Wendy Zhang/ Shanghai Daily news
Locals who want to travel to Lhasa by train can realize their dream as the
first train is scheduled to operate on October 1, according to the Shanghai
Approved by the Ministry of Railways, express trains from
Shanghai to Lhasa will operate every other day, with those from Lhasa to
Shanghai starting on October 4.
From March, the train service staff has
received training on topics such as religion policies and service techniques to
provide a unique service on the train.
Special security equipment has been
installed on the 25T new-type train which serves the itinerary, with
emergency-response plans in place.