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Chengdu-Guilin Train

Currently, there is only one pair of sleeper trains numbered as K652/K651 traveling overnight between Chengdu and Guilin. The duration is about 25.5 hours and the total distance is 964 miles (1552 km). K652/K651 ends/ originates in Guilin North Railway Station but has a stop at Guilin Railway Station, which is closer to the city center and attraction sites. So if possible, you are recommended to get off/onboard there for your convenience. If you plan to get off or get onboard in Guilin Railway Station, you should pay attention to the broadcast and prepare your luggage beforehand. You have only 5 minutes to get off and 9 minutes to get on.

High speed train, also called bullet train, is not available between the two cities yet.

Chengdu to Guilin Train Schedule & Ticket Fare: K652

(Last update on December 4th, 2017)
Chengdu Schedule

Stations Arrival Departure Ticket Fare(CNY)
Soft Sleeper Hard sleeper Hard Seat
Chengdu East --- 15:50 --- --- ---
Guilin 17:35+ 17:40+ 509.5 331.5 180.5
Guilin North 17:58+ --- 527.5 343.5 189.5
Note: "+" indicates the second day.

Guilin to Chengdu Train Schedule & Ticket Fare: K651

(Last update on December 4th, 2017)
Guilin Schedule

Stations Arrival Departure Ticket Fare(CNY)
Soft Sleeper Hard sleeper Hard Seat
Guilin North --- 12:17 --- --- ---
Guilin 12:30 12:39 84 62 8
Chengdu East 13:56+ --- 527.5 343.5 189.5

Note: 1. "+" indicates the second day.
          2. The timetable is for reference only. For real-time schedule, please search for it by the tool on top of the page.

Stopovers along the way: Suining, Tongnan, Hechuan, Chongqing North, Fuling, Wulong, Qianjiang, Xiushan, Tongren, Huaihua, Jingzhou, Yatunpu, Sanjiangxian, Rong'an, Rongshui, Luocheng, Liuzhou.

In Guilin, both stations are connected with airport shuttle buses and city buses. In Chengdu, the ride use East Railway Station which is connected with subway Line 2. There is also airport shuttle bus Line 3 runs between. The bus runs everyday from 7am to 8pm. There are also other city bus available to reach other places.

Because the trains run overnight for a long time, you are advised to buy a sleeper. You can have a good rest in the night and then you will be energetic to travel around during the day upon arrival the destination. But the sleeper tickets are in a great demand in most cases, you should purchase the tickets ahead of your trip. Take some food and water or a bottle with you because the food onboard is not good and expensive.

In addition, there are also flights available between. The price is usually higher but can be competitive during off season. Travelers can choose the way for transfer based on their schedule and budget.

Chengdu, hometown of the cute pandas, and Guilin, famous for the breathtaking mountain-and-river landscapes, are two of the most popular travel destinations in China. A trip covers the two places will definitely leave you an unforgettable memory in your travel life.

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- Last modified on Aug. 15, 2018 -