastest commercially-used bullet train, China Railway Corporation said.
China began running its first 350 km per hour high speed train between Beijing and Tianjin in August in 2008 and opened at least three more such high-speed lines nationwide in the following years. Read More…
Credit By: Dna India
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