Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station is a highly modern passenger transport station in China, under the jurisdiction of Shanghai Railway Administration. This station is the intersection of Shanghai-Hangzhou High-speed Railway, Shanghai-Nanjing High-speed Railway and Beijing-Shanghai High-speed Railway. It is the most important railway passenger transport hub and the largest railway passenger station in East China. Located in the west of Shanghai and adjacent to the T2 terminal of Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport in the east, the station is an important part of Hongqiao Integrated Transport Hub, which was opened on July 1, 2010.
Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station has two parking lots, high-speed and comprehensive, with a total scale of 16 stations and 30 lines, including 10 high-speed parks and 19 lines, and 6 comprehensive parks and 11 lines. Both high-speed parks and comprehensive parks have one side platform. The total building area of the station is about 240,000 square meters. The construction of Shanghai-Hangzhou Maglev Hongqiao Station has a magnetic levitation scale of 10 lines and a passing type of station.
The supporting facilities will be built into a modern passenger transport center closely connected with urban rail transit (Lines 2 and 10 and Lines 5 and 17 under construction), maglev traffic, road traffic and airport. The total building area of Shanghai Hongqiao Station is about 230,000 square meters, including about 100,000 square meters of railway station buildings and 110,000 square meters of rain shed. The three-dimensional structure is divided into five layers.