There are 5 ways to get from Datong to Gutao by bus, train, car, taxi or plane

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

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

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

$24 - $27

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Datong to Pingyao

$1 - $20

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Datong to Gutao 240.7 miles

$30 - $50

Taxi, fly to Taiyuan, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Datong to Datong
  2. Fly from Datong (DAT) to Taiyuan (TYN) DAT - TYN
  3. Take the train from Taiyuan South to Pingyaogucheng

$72 - $171

Taxi, fly to Changzhi, drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Datong to Datong
  2. Fly from Datong (DAT) to Changzhi (CIH) DAT - CIH
  3. Drive from Changzhi to Gutao

$90 - $278

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Datong to Gutao is to train which costs ¥6 - ¥140 and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Datong to Gutao is to taxi and fly and train which costs ¥480 - ¥1200 and takes 3 h 35 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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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Datong to Gutao, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Datong and arriving at Pingyao. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 48 min.

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

You can take a bus from Datong to Gutao via Taiyuan and Jiannan bus station in around 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, China Railways K-Class operates a train from Datong to Gutao 4 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $20 and the journey takes 7 h 48 min.

Airlines
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Datong to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $120
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Wuhan, Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Wuhan, Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
China Express Airlines
Website
chinaexpressair.com
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Wuhan, Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Datong to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $100
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Datong to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Kunming Airlines
Website
airkunming.com
Flights from Datong to Changzhi via Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Datong to Pingyao
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$15 - $20
Hard Sleeper
$29 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$45 - $60
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Taiyuan South to Pingyaogucheng
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $9
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Datong Xinnan to Taiyuan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
59178 Agency
Website
59178.com
Bus from Jiannan bus station to Pingyao bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
59178.com
Other operators
Taxi from Datong to Datong
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31

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