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Xi'an - Chengdu High-Speed Train

There are 45 pairs of trains linking Xi'an and Chengdu, including 12 pairs of G category high-speed trains, 24 pairs of D category high-speed trains, 1 pair of T category overnight trains, 11 pairs of K category overnight trains and 1 pair of slow overnight trains.

High-speed rail service between Xi'an and Chengdu started operating since December, 2017. The travel time has been shortened from more than 16 hours to only around 4 hours. High-speed trains run between Xi'an North Railway Station and Chengdu East Railway Station, both are far away from city center.

High-speed trains on this line is very popular, tickets are sold out very quickly. So it is advisable that you book tickets on high-speed trains between Xi'an and Chengdu as early as possible.

  • Distance: 711km (442 miles)
  • Shortest duration: 3 hours and 13 minutes
  • Number of trains: 36 pairs of high-speed trains, 13 pairs of norman-speed trains

Train Schedule

Xi'an to Chengdu Train Schedule

Updated on March 16th, 2018

Train Number Departure Time Departure Arrival Duration
G category high-speed train
09:33-19:07
Xi'an North Railway Station
Chengdu East Railway Station
3h13 - 04h02m
D catrgory high-speed train
07:05 - 19:36
Xi'an North Railway Station
Chengdu East Railway Station
3h28m - 04h25m
Express train: T7 06:41 Xi’an Railway Station Chengdu Railway Station 13h55m
Fast train: K291, K245, K165, K1363, K385, K165, K195
04:49 - 22:26 Xi'an Railway Station/Xi’an Sorth Station Chengdu Railway Station/Chengdu East Station 11h43m - 16h46m
Slow train: 1485 01:30 Xi'an Railway Station Chengdu Railway Station 16h48m

Chengdu to Xi'an Train Schedule

Updated on Mar 16th, 2018

Train Number Departure Time Departure Arrival Duration
G catogory high-speed train
08:14 - 17:21
Chengdu East Railway Station
Xi'an North Railway Station
03h15m - 04h03m
D category high-speed train
07:12 - 18:58
Chengdu East Railway Station
Xi'an North Railway Station
03h25m - 04h36m
Express train: T8 09:00 Chengdu Railway Station Xi'an Railway Station 13h27m
Fast train: K386, K880, K166, K196, K870, K292, K6, K1616, K246, K1364, , K998, K546 12:47 - 22:16 Chengdu Railway Station/Chengdu East Station Xi'an Railway Station/Xi'an South Station 09h51m - 17h57m
Slow train: 1486 19:25 Chengdu Railway Station Xi'an Railway Station 16h20m

Transportation to Train Stations

Xi'an Railway Station

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Xi’an Railway Station is located in the city center. It is the station with the longest history in Xi'an and the main train station for most of the ordinary trains in Xi’an.

  • By bus:1, 2, airport shuttle bus line 2, 9, 13, 14, 25, 30, 40, 41, 42, 103, 105, 201, 231
  • By taxi:
Taxi stand Duration Cost
Xi’an North Station 1 hour USD6 (RMB40)
Bell Tower 15 minutes USD2 (RMB15)
Xi’an South Station 2 hours USD15 (RMB100)

Xi’an South Railway Station

The newly-built Xi’an South Railway Station is far away from downtown. It serves most of high-speed trains in departing from / arriving at Xi'an. Currently, there is no subway to Xi’an South Railway Station. The most convenient way is take a taxi.

  • By bus: 4-23, 920, 918
  • By taxi:
Taxi stand Duration Cost
Xi’an Railway Station 2 hours USD15 (RMB100)
Bell Tower 1 hour USD6 (RMB40)
Xi’an North Station 2 hours USD15 (RMB100)

Chengdu Railway Station

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Chengdu Railway Station is located in Jinniu District, also called Chengdu North Railway Station in Chengdu. It is the biggest train station in southwestern part of China.

  • By bus: 1131, 11, 123, 16, 17, 27, 28, 2, 36, 50, 52, 54, 55, 57, 65, 70, 73, 83, 86, 9, 298
  • By subway: Line 1
  • By taxi: