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Xian-Guangzhou Trains

Written by FabioUpdated Jul. 1, 2021

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 G814 from Xi'an to Guangzhou and it takes 7 hours 20 minutes.

Xi'an-Guangzhou High-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

Xi'an to Guangzhou High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 18th, 2024)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G816 09:37 17:33 7h 56m
G828 11:14 20:10 8h 56m
G836 12:29 21:58 9h 29m
G876 13:23 22:39 9h 16m
  • 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 18th, 2024)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
G814 08:55 16:15 7h 20m
G822 10:15 19:22 9h 7m
G838 11:25 20:14 8h 49m
G830 13:29 22:46 9h 17m

Xi'an to Guangzhou High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Business Class First Class Second Class
US$385 (CNY2,715.5) US$196 (CNY1,378.5) US$122 (CNY861.5)

Xi'an-Guangzhou Normal-Speed Trains

Quick Facts

Xi'an to Guangzhou Normal-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 18th, 2024)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K228 07:38 11:50 (next day) 28h 12m
K1298 12:25 13:50 (next day) 26h 47m
Z266 21:47 20:11 (next day) 22h 24m
Z136 22:08 21:19 (next day) 23h 11m
  • 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 18th, 2024)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
Z138 07:55 07:22 (next day) 23h 27m
K1348 10:05 13:10 (next day) 27h 5m
Z230 11:10 08:56 (next day) 21h 46m
K1296 17:20 21:15 (next day) 27h 55m

Xi'an to Guangzhou Normal-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
US$98 (CNY693) US$57 (CNY399) US$34 (CNY236)

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.

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