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China Spring Festival travel reaches peak time

01-21-2012 08:54 BJT

The Spring Festival travel rush is hitting its peak as millions travel across the country for seasonal family reunions.

In east China’s Nanchang city, the railway authorities have decided to add another 52 trains, including 1 to Beijing, 12 to southern China, 16 to eastern provinces and 5 to western regions.

Meanwhile, 80 million travellers nationwide were driving home on the highways on Thursday alone, while more than 2.7 million people have flown home from Beijing since the travel rush began 12 days ago.

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.CN

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