There are 5 ways to get from Xiamen to Chengdu by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Xiamen (XMN) to Chengdu (CTU) XMN - CTU

$139 - $560

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Train China Railways D-Class  •  19 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Xiamen North to Chongqing North D2234 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chongqing North to Chengdu East Chongqing North-Chengdu / ...

$92 - $142

3 alternative options

Train via Huaihua South  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Xiamen North to Huaihua South
  2. Take the train from Huaihua South to Chongqing West
  3. Take the train from Chongqing West Station to Chengdu East Station

$160 - $201

Bus  •  34 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Xiamen Fanghu to Fujian Nan'an
  2. Take the bus from Fujian Nan'an to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Chengdu Wuguiqiao

$140 - $205

Drive  •  20 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Xiamen to Chengdu 1269.6 miles

$180 - $270

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The distance between Xiamen and Chengdu is 1541 km. The road distance is 2031.3 km.

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The best way to get from Xiamen to Chengdu without a car is to train which takes 17 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Xiamen to Chengdu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Xiamen to Chengdu is to fly which takes 3 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 50 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 34 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Xiamen Airport to Chengdu Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Xiamen to Chengdu is 2031 km. It takes approximately 20 h 41 min to drive from Xiamen to Chengdu.

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Cathay Dragon, China Eastern Airlines, Air China and three other airlines offer flights from Xiamen Airport to Chengdu Airport.

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There are 1323+ hotels available in Chengdu. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Xiamen to Xiamen Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Xiamen to Chengdu.
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  • Distance: 963.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Xiamen, China and Chengdu, China?

Air China, Xiamen Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Xiamen to Chengdu hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Xiamen to Chengdu via Xiamen North station, Xiamen North, Huaihua South, Chongqing West, Chongqing West Station, Chengdu East Station, and East station in around 17 h 50 min.

Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Yichun
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Yichun
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Xiamen to Chengdu via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Xiamen North to Huaihua South
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$85 - $110
1st Class Seat
$140 - $170
Business Class Seat
$270 - $320
Train from Huaihua South to Chongqing West
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $60
1st Class Seat
$85 - $100
Business Class Seat
$160 - $190
Train from Chongqing West Station to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $29
1st Class Seat
$39 - $45
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
Train from Chongqing North to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$26 - $31
1st Class Seat
$42 - $48
Business Class Seat
$80 - $100
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Xiamen North to Chongqing North
Ave. Duration
14 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$75 - $110
1st Class Seat
$110 - $170
Train from Chongqing North to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $22
1st Class Seat
$21 - $30
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Fanghu to Fujian Nan'an
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Fujian Nan'an to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Chengdu Wuguiqiao
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation

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