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Xi'an - Nanning Train

The distance between Xi'an and Nanning is around 2,000 kilometers (1,243 miles). If traveling by high speed train, it takes about 13 to 13.5 hours; a second class seat costs CNY 691 per person. If traveling by normal speed train, it takes 29.5 – 35.5 hours; and a hard sleeper costs CNY 407/ CNY 436 per person.

Aside from rail service, those who are pressed for time can also travel by direct flight, taking 2.5 hours. The flight ticket fare varies from about CNY 500 to CNY 1,300 at different times. Generally, the flight ticket can be much cheaper in low seasons.

Xi'an - Nanning High Speed Train

Basic Facts:

 Open Date: September 10th, 2016
 Distance: 2,111 kilometers (1,312 miles)
 Duration: 13 – 13.5 hours
 Running Speed: 200 km/h (124 mph)
 Stations: Xi'an North, Huyi, Foping, Chenggu North, Hanzhong, Ningqiang South, Chaotian, Guangyuan, Cangxi, Langzhong, Nanbu, Nanchong North, Hechuan, Chongqing West, Luohuang South, Tongzi East, Zunyi, Xiuwenxian, Guiyang East, Duyun East, Sanduxian, Rongjiang, Congjiang, Guilin North, Guilin, Yongfu South, Liuzhou, Laibin North, Nanning East

Xi'an to Nanning High Speed Train Schedule

(Last Update on Jun 8, 2020)
Train No.Departure - ArrivalTravel Time
G285508:07 - 20:5812h51m
See more Xi'an Schedule

Nanning to Xi'an Bullet Train Timetable

(Last Update on Jun 8, 2020)
Train No.Departure - ArrivalTravel Time
G285608:45 - 21:4813h3m
See more Nanning Schedule 

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

Ticket Fare of Xi'an - Nanning High Speed Trains

(Last Update on Jun 8, 2020)
Business Class SeatFirst Class SeatSecond Class Seat
CNY 2,493
USD 364
CNY 1,329.5
USD 194
CNY 831.5
USD 121

Running Route of Xi'an – Nanning High Speed Railway

Xi'an – Nanning High Speed Trains run along Xi'an – Chongqing, Chongqing – Guiyang, Guiyang – Guilin and Guilin-Nanning High Speed Railways.

 Xi'an – Chongqing: This rail line was put into service since December 6th, 2017, the trip would take around 5 to 6 hours.

 Chongqing – Guiyang: This high speed railway became available since January 25th, 2018. The duration needed is only 2 to 3 hours now.

 Guiyang - Guilin: This is a very popular tourist rail line. The total length is around 429 kilometers (267 miles) taking 2.5 hours on the way

 Guilin – Nanning: D1709/D1710 take around 2.5 to 3 hours for this trip covering a distance of 368 kilometers (229 miles).

Normal Trains of Xi'an - Nanning

Xi'an to Nanning Train Schedule:

(Last Update on Jun 8, 2020)
Train No.Departure - ArrivalTravel Time
T28401:06 - 10:56+33h50m
K31819:07 - 06:41++35h34m

Nanning to Xi'an Train Timetable:

(Last Update on Jun 8, 2020)
Train No.Departure - ArrivalTravel Time
K31611:21 - 21:00+33h39m
T28220:00 - 01:31++29h31m
1. The timetable is for reference only. Please check for the real-time schedule via the search box on page top.
2. "+" means the second day; "++" means the third day.

Ticket Fare

(Last Update on Jun 8, 2020)
Soft SleeperHard SleeperHard Seat
CNY 643 - 699
USD 94 - 102
CNY 407 - 444
USD 59 - 65
CNY 224 - 243
USD 33 - 35

All of them are running between Xi'an Railway Station and Nanning Railway Station. When traveling for such a long-distance journey, passengers should better purchase a hard sleeper or soft sleeper berth. As sleeper tickets are usually under great demands, passengers should book tickets as early as possible.

 Stations along the way:
 T284/T282, K750/K748: Shangluo, Danfeng, Xixia, Neixiang, Zhenping, Dengzhou, Xiangyang, Yicheng, Jingmen, Dangyang, Songzi, Shimenxian North, Cili, Zhangjiajie, Jishou, Huaihua, Huitong, Jingzhou, Yatunpu, Sanjiangxian, Rongan, Rongshui, Liujiang, Laibin, Litang

 K318/K316: Shangluo, Danfeng, Shangnan, Xixia, Neixiang, Zhenping, Tanghe, Tongbai, Xinyang, Guangshui, Wuchang, Yueyang, Changsha, Zhuzhou, Hengyang, Qidong, Qiyang, Yongzhou, Dong'an East, Xing'an North, Guilin North, Luzhai, Liuzhou, Laibin, Litang
Major Rail Lines from Xi'an to:
Major Rail Lines from Nanning to:
- Last modified on Jan. 02, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on Xi'an - Nanning Train
Asked by Kian from TURKEY | Jan. 01, 2020 21:59Reply
Will there be meals offered on the train from Xi'an to Nanning?
Answers (1)
Answered by Mortimer | Jan. 02, 2020 19:21

Not clear about this train, but for my trips, there is box meal, drinks and snacks for sale on long-time trips. So I think there should be meals for sale on the train.
Asked by Ian from AUSTRALIA | Mar. 21, 2019 23:38Reply
If travelling from Xi'an to Nanning by high speed train do we have to change trains at any time.
Answers (1)
Answered by Lilith from USA | Mar. 22, 2019 04:02

T284, G2855, K318 this are the 3 direct trains. By using any of these, you do not need to get off at any stations along the way for transfer.
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