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There are 5 ways to get from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Changsha (CSX)

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Nanjing Airport to Nanjing station
  2. Take the train from Nanjing to Zhuzhou

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Train via Wuhan

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South to Wuhan
  2. Take the train from Wuhan to Changsha South

Train

  1. Take the train from Nanjing South to Changsha South

Drive

  1. Drive from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX)

Nanjing (NKG) to Changsha (CSX) flights

The flight time between Nanjing (NKG) and Changsha (CSX) is around 2h 25m and covers a distance of around 672 km. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 35m. Services are operated by China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines and others. Typically 42 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
2h 5m
Layover time:
20 min
Total time:
2h 25m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
1h 35m
Flight distance:
672 km
Flights per week:
42
Cheapest price:
¥481
Carbon emissions:
222 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:15
Last flight departs at:
21:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nanjing (NKG) to Changsha (CSX) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) is to bus and train, which costs ¥150 - ¥310 and takes 16h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) is to fly which costs ¥550 - ¥800 and takes 1h 35m.

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The distance between Nanjing Airport (NKG) and Changsha Airport (CSX) is 672 km. The road distance is 847.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) without a car is to train via Wuhan which takes 6h 47m and costs ¥380 - ¥490.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Changsha (CSX), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) is to fly which takes 1h 35m and costs ¥550 - ¥800. Alternatively, you can train via Wuhan, which costs ¥380 - ¥490 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Nanjing Airport to Changsha Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) is 848 km. It takes approximately 8h 35m to drive from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX).

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China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Hebei and three other airlines offer flights from Nanjing Airport to Changsha Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Changsha Airport (CSX). Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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Map of how to get from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX).
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  • Distance: 672.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Nanjing Airport (NKG), China and Changsha Airport (CSX), China?

China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and four other airlines fly from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Changsha Airport (CSX) via Nanjing South, Nanjing South, Wuhan, Changsha South, and Changsha South station in around 6h 47m.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥1200
Flights from Nanjing to Changsha via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥2900
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥1200
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥1600
Flights from Nanjing to Changsha via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥2500
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Nanjing to Changsha via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥2900
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Nanjing South to Wuhan
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥200 - ¥260
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥200 - ¥260
1st Class Seat
¥340 - ¥410
Business Class Seat
¥700 - ¥850
Train from Wuhan to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥150 - ¥190
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥150 - ¥190
1st Class Seat
¥250 - ¥300
Business Class Seat
¥500 - ¥650
Train from Nanjing South to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥330 - ¥420
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥330 - ¥420
1st Class Seat
¥550 - ¥700
Business Class Seat
¥1100 - ¥1400
China Railways K-Class
Train from Nanjing to Zhuzhou
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥250
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
¥100 - ¥140
Hard sleeper
¥210 - ¥250
Soft sleeper
¥320 - ¥380
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Nanjing Airport to Nanjing station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥20
Schedules at
airports-china.com

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