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Xi'an – Pingyao Trains (High-Speed and Non-Bullet Trains)

Pingyao is a very popular stop between Beijing and Xi'an. With the operation of high-speed service between Beijing, Pingyao and Xi'an, traveling by train between those three cities became faster and more convenient.

Currenly, there are 15 pairs of trains running between Xi'an and Pingyao, including nine high-speed trains and three normal trains. Different types of trains use different departure and destination terminals. Please double check the station name on your ticket to make sure you go to the right station.

Xi'an – Pingyao High-Speed Trains

Nine D-category high-speed trains are running between Xi'an and Pingyao every day. Departure time from 07:53 to 20:01. The average travel time is around 3 hours. First and second classes are available on board. Some trains have business class available.

Xi'an to Pingyao bullet trainA bullet train arriving at Pingyaogucheng Railway Station

Xi'an to Pingyao High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated in March 18th, 2019)

Xi'an North to Pingyaogucheng
Train Number Departure Arrival Duration Seat Classes
D2514 06:32 09:24 2 h 52 min First and second classes
D2502 07:33 10:42 3 h 9 min Business, first and second classes
D2506 09:07 11:28 2 h 21 min First and second classes
D2508 09:15 12:22 3 h 7 min First and second classes
D2538 10:41 14:03 3 h 22 min First and second classes
D2520 13:25 16:25 3 h First and second classes
D2570 14:17 16:54 2 h 37 min First and second classes
D1960 15:20 18:29 3 h 9 min Business, first and second classes
D2534 19:05 21:57 2 h 52 min First and second classes

*The timetable above is for your reference, for up-to-date train schedules, please click Xi'an to Pingyao high-speed train schedules.

Pingyao to Xi'an High-Speed Train Schedules

(Updated on March 18th, 2019)

Pingyaogucheng to Xi'an North
Train Number Departure Arrival Duration Seat Classes
D1901 07:53 10:38 2 h 45 min Business, first and second classes
D2505 08:40 11:50 3 h 10 min First and second classes
D2561 10:08 13:01 2 h 53 min First and second classes
D1959 10:50 13:42 2 h 52 min Business, first and second classes
D2517 13:50 16:58 3 h 8 min First and second classes
D2565 15:43 18:28 2 h 45 min First and second classes
D2527 17:59 21:06 3 h 7 min First and second classes
D2539 18:40 21:55 3 h 15 min First and second classes
D2533 20:01 22:39 2 h 38 min First and second classes

*The timetable above is for your reference, for up-to-date train schedules, please click Pingyao to Xi'an high-speed train schedules.

Xi'an – Pingyao High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

Ticket Type Business Class First Class Second Class
Adult ticket US$66 (450 CNY) US$35 (240 CNY) US$22 (150 CNY)
Child ticket US$33 (225 CNY) US$18 (120 CNY) US$11 (75 CNY)

A child fare is 50% of the full price. Child fares apply to children younger than 12 years old and not taller than 1.5 m (4.9 feet). Read more about children's tickets.

hard sleeperHard sleeper carriage on overnight trains

Xi'an – Pingyao Non-Bullet Trains

There are three normal-speed trains between Xi'an and Pingyao. The average travel time is about 9 hours.

From Xi'an to Pingyao, the fastest one is overnight train 2672, which departs from Xi'an Railway Station at 22:53 and arrives at Pingyao Railway Station at 07:24 the next morning, with the travel time of 8.5 hours. Both stations are centrally located with advantageous positions.

  • Shortest duration: 8.5 hours
  • Teminals: Xi'an Railway Station (Chinese: 西安站), Xi'an South Railway Station (Chinese: 西安南站), Pingyao Railway Station (Chinese: 平遥站)
  • Main stops: Xi'an, Weinan, Yuncheng, Linfen, Jiexiu, Pingyao

Xi'an to Pingyao Non-Bullet Train Schedules

(Updated in March 18th, 2019)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
K4486 11:18 from Xi'an Railway Station 21:38 at Pingyao Railway Station 10 h 20 min
K690 19:03 from Xi'an South Railway Station 06:09 next day at Pingyao Railway Station 11 h 6 min
2672 22:53 from Xi'an Railway Station 07:24 next day at Pingyao Railway Station 8 h 31 min

Xi'an to Pingyao normal-speed train schedules.

Pingyao to Xi'an Non-Bullet Train Schedules

(Updated on March 18th, 2019)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration
2671 00:14 from Pingyao Railway Station 08:51 at Xi'an Railway Station 8 h 37 min
K689 10:17 from Pingyao Railway Station 20:20 at Xi'an South Railway Station 10 h 3 min
K4485 16:32 from Pingyao Railway Station 01:13 next day at Xi'an Railway Station 8 h 41 min

Pingyao to Xi'an normal-speed train schedules.

Xi'an – Pingyao Normal Train Ticket Prices

Ticket Type Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
Adult ticket US$29 (196 CNY) US$18 (124 CNY) US$10 (66 CNY)
Child ticket US$22 (150 CNY) US$14 (93 CNY) US$5 (33 CNY)

Children fares apply to children younger than 12 years old and not taller than 1.5 m (4.9 feet). Read more about children's tickets. For sleeper ticket, a child fare is around 75% of the full price. For hard seat ticket, a child fare is 50% of the full price.

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