Zhangjiajiexi Train Station Guide

Basic Facts:

  • Chinese Name: 张家界西站(Zhangjiajie Xizhan)
  • English Name: Zhangjiajie West (ZhangjiajieXi)
  • Location: Yongding District, Zhangjiajie, Hunan (Google map)
  • Inaugurated Date: December 26, 2019
  • Others stations in Zhangjiajie: Zhangjiajie Railway Station

Zhangjiajie Rail Network Map

Zhangjiajiexi Train Station

Zhangjiajiexi Railway Station, located in Yongding District of Zhangjiajie city, Hunan province, is a significant hub station that connects the Chongqing Qianyang – Changde Railway and Zhangjiajie – Jishou – Huaihua High-Speed Railway. Operational since December 26, 2019, the station offers various transportation modes, including railway, long-distance bus, public bus, and maglev.
The station is 18 kilometers from Wulingyuan, the core scenic area of Zhangjiajie, and 5 kilometers from Zhangjiajie city center and 9 km north of Tianmenshan.

Train Destinations & Schedule

Train Type Departure Station Arrival Station Duration Frequency Fares
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Changsha Station / Changsha South 2-3.5h 36 151
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Fenghuanggucheng 1h 13 75
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Furongzhen 23mins 13 40
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Guangzhou South / Guangzhou Baiyun 6h 7 506
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Shanghai Hongqiao 8h53 1 739
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Hangzhou East 7h49 1 666
high-speed Zhangjiajie West Guilin / Guilinbei 6h50 1 342
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Zhangjiajie West Station to Wulingyuan Park

On arrival at Zhangjiajiexi Railway Station, you have the option of taking the public bus to Wulingyuan Forest Park. This bus will depart when full with a fare of ¥13 per person. The first bus departs at 08:30 AM, and the last one at 5:00 PM. Alternatively, you could take a taxi to Wulingyuan Park, which would take around 30 minutes.

Bus Timetable & Travel Time

The bus schedule are for reference only as it may vary.

Zhangjiajie West – Wulingyuan by bus
From – To Operation time Ticket Fares Duration
Zhangjiajie West – Wulingyuan 08:30 – 17:00 CNY13 40mins
Read about:  From Zhangjiajie West Station to Wulingyuan by bus

Zhangjiajie West Station to Tianmenshan

On arrival at Zhangjiajiexi Railway Station, you can either take a taxi to Tianmenshan Mountain (approximately 18 minutes drive) or take Bus 17 to Wuling Mountain Treasure Museum Station.

Zhangjiajie High-Speed Rail Bus Terminal

Zhangjiajie High-Speed Rail Bus Terminal (Chinese name: 张家界高铁汽车客运站), which is next to Zhangjiajie West Railway Station started service on May Day, 2020. It mainly serves as a comprehensive transport hub. It has bus services to or from Wulingyuan, Cili, Sangzhi, Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, Tianzishan (Zhonghu), Jiangya, etc, which makes it convenient for travelers who arrive by bullet train at Zhangjiajie West Railway Station to catch a bus to different scenic areas. Meanwhile, travelers from different scenic areas can also take a bus to Zhangjiajie High-Speed Rail Terminal and walk to Zhangjiajie West to catch your high-speed trains.

ReferenceZhangjiajie West Train Station to Wulingyuan by bus

How to Get to Zhangjiajie West Station

  • By Bus: You can take Bus 16, 17, 4, or 6 to the Zhangjiajie West Railway Station.
Bus routes From Service Time To Service Time
Bus 4 Hehua Airport 05:50-19:20 Zhangjiajie West 05:50-19:20
Bus 6 Zhangjiajie Station 05:40-20:40 Zhangjiajie West 05:40-20:40
Bus 16 East Bus Station 06:00-21:00 Zhangjiajie West 06:00-21:00
Bus 17 Zhangjiajie Station 05:40-21:00 Zhangjiajie West 05:40-21:00

Zhangjiajie West Station to Hehua Airport

The best way to travel from Zhangjiajie West Train Station to Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport is by taxi. A taxi ride from West Station to the Airport is just about 20 minutes and from CNY 30.

Public bus 4 also links Zhangjiajie West Station and Zhangjiajie Hehua Airport in just 1h10.

Zhangjiajie to Changsha Airport

Just refer to How to get from Zhangjiajie to Changsha Airport.

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