Is there oxygen supply on the train to Tibet from Chengdu?
The train from Chengdu to Lhasa is equipped with oxygen supply devices and starts to supply oxygen after arriving at Golmud Station. There are mainly two ways for oxygen supply. One is used for increasing the oxygen content in the train. The other is directly used by passengers through independent port. There are oxygen supply tube and mask on each cabin for emergency. When Tibet Train heads its way up to Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Zone, Oxygen begins to emit to the whole cabin by temperature and air pressure controlling system, it mostly release the difficulty of traveling on such a high altitude, like headache, out of breath inside Oxygen filled cabins. The altitude, temperature , driving speed are shown on each cabin as well. Private Oxygen masks are provided to every passengers whatever tickets you have. In sleeping berth car, you can find Oxygen Supply tube and mask on each cabin for emergency. The air pressure inside train is automatically controlled to make you feel as traveling in low altitude zone. More than these conveniences, the glass window of Tibet Train is designed to anti ultraviolet rays.
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