There are 7 ways to get from Datong to Gutao by train, bus, car or plane

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Train China Railways K-Class  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Datong to Taiyuan Station Datong / ...
  2. Take the train from Taiyuan Station to Pingyao K7807 / ...

$12 - $26

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Train China Railways  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Datong Station to Pingyao Datong / ...

$12 - $17

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Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Datong to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Taiyuan Jiannan bus station to Pingyao bus station

$28 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Datong to Gutao 240.7 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Datong, fly to Taiyuan, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Datong to Huairen East
  2. Fly from Datong (DAT) to Taiyuan (TYN) DAT - TYN
  3. Take the train from Yuci (Station) to Pingyao

$47 - $148

Train to Datong, fly to Changzhi, drive  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Datong to Huairen East
  2. Fly from Datong (DAT) to Changzhi (CIH) DAT - CIH
  3. Drive from Changzhi to Gutao

$65 - $252

Train to Hohhot, fly to Taiyuan, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Datong to Hohhot East
  2. Fly from Hohhot (HET) to Taiyuan (TYN) HET - TYN
  3. Take the train from Yuci (Station) to Pingyao

$48 - $195

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Datong Station station and arriving at Pingyao. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Datong and Gutao is 336 km. The road distance is 385.1 km.

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The best way to get from Datong to Gutao without a car is to train which takes 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Datong to Gutao, including transfers.

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Datong to Gutao train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, depart from Datong station.

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The best way to get from Datong to Gutao is to train which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Datong Airport to Taiyuan Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Datong to Gutao train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, arrive at Pingyao station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Datong to Gutao is 385 km. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Datong to Gutao.

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China Eastern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines and Kunming Airlines offer flights from Datong Airport to Taiyuan Airport.

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Map of how to get from Datong to Gutao.
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  • Distance: 209.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Datong, China and Gutao, China?

You can take a train from Datong to Gutao via Taiyuan Station in around 6 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Datong to Gutao via Taiyuan Bus Terminal and Taiyuan Jiannan bus station in around 6 h 3 min.

Airlines
Kunming Airlines
Website
airkunming.com
Flights from Datong to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
11 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Datong to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $100
Flights from Hohhot to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $160
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Datong to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $120
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Beijing Nanyuan Apt
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Ruili Airlines
Website
rlair.net
Flights from Hohhot to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Datong to Taiyuan Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $26
Soft Sleeper
$28 - $40
Train from Taiyuan Station to Pingyao
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$6 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$13 - $21
Soft Sleeper
$20 - $35
Train from Datong to Pingyao
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$11 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$22 - $30
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $45
Train from Datong to Huairen East
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$5 - $11
Hard Sleeper
$12 - $20
Soft Sleeper
$18 - $30
Train from Yuci (Station) to Pingyao
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$6 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$13 - $21
Soft Sleeper
$20 - $35
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Datong Station to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$15 - $28
Soft Sleeper
$24 - $35
Train from Datong to Hohhot East
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $28
Soft Sleeper
$23 - $29
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Datong Station to Taiyuan Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Taiyuan Station to Pingyao
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Train from Datong Station to Pingyao
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Datong to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Taiyuan Jiannan bus station to Pingyao bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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