There are 6 ways to get from Guilin to Changsha by train, bus, car 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  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Guilin to Changsha South G423 / ...

$37 - $43

Cheapest option

Train China Railways K-Class  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Guilin North to Changsha station Nanning

$16 - $22

4 alternative options

Train via Changsha South  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Guilin to Changsha South G426 / ...

$37 - $43

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Guilin to Changsha South

$24

Drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Guilin to Changsha 310.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Guilin (KWL) to Changsha (CSX) KWL - CSX

$80 - $217

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guilin to Changsha is to train which costs ¥110 - ¥160 and takes 8 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guilin to Changsha is to train which costs ¥250 - ¥300 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Guilin and arriving at Changsha South. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Guilin and Changsha is 420 km. The road distance is 496.1 km.

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The best way to get from Guilin to Changsha without a car is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs ¥250 - ¥300.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Guilin to Changsha, including transfers.

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Guilin to Changsha bus services, operated by Keyunzhan, depart from Guilin station.

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The best way to get from Guilin to Changsha is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs ¥250 - ¥300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥160 and takes 9 h, you could also fly, which costs ¥550 - ¥1500 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Guilin to Changsha.
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  • Distance: 262.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Guilin to Changsha twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, Keyunzhan operates a bus from Guilin to Changsha once daily. Tickets cost $24 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Beihai
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Okay Airways
Website
okair.net
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Tianjin
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $360
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Xuzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Zhejiang Loong Airlines
Website
loongair.cn
Flights from Guilin to Changsha via Ningbo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guilin to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$55 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $140
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guilin North to Changsha station
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Keyunzhan
Website
keyunzhan.com
Bus from Guilin to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
keyunzhan.com

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