The great rush for home, January 30

30 Jan 2014

Trains, planes and automobiles – and all of them packed solid with Chinese heading home to enjoy the Lunar New Year holiday. It’s the one time in the year when hundreds of millions of migrant workers can find the time to visit family back home. The numbers, as always, are staggering. Photographers from Xinhua, Reuters and EPA capture some of the frenzy.