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Guangzhou to Lijiang Train

There is no direct train from Guangzhou to Lijiang in a short period. To travel between by high speed trains, one can have a transfer in Kunming South Railway Station or Kunming Railway Station. The total travel time is about 13 - 14 hours and the cost is CNY 665 - 670 for second class seats.

Taking a flight from Guangzhou to Lijiang directly is also a choice. The flight duration is about 2.5 - 3 hours.


Guangzhou South to Kunming South to Lijiang High Speed Train Schedule & Ticket Fare

Guangzhou South – Kunming South Kunming South – Lijiang Overall Travel Time Ticket Fare(CNY)
Second Class Seat
G3810 07:41-16:30 D8789 17:00-20:32 12H51M 439.5 + 230.5 = 670

Guangzhou South to Kunming to Lijiang High Speed Train Schedule & Ticket Fare

Guangzhou South – Kunming Kunming – Lijiang Overall Travel Time Ticket Fare(CNY)
Second Class Seat
D3802 06:52-15:22 D8788 17:22-20:32 13H40M 445+220=665
D3810 07:41-16:30 12H51M 450+220=670

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

Other Transportation Means from Guangzhou to Lijiang

1. Guangzhou to Lijiang Flight

There are about four pairs of flights between Guangzhou and Lijiang every day.  It takes 2.5 to 3 hours to complete a single ride.

2. Guangzhou to Kunming Flight + Kunming to Lijiang High Speed Train

If you want to have a stay in Kunming, you can take a flight from Guangzhou to Kunming. There are about 20 flights operating each day. Then you need to take an airport shuttle bus line 4 to Kunming South Railway Station directly and take high speed train to get to Lijiang.

Top Attractions to Visit in Lijiang

The Lijiang Old Town is a must for you to visit Yunnan. It is well-preserved from ancient time, full of the imprint of the times. Different architectural features make you feel the unique Chinese architectural culture, showing the original flavor of the local lifestyle. If you want to stay away from the noise of the city, this ancient town is undoubtedly a good place for vacation and relaxation. Here you can learn a great deal about the conditions and customs of Lijiang.
 Jade Dragon Snow Mountain enjoys a beautiful and unique scenery. It is called “Oru” in Naxi, which means “sacred mountain”. Its chain of mountains are like a “dragon” soaring and flying, so it is called “Jade Dragon”.
 Lugu Lake is the highest Lake in Yunnan Province and the third deepest lake in China. Beautiful natural environment and peculiar national customs make it a famous tourist attraction.

Lijiang to Guangzhou Train

From Lijiang to Guangzhou, passengers need to transfer at Kunming from trains to Lijiang. There are 10 high speed trains from Lijiang to Kunming South, 13 Kunming South to Guangzhou high speed trains and 3 Kunming to Guangzhou high speed trains. The whole duration on the train is 11-12 hours.

See detailed Guangzhou Train Schedule & Lijiang Train Schedule

Major Rail Lines from Guangzhou to:
- Last updated on Mar. 09, 2021 -
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