Previously, the service was only available for electronic and textile products, imported from China. It started in 2016, operated by the Chinese operator Wuhan Asia-Europe Logistics. The train journey takes between 18-25 days, saving more transit time compared with sea shipping lines, which take around 40 days between France and China.
Advantages of the Rail freight
Time efficiency: Direct shipping, the shipping time is more short than sea transportation, safe and stable.
Cost Saving: saving about 50% compared with the cost of air transportation;
One-stop shop: we could arrange supplier door-to-door pick-up, and door-to-door all-inclusive price.
Flexible: Goods can be sent by LCL, 3-4 trains schedule per week
Main Shipping Route:
Shenzhen Pick UP→ Chengdu / Chongqing→Alashankou→Kazakhstan →Russia→Polish Mara→ Customs clearance in Hungary→UPS Pick up→UPS End Delivery
Rail Way Shipping Time:
Shenzhen to Chongqing takes about 3-5 Days, The shipping time of the train is 10-15 natural days, customs clearance + UPS pick up consume 3-5 working days, UPS end delivery takes 2-5 working days, overall delivery time door to door from China to France within 30 natural days.