There are 6 ways to get from Lijiang to Zhangjiajie by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. LJG - DYG

$134 - $494

Cheapest option

Train  •  27 h 26 min

  1. K9618 / ...
  2. K2288 / ...

$41 - $65

4 alternative options

Train China Railways G-Class  •  16 h 32 min

$85 - $119

Bus, train  •  29 h 21 min

  1. K2288 / ...

$66 - $72

Bus  •  31 h 56 min

$102 - $130

Drive  •  16 h 25 min

  1. 1016.1 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lijiang and Zhangjiajie is 1038 km. The road distance is 1626 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lijiang to Zhangjiajie is to train which costs ¥260 - ¥420 and takes 27 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Lijiang to Zhangjiajie is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs ¥850 - ¥3200.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Lijiang to Zhangjiajie, including transfers.

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

China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Lijiang to Zhangjiajie every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lijiang to Zhangjiajie via Lijiang, Kunming, Kunming Station, South Bus Station, Kunming South, Huaihua South, and Huaihua in around 16 h 32 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Dayong via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Lijiang to Dayong via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Dayong via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Dayong via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lijiang to Dayong via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Okay Airways
Website
okair.net
Flights from Lijiang to Dayong via Mianyang
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lijiang to Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $18
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Huaihua to Zhangjiajie
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $27
Soft Sleeper
$28 - $40
Train from Lijiang to Xuanwei
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$16 - $21
Hard Sleeper
$30 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$45 - $60
Train from Xuanwei to Zhangjiajie
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$21 - $25
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $50
Soft Sleeper
$60 - $75
Train from Kunming to Zhangjiajie
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$24 - $29
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$70 - $85
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Huaihua South
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$55 - $65
1st Class Seat
$90 - $110
Business Class Seat
$170 - $210
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Lijiang to Kunming West
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Fenghuang to Zhangjiajie
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Kunming to Fuyuan
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Fuyuan to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Fenghuang
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation

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