A passenger walks out of the Zhengzhou Railway Station in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province, Oct. 7, 2012. Zhengzhou witnessed a travel peak on Sunday, as many people were on their return trip on the last day of the eight-day holidays of Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day. (Xinhua/Wang Song)
China braces for another travel peak
BEIJING, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- China's transport networks are expected to experience another travel peak Saturday and Sunday, when millions of holiday-makers return as the week-long holiday draws to an end.
Trains are expected to carry a total of 7.7 million passengers Saturday while the country's roads are dealing with a combined passenger volume of 80.81 million, a year-on-year rise of 7.6 percent, according to the ministries of railways and transport. Full story