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There are 5 ways to get from Changsha to Chongqing by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train via Chongqing West  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Changsha South to Chongqing West Xiamen North / ...

¥506 - ¥604

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Bus  •  14h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Changsha South to Hunan Fenghuang Csnfh
  2. Take the bus from Fenghuang to Chongqing

¥301

3 alternative options

Train  •  10h 18m

  1. Take the train from Changsha South to Chongqing North Shenzhen

¥556 - ¥659

Drive  •  9h 17m

  1. Drive from Changsha to Chongqing 551.5 miles

¥550 - ¥800

Line 2 subway, fly  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Wuyi Plaza to Changsha South station
  2. Fly from Changsha (CSX) to Chongqing (CKG) CSX - CKG

¥526 - ¥2430

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The cheapest way to get from Changsha to Chongqing is to bus which costs ¥301 and takes 14h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Changsha to Chongqing is to line 2 subway and fly which costs ¥500 - ¥2500 and takes 4h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Changsha to Chongqing. However, there are services departing from Changsha South and arriving at Chongqing via Fenghuang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 48m.

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The distance between Changsha and Chongqing is 643 km. The road distance is 882.4 km.

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The best way to get from Changsha to Chongqing without a car is to train via Chongqing West which takes 7h 16m and costs ¥500 - ¥650.

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It takes approximately 7h 16m to get from Changsha to Chongqing, including transfers.

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Changsha to Chongqing bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Changsha South station.

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The best way to get from Changsha to Chongqing is to train via Chongqing West which takes 7h 16m and costs ¥500 - ¥650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥301 and takes 14h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Changsha Airport to Chongqing Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Changsha to Chongqing bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Chongqing station.

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Map of how to get from Changsha to Chongqing.
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  • Distance: 401.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 16m

What companies run services between Changsha, China and Chongqing, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Changsha to Chongqing 3 times a day. Tickets cost ¥470 - ¥550 and the journey takes 5h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Changsha to Chongqing via Hunan Fenghuang and Fenghuang in around 14h 48m.

Airlines
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Changsha to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥2400
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Changsha to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥480 - ¥3000
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Changsha South to Chongqing West
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥470 - ¥550
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
¥470 - ¥550
1st Class Seat
¥750 - ¥900
Business Class Seat
¥1400 - ¥1800
Train from Changsha South to Chongqing North
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥650
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥550 - ¥650
1st Class Seat
¥900 - ¥1100
Business Class Seat
¥1700 - ¥2000
Changsha Metro Group
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Changsha South to Hunan Fenghuang
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥136
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Fenghuang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥165
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Changsha to Chongqing is 882 km. It takes approximately 9h 17m to drive from Changsha to Chongqing.

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China Southern Airlines and Sichuan Airlines offer flights from Changsha Airport to Chongqing Airport.

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There are 665+ hotels available in Chongqing. Prices start at ¥180 per night.

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