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Shenzhen - Lanzhou Trains

Written by FabioUpdated Jun. 25, 2021

Currently, only three pairs of normal-speed trains operate between Lanzhou and Shenzhen. The journey duration varies from 32 to 44 hours.

Quick Facts

  • Distance: 2,795–3,100 kilometers (1,737–1,926 miles)
  • Terminals: Lanzhou Railway Station, Shenzhen Railway Station / Shenzhen East Railway Station / Shenzhen West Railway Station
  • Duration: 32–44 hours
  • Main stops: Longxi, Tianshui, Xianyang, Xi'an, Zhenzhou, Kaifeng, Nanchang

Lanzhou to Shenzhen Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on April 19th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration



19:05 (next day)

32h 18m



07:55 (next two days)

42h 6m



13:49 (next two days)

38h 30m

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.

Shenzhen to Lanzhou Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on April 19th, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration



16:29 (next day)

31h 21m



05:59 (next two days)

43h 44m



07:30 (next two days)

38h 21m

Lanzhou to Shenzhen Normal-Speed Train Ticket Fares

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
US$114 (CNY770.5) US$73 (CNY491.5) US$44 (CNY290.5)

Travel Tips

Please pay attention to the stations in Shenzhen. The three pairs of trains on this route depart from or arrive at three different stations in this city.

You can also consider taking a flight. 11 pairs of flights operate between Lanzhou and Shenzhen every day and the journey duration is about 3 hours. The full airfare is about 2,310 CNY (338 USD).

However, you can check to see if there are any discounts in advance. Sometimes, you can find very good discounts, such as 65% off in May 2023.

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