Yangshuo Railway Station

Yangshuo Railway Station is located in Xingping Town, so it is also called Xingping Station. It is about 14 miles (22 kilometers) from the Yangshuo downtown. Covering an area of 12,000 square yards (10,000 square meters), its maximum capacity is 1,500 passengers.

Address: Fanzeng Village of Xingping Town


Schedule and Ticket Booking

As the largest intermediate station along the Guilin - Guangzhou High Speed Railway, Yangshuo Train Station currently only operates high speed trains to/from Guilin, Guangzhou, Guiyang, Nanning, and Hezhou, so known to passengers as Yangshuo High Speed Train Station, too.

 Major Rail Lines from the station to:

(Last Update on Apr 25, 2023)
ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
First/ Second Class Seat
D8262, D8262, D2820, D2962...
21 departures from 09:11 to 20:48
0h30m - 0h46mCNY 35/ 22
USD 5/ 3
Guangzhou South
D2911, G2907, D2961, D2811...
21 departures from 08:20 to 20:36
2h42m - 3h20mCNY 203/ 126
USD 30/ 19
Shenzhen North
G2907 at 09:043h26mCNY 302.5/ 200.5
USD 44/ 29
Guiyang North
D2820, D2820, D2804, D2846...
15 departures from 09:20 to 14:55
3h6m - 3h43mCNY 246/ 153
USD 36/ 23
D8262, G2908, D8270 from 09:11 to 19:231h45m - 1h53mCNY 117/ 73.5
USD 17/ 11
D1841, D2981, D1871 from 14:06 to 19:073h42m - 4h8mCNY 293/ 196
USD 43/ 29
Nanning East
D8262, D8270 at 09:11 and 19:233h8mCNY 243/ 152.5
USD 36/ 22
D2911, G2907, D2961, D8265...
21 departures from 08:20 to 21:10
0h50m - 1h5mCNY 63/ 40
USD 9/ 6
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.

Note: Although there are more departures for Guilin West, it is not recommended to get off there, as Yangshuo Railway Station is located far from downtown area and the public transportation is not convenient. D8232 stops at both Guilin Station and Guilin North Station. If you are going to the city area, get off at Guilin Station for it is closer to city center. If you are going to transfer to other trains, especially high speed ones, get off at Guilin North Station, because most bullet trains are operated there.
Second Class Carriage
Second Class Carriage

Station Plan

It comprises a two-storey terminal building and a front square.
 2F: waiting hall, VIP room, boarding gates, toilets, hot drinking water, platforms…
 1F: entrance/exit, ticket office, police stand, tourism information service center…

Note: The station is built on an elevated base. There are more than 100 stairs from the ground floor all the way to the platform. But do not worry. There are escalators and accessible elevators for your convenience.

How to get to Yangshuo Train Station from downtown area

Currently, a special bus line is operated between Yangshuo downtown and the railway station. Bus fare is CNY 20. The bus departs from the coach station near Shima Yuanpan in Kangzhan Road and arrives at the front square of the station. Duration is about 60-70 minutes.

Ticket Check and Boarding

Yangshuo Railway Station
Ticket Check
Boarding gates information is shown on the tickets. Read the ticket carefully and find your boarding gate upon arrival on the waiting hall on 2F. If it is not the time for ticket check yet, you can find a seat nearby the boarding gate and have a rest. After ticket check, there are LED boards leading you to the platform or you can follow other passengers to get onboard. After, please find your seat/sleeper and put your baggage on the luggage rack steadily in case that it falls and hurts others.

How to exit and leave Yangshuo Railway Station?

Upon arrival, passengers can get out from the exit to the front square, where they can find special blue buses to leave. The bus stops at Xingping Town, Fuli and eventually arrives in Yangshuo. Bus fares are CNY 5, CNY 15 and CNY 20 respectively.

How to Get to West Street from Yangshuo Railway Station

Passengers can take bus Yangshuo High Speed Special Line 1 to Fengming Tourist Service Center and then take city bus Yangshuo 801 on the opposite of the road to arrive at West Street.

How to Get to Xingping from Yangshuo Railway Station

After you get out of the railway station, you can go left straightly.  Then you will find the ticketing window. There, you can buy the tickets of bus heading to Xingping. The ticket price is CNY 5 per person and the travel time is about 15 minutes. 

Facilities and Services

Ticket Office:
The ticket office is located on the first floor. There are 10 ticket windows in total. However, just three windows are in service on ordinary days. During the holidays, more windows will be put into service.

Waiting Hall:
The waiting area is located on the second floor. Entering the station hall, passengers need to use the escalator, elevator or the stairs to reach the second floor. There are 1200 seats in the waiting area. There is also a VIP waiting room. Inside the waiting hall, there are toilets and hot drinking water for passengers’ convenience.
- Last updated on Apr. 25, 2023 -
Questions & Answers on Yangshuo Railway Station
Asked by Hans from GERMANY | May. 26, 2024 08:15Reply
Luggage storage possibility
Are there any lockers or left luggage areas or possibilities to store luggage at the Yangshuo Railway Station?
Answers (1)
Answered by Marcy | May. 27, 2024 02:10

Yes,there is the tourist center where you can store your luggage. It may cost CNY 20-50.
Asked by SS from CHINA | May. 13, 2020 19:04Reply
Is Yangshuo station centrally located near the West Street?
Answers (1)
Answered by Eileen from AUSTRALIA | May. 17, 2020 18:45

Not yet. Yangshuo train station locate in Xingping ancient town, you need to take a taxi or bus to get to Yangshuo city. If you travel light, it’s also good to visit the Xingping town and then get to Yangshuo.
Asked by Andres from AUSTRALIA | Nov. 09, 2019 12:36Reply
Taxi from Yanshuo Station to downtown
How expensive and how easy it would be to get a taxi from Yangshuo Station to downtown on a Saturday Afternoon? Thanks
Answers (3)
Answered by Archer | Nov. 11, 2019 03:31

B taxi, it should be around CNY100 I suppose. The bus to Yangshuo is CNY20 per person
Answered by Andres from AUSTRALIA | Nov. 11, 2019 04:50

Thank you. Do you know how easy it is to find a taxi on a Saturday afternoon?
Answered by Rebecca from FRANCE | Nov. 13, 2019 17:16

Not hard, before the final train arrival that day, there are always taxi/private car service there
Asked by Alexey from ISRAEL | Aug. 10, 2019 09:52Reply
Is there a direct bus from the Train Station to the South Bus Station?
If yes, what's the price and how long does it takes, and if no, what's the price of taxi?

Thanks for help.
Answers (1)
Answered by Selena from AUSTRALIA | Aug. 22, 2019 18:54

The bus should be stop at the South Bus Station. The ticket price is CNY20 per person, around 1 hour. If by taxi, I suppose it would be around CNY100
Asked by Hans from GREECE | Mar. 05, 2019 02:01Reply
What is the open time of Yangshuo Station?
If there bus from Xingping town to the station? Can I walk to there?
Answers (1)
Answered by Pete from USA | Mar. 05, 2019 16:54

It should open at 7:30 or 8am. There is shuttle bus from the bus station in Xingping Ancient to the railway station, about every 1 hour. It is not a walking distance, nearly 9km between.
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