Chinanews.com, February 2. According to China National Railway Group Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as China Railway Group), since the Spring Festival, the passenger flow of railway spring travel has continued to pick up. From January 22 to February 1, the national railways have sent a total of 102 million passengers. The number of passengers increased by 33.51 million or 48.7% year-on-year, with an average of 9.31 million passengers per day, recovering to 90% of the same period in the Spring Festival travel season in 2019. Among them, the number of passengers sent exceeded 10 million for 7 consecutive days from January 26 to February 1 , Railway transportation is safe, stable and orderly.
According to the person in charge of the Passenger Transport Department of the China National Railway Group, after the Spring Festival, the railway department will better coordinate the new stage of epidemic prevention and control and the key work of the railway Spring Festival, better coordinate development and safety, and go all out to fight the Spring Festival Transport to ensure the safety and security of passengers. Preface, warm travel, and strive to make the Spring Festival travel experience of the majority of passengers better.
One is to maximize capacity.
According to the ticket pre-sale situation and the big data of the ticket waiting list, the passenger train operation plan is dynamically optimized to meet the needs of passengers returning to work to the greatest extent.
In response to the increase in passenger flow in popular directions from Chengdu, Chongqing, Wuhan, Changsha, Nanning, Kunming, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Harbin to Beijing, and Lanzhou to Urumqi, timely implementation of high-speed trains at night, reconnection of EMUs, additional trains, and general speed A variety of measures, such as adding trains to trains, did everything possible to increase the delivery of transport capacity. After the festival, nearly 9,300 passenger trains were operated every day, an increase of 6.8% over the same period in 2019. The highest number of passenger trains in a single day across the country was 10,600. Increased by 15% over the same period.
At the same time, maintain the scale of normal-speed train operation, operate public welfare slow trains, and strive to meet the travel needs of passengers.
The second is to continuously improve service quality.
In view of the concentrated travel of migrant workers in Sichuan, Chongqing, Henan, Hunan, Guangxi, Shaanxi and other places after the festival, we will work closely with local governments and labor companies to vigorously launch "point-to-point" migrant worker trains. Open up special passages and waiting areas in the link, provide full-service services, and help migrant workers return to work safely and smoothly.
Increase travel service guarantees such as catering, water supply, and cleaning, continue to implement measures that are convenient for the people, such as discounted tickets for children according to age, convenient transit transfers, and online meal ordering, and strengthen services for key passengers such as the elderly, young, sick, disabled, and pregnant, and continue to Improve passenger travel experience.
Optimize the passenger boarding and landing organization, dynamically increase the number of entry and exit channels, carry out in-depth youth volunteer service activities, strengthen the connection with municipal transportation such as buses and subways, and open up the "first mile" and "last mile" of passenger travel services.
The third is to ensure healthy and safe travel.
Strictly implement epidemic prevention and control measures at stations and trains, guide passengers to enter and wait at stations in an orderly manner, keep a safe distance, do a good job of ventilating and disinfecting stations and trains, actively promote non-contact services, strengthen publicity reminders for travel health at stations and trains, guide passengers to wear masks throughout the journey, and strengthen Protect your own health, strengthen road-ground joint prevention and control, do an orderly emergency response work, and make every effort to create a safe and healthy journey.
During the Spring Festival holiday, leaders and cadres at all levels of China National Railway Group went to the front line of Spring Festival transportation, led the majority of railway workers to strengthen dispatching and command, line inspection, equipment maintenance and other work, actively responded to large-scale rain and snow weather, and effectively guaranteed the safety and order of railway Spring Festival transportation.
The person in charge pointed out that from the current analysis of railway 12306 ticket sales data, before and after the Lantern Festival, the flow of migrant workers and students will be superimposed, and the passenger flow of the Spring Festival Railway will remain high, and the peak passenger flow in some areas will exceed the same period in 2019.
The railway department will maximize the transport capacity according to the demand of passenger flow, strengthen the organization of passenger transportation, and scientifically and effectively deal with the large passenger flow.
At the same time, I would like to remind travelers and friends that there will be a lot of passengers during the Spring Festival travel season. Please strictly follow the ticket to board the train at the departure station, strengthen your own health protection, and jointly maintain a good travel environment.
In the case of overcrowded trains, in order to ensure safe operation, passenger trains will not handle extended travel services for passengers. For passengers who deliberately do not arrive at the station according to the ticket and do not meet the conditions for continued travel, the train staff will persuade them to go to the nearest station. Get off at the station ahead.
(China New Finance and Economics)