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Guangzhou - Guilin High-Speed Train

Guangzhou - Guilin High-Speed Train

Written by FabioUpdated Jul. 18, 2023

The Guangzhou – Guilin High-Speed Railway, part of the Guiyang – Guangzhou High-Speed Railway, has 63 pairs of daily bullet trains in service, including 11 pairs of G trains and 52 pairs of D trains. Among the D trains, there are 18 pairs that stop at Yangshuo. High-speed trains operate at different train stations in both cities: Guangzhou South/Guangzhou railway stations and Guilin/Guilin West/Guilin North railway stations. With the design speed of 300 kph (186 mph), high-speed trains using 3 to 5 hours to finish 480 kilometers (298 miles).

In addition to high-speed trains, there is one pair of ordinary overnight trains between Guangzhou and Guilin, with the travel time of 11 hours.

Quick Facts 

Guangzhou to Guilin High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on April 12th, 2023)

Guangzhou South to Guilin North (广州南–桂林北)
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D2962 06:45 09:57 3h 12m
G2904 12:14 15:32 3h 18m
G2906 16:07 19:28 3h 21m
G3762 18:06 23:15 5h 9m
G2918 19:18 22:18 3h 30m
Guangzhou South to Guilin West (广州南–桂林西)
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D2820 06:25 09:51 3h26m
D2818 08:10 11:42 3h32m
D1860 08:55 12:21 3h26m
D1834 12:05 15:25 3h20m
D2840 14:21 18:01 3h40m
Guangzhou South to Guilin (广州南–桂林站)
D2944 07:13 10:51 3h38m
D2896 08:10 12:50 4h40m

Schedules above is only for your reference. For the up-to-date timetable, please click Guangzhou – Guilin high-speed train schedules.

Guilin to Guangzhou High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on April 12th, 2023)

Guilin North to Guangzhou South (桂林北–广州南)
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D2809 08:22 11:59 3h37m
G2901 11:05 14:29 3h24m
D2955 13:56 17:18 3h22m
D2903 15:51 19:06 3h15m
Guilin West to Guangzhou South (桂林西–广州南)
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D2807 10:14 13:43 3h29m
G319 11:50 14:59 3h9m
D1875 13:05 16:38 3h33m
Guilin to Guangzhou South (桂林–广州南)
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D2910 08:18 11:52 3h34m
D2986 13:54 17:38 3h44m

Guilin to Guangzhou up-to-date high-speed train schedules

Guangzhou – Guilin High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Business Class First Class Second Class
US$39 (266 CNY) US$35 (237 CNY) US$22 (148 CNY)

*Business class is available on G-category trains. D-category trains only have first and second-class available.

Also read seat classes on China trains.

Train Stations for Guangzhou – Guilin High-Speed Trains

High-speed trains originate/end at different train stations in Guangzhou and Guilin.

1. Guangzhou Railway Station is centrally located in the city. While Guangzhou South Railway Station is far away from downtown.

2. Among the three stations in Guilin, Guilin Railway Station is the closest to the city center, with convenient public transportation to other parts of the city.

Guilin West Railway Station, China TrainGuilin West Railway Station

3. Guilin North Railway Station is the main station for high-speed trains to and from Guangzhou. It is near the suburbs but has easy access to downtown via local buses.

4. Guilin West Railway Station is a newly-built station for high-speed trains to and from Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Guiyang. It is also far from the city center and only connected to other parts of the city by one local bus.

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