On the morning of 2018. May 12th, a train of MTR trains from Guangzhou South Railway Station arrived at Shenzhen north station. After a short stop, they drove to Futian station and West JiuLong Railway Station. This is also the first time since the commissioning of the Hongkong section of the Guangzhou Shenzhen Hong Kong high-speed rail network in April 1st, the first official train has been between Guangzhou and Hongkong. It is understood that the trial run train stops in southern Guangzhou, Humen, Shenzhen north, Futian, West Kowloon, the whole running time is 1 hours and 18 minutes.
With regard to the sale of tickets, the transport and Housing Bureau of the Hongkong special administrative region issued a message that the Hong Kong Railway Corporation Limited ("Hong Kong iron") will sell Cross Border tickets to 18 sites in Hongkong and the mainland. Passengers do not have to go to the mainland station to buy a separate ticket for the high speed rail, but the high speed rail department, which sells the tickets in the inner section, will charge a fee. The details are to be further confirmed by the two parties.