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Xi'an - Hohhot Train

Currently, no high speed trains are available between the two cities. About 6 pairs of normal trains including overnight sleeper trains are operated between Xi'an and Hohhot to finish a distance of 1,064 - 1,137 kilometers (661 - 706 miles). Duration is 13 - 15.5 hours. Ticket fare for a hard sleeper is CNY 426.5.

Basic Facts:

Distance: 1,064 - 1,137 kilometers (661 - 706 miles)
Duration: 13 - 15.5 hours
Operated at: Xi'an / Xi'an South Railway Station, Hohhot / Hohhot East Railway Station
Stations along the way: Pucheng East, Huangling South, Fuxian East, Ganquan North, Yan'an, Zichang, Qingjianxian, Suide, Mizhi, Yulin, Ordos, Dongsheng West, Dalate West, Baotou, Baotou East, Salaqi

Xi'an to Hohhot Train Schedule

(Last Update on Apr 25, 2023)
Train No.Departure - ArrivalTravel Time
K99807:51 - 21:4213h51m
K167418:06 - 06:48+12h42m
K69219:16 - 08:11+12h55m
K65620:00 - 09:06+13h6m
See more Xi'an Schedule

Hohhot to Xi'an Train Timetable

(Last Update on Apr 25, 2023)
Train No.Departure - ArrivalTravel Time
K65508:04 - 21:4513h41m
K69117:50 - 07:00+13h10m
K167322:05 - 10:33+12h28m
See more Hohhot Schedule 

Note: The above timetable is for reference only. Please search for the real-time schedule via the search box on page top.


Ticket Fare of Xi'an – Hohhot Trains

(Last Update on Apr 25, 2023)
Soft SleeperHard SleeperHard Seat
CNY 375.5 - 389.5
USD 55 - 57
CNY 247.5 - 255.5
USD 36 - 38
CNY 135.5 - 138.5
USD 20


Better to travel by overnight sleeper trains

Traveling for such a long-distance journey may be boring and tiring. In order to have a more comfortable trip, passengers are advised to choose the overnight sleeper trains such as K4692, K656, K1315, and K1674/K1673, which depart in the evening and arrive in the next morning. In this case, one-night accommodation fee and the day time can be saved.

Xi'an - Hohhot High Speed Trains

Xi'an - Hohhot High Speed Railway is made up of Xi'an – Beijing and Beijing – Hohhot High Speed Railways.

Xi'an - Beijing: This section has operated for a long time, reducing the travel time between the two cities to 4.5 - 6 hours.

Beijing – Hohhot: This section is under construction now and will open in 2019 by then duration between the two cities will be greatly shortened to 3 hours.

When the whole line is put into use, Xi'an and Hohhot can be reached by bullet trains. Duration is 7.5 - 9 hours.

Xi'an – Hohhot Train vs. Flight

Direct flights are operated between the two cities. Duration is about 2 hours. Full price for an economy class is CNY 980, while discounts are offered in low season when the ticket fare can be low to CNY 250. Flight can be a more preferable choice then, especially for those who are pressed for time.

The overnight sleeper trains are also competitive. On one hand, railway stations are usually with easier access compared with airports. On the other hand, ticket fare of trains is fixed and a rail trip is cheap in most cases. A sleeper can assure passengers a good rest onboard.

 Major Rail Lines from Xi'an to:

 Major Rail Lines from Hohhot to:
- Last updated on Apr. 25, 2023 -
Questions & Answers on Xi'an - Hohhot Train
Asked by Sophia from GERMANY | Dec. 30, 2019 19:24Reply
Which train is better option if we will stay at Shuyuan Youth Hostel? K1674 or K692?
Answers (1)
Answered by Cristian from LUXEMBOURG | Jan. 01, 2020 18:09

K1674 for sure! K692 departs from Xi'an South Station, too far from your hostel. K1674 use the main station near City Wall, so it is much easier for you. And one more thing, K1674 originated from Xi'an Station, so you will sure to have a clear bedding!
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