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There are 10 ways to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge by subway, plane, taxi, 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.

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Line 6 subway to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Lijiang, taxi  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Yide Lu to Yantang
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Lijiang (LJG) CAN - LJG
  3. Take a taxi from Lijiang Blue Sky Hotel to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$126 - $491

Cheapest option

Train  •  41 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou to Qujing K1206 / ...
  2. Take the train from Qujing to Lijiang Xuanwei-Lijiang

$45 - $66

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Fly Guangzhou Baiyun to Ninglang Luguhu, taxi  •  19 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Ninglang Luguhu (NLH) CAN - NLH
  2. Take a taxi from Ninglang Luguhu to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$196 - $595

Line 2 subway, train to Shenzhen, fly to Lijiang, taxi  •  8 h 55 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 Blue Sky Hotel to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$166 - $559

Fly Guangzhou Baiyun to Deqen, taxi  •  6 h 36 min

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

$231 - $1,145

Train, taxi  •  16 h 7 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

$122 - $172

Train, taxi via Guiyang North  •  20 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou Train Station to Guiyang North
  2. Take the train from Guiyang North to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming Station to Lijiang
  4. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Tiger Leaping Gorge

$108 - $146

Bus, train  •  32 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
  2. Take the train from Kunming Station to Lijiang Kunming / ...

$82 - $97

Bus  •  33 h 51 min

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

$102 - $105

Drive  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge 1196.8 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to train which costs ¥310 - ¥470 and takes 41 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to fly and taxi which costs ¥1600 - ¥8000 and takes 6 h 36 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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The best way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge without a car is to train and taxi which takes 16 h 7 min and costs ¥850 - ¥1200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is to bus which takes 33 h 51 min and costs ¥700 - ¥730. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥310 - ¥470 and takes 41 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Lijiang Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge is 1915 km. It takes approximately 19 h 32 min to drive from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge.

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Juneyao Airlines, Beijing Capital, China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Lijiang Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Tiger Leaping Gorge. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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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 26 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, Lijiang, Lijiang Bus Station, and Hutiaoxia County/Qiaotou County in around 33 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Guangzhou to Tiger Leaping Gorge via Gaunghzhou station, Guangzhou, Qujing, Lijiang, Lijiang Bus Station, and Hutiaoxia County/Qiaotou County in around 41 h 32 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ninglang Luguhu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ninglang Luguhu via Luxi, Kunming
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ninglang Luguhu via Chengdu, Kunming
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ninglang Luguhu via Zhanjiang, Kunming
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ninglang Luguhu via Hefei, Kunming
Ave. Duration
23 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 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 Guangzhou Baiyun to Deqen
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Guang Zhou Metro
Website
gzmtr.com
Subway from Yide Lu to Yantang
Ave. Duration
19 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
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Train from Guiyang North to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $40
1st Class Seat
$55 - $65
Business Class Seat
$100 - $130
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $75
1st Class Seat
$80 - $120
Train from Kunming South to Dali
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $22
1st Class Seat
$21 - $30
Train from Guangzhou Train Station to Guiyang North
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $50
1st Class Seat
$50 - $75
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dali to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Station to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$11 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$22 - $30
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Guangzhou to Qujing
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$25 - $29
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$75 - $85
Train from Qujing to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$13 - $19
Hard Sleeper
$26 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$40 - $55
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
$62
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
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Guangzhou Municipal to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
checi.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Lijiang Blue Sky Hotel to Tiger Leaping Gorge
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$27 - $33

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