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There are 6 ways to get from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Lijiang, taxi  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from Chongqing (CKG) to Lijiang (LJG) CKG - LJG
  2. Take a taxi from Lijiang Blue Sky Hotel to Tiger Leaping Gorge

¥345 - ¥2036

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Fly to Ninglang Luguhu, taxi  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from Chongqing (CKG) to Ninglang Luguhu (NLH) CKG - NLH
  2. Take a taxi from Ninglang Luguhu to Tiger Leaping Gorge

¥1005 - ¥2656

Fly to Panzhihua, taxi  •  8h 31m

  1. Fly from Chongqing (CKG) to Panzhihua (PZI) CKG - PZI
  2. Take a taxi from Panzhihua to Tiger Leaping Gorge

¥835 - ¥2606

Train, taxi  •  11h 49m

  1. Take the train from Chongqing West to Kunming South
  2. Take the train from Kunming South Station to Lijiang
  3. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

¥645 - ¥1056

Train, bus  •  13h 59m

  1. Take the train from Chongqing West to Dali Chongqing
  2. Take the bus from Dali Ancient City to Lijiang Bus Station

¥578 - ¥707

Drive  •  13h 49m

  1. Drive from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge 1162.6 km

¥650 - ¥1000

Chongqing → Tiger Leaping Gorge
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tiger Leaping Gorge is 120.

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The cost-effective way to get from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to train and bus, which costs ¥550 - ¥750 and takes 13h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to fly and taxi which costs ¥340 - ¥2100 and takes 5h 34m.

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The distance between Chongqing and Tiger Leaping Gorge is 682 km. The road distance is 1162.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge without a car is to train and taxi which takes 11h 49m and costs ¥600 - ¥1100.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chongqing Airport to Lijiang Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge is 1163 km. It takes approximately 13h 49m to drive from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge.

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China Express Airlines, Lucky Air Co. Ltd., Sichuan Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Chongqing Airport to Lijiang Airport.

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The best way to get from Chongqing to Chongqing Airport is to line 10 subway which takes 37 min and costs ¥4 - ¥7.

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Map of how to get from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge.
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  • Distance: 681.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Chongqing, China and Tiger Leaping Gorge, China?

There is no direct connection from Chongqing to Tiger Leaping Gorge. However, you can take the line 10 subway to Terminal 2 of Jiangbei Airport, take the walk to Chongqing airport, fly to Lijiang, take the walk to Lijiang Airport, take the bus to Lijiang Blue Sky Hotel, then take the taxi to Tiger Leaping Gorge. Alternatively, you can take the line 10 subway to Terminal 2 of Jiangbei Airport, take the walk to Chongqing airport, fly to Ninglang Luguhu, then take the taxi to Tiger Leaping Gorge.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chongqing to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥1600
Flights from Chongqing to Ninglang Luguhu
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥1500
Flights from Chongqing to Panzhihua
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥1500
China Express Airlines
Website
chinaexpressair.com
Flights from Chongqing to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥1800
Flights from Chongqing to Panzhihua
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥1500
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Chongqing to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥1500
Flights from Chongqing to Panzhihua
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥1500
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Chongqing to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥1800
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Chongqing to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥1800
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Chongqing to Ninglang Luguhu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥2000
Air Guilin
Website
airguilin.com
Flights from Chongqing to Panzhihua
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥1700
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Chongqing West to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥310 - ¥500
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥310 - ¥400
1st Class Seat
¥500 - ¥650
Business Class Seat
¥1000 - ¥1300
Train from Chongqing West to Dali
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥430 - ¥550
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥430 - ¥550
1st Class Seat
¥700 - ¥900
Business Class Seat
¥1400 - ¥1700
China Railways D-Class
Train from Kunming South Station to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥320
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥150 - ¥210
1st Class
¥230 - ¥320
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dali Ancient City to Lijiang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥77
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lijiang Blue Sky Hotel to Tiger Leaping Gorge
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Estimated price
¥170 - ¥210
Lijiang Taxi
Phone
+86 887 8223 198

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