Tibet Train Facilities
As the Tibet train runs on the world's highest railway, Qinghai-Tibet Railway, the trains are tailor-made according to the special elevation, temperature and other specific situations along the railroad to Lhasa.The totally-closed Tibet train is equipped with air-conditioning, supercharging system, oxygen supply, altitude display as well as other advanced facilities. The trains to Tibet are considered as the most comfortable in China. Passengers can enjoy ease at any corner of the train.
There are three types of coaches on the Tibet train, the first class soft-berth sleeper, the second class soft-berth sleeper and soft seat coaches, which meets different Tourists' demand. Since the journey is really long, most travellers prefer the sleepers.
Besides, passengers can enjoy medical service, English service, and other good necessary services, even folk performances which bring a lot of fun for tourists. Because the train to Tibet runs at high elevation, some passengers might suffer from high altitude sickness. But do not worry too much about it, first aid is easily got. Most importantly, passengers have a wonderful chance to get breathtaking view through the sightseeing windows covered by anti-ultraviolet film. The whole train journey to Lhasa, Tibet, would be full of surprise.
Nagchu Railway Station is an important Tibet train station for transferring and replenishment along Qinghai-Tibet Railway. All trains to Tibet make a stop at Nagchu, which is 322 km away from Lhasa and 820 km away from Golmud. Check more about Nagchu train schedule.