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 17 min

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

$130 - $500

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  19 h 20 min

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

$92 - $145

6 alternative options

Fly Guangzhou to Deqen, taxi  •  8 h 53 min

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

$166 - $751

Line 2 subway, train, line 5 subway to Shenzhen, fly to Lijiang, taxi  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Haizhu Square to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  3. Take the line 5 subway from Shenzhen North to Bao'an Center
  4. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Lijiang (LJG) SZX - LJG
  5. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$168 - $567

Line 2 subway, train to Zhuhai, fly to Lijiang, taxi  •  9 h 28 min

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

$260 - $916

Bus  •  26 h 17 min

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

$134 - $145

Bus Checi  •  29 h 41 min

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

$131 - $142

Drive  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge 1196.8 miles

$170 - $250

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 26 h 17 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
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 40 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
Flights from Zhuhai to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zhuhai to Lijiang via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 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
Flights from Zhuhai to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zhuhai to Lijiang via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Guangzhou to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zhuhai to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Chongqing Airlines
Website
chongqingairlines.cn
Flights from Guangzhou to Deqen via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Lijiang via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,500
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Shenzhen Metro
Website
szmc.net
Subway from Shenzhen North to Bao'an Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
szmc.net
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $75
1st Class Seat
$75 - $110
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $18
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
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
$68
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming West to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Guangzhou Municipal to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
checi.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Guangzhou and Tiger Leaping Gorge is 1397 km. The road distance is 1915 km.

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to train and taxi which costs ¥550 - ¥950 and takes 19 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to fly and taxi which takes 7 h 17 min and costs ¥800 - ¥3200.

It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge, including transfers.