According to 60 days presale regulation, passengers can buy train tickets for the 117th Canton Fair through 12306.com (how to buy train ticket online), telephone (95105105 / 96020088), and counters in railway station from March 1.
The phase 1 of the Canton Fair will be held from April 15 to 19 for electronics and household electrical appliances; from April 23 to 27, the exhibitors of consumer goods, home decorations and gifts will move into the fair in phase 2; phase 3 will display the office supplies, cases and bags, and recreation products from May 1 to 5. In addition, the International Pavilion will be set in phase 1 and phase 3.
Due to the period of phase 3 meets the May days holiday, the railway authorities reminds passengers that they should plan the traveling schedule and buy the train tickets as soon as possible; especially the high speed rail would has a hot sale with the opening of Xiamen - Shenzhen, Guiyang (Guizhou Province) - Guangzhou and Nanning (Guangxi Province) - Guangzhou.
At present, Guangzhou South Railway station and Shenzhen North Railway station are the duro of Guangdong high speed rail, which connects the province with 16 municipalities and provinces in west, central and east China, which reduce the passengers’ time for traveling.