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Chengdu-Qingdao Trains

Chengdu-Qingdao Trains

Written by FabioUpdated May. 10, 2023

On the Chengdu-Qingdaotrain route, only three pairs of trains operate on a daily basis. Two pairs are high-speed trains and the other one pair are normal-speed trains. The journey duration on the high-speed trains is about 13 hours. The second-class seats cost 841 CNY (122 USD) per ticket.

Chengdu-Qingdao High-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

Chengdu to Qingdao High-Speed Train Schedule

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G317 06:51 21:18 14h 27m
G1836 09:46 21:49 12h 3m

Please note: The timetable is just for your reference.

If you want up-to-date schedules, you can use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Qingdao to Chengdu High-Speed Train Schedule

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G318 07:19 20:55 (next day) 13h 36m
G1838 09:27 21:10 (next day) 11h 43m
G1835 09:50 21:10 (next day) 11h 20m

Chengdu to Qingdao High-Speed Train Ticket Fares

Business Class First Class Second Class
US$380 (CNY2,626) US$195 (CNY1,344.5) US$122 (CNY841)

Chengdu-Qingdao Normal-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

Chengdu to Qingdao Normal-Speed Train Schedule

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K206 16:19 09:31 (next two days) 41h 12m

Please note: The timetable is justfor your reference.

If you want up-to-date schedules, you canuse the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Qingdao to Chengdu Normal-Speed Train Schedule

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K208 16:38 05:48 (next two days) 37h 10m

Chengdu to Qingdao Normal-Speed Train Ticket Fares

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
US$109 (CNY747.5) US$69 (CNY471.5) US$41 (CNY278.5)

Railway Stations in Qingdao

There are three railway stations in Qingdao: Qingdao Railway Station, Qingdao West Railway Station, and Qingdao North Railway Station.

Please pay attention to them- you can double check with your travel advisor or the staff in your hotel before departure to make sure you go to the right one.

The addresses of the three railway stations are listed below:

Qingdao Railway Station

  • Chinese name: 青岛站
  • Address: 2 Taian Road, Shinan District, Qingdao
  • Chinese address: 青岛市市南区泰安路2号

Qingdao West Railway Station

  • Chinese name: 青岛西站
  • Address: 3 Haixi Road, Huangdao District, Qingdao
  • Chinese address: 青岛市黄岛区海西三路

Qingdao North Railway Station

  • Chinese name: 青岛北站
  • Address: 1 Jingyue Road, Lichang District, Qingdao
  • Chinese address: 青岛市李沧区静乐路1号

You might also want to know How to Take a Train in China.

Travel by Airplane

As you can see, even when taking a high-speed train, the journey duration is more than 12 hours. For such a long journey, it is better to travel by airplane.

It takes about 3 hours and costs about 255 USD for an economy-class ticket. Airfares can be competitive when there are discounts

Usually, six flights are available on a daily basis from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport to Qingdao Liuting International Airport.

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