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

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Fly, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Guiyang (KWE) to Lhasa (LXA) KWE - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa Civil Aviation Bureau

$108 - $559

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Train via East station  •  44 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang East to Chengdu East Station Guangzhou - Chengdu East 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chengdu to Lhasa Chengdu-Lhasa

$60 - $94

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Bus  •  35 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Luzhou
  2. Take the bus from Luzhou Bus Terminal to Leshan Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Leshan Central Bus Station to Chengdu Chengbei
  4. Take the bus from Chengdu to Lhasa

$94 - $122

Train  •  39 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang Dong to Guangyuan Nanjing East
  2. Take the train from Guangyuan to Lhasa Chengdu-Lhasa / ...

$64 - $99

Train, bus  •  44 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang (Station) to Nanchong North Kunming-Urumqi
  2. Take the bus from Nanchong to Lasa West Suburb Coach Station

$96 - $102

Drive  •  42 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Guiyang to Lhasa 1949.3 miles

$280 - $410

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Guiyang station to Lhasa. However, there are services departing from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station and arriving at Lhasa via Luzhou Bus Terminal, Leshan Central Bus Station and Chengdu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Guiyang to Lhasa. However, there are services departing from Guiyang Dong and arriving at Lhasa via Guangyuan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 53 min.

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The distance between Guiyang and Lhasa is 1566 km. The road distance is 3118.9 km.

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The best way to get from Guiyang to Lhasa without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Guiyang to Lhasa, including transfers.

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Guiyang to Lhasa bus services, operated by Guizhou Transportation, arrive at Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station.

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Guiyang to Lhasa train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, depart from Guiyang Dong station.

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The best way to get from Guiyang to Lhasa is to bus which takes 35 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 39 h 53 min.

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There is no direct flight from Guiyang Airport to Lhasa Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Guiyang to Lhasa bus services, operated by Trip 8080, arrive at Lhasa station.

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Map of how to get from Guiyang to Lhasa.
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  • Distance: 978.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Guiyang to Lhasa via Luzhou, Luzhou Bus Terminal, Leshan Central Bus Station, Chengdu Chengbei, and Chengdu in around 35 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Guiyang to Lhasa via Guangyuan in around 39 h 53 min.

Airlines
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guiyang Dong to Guangyuan
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $45
1st Class Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Guiyang East to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$29 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangyuan to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
33 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$30 - $45
Hard Sleeper
$70 - $90
Soft Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
38 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$30 - $50
Hard Sleeper
$80 - $95
Soft Sleeper
$110 - $150
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guiyang (Station) to Nanchong North
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $18
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa Civil Aviation Bureau
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airports-china.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Luzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
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Guizhou Transportation
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Luzhou Bus Terminal to Leshan Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
checi.cn
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Leshan Central Bus Station to Chengdu Chengbei
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Trip 8080
Website
lasa.trip8080.com
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
lasa.trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa West Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
lasa.xxcz.cn
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Nanchong to Lasa West Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
qichezhan.net

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Lhasa is 2 h behind Guiyang. It is currently 11:26 AM in Guiyang and 9:26 AM in Lhasa.

Guiyang to Lhasa train services, operated by China Railways Z-Class, arrive at Lhasa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guiyang to Lhasa is 3119 km. It takes approximately 42 h 13 min to drive from Guiyang to Lhasa.

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China Southern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Air China and five other airlines offer flights from Guiyang Airport to Lhasa Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Lhasa. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Guiyang to Guiyang Airport is to train which takes 6 min and costs .

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