Duration 2h 52m
Distance 472.6 km
Average price ¥550
Possible routes 5 found

Guangzhou to Guilin

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from Guangzhou to Guilin by train, bus, car and flight. We recommend taking the train from Guangzhou Train Station to Guilin West, which is the fastest and cheapest option, and takes around 2h 52m.
Recommended route

Train

  1. Guangzhou Train Station
  2. Guilin West
Fastest
2h 52m
Cheapest
¥140 - ¥200
Alternative routes

Train via Guangzhou South

  1. Guangzhou South
  2. Guilin West
4h 10m
¥142 - ¥217

Bus

  1. Guangzhou Luochongwei
  2. Guilin
6h 7m
¥182 - ¥188

Drive

  1. Guangzhou
  2. Guilin
4h 55m
¥300 - ¥440

Fly

  1. Guangzhou Baiyun
  2. Guilin
6h 11m
¥1179 - ¥3924

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Guangzhou to Guilin? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Guilin is to train which costs ¥140 - ¥200 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Guilin is to train which costs ¥140 - ¥200 and takes 2h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Guangzhou Train Station station and arriving at Guilin West. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Guangzhou and Guilin is 385 km. The road distance is 472.6 km.

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The best way to get from Guangzhou to Guilin without a car is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs ¥140 - ¥200.

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The train from Guangzhou Train Station to Guilin West takes 2h 52m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Guangzhou to Guilin train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, depart from Guangzhou Train Station.

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The best way to get from Guangzhou to Guilin is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs ¥140 - ¥200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥180 - ¥190 and takes 6h 7m, you could also fly, which costs ¥1100 - ¥4000 and takes 6h 11m.

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There is no direct flight from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Guilin Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Guangzhou to Guilin train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Guilin West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guangzhou to Guilin is 473 km. It takes approximately 4h 55m to drive from Guangzhou to Guilin.

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Cathay Dragon, Spring Airlines, Shandong Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Guilin Airport.

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There are 201+ hotels available in Guilin. Prices start at ¥139 per night.

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How to travel from Guangzhou to Guilin

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Guangzhou to Guilin right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Guangzhou and Guilin?

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Guangzhou to Guilin West 4 times a day. Tickets cost ¥140 - ¥200 and the journey takes 2h 52m. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Guangzhou to Guilin every 3 hours. Tickets cost ¥150 and the journey takes 6h.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥5500
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2400 - ¥8500
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥9500
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥8000
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥8000
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥8000
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
¥2900 - ¥9000
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Saturday
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥10000
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥4100
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥4800
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
¥140 - ¥200
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥180 - ¥240
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥150

Guilin, China

Guilin, formerly romanized as Kweilin, is a prefecture-level city in the northeast of China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. It is situated on the west bank of the Li River and borders Hunan to the north. Its name means "Forest of Sweet Osmanthus", owing to the large number of fragrant sweet osmanthus trees located in the city. The city has long been renowned for its scenery of karst topography and is one of China's most popular tourist destinations. - Wikipedia

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