There are 9 ways to get from Hong Kong to Kunming by bus, plane, 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

Bus to Shenzhen, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. SZX - KMG

$81 - $181

8 alternative options

Fly from Hong Kong  •  5 h 47 min

  1. HKG - KMG

$88 - $227

Bus to Zhuhai, fly  •  6 h 12 min

  1. ZUH - KMG

$88 - $388

Train to Guangzhou, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. CAN - KMG

$88 - $220

Bus, train to Huizhou, fly  •  6 h 5 min

  1. HUZ - KMG

$423 - $555

Bus, train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. G2926 / ...

$89 - $123

Bus China Bus Guide  •  21 h 49 min

$82 - $89

Bus Checi  •  25 h 44 min

$81 - $85

Drive  •  15 h 34 min

  1. 952.9 miles

$260 - $380

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Kunming, China?

Cathay Dragon, Hong Kong Express and four other airlines fly from Hong Kong to Kunming 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hong Kong to Kunming via Guangzhou, Yuexiu Park, Gaunghzhou station, Xicun, and Guangzhou Provincial in around 21 h 49 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Hong Kong to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Zhuhai to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Zhuhai to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Zhuhai to Kunming via Tengchong
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Huizhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Kunming Airlines
Website
airkunming.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Zhuhai to Kunming via Tengchong
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Huizhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Zhuhai to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Kunming via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,500
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Hong Kong Express
Website
hkexpress.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Kunming
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Kunming via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Huizhou South
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $11
1st Class Seat
$13 - $15
Business Class Seat
$29 - $35
Train from Shenzhen North to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $170
Business Class Seat
$280 - $330
Bus operators
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Causeway Bay Times Square to Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Bus from Wan Chai to China Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Guangzhou Municipal to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
checi.cn

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hong Kong and Kunming is 1206 km. The road distance is 1525 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Kunming is to bus which costs $630 - $670 and takes 25 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Kunming is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs $600 - $1500.

No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong to Kunming. However, there are services departing from Wan Chai and arriving at Yunnan Kunming via Guangzhou Municipal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Hong Kong to Kunming, including transfers.