There are 6 ways to get from Guiyang to Lhasa by plane, bus, train 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, bus  •  6 h 43 min

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

$149 - $280

Cheapest option

Train China Railways Z-Class  •  40 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang to Lanzhou Kunming-Urumqi
  2. Take the train from Lanzhou to Lhasa Z917 / ...

$52 - $73

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  33 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Suining
  2. Take the train from Suining to Chengdu
  3. Take the bus from Chengdu to Lhasa

$104 - $149

Train, bus  •  44 h 39 min

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

$99 - $106

Train China Railways  •  47 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Guiyang to Nanchong North Kunming-Urumqi
  2. Take the train from Nanchong North to Lhasa Z223 / ...

$54 - $79

Drive  •  42 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Guiyang to Lhasa 1951.2 miles

$280 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guiyang to Lhasa is to train which costs ¥350 - ¥500 and takes 40 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guiyang to Lhasa is to fly and bus which costs ¥1000 - ¥1900 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The distance between Guiyang and Lhasa is 1568 km. The road distance is 3122 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Guiyang to Lhasa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Guiyang to Lhasa. However, there are services departing from Guiyang and arriving at Lhasa via Lanzhou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 12 min.

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

You can take a train from Guiyang to Lhasa via Lanzhou in around 40 h 12 min.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
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
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Guiyang to Lhasa via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Suining to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $12
1st Class Seat
$9 - $13
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guiyang to Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
15 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$24 - $28
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$70 - $80
Train from Guiyang to Nanchong North
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$14 - $19
Hard Sleeper
$27 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$40 - $55
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lanzhou to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
23 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$28 - $45
Hard Sleeper
$65 - $80
Soft Sleeper
$95 - $130
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Nanchong North to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
40 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airports-china.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Suining
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Trip 8080
Website
lasa.trip8080.com
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
lasa.trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa West Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$74
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
$82
Schedules at
qichezhan.net

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