Lijiang Railway Station Guides
Opened on Aug 11 2011, Lijiang Railway Station (Chinese name 丽江站, Lijiang Zhan) is located 11km south of Lijiang Ancient City. In the past, this station mainly served traditional trains. In Jan 2019, Lijiang Railway Station began to serve bullet trains. Lijiang railway station covers 6,900 square metre, and has 3 platforms, 7 railway tracks. Lijiang Railway Station is mainly serving 10 high-speed trains and bullet trains, including lijiang - Chuxiong - Lijiang - Lijiang intercity rail, Guilin to Lijiang, and Nanning to Lijiang high-speed trains.
Lijiang Railway Station has 2 floors. The entrance, exits, ticket offices and platforms are on 1F. Departures hall (Waiting rooms) are on 2F and 1F.
|2F Level||Waiting Room, Platforms|
|1F Level||Entrance, Security Check, Ticket office, Arrivals, Exits, Platforms, Pick-up and Drop-off area, Parking lots, bus station|
Map and Location
Address: Huangshan Town, Yulong, Lijiang, Yunan Province, China
The public transports are included city bus and taxi. Taxi is mostly recommended. How to get to Lijiang Railway Station?
Taxi is one convenient and fast, but also the most expensive way to get to or leave Lijiang Railway Station.
Taxi drop-off and pick-up area is on station square.
The one way fare from Lijiang Railway Station to Lijiang Ancient city is around RMB35, around 25 minutes.
Taxi Fee Standard
|2km - 5km||RMB1.8 per km||RMB2 per km|
|Above 5km||RMB2.8 per km||RMB2.9 per km|
There are 3 bus routes to or pass Lijiang Railway Station, including bus 4, bus 16 and bus 18. The bus ticket fare is RMB3 - RMB4. The travelers can take bus line 16 or line 4 from Lijiang Railway Station to Lijiang Ancient City.
How to travel to Lijiang Ancient City
Lijiang Ancient City is located 11km north of Lijiang Railway Station. How to travel to Lijiang airport? Please click on here for details.
How to get to Lijiang Airport(LZJ)
Lijiang Airport(LZJ) is located 20km south of Lijiang Railway Station. How to get to Lijiang airport? Please click on here for details.
Step 1: Get to Lijiang Railway Station by Taxi, bus or Car.
Step 2: At entrance, go through Security Check and real-name ID check to enter departure hall by showing passport.
Step 3: Find the Boarding Gate (Ticket Check Gate). The gate No. will be in the confirmation email we send to you.
Step 4: Have a seat near the gate to wait for check-in and boarding. The boarding gate will be opened 20 - 15 minutes prior to the departure time.
Step 5: Ticket check. Please show your passport and confirmation No. to station staff to check in. The boarding gate will be closed 5 minutes before the train departs
Step 6: Find the platform of your train.
Step 7: Board the train and find your seats. How to find your seats?
The offices are on 1F
Do you need to collect train tickets?
Since Dec 2019, the electronic tickets have been available on most high-speed and bullet train routes from or to Lijiang Railway Station.
It means international travellers can show their passports, likes Chinese ID to check in and board the train directly, and don't need to collect the printed tickets at ticket office.
How to check in the train by E-ticket? Please click on here to get Guides.
If you still need to pick up printed tickets, please click on here to get Guides.
Step 1: After get off your train, follow direction signs to exits. And please show your passport and confirmation No.(or printed ticket) to station staff to check out.
Step 2: Leave Lijiang Railway Station by bus, taxi or car. Taxi is mostly recommended.