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Yichang to Zhangjiajie & Zhangjiajie to Yichang: by Train & Coach

Yichang to Zhangjiajie Distance

Zhangjiajie in Hunan province is about 200km away to the southwest of Yichang city. It usually needs about 4.5 hours to drive from Zhangjiajie to Yichang for about 380km. To get to Yichang from Zhangjiajie or get to Zhangjiajie from Yichang before or after your Yangtze River cruise, you could choose to go by train or the long distance coach. However, there at present is no direct flight between the two cities. You could check the details about the transfer of Yichang and Zhangjiajie at below to plan your schedule.

Yichang to Zhangjiajie - Yichang Zhangjiajie Distance Map
Yichang Zhangjiajie Distance Map

Yichang to Zhangjiajie Trains

To go to Zhangjiajie from Yichang, a train is one of the best and most convenient ways for Yangtze River cruise tourists. Every day, there are three K-trains departing from Yichang East Railway Station to Zhangjiajie, which are the K1609, K1885, and K1473. The whole journey takes about 5 hours.

Train tips for booking Yangtze downstream cruise from Chongqing

For people taking a downstream Yangtze cruise from Chongqing to Yichang, you would leave the ship and arrive in Yichang at about 12:30-13:30 on the disembarkation day. Therefore, we suggest you book a train departing from Yichang after 14:30 so that you could have enough time for the traffic without in a hurry. However, the trains from Yichang to Zhangjiajie usually all depart before 15:30 , and you could spend one more day to discover the highlights in Yichang and transfer to Zhangjiajie on the next day. Check the detail time schedule of trains from Yichang to Zhangjiajie for your reference at below.

Train No.From =>ToDeparting & Arriving Time Duration
K1609 Yichang East Railway Station =>
Zhangjiajie Railway Station
About 00:40-05:45 05:05
K1885 Yichang East Railway Station =>
Zhangjiajie Railway Station
About 10:30-15:15 04:45
K1473 Yichang East Railway Station =>
Zhangjiajie Railway Station
About 13:10-18:00 04:50


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Zhangjiajie to Yichang Trains

About how to get to Yichang from Zhangjiajie, you could also choose one from the three trains running every day from Zhangjiajie to Yichang East, which are the K1610, K1474 and K1886 from the early morning to the late night. The train of this route would need about 5-5.5 hours to arrive in Yichang.

Train tips for booking Yangtze upstream cruise from Yichang

And for guests booking the upstream Yangtze cruise from Yichang to Chongqing, the arranged tourist bus catching time begins at around 16:00 and the cruise embarkation time begins at around 18:00 in the late afternoon. We advise you arrange your train arriving at Yichang East Railway Station before 16:00 on the embarkation day. And according to the time schedule of trains from Yichang to Chongqing, the K1474 is the most suitable one. And if there is no suitable train for you to choose on your embarkation day, you could consider arriving in Yichang one day earlier to spend some time savor the interesting attractions in this city and board the ship the next day. Check the detailed Zhangjiajie to Yichang train schedule at below for your reference.

Train No.From =>ToDeparting & Arriving Time Duration
K1610 Zhangjiajie Railway Station =>
Yichang East Railway Station
05:55-10:55 05:00
K1474 Zhangjiajie Railway Station =>
Yichang East Railway Station
09:05-14:25 05:20
K1886 Zhangjiajie Railway Station =>
Yichang East Railway Station
16:15-21:00 04:45


Zhangjiajie Railway Station

Address: Dayong Road, Guanliping, Yongding District, Zhangjiajie (张家界市永定区官黎坪大庸路);
From Zhangjiajie Hehua Airport: driving for about 5km for about 10mins;
From Zhangjiajie Wulingyuan Scenic Area: driving for about 40km for about 70-95mins;

Zhangjiajie Railway Station (张家界站) is at the city downtown area of Zhanjiajie. And it is served mainly for the K-trains between this city and Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Changsha, Kunming, Guiyang, Nanning, Shenzhen, Zhengzhou, etc. It is also so far the only station having train to and from Yichang.

Yichang to Zhangjiajie - Zhangjiajie Train Station

Zhangjiajie Railway Station

Yichang East Railway Station

Address: Huayan Section, Chengdong Avenue, Wujiagang District, Yichang City (宜昌市伍家岗区城东大道花艳段宜昌东站);
From Yichang downtown: driving for about 10km for about 25mins;
From New Century Port: driving for about 20-25km for about 40-50mins;
From Taohuacun Port: driving for about 20-23km for about 30-35mins;
From Yichang No.9 Port: driving for about 9-12km for about 25-30mins;

Yichang East Station (宜昌东站) is away from the downtown Yichang and mainly serves for the bullet trains to and from Shanghai, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Wuhan, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Xiamen, Fuzhou, etc. and other trains to many cities in China.

Yichang to Zhangjiajie Train - Yichang East Railway Station

Yichang East Railway Station

Zhangjiajie to Yichang & Yichang to Zhangjiajie Coaches

There is only one long distance coach between Zhanjiajie and Yichang every day. The coach from Zhangjiajie Central Bus Terminal (张家界中心汽车站) starts at about 10:30 in the morning and reaches Yichang station after about 4.5 hours, at about 15:00. And the one from Yichang Bus Terminal (宜昌汽车客运中心站) departs at around 16:30 in the afternoon, so you would arrive in Zhangjiajie station at around 21:00 at night. (Tips: Zhanjiajie Central Bus Terminal is very close to Zhanjiajie Railway Station, and Yichang Bus Terminal is next to Yichang East Railway Station.)

Note: the above information about the transfer between Yichang and Zhangjiajie is for your reference only, and detailed time and shifts of trains and coaches may be adjusted according to practical situation. For more questions about transportations between Yichang and Zhangjiajie, please feel free to contact our professional Travel Consultant!

How to Get to Zhangjiajie from Yichang - Yichang to Zhangjiajie Bus

Zhangjiajie Central Bus Terminal

How to Get to Yichang from Zhangjiajie - Zhangjiajie to Yichang Coach

Yichang Bus Terminal

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