ive never ever had problems with express vpn
General Email from ExpressVPN today:
ExpressVPN is currently experiencing service interruptions in China, especially on older versions of the ExpressVPN app for Windows. Please update to version 6.2.5 or greater of the ExpressVPN app for Windows now.
Also says on the update if you're in China to try LA 3, Tokyo 1 or HK 4.
After some experimentation, accessing Hong Kong 1 on TCP protocol got me connected today.
This is happening because the communist party is preparing for their five year plan si They ramp up the Great Firewall of China.
Don't know How long it wil last.
It is the same every year during conference season in Beijing. Things usually go back to normal in November.
I got the same message that Ocean got yesterday.