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Chongqing-Changsha Trains

Written by FabioUpdated May. 10, 2023

This train route links Chongqing with the capital of Hunan Province. Twelve pairs of trains operate on this route daily. Eight of them are high-speed trains, which take you from Chongqing to Changsha in six hours

Chongqing-Changsha High-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

  • Distance: 995 kilometers (618 miles)
  • Duration: 5-6 hours
  • Terminals: Chongqing West Railway Station, Changsha South Railway Station
  • Main stops: Chongqing, Guiyang, Changsha

Chongqing to Changsha High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G2371 08:38 14:03 5h 25m
G1755 09:15 14:54 5h 39m
G1761 15:06 20:42 5h 36m
G2163 17:32 23:24 5h 52m

Please note: These are only some of the trains in operation. The timetable above is just for your reference. If you want up-to-date schedules, please use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Changsha to Chongqing High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G2161 07:57 13:49 5h 52m
G1757 11:46 17:39 5h 53m
G1337 14:16 19:46 5h 30m
G1333 17:31 23:09 5h 38m

Chongqing to Changsha High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Business Class First Class Second Class
US$202 (CNY1,393.5) US$108 (CNY743) US$65 (CNY448.5)

Chongqing-Changsha Normal-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

  • Duration: 10-21 hours
  • Terminals: Chongqing North Railway Station/Chongqing West Railway Station, Changsha Railway Station
  • Main stops: Chongqing, Guiyang, Changsha

Chongqing to Changsha Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K1095 09:15 19:39 10h 24m
K73 09:46 20:20 10h 34m
K687 12:25 23:09 10h 44m
K1077 23:50 12:25 (next day) 12h 35m

Please note: These are only some of the trains in operation. The timetable above is just for your reference.

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

Changsha to Chongqing Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on May 10th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K1078 00:25 11:31 11h 6m
K688 00:38 11:08 10h 30m
K74 05:00 15:34 10h 34m
K1096 07:20 18:38 11h 18m

Chongqing to Changsha Normal-Speed Train Tickets Prices

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
US$42 (CNY285) US$27 (CNY184) US$16 (CNY105)

Travel by High-Speed Train

With the development of China's high-speed rail network, the trains run much faster than before. In the time it takes a normal-speed train to travel one way from Chongqing to Changsha, a bullet train can do the journey both ways.

The ticket price is also cost-effective (a second-class ticket is 448.5 CNY (65USD)). It is highly recommended to take a high-speed train to travel between Chongqing and Changsha.

You may be interested in how to take a train in China.

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