Construction of Hangzhou West Railway Station is busy going in Yuhang district of Hangzhou.
As the last cubic meter of concrete was put into place at 7 pm of April 7, the concreting of the whole departure floor marked completed. The next stage of construction will be assembly.
With a total construction area of 510,000 sq meter, the railway station will have 11 platforms, 20 railway lines and four metro lines. It is one of the most important hub for one-hour transport circle of Zhejiang province.
The station is expected to be in operation in August, 2022. By then, travel time between Hangzhou and nearby cities including Shanghai, Nanjing and Hefei will be shortened to one hour.