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There are 9 ways to get from Hong Kong to Lijiang by train, plane, bus, taxi 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.

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Train to Shenzhen, fly to Lijiang  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Lijiang (LJG) SZX - LJG

$137 - $518

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Train China Railways D-Class, bus  •  17h 57m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Mile
  3. Take the train from Mile to Dali
  4. Take the bus from Dali Bus Station to Lijiang Bus Station

$95 - $174

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Train to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Lijiang  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Lijiang (LJG) CAN - LJG

$116 - $524

Train to Shenzhen, fly to Deqen, bus  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Deqen (DIG) SZX - DIG
  3. Take the bus from Shangri-La Bus Station to Lijiang Bus Station

$328 - $832

Train to Shenzhen, fly to Panzhihua, taxi  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Panzhihua (PZI) SZX - PZI
  3. Take a taxi from Panzhihua to Lijiang

$219 - $595

Train via Dali  •  14h 42m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station
  2. Take the train from Kunming South to Dali
  3. Take the train from Dali to Lijiang

$120 - $149

Train  •  18h 40m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station Hong Kong
  2. Take the train from Kunming Station to Lijiang Kunming / ...

$110 - $138

Train, bus China Bus Guide  •  32h 27m

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Take the bus from Shenzhen Futian to Guangzhou Municipal
  3. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
  4. Take the bus from Kunming West to Lijiang

$116 - $119

Drive  •  20h 28m

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Lijiang 1261.5 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Lijiang is to train and bus which costs $900 - $940 and takes 32h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Lijiang is to train and fly which costs $1000 - $4100 and takes 6h 12m.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Lijiang is 1499 km. The road distance is 2018.4 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Lijiang without a car is to train which takes 14h 42m and costs $900 - $1200.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m to get from Hong Kong to Lijiang, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shenzhen Airport to Lijiang Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong to Lijiang is 2018 km. It takes approximately 20h 28m to drive from Hong Kong to Lijiang.

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Shenzhen Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Shenzhen Airport to Lijiang Airport.

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There are 508+ hotels available in Lijiang. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Lijiang.
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  • Distance: 936.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 12m

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

You can take a train from Hong Kong to Lijiang via Kunming South, Dali, and Lijiang in around 14h 42m.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Deqen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Beihai
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Deqen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Shenzhen to Panzhihua
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Shenzhen to Panzhihua via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Panzhihua
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Shenzhen to Panzhihua via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lijiang via Beihai
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Lijiang via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $13
1st Class Seat
$15 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
Train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $35
1st Class Seat
$25 - $50
Business Class Seat
$50 - $65
Train from West Kowloon Station to Kunming South Station
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $180
Business Class Seat
$290 - $350
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming South to Dali
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $22
1st Class Seat
$21 - $30
Train from Guangzhou South to Mile
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $70
1st Class Seat
$70 - $110
Train from Mile to Dali
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$19 - $27
1st Class Seat
$26 - $40
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dali to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $13
Hard Sleeper
$15 - $23
Soft Sleeper
$23 - $35
Train from Kunming Station to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$11 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$22 - $30
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shangri-La Bus Station to Lijiang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shenzhen Futian to Guangzhou Municipal
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Yunnan Kunming
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming West to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Dali Bus Station to Lijiang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
checi.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Panzhihua to Lijiang
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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