There are 6 ways to get from Guangzhou to Guilin by train, bus, car, subway 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.

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Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Guilin West D2806 / ...

$23 - $36

5 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Guangxi Guilin Guanggui

$27

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Guilin 295.4 miles

$40 - $65

Line 6 subway to Guangzhou, fly to Guilin  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Yide Lu to Yantang
  2. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Guilin (KWL) CAN - KWL

$172 - $570

Fly Guangzhou to Liuzhou, bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Liuzhou (LZH) CAN - LZH
  2. Take the bus from Liuzhou to Guilin

$94 - $254

Line 2 subway, train to Hong Kong, fly to Guilin  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
  3. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Guilin (KWL) HKG - KWL

$151 - $502

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Guilin is to bus which costs ¥170 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Guilin is to line 6 subway and fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥3700.

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The distance between Guangzhou and Guilin is 385 km. The road distance is 473 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Guangzhou to Guilin, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Guangzhou Provincial and arriving at Guangxi Guilin. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Guangzhou, China and Guilin, China?

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Guangzhou to Guilin every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Guangzhou to Guilin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Guilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
China Express Airlines
Website
chinaexpressair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Chengdu
Website
chengduair.cc
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Flights from Guangzhou to Liuzhou via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Guilin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Guilin West
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$20 - $28
1st Class Seat
$27 - $40
Guang Zhou Metro
Website
gzmtr.com
Subway from Yide Lu to Yantang
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
Subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Guangxi Guilin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Liuzhou to Guilin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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