There are 6 ways to get from Guiyang to Kunming by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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 China Railways G-Class  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang North to Kunming South Wuhan-Kunming / ...

$35 - $46

Cheapest option

Train China Railways K-Class  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang to Kunming K878

$13 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Fuyuan
  2. Take the bus from Fuyuan to Kunming

$34 - $49

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Guiyang to Kunming 322 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Guiyang, line 3 subway  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Guiyang (KWE) to Kunming (KMG) KWE - KMG
  2. Take the line 3 subway from East Bus Station to Dongfeng Square

$67 - $239

Bus to Zunyi, fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Guiyang West Passenger Station to Nanbai
  2. Fly from Zunyi (ZYI) to Kunming (KMG) ZYI - KMG

$96 - $178

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guiyang to Kunming is to train which costs ¥90 - ¥130 and takes 8 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guiyang to Kunming is to fly and line 3 subway which costs ¥450 - ¥1700 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Guiyang and Kunming is 435 km. The road distance is 515.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Guiyang to Kunming, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Guiyang and arriving at Kunming. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Guiyang, China and Kunming, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Guiyang to Kunming every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guiyang to Kunming via Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station and Fuyuan in around 9 h 28 min.

Airlines
Zhejiang Loong Airlines
Website
loongair.cn
Flights from Guiyang to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Zunyi to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guiyang North to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guiyang to Kunming
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$13 - $19
Hard Sleeper
$26 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$40 - $55
Kunming Rail Transit
Website
kmgdgs.com
Subway from East Bus Station to Dongfeng Square
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kmgdgs.com
Bus operators
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Fuyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Fuyuan to Kunming
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guiyang West Passenger Station to Nanbai
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation

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