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There are 4 ways to get from Kunming to Lin’an by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the train from Kunming Station to Jianshui Kunming

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Kunming South to Yunnan Jianshui

Taxi  •  2h 13m

  1. Take a taxi from Kunming to Lin’an 207.2 km

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Kunming to Lin’an 207.2 km
Kunming → Lin’an
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 120

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lin’an is 120.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lin’an is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lin’an is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 120.

Last updated: 13 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Kunming to Lin’an is to bus, which costs ¥80 - ¥90 and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Kunming to Lin’an is to taxi which costs ¥410 - ¥500 and takes 2h 13m.

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The distance between Kunming and Lin’an is 159 km. The road distance is 207.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kunming to Lin’an without a car is to train which takes 3h 56m and costs ¥55 - ¥130.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Kunming to Lin’an, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kunming to Lin’an is to train which takes 3h 56m and costs ¥55 - ¥130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥80 - ¥90 and takes 4h 7m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kunming to Lin’an is 207 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Kunming to Lin’an.

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There are one+ hotels available in Lin’an. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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  • Distance: 158.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Kunming, China and Lin’an, Yunnan Sheng, China?

China Railways K-Class operates a train from Kunming Station to Jianshui once daily. Tickets cost ¥30 - ¥95 and the journey takes 3h 48m. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Kunming South to Yunnan Jianshui every 30 minutes. Tickets cost ¥81 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Train from Kunming Station to Jianshui
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥30 - ¥95
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
¥30 - ¥45
Hard sleeper
¥80 - ¥95
Soft sleeper
¥120 - ¥150
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming South to Yunnan Jianshui
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥81
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kunming to Lin’an
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Estimated price
¥410 - ¥500
Kunming Taxi
Phone
+86 871 331 2533

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