Guilin – Sanjiang by Bullet Train, Visit Chengyang Wind & Rain Bridge by Bus

Guilin – Sanjiang by Train

It is possible to travel between Guilin and Sanjiang by high speed trains in 30 – 40 minutes since the openning of Guiyang – Guangzhou High Speed Railway in 2014. The moder, air-conditioned high speed trains CRH2A (Bullet train, D-category) has replaced the old slow K type trains as passengers’ first transport option for this rail route. Currently, there are 18 trains daily running between Guilin and Sanjiang, most of which are hgh speed trains (Using Guilin West or Guilin or Guilin North to Sanjiang South). Only one slow K trains (K651) runs from Guilin to Sanjiang County Railway Station.

Why Go to Sanjiang

1. Things to Do in Sanjiang

you can visit the attractions in Sanjiang as listed below :

2. Making a Transfer to Zhangjiajie or Fenghuang via Sanjiang

Sanjiang serves as an important transfer point for those who want to travel to Zhangjiajie and Fenghuang from Guilin by train, as there are no trains linking Guilin with Zhangjiajie and Fenghuang directly. Passengers need to get from Guilin to Sanjiang (by D train or K train) first, then catch the slow trains from Sanjiang to Zhangjiajie (train 2012, or K748 using Sanjiang County Railway Station) or to Huaihua (for transfer to Fenghuang). Options are listed below:

  • Option 1: Guilin to Sanjiang by high speed train (D train using Sanjiang South)- Transfer from Sanjiang South to Sanjiang County Station – Slow Train from Sanjiang to Zhangjiajie or Huaihua (For Fenghuang).
  • Option 2: Guilin to Sanjiang by Ktrain (Using Sanjiang County)- Slow Train from Sanjiang to Zhangjiajie or Huaihua (For Fenghuang, read the page: Guilin to Fenghuang).

Check train schedule: Sanjiang to Zhangjiajie & Sanjiang to Huaihua

Guilin – Sanjiang by High Speed Train

Train Times, Fares & Duration

Guilin to Sanjiang high speed trains (18 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
1st Cls 2nd Cls Biz Cls
D2804 Guilin West to Sanjiang South 10:18 – 10:49 31m 32 27
D3564 Guilin to Sanjiang South 12:35 – 13:28 53m 41.5 34
D3568 Guilin North to Sanjiang South 19:42 – 20:17 35m 34.5 28.5
D2824 Guilin West to Sanjiang South 20:34 – 21:05 31m 32 27
For a live schedule, ticket availability & buy tickets, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/
Sanjiang South to Guilin high speed trains
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
1st Cls 2nd Cls Biz Cls
D3651 Sanjiang South to Guilin 09:11 – 10:04 54m 41.5 34
D2803 Sanjiang South to Guilin West 10:00 – 10:30 30m 32 27
D2975 Sanjiang South to Guilin West 17:43 – 18:18 35m 32 27
For a live schedule, ticket availability, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/

Guilin – Sanjiang by K Train

The k train is too slow to recommend to use. The only advantage is that you can take the K train from Guilin to Sanjiang County Station directly, where you catch your next train to Zhangjiajie directly. No transfer is required.

Train Times, Fares & Travel Time

Guilin to SanjiangXian K train (1 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
Hard Seat Hard Sleeper Soft Sleeper
K651 Guilin to SanjiangXian 12:40 – 19:20 6h40m 62.5 110.5 166.5-
For a live schedule, ticket availability, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/
SanjiangXian to Guilin K train (1 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
Hard Seat Hard Sleeper Soft Sleeper
K653 SanjiangXian to Guilin 10:30 – 17:18 6h48m 62.5 110.5 166.5-
For a live schedule, ticket availability, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/

Related Rail Routes

Guilin to Nanning; Guilin to Guangzhou; Guilin to Shenzhen

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