There are 8 ways to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge by plane, taxi, subway, train, 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

Fly Guangzhou to Lijiang, taxi  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Lijiang (LJG) CAN - LJG
  2. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$127 - $493

Cheapest option

Train, taxi #2  •  39 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou to Kunming
  2. Take the train from Kunming to Lijiang
  3. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$67 - $91

6 alternative options

Fly Guangzhou to Deqen, taxi  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Deqen (DIG) CAN - DIG
  2. Take a taxi from Deqen to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$231 - $1,145

Line 2 subway, train to Shenzhen, fly to Lijiang, taxi  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  3. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Lijiang (LJG) SZX - LJG
  4. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$167 - $561

Train, taxi via Dali  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South
  2. Take the train from Kunming South to Dali
  3. Take the train from Dali to Lijiang
  4. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$101 - $146

Train, taxi  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shilin West
  2. Take the train from Shilin West to Kunming
  3. Take the train from Kunming to Lijiang
  4. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$95 - $137

Bus  •  29 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
  2. Take the bus from Kunming West to Lijiang KunmLijiang

$123 - $132

Drive  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge 1196.8 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to train and taxi which costs ¥460 - ¥650 and takes 39 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to fly and taxi which costs ¥1500 - ¥8000 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The distance between Guangzhou and Tiger Leaping Gorge is 1397 km. The road distance is 1914.9 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge.
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  • Distance: 873.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

What companies run services between Guangzhou, China and Tiger Leaping Gorge, China?

You can take a bus from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge via Yunnan Kunming, Kunming West, and Lijiang in around 29 h 26 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Beihai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Beihai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $95
1st Class Seat
$130 - $150
Business Class Seat
$250 - $290
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $70
1st Class Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Kunming South to Dali
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $21
1st Class Seat
$20 - $29
Train from Guangzhou South to Shilin West
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $70
1st Class Seat
$70 - $110
Train from Shilin West to Kunming
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$5 - $8
1st Class Seat
$4 - $7
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
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 - $23
Soft Sleeper
$23 - $35
Train from Kunming to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$11 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$22 - $30
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
26 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$27 - $31
Hard Sleeper
$50 - $60
Soft Sleeper
$80 - $90
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming West to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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