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Xian-Guangzhou Trains

The Xi’an–Guangzhou trains are frequently searched for by travelers who are interested in the Terracotta Army. Eight pairs of high-speed trains and five pairs of overnight normal-speed trains operate on this route. The fastest train is G98 from Xi’an to Guangzhou and it takes 7 hours 39 minutes.

Xi’an–Guangzhou High-Speed Trains

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Xi’an to Guangzhou High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 9, 2020)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G820 09:35 18:39 9 h 4 min
G98 09:57 17:36 7 h 39 min
G838 12:28 21:23 8 h 55 min
G846 13:50 23:00 9 h 10 min
  • Please note: The trains listed above are only some of the ones in operation. 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.

Guangzhou to Xi’an High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 9, 2020)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G832 07:04 16:06 9 h 2 min
G818 10:15 19:14 8 h 59 min
G822 10:36 19:35 8 h 59 min
G844 12:23 21:06 8 h 43 min

Xi’an to Guangzhou High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Business Class First Class Second Class
¥2,568.5 ($364) ¥1,301.5 ($185) ¥813 ($116)

Xi’an–Guangzhou Normal-Speed Trains

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Xi’an to Guangzhou Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 9, 2020)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K84 10:04 13:20 next day 27 h 16 min
K1350 14:37 17:52 next day 27 h 15 min
Z232 19:54 17:35 next day 21 h 41 min
Z136 22:41 21:11 22 h 30 min
  • Please note: The trains listed above are only some of the ones in operation. 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.

Guangzhou to Xi’an Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 9, 2020)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
Z138 08:32 07:24 22 h 52 min
K1348 10:07 13:30 next day 27 h 23 min
Z230 11:17 09:22 22 h 5 min
K82 17:03 21:18 next day 28 h 15 min

Xi’an to Guangzhou Normal-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Superior Soft Sleeper Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
¥1,443 ($204) ¥785 ($111) ¥446 ($63) ¥236 ($34)

Note: The superior soft sleeper class is only available for train Z136.

How to Get to the Terracotta Army from the Railway Stations in Xi’an

From Xi’an Railway Station

You can take bus 914 or 915 from Xi’an Railway Station’s East Square to the Terracotta Army (this takes 2 hours and costs 8 CNY, or 1.5 USD).

If you take a taxi, the journey takes about 50 minutes and costs 120 CNY.

From Xi’an North Railway Station

If traveling by public transport, you need to take Metro Line 2 to North Street Station (北大街) and change to Line 1 to Fangzhicheng Station (纺织城站). Leave through exit A and take Tourism Bus 5, 306, or 914 to the Terracotta Army (this takes 2½ hours and costs 14 CNY).

If you take a taxi, the journey takes about 1 hour and costs 150 CNY.