There are 7 ways to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Beijing, taxi  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Kunming (KMG) to Beijing (PEK) KMG - PEK
  2. Take a taxi from Jiaozhuanghu Memorial Museum of Tunnel Warfare Site to Great Wall of China

$143 - $654

Cheapest option

Train China Railways K-Class, taxi  •  47 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Kunming to Beijing
  2. Take a taxi from Jiaozhuanghu Memorial Museum of Tunnel Warfare Site to Great Wall of China

$96 - $109

5 alternative options

Fly to Beijing Nanyuan Apt, train, taxi  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kunming (KMG) to Beijing Nanyuan Apt (NAY) KMG - NAY
  2. Take the train from Huangtudian to Huairou North
  3. Take a taxi from Huairou North to Great Wall of China

$188 - $854

Fly to Tangshan, taxi  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Kunming (KMG) to Tangshan (TVS) KMG - TVS
  2. Take a taxi from Tangshan to Great Wall of China

$195 - $2,431

Train China Railways G-Class, taxi  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kunming South to Jinan West
  2. Take the train from Jinan West to Beijing South G14 / ...
  3. Take the train from Huangtudian to Huairou North S5
  4. Take a taxi from Huairou North to Great Wall of China

$228 - $279

Bus, taxi  •  45 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kunming North to Chengdu
  2. Take the bus from Sichuan Chengdu to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Taiyuan Bus Terminal to Beijing station
  4. Take a taxi from Jiaozhuanghu Memorial Museum of Tunnel Warfare Site to Great Wall of China

$183 - $193

Drive  •  27 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Kunming to Great Wall of China 1712.7 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Kunming, China and Great Wall of China?

There is no direct connection from Kunming to Great Wall of China. However, you can take the line 1 subway to Kunming Wujiaba Airport, take the walk to Kunming airport, fly to Beijing, take the walk to Control Tower, take the line 2 bus to Hospital of Shunyi District, take the walk to Shunyi Hospital, take the line 8 bus to Jiaozhuanghu Memorial Museum of Tunnel Warfare Site, then take the taxi to Great Wall of China. Alternatively, you can take the line 1 subway to Kunming Wujiaba Airport, take the walk to Kunming airport, fly to Beijing Nanyuan Apt, take the walk to Beijing Nanyuan Airport, take the line 2 shuttle to Xinggong, take the walk to Xingong Station, take the line 4 subway to Xizhimen Station, take the line 13 subway to Huoying Station, take the walk to Huangtudian, take the train to Huairou North, then take the taxi to Great Wall of China.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kunming to Beijing via Zhaotong
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kunming to Beijing via Xi An
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Shangrao Sanqingshan
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,300
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Xingyi
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,900
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Ningbo
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $2,500
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Tongren
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Kunming to Tangshan via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,300
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Kunming to Beijing via Guilin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Kunming to Beijing via Xi An
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Kunming to Beijing via Dazhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Yulin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Nanyuan Apt via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Kunming to Tangshan via Xi An
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Kunming to Tangshan via Shenyang
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,500
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Kunming to Tangshan via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,300
China Express Airlines
Website
chinaexpressair.com
Flights from Kunming to Tangshan via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $2,300
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Kunming to Tangshan via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $2,400
Train operators
Beijing Suburban Railway
Train from Huangtudian to Huairou North
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kyfw.12306.cn
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Jinan West
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$160 - $190
1st Class Seat
$270 - $310
Business Class Seat
$500 - $600
Train from Jinan West to Beijing South
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $35
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$95 - $110
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming to Beijing
Ave. Duration
43 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49 - $52
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Hard Seat
$51 - $52
Hard Sleeper
$92 - $97
Soft Sleeper
$145 - $155
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming North to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Shanxi Road Transport
Website
sxtrans.net
Bus from Sichuan Chengdu to Taiyuan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
sxtrans.net
Bus from Taiyuan Bus Terminal to Beijing station
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
sxtrans.net
Other operators
Taxi from Jiaozhuanghu Memorial Museum of Tunnel Warfare Site to Great Wall of China
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kunming to Great Wall of China?

The distance between Kunming and Great Wall of China is 2198 km. The road distance is 2740 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China?

The cheapest way to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China is to train and taxi which costs ¥600 - ¥700 and takes 47 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China?

The quickest way to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China is to fly and taxi which takes 7 h 22 min and costs ¥900 - ¥4200.

How long does it take to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China?

It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Kunming to Great Wall of China, including transfers.