Pyongyang to Sinuiju (Dongrim) Local Train
The train from Sinuiju to Pyongyang or Pyongyang to Sinuiju is a popular option for those travelling throughout North Korea.
Going from Pyongyang to Sinuiju, you will get off at a stop called Dongrim in order to have a trip to Sinuiju.
Pyongyang Railway Station is located in central Pyongyang, close to the Koryo Hotel.
Dongrim train station is located about 1 hour away from Sinuiju City Center.
If you are getting the train from Pyongyang to Sinuiju, you will be sat in the local train carriages mainly filled with North Koreans.
Others travelling to China will be in the international carriages located to the front of the train.
These two areas are separated by the dining cart.
There is a restaurant cart onboard.
Here, you can meet your fellow group who may be travelling to Dandong.
The journey takes around 4 hours and you will get off in Dongrim.
Watch out for the signs and let the train conductor know in advance you will get off in Dongrim so he can tell you.
You can bring some entertainment, but it is also a great chance to enjoy the sights of the North Korean countryside as you go through vast land at a somewhat slow pace.
This train takes around 4 hours or less.
The time goes very quickly, so don't worry about packing so much!
- Wet wipes
- Toilet paper