There are 8 ways to get from Emeishan to Lijiang by train, plane, taxi, 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

Train to Chengdu, fly to Lijiang  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Emei to Chengdu
  2. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Lijiang (LJG) CTU - LJG

$95 - $571

Cheapest option

Train  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Emeishan to Guangtong North K145
  2. Take the train from Guangtong North to Lijiang Kunming-Lijiang

$31 - $45

6 alternative options

Taxi to Yibin, fly to Lijiang  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Emeishan to Yibin
  2. Fly from Yibin (YBP) to Lijiang (LJG) YBP - LJG

$132 - $392

Train to Mianyang, fly to Lijiang  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Emei to Mianyang train station
  2. Fly from Mianyang (MIG) to Lijiang (LJG) MIG - LJG

$91 - $303

Train to Chengdu, fly to Ninglang Luguhu, taxi  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Emei to Chengdu
  2. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Ninglang Luguhu (NLH) CTU - NLH
  3. Take a taxi from Ninglang Luguhu to Lijiang

$142 - $463

Train to Chengdu, fly to Dali, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Emei to Chengdu
  2. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Dali (DLU) CTU - DLU
  3. Take the train from Dali to Lijiang

$247 - $593

Train, bus  •  22 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Emeishan to Kunming K113 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kunming West to Lijiang

$52 - $58

Drive  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Emeishan to Lijiang 549.7 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Emeishan to Lijiang is to train which costs ¥210 - ¥300 and takes 20 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Emeishan to Lijiang is to taxi and fly which costs ¥850 - ¥2700 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Emeishan and Lijiang is 441 km. The road distance is 879.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Emeishan to Lijiang, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Emeishan, China and Lijiang, China?

You can take a train from Emeishan to Lijiang via Emeishan, Guangtong North, and Lijiang in around 20 h 28 min.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Mianyang to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Chengdu to Dali
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,600
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Yibin to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Mianyang to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Mianyang to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Chengdu to Dali
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,600
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Mianyang to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Chengdu to Ninglang Luguhu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Chengdu to Dali
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Chengdu
Website
chengduair.cc
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Qingdao Airlines
Website
qdairlines.com
Flights from Chengdu to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Emei to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $13
Hard Sleeper
$15 - $24
Soft Sleeper
$24 - $35
Train from Emei to Mianyang train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $27
Soft Sleeper
$28 - $40
Train from Dali to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $13
Hard Sleeper
$15 - $24
Soft Sleeper
$23 - $35
Train from Emeishan to Guangtong North
Ave. Duration
13 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$16 - $21
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$45 - $60
Train from Guangtong North to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$10 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$20 - $28
Soft Sleeper
$30 - $45
Train from Emeishan to Kunming
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$18 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$50 - $65
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming West to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Emeishan to Yibin
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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