There are 4 ways to get from Chengdu to Guilin by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Guilin (KWL) CTU - KWL

$101 - $284

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Train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Chengdu East Station to Chongqing West Station Beijing-Chongqing West / ...
  2. Take the train from Chongqing West Station to Guilin Xi'an North

$59 - $80

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Bus  •  22 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Chengdu Wuguiqiao to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Guangxi Guilin

$61 - $95

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Chengdu to Guilin 696.2 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Chengdu to Guilin is to train which costs ¥400 - ¥550 and takes 9 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chengdu to Guilin is to fly which costs ¥700 - ¥2000 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chengdu and Guilin is 855 km. The road distance is 1113.9 km.

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The best way to get from Chengdu to Guilin without a car is to train which takes 9 h 9 min and costs ¥400 - ¥550.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Chengdu to Guilin, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chengdu to Guilin is to fly which takes 3 h 36 min and costs ¥700 - ¥2000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥400 - ¥550 and takes 9 h 9 min, you could also bus, which costs ¥420 - ¥700 and takes 22 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Chengdu Airport to Guilin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chengdu to Guilin is 1114 km. It takes approximately 11 h 33 min to drive from Chengdu to Guilin.

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Shandong Airlines, Air China, Sichuan Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Chengdu Airport to Guilin Airport.

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There are 392+ hotels available in Guilin. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chengdu to Guilin.
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  • Distance: 534.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Chengdu, China and Guilin, China?

Shandong Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and three other airlines fly from Chengdu to Guilin 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chengdu to Guilin via East station, Chengdu East Station, and Chongqing West Station in around 9 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Chengdu to Guilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Chengdu to Guilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Chengdu to Guilin via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Chengdu to Guilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Chengdu to Guilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Chengdu East Station to Chongqing West Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$24 - $29
1st Class Seat
$39 - $45
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Chongqing West Station to Guilin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$35 - $50
1st Class Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Chengdu Wuguiqiao to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
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Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Guangxi Guilin
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
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The best way to get from Chengdu to Chengdu Airport is to line 2 bus which takes 25 min and costs ¥10.

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