There are 5 ways to get from Dali to Chongqing by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi to Dali, fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dali to Dali
  2. Fly from Dali (DLU) to Chongqing (CKG) DLU - CKG

$47 - $299

Cheapest option

Train  •  22 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Dali to Kunming K9682 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kunming to Chongqing K168 / ...

$31 - $51

3 alternative options

Train to Lijiang, fly  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Dali to Heqing
  2. Fly from Lijiang (LJG) to Chongqing (CKG) LJG - CKG

$86 - $214

Bus  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Dali East to Kunming West
  2. Take the bus from Kunming to Fuyuan
  3. Take the bus from Fuyuan to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Chongqing

$86 - $122

Drive  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Dali to Chongqing 730.6 miles

$100 - $160

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

You can take a train from Dali to Chongqing via Kunming in around 22 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dali to Chongqing via Dali East, Kunming West, Donfeng Square, Tangzixiang, Kunming, Fuyuan, and Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station in around 22 h 29 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Dali to Chongqing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing via Kunming
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Chongqing Airlines
Website
chongqingairlines.cn
Flights from Dali to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Dali to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Lijiang to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dali to Heqing
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$15 - $24
Soft Sleeper
$24 - $40
Train from Dali to Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$10 - $16
Hard Sleeper
$20 - $29
Soft Sleeper
$30 - $45
Train from Kunming to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
16 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$21 - $26
Hard Sleeper
$40 - $50
Soft Sleeper
$60 - $75
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dali East to Kunming West
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Kunming to Fuyuan
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Fuyuan to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Other operators
Taxi from Dali to Dali
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Dali Taxi
Phone
+86 872 212 8951

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dali to Chongqing?

The distance between Dali and Chongqing is 765 km. The road distance is 1169 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dali to Chongqing?

The cheapest way to get from Dali to Chongqing is to train which costs ¥190 - ¥330 and takes 22 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dali to Chongqing?

The quickest way to get from Dali to Chongqing is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs ¥290 - ¥1900.

Is there a direct train between Dali and Chongqing?

No, there is no direct train from Dali to Chongqing. However, there are services departing from Dali and arriving at Chongqing via Kunming. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Dali to Chongqing?

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Dali to Chongqing, including transfers.