Icy weather hampers post-holiday travel rush

By Wang Keju in Beijing and Zhu Lixin in Hefei | China Daily | Updated: 2019-02-11 07:39
Chinese passengers crowd the Wuhan Railway Station during the Spring Festival travel rush in Wuhan city, Central China's province, on Feb 8, 2019. [Photo/IC]

Those traveling by rail seemed to have fewer challenges, apart from crowds.

Railway trips were set to hit a record high, according to the national railway operator.

On Sunday, the last day of the holiday, some 12.52 million passenger trips were expected to be made by rail, a daily record for the travel rush, according to the China Railway Corp. An additional 1,067 trains were being scheduled to meet the demand, it said.

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