Chengdu Station, also called North Railway Station, is the largest railway passenger hub in Southwest China, 504km (313 miles) from Chongqing City, or 1100km (683 miles) from Kunming City. The ticket windows sell train tickets within 10 days ahead of departure date.
Chengdu Railway Station is the departure station of some important railway lines, such as Chengdu-Chongqing Line, Baoji-Chengdu Line, Chengdu-Kunming Line, and Dazhou-Chengdu Line. More than 20 cities, including Guangzhou, Wuhan, Changsha, Kunming, Nanjing, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Nanchang, Shanghai and Lanzhou, have direct trains to Chengdu.
1. To/from Chengdu Railway Station (成都站): 2, 9, 16, 17, 27, 34, 36, 50, 54, 55, 65, 83, 86, 108, 123, 298, K1, K2
2. To/from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport (成都雙流機場): Airport Shuttle Bus 2
3. To/from Chengdu Chadianzi Bus Station (成都茶店子汽車站): 17 and 86
Metro Line 1: straight to Chengdu Railway Station (成都站) Metro Line 2: Tianfu Square Station (天府廣場站) - change to Metro Line 1 - Chengdu Railway Station (成都站)
Chengdu East Railway Station (成都東火車站) is situated in Wanke Road, Chenghua District.
Take Metro Line 1 (towards Century City Station, 4 stops) to Tianfu Square station, then Metro Line 2 (towards Chengdu Institute of Public Administration Station, 8 stops) to Chengyu Flyover station, and walk northwest about 700 meters. The whole journey takes about 50 minutes.
Alternatively take bus 2 to Chengdu East Station West Square. This may take 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Chengdu South Railway Station is located in Wuhou District, mainly for C-trains bounding Emeishan and Jiangyou. To get there, you can take Metro Line 1, and get off at Chengdu South Railway Station (火車南站) through D1 exit. The whole journey will take about 40 minutes.
The T22/T23 train will take you to Lhasa Railway Station, which lies southwest of Lhasa City. This is a long journey of 3,360km lasting about 43 hours. The price is RMB 328 for hard seat, 668 to 709 for hard sleeper, or 1062 to 1101 for soft sleeper tickets.
|From Chengdu to Lhasa…|
|T22/T23||20:45||15:40||1d 18h 55min|
There are 11 trains daily serving the railway from Chengdu to Chongqing North Station. Eight of them are D-trains. The D-trains can take you to Chongqing in about 2 hours, and cost RMB 97 for a second class seat or RMB 116 for a first class seat.
If you want a cheaper journey, you may also choose from the two K-trains and the T-train to Chongqing. They take about five or three hours respectively, and cost RMB 46. The table shows some trains for reference.
|From Chengdu Station to Chongqing North…|
Chengdu Railway Station and Kunming Railway Station are linked by six K-trains every day. This is a long journey. Be prepared for overnight travel. The following time table is for your information.
|From Chengdu Station to Kunming Station…|
|From Chengdu Station to…|
|D5104||Chongqing North||08:54||10:57||2h 3min|
|D5176||Guang’an South||08:22||10:39||2h 17min|
|D628||Shanghai Hongqiao||07:40||23:38||15h 58min|
|K1058||Xining West||11:56||12:39||1d 43min|
|K818||Beijing West||19:18||21:07||1d 1h 49min|
|K870||Zhengzhou||14:41||16:36||1d 1h 55min|
|K194||Guangzhou||09:17||13:16||1d 3h 59min|
|K246||Yangzhou||21:38||06:35||1d 8h 57min|
|K424||Ningbo||12:20||22:55||1d 10h 35min|
|K206||Qingdao||17:36||08:44||1d 15h 8min|
|K258||Tianjin||13:55||05:58||1d 16h 3min|
|K678||Yantai||16:23||08:56||1d 16h 33min|
|K386||Shenyang North||17:47||11:10||1d 17h 48min|
|K390||Fuzhou||10:11||05:25||1d 19h 14min|
|K452||Urumchi South||19:13||18:07||1d 22h 54min|
|K1273||Hangzhou||08:31||09:39||2d 1h 8min|
|K546||Qiqihar||07:39||13:20||2d 5h 41min|
|T126||Dongguan East||22:35||05:16||1d 6h 41min|
|T22||Lhasa||20:45||15:40||1d 18h 55min|