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Hong Kong – Chongqing High-Speed Train

Direct trains don't run between Hong Kong and Chongqing. The recommended option is to transfer at Guangzhou or Changsha. The total travel time between Hong Kong and Chongqing by transfer at Guangzhou is around 9 hours; approximately 10 hours if transfer at Changsha.

Hong Kong to Chongqing By Transfer at Guangzhou

Hong Kong – Guangzhou – Chongqing High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 22th, 2019)

Hong Kong West Kowloon to Guangzhou South
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
G80 08:05 08:56 51 min
G6516 09:16 10:22 1 h 6 min
G6532 10:22 11:34 1 h 1 min
G6518 12:21 13:30 1 h 9 min
Guangzhou South to Chongqing West
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D1810 09:20 17:13 7 h 53 min
D1822 11:00 18:47 7 h 47 min
D1826 12:30 20:12 7 h 42 min
D1872 14:26 22:16 7 h 50 min

The above schedules are for your reference only. To see up-to-date train schedules from Hong Kong to Guangzhou to Chongqing, please click here.

Chongqing – Guangzhou – Hong Kong High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 22th, 2019)

Chongqing West to Guangzhou South
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
D1861 07:20 14:55 7 h 35 min
D1841 08:31 15:50 7 h 19 min
D1863 08:44 16:12 7 h 28 min
D1865 09:00 16:22 7 h 22 min
Guangzhou South to Hong Kong West Kowloon
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
G6543 15:25 16:23 58 min
G6551 16:52 18:07 1 h 15 min
G6537 17:35 18:22 47 min
G6585 17:43 18:42 59 min

Chongqing to Guangzhou to Hong Kong train schedules.

Hong Kong to Chongqing By Transfer at Changsha

Hong Kong - Changsha - Chongqing High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 22th, 2019)

Hong Kong West Kowloon to Changsha South
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
G80 08:05 11:17 3 h 12 min
G100 11:10 14:36 3 h 26 min
Changsha South to Xi'an North
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
G1757 11:46 17:52 6 h 6 min
G1333 17:31 23:23 5 h 52 min

Chongqing to Changsha to Hong Kong High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 22th, 2019)

Chongqing West to Changsha South
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
G1755 09:13 14:57 5 h 44 min
G1339 11:36 17:28 5 h 52 min
Changsha South to Hong Kong West Kowloon
Train Number Departure Time Arrival Time Duration
G79 15:41 18:58 3 h 17 min
G99 18:58 22:28 3 h 30 min

Other Trains Between Hong Kong and Chongqing

HIgh-speed trains from Hong Kong to Guangzhou/Changsha are fast and pretty convenient. From Guangzhou/Changsha to Chongqing, if high-speed trains don't meet your itinerary, you can also choose overnight sleeper trains for a transfer. This will save you a hotel bill and save time of the day for sightseeing.

  • Guangzhou to Chongqing: overnight sleeper trains from Guangzhou to Chongqing take 22-30 hours. They depart from Guangzhou Railway Station and most arrive at Chongqing North Station. This option includes a transfer from Guangzhou South to Guangzhou Station by Metro Line 2.
  • Changsha to Chongqing: overnight trains from Changsha to Xi'an take 13-23 hours. They originate/end at Changsha and Chongqing North Stations, which are the different stations from those for high-speed trains. You need to transfer from Changsha South to Changsha Station to take an overnight train.

High-Speed Train Vs Flight

The total travel time between Hong Kong and Chongqing by high-speed train is around 9 hours. The travel time by a direct flight is only 2 hours and 40 minutes. Obviously, taking a flight is the fastest and most convenient way. However, flight ticket is more expensive than high-speed train tickets. The air ticket from Hong Kong to Chongqing is US$250-500. High-speed train ticket fare between Hong Kong and Chongqing is around US$100-150.

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