Asia Express

The Asia Express was an express passenger train operated by the South Manchuria Railway from 1934 until 1943. This limited express, which began operation in November 1934 and was... Wikipedia

  • Service type:  Limited express
  • Status:  Discontinued
  • Locale:  Manchukuo
  • First service:  November 1934
  • Last service:  28 February 1943
  • Former operator(s):  South Manchuria Railway
  • Start:  Dalian
  • Stops:  9
  • End:  Harbin
  • Distance travelled:  943.3 km (586.14 mi)
  • Average journey time:  13 hours, 5 minutes
  • Class(es):  1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • Catering facilities:  Dining car
  • Observation facilities:  Tail-end observation carriage
  • Other facilities:  Lounge
  • Rolling stock:  Pashina class locomotive, One baggage/mail carriage, Two 3rd class carriage(s), One dining car, One 2nd class carriage, One 1st class observation carriage
  • Operating speed:  Max: 120 km/h (74.56 mph), Avg: 80 km/h (49.71 mph)
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo