There are 4 ways to get from Leshan to Kunming by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Leshan to Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
  2. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Kunming (KMG) CTU - KMG

$73 - $329

Cheapest option

Train  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Emei to Kunming Xi'an-Kunming

$21 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Leshan Central Bus Station to Luzhou Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Luzhou to Kunming North

$38

Drive  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Leshan to Kunming 483.9 miles

$65 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Leshan to Kunming. However, there are services departing from Mianjing Yiqiao West and arriving at Kunming North via Leshan Central Bus Station and Luzhou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 34 min.

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The distance between Leshan and Kunming is 513 km. The road distance is 774.2 km.

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The best way to get from Leshan to Kunming without a car is to train which takes 18 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Leshan to Kunming, including transfers.

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Leshan to Kunming bus services, operated by Checi, arrive at Leshan Central Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Leshan to Kunming is to train which takes 18 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Chengdu Airport to Kunming Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Leshan to Kunming bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Kunming North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leshan to Kunming is 774 km. It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to drive from Leshan to Kunming.

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Kunming Airlines, Ruili Airlines, Lucky Air Co. Ltd. and three other airlines offer flights from Chengdu Airport to Kunming Airport.

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Map of how to get from Leshan to Kunming.
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  • Distance: 320.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Leshan, China and Kunming, China?

China Railways K-Class operates a train from Leshan to Kunming once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 17 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leshan to Kunming via Leshan Railway Station Bus Stop, Leshan Central Bus Station, Luzhou Bus Terminal, and Luzhou in around 20 h 34 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Chengdu to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Chengdu to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Chengdu to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Chengdu to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Kunming Airlines
Website
airkunming.com
Flights from Chengdu to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Ruili Airlines
Website
rlair.net
Flights from Chengdu to Kunming
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Train operators
China Railways C-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Leshan to Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
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China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Emei to Kunming
Ave. Duration
17 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
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Hard Seat
$17 - $22
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Leshan Central Bus Station to Luzhou Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
checi.cn
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Luzhou to Kunming North
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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