|May 11, 2016 -- "5.15 Train Diagram" Press Conference was held by Lhasa Railway Station this Monday, which introduced the changes of train schedules at Lhasa Railway Station. According to the news released by person in charge from Lhasa Railway Station, all passenger trains shall operate in accordance with the new time schedule at both ends of the starting stations. There are several changes in the stopping points, arriving and departing times, train numbers, and running time of some trains. Suzhou Railway Station will be added as a stopping point of Trains Z166/Z165 running between Lhasa and Shanghai. Trains from Lhasa to Chongqing Railway Station shall stop at Nanchong North Railway Station and Guangyuan Railway Station on its way. Besides, a pair of conventional trains from Lhasa to Shigatse shall be added.
The original Express Trains T24 and T23 running between Lhasa and Chengdu shall be changed to nonstop expresses, and the running time will be shortened to 3 hours 5 minutes and 3 hours 57 minutes respectively. Moreover, the departure time of Train Z324 from Lhasa to Chengdu and Train Z224 from Lhasa to Chongqing shall be changed from 11:05 am to 6:30 pm.