China Opens World's Longest Fast Train Line

Posted on December 26, 2012

China is now home to the world's longest fast train line. The new line is over 1,400 miles long and goes from Beijing to Guangzhou. The train will get passengers to their destination over twice as fast as before. China plans to connect all of its major cities with fast train lines. The higher ticket price has upset some travelers. The train travels at 186 mph. If a similar train were in the U.S. it could take travelers from New York City to Key West, Florida in about 8 hours. Take a look:

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