Zhangjiajie Railway Station
Zhangjiajie Railway Station is about 2.5 miles (4 km) from Zhangjiajie Tujia Customs Park (city center), 2.8 miles (4.5 km) from Hehua International Airport, 24 miles (38 km) from Wulingyuan Scenic Area, 34 miles (54 km) from Tianzi Mountain, 45 miles (73 km) from Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, and 22 miles (35 km) from Suoxi Valley.
Address: Dayong Road in Yongding District
Schedule and Ticket Booking
The station mainly operates ordinary trains to domestic cities such as Beijing, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Changsha and Nanning.
Major Rail Lines from this station to:
Zhangjiajie Train Schedule
(Last Update on Apr 20, 2022)
|To||Trains||Duration||Ticket Fare (CNY)|
|Soft/ Hard Sleeper|
|Z8037, T8321, Z8029, Z8049...|
7 departures from 07:50 to 18:15
|3h31m - 3h53m||CNY 196.5/ 130.5|
USD 31/ 21
|7265 at 08:49||3h16m||CNY |
|T8301 at 18:15||12h5m||CNY 550.5/ 290.5|
USD 87/ 46
|7265 at 08:49||6h24m||CNY |
The station consists of a two-storey terminal building and a square. Looking from a far distance, the station looks like a white eagle standing among the mountains, grand and beautiful.
2F: waiting hall, soft seat waiting room, VIP lounge, toilets, hot drinking water, staff offices
1F: waiting room, waiting room for tourist group, waiting room for mothers and babies, ticket office, entrance/ exit, platforms, service desk, toilets, hot drinking water
Front Square: bus stops, taxi stands
|Map of Zhangjiajie Railway Station|
How to get to the train station from downtown area?
At Railway Station Bus Stop: 5
At Station Front Square: 6
At Dingtai Yijingyuan: 8
At Guanliping Roundabout: 4 (inner ring line), 4 (outer ring line)
Passengers arriving by bus will get off at the front square of the station. After, ticket holders can enter the station directly to find the waiting area on the first or second floor. Passengers without tickets should purchase one first. The ticket office is to the west side of the terminal entrance. And then go into the station and find the correct waiting area.
Arrival by taxi:
If arriving by taxi, passengers will be dropped off at the front square.
It takes about 15 minutes and costs CNY 20-30 from Hehua International Airport.
It takes approximately 15 minutes and costs about CNY 20 from Zhangjiajie Tujia Customs Park (city center).
It usually takes 40 minutes and costs about CNY 60 from Wulingyuan Scenic Area.
Arrival by long-distance bus:
For those arriving by long-distance buses, they will get off at the Zhangjiajie Central Coach Station to the northwest of the train station.
|A Hard Seat Carriage|
Ticket Check and Boarding
How to exit and leave the station?
Transportation to other places:
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park:
Take a tourist bus at the Central Coach Station to the destination. It takes approximately 40 minutes and charges CNY12 per person.
Wulingyuan Scenic Area:
Take a tourist bus at the central coach station to get there. Duration is 40 minutes and ticket fare is CNY12 per person. After getting off, take bus no. 1 to the ticket office of the scenic area.
Tianzi Mountain Nature Reserve:
Tourist bus is available in the central coach station. Passengers can take it to the destination. It takes 80-90 minutes and costs CNY15 per person.
Hehua International Airport:
Walk about 900 yards northward to take bus no. 4 (inner ring line) to the airport. Duration is about an hour and ticket fare is CNY 1.
Fenghuang Ancient Town:
1. Take a coach at the Central Coach Station to Fenghuang County. Duration is about 4 hours and ticket fare varies from CNY60 to CNY80 per person for different coach types. After getting off, take bus no. 1 to the ancient town.
2. Take a train to Jishou Railway Station. Upon arrival, walk to Jishou North Coach Station to the east of the railway station to take a coach to Fenghuang. The ticket fare is CNY25 per person and it takes about 80 minutes. After getting off, take bus no. 1 to the ancient town.
Facilities and Services
To the west side of the terminal entrance, one can find the ticket office. 14 ticket windows provide services like ticket purchase, ticket change or ticket refund. And the other 2 consult windows are open for passengers to consult about the ticket issues or other problems.
Passengers can find waiting areas on both the first and second floors. Passengers should read tickets carefully to find the correct waiting area. On the west side of the waiting hall on 2F, one can find soft seat waiting rooms which are only open to soft seat ticket holders. Besides, VIP lounges are available on the second floor. Hot drinking water, toilets and LED screens are provided on both floors. Service desk is set up on 1F. Passengers can search information about the train schedule, boarding gate, or ask for direction etc.
Left luggage service:
When exiting from the station, one can find the left luggage office to the east side of the exit. It usually charges CNY10 for a bag per day.