Shenzhen-Maoming High-speed Railway will be open in 2017, and it will take only 2.5 hours (5 hours previously) from Guangzhou to Maoming, and within 3 hours (7 hours previously) from Shenzhen to Maoming.
Aerial photo of Maoming East Station. [Photo: Maoming Daily/Liufu Siming]
Moreover, Maoming is reconstructing the city’s transportation center, Maoming East Station. It is aiming to build it into a comprehensive transportation pivot, where various kinds of transportation will be well connected and short-distance transfer will become possible.
Aerial photo of Maoming East Station. In the future, it will be Maoming’s comprehensive transportation center. [Photo/Maoming News Network]
The People’s Government of Maoming decided to put railway, bus, shuttle, cab, and private automobile together to form a comprehensive transportation center. It is a perfect adaptation to Maoming’s social-economic status, because it will be of a high and advanced transportation capability, and will be the leading transportation pivot among neighboring regions.
The new transportation center not only cuts down traveling time for passengers, but also brings great conveniences. Meanwhile, it can also promote the service industry and business around the center.
Xiyue South Road, part of the north-south urban main road in downtown Maoming, is under construction. [Photo/Maoming News Network]
(By Xiangyue, Monica)