Landbridge logistics: the silk road rail link

The landbridge connects China, Russia, CIS and Europe by rail and follows one of the oldest trading routes in history. Rhenus designs and manages overland rail supply chains along this route. With our presence in every country along the New Silk Road, we ensure your cargo is in capable hands.
When to choose our landbridge service

When to choose our landbridge service

Landbridge is a viable alternative or addition to our air and ocean services. When ocean transport takes too much time and air freight is too expensive, rail is what you are looking for.

 Rhenus in the Netherlands serves not only China and Europe. We have extensive rail experience in Russia and the CIS countries through our intermodal service. In addition, via China, the landbridge can reach several South East Asian countries. Rhenus ensures reliable transit times and fixed departure schedules.

Landbridge Routes

To Europe:
Chinese Hubs: Suzhou / Shilong / Ganzhou / Changchun / Shenyang / Wuhan

To Russia:
Chinese Hubs: Guangzhou/Dongyang, Ganzhou, Wuhan, Yiwu, Suzhou, Yantai, Shenyang, Nanjing

To Europe:
Chinese Hub: Zhengzhou

To Russia:
Chinese Hubs: Zhengzhou, Chengdu, Shanghai

To Europe:
Chinese Hubs: Chengdu / Zhengzhou / Wuhan / Yiwu / Hefei / Xian / Chongqing / Xiamen                                                                                      

To Russia and/or to Central Asia:
Chinese Hubs: Xian, Chongqing, Qindao, Lianyungang

Why use the New Silk Road?

The landbridge ensures excellent rail connections between China and Europe that will add efficiency to your supply chain. By using various routings, Rhenus makes rail a stable and reliable transport solution. Besides efficiency, which will speed up your supply chain and reduce overall logistics costs, rail transport is sustainable: The landbridge transports your cargo in an eco-friendly way. Rhenus in the Netherlands offers solutions along the entire New Silk Road with offices in China, Europe, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia.


Rhenus stands for operational excellence

Dedicated and skilled landbridge teams in every country along the rail trajectory ensure safe transport of your cargo and timely deliveries. Rhenus in the Netherlands integrates local presence with intercontinental know-how.

Landbridge adds value to your cargo

Fixed departure schedules combined with reliable transit times and supported by Rhenus´ know-how in the Netherlands give you a competitive advantage for your cargo. Whether you need a sustainable replenishment solution for your production lines or require your goods to be in their points of sale on time. The landbridge is the way to transport for you.

Any questions?

Our personal sales or dedicated operational key contact will assist you with all necessities for your train transport.

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