Leshan – Chengdu Tianfu Airport by Train & Metro

Leshan – Chengdu Tianfu Airport


  • High speed rail route: Chengdu – Mianyang – Leshan ICR
  • Train route:Leshan – Chengdu South / East
  • Train type: C, D, G trains (intercity train)
  • Duration: Leshan – Chengdu (45-60m)
  • Ticket price: from CNY54
  • Chengdu metro: www.chengdurail.com/index_en.html
Steps Routes Transport Duration
Step 1 Leshan – Chengdu high speed train 45-60mins
Step 2 Chengdu – Tianfu Airport metro

High Speed Railway & Station Map

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Leshan – Chengdu Tianfu Airprot by Train + Metro

Chengdu Tianfu International Airport (TFU)- Chengdu’s new airport located southeast of central Chengdu is about 150 kilometers from Leshan City, home to the Leshan Giant Buddha.

If you want to transfer between Leshan and Chengdu Tianfu Airport, you can travel by high speed train and metro service. Fistly, take a high speed train from Leshan Railway Station to Chengdu South or Chengdu East, then transfer by metro to Tianfu Airport.

Step 1. Leshan – Chengdu by High Speed Trains

Leshan – Chengdu high speed train schedule, duration, price
Trains From – To Frequency Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
2nd Cls 1st Cls Biz Cls
C, D, G trains Leshan to Chengdu South 12 50-60m 51 81 91
C, D, G trains Leshan to Chengdu East 43 50-75m 54 86 162
C, D, G trains Chengdu South to Leshan 12 50-60m 51 81 91
C, D, G trains Chengdu East to Leshan 43 50-75m 54 86 162
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There are frequent high speed trains runnning between Leshan Railway Station and Chengdu South (Chengdunan) or Chengdu East (Chengdudong), and travel time ranges from 50 – 75 minutes. Most bullet trains from Leshan are arriving at Chengdu East with only 12 trains at Chengdu South, However, Chengdu South is linked directly to Tianfu Airport by metro line 18. If you arrve at Chengdu East, you just have to make a trasfer (see step 2).

Getting to Train Stations & Airports in Chengdu

DestinationsGetting there 
Chengdu East Station Line 2 Line 7
Chengdu South Station Line 1 Line 7 Line 18
Chengdu Train Station Line 1 Line 7
Chengdu Shuangliu Airport Line 10
Chengdu Metro: https://www.chengdurail.com/index_en

Step 2. Chengdu – Tianfu Airport by Metro

Chengdu South – Tianfu Airport

If your train from Leshan Railway Station arrives at Chengdu South (chengdunan), you can just change to take metro line 18 to get to Tianfu International Airport in 50 minutes or so.

Chengdu East – Tianfu Airport

If your train arrives at Chengdu East Station, just go to take metro line 7 to Chengdu South railway station, then change to line 18 to get to Chengdu Tianfu International Airport.

Leshan Railway Station to Giant Buddha

There is a public bus station next to Leshan Railway Station, and it runs buses to the Giant Buddha attraction. Passengers can take bus 3, 302, K1, 601 to get to the Giant Buddha bus stop (乐山大佛站). The travel time is about 50 – 60 minutes. If you want to take a taxi to the Giant Budda, the fare is about 50 – 70 yuan (for reference only) and the duration is 25-30 mins.

How far is Leshan Railway Station (Chinese name: 乐山站) to Giant Buddha?

The distance is about 14 kilometers.


How far is Tianfu Airport from Chengdu City

The distance between Chengdu Tianfu Airport and downtow of Chengdu is about 70 kilometers.

How far is Tianfu Airport from Leshan

It is about 150 kilometers.

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