There are 3 ways to get from Lijiang to Dali by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lijiang to Dali K9629 / ...

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Dali 117.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lijiang to Dali 117.6 miles

$16 - $25

What companies run services between Lijiang, China and Dali, China?

China Railways K-Class operates a train from Lijiang to Dali every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lijiang to Dali
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$16 - $25
Soft Sleeper
$25 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Lijiang to Dali
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lijiang to Dali?

The distance between Lijiang and Dali is 143 km. The road distance is 188 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lijiang to Dali?

The cheapest way to get from Lijiang to Dali is to train which costs ¥75 - ¥120 and takes 2 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lijiang to Dali?

The quickest way to get from Lijiang to Dali is to taxi which takes 2 h 17 min and costs ¥380 - ¥460.

How long does it take to get from Lijiang to Dali?

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Lijiang to Dali, including transfers.