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Timetable & ticket prices for trains into and out of Tibet


***Beijing West-Lhasa
Train T27 will start from Beijing West Railway Station at 20:09 and arrive at Lhasa Railway Station at 16:00 on the third day after 42 hours and 21 minutes' running.
Train T28 will depart from Lhasa Railway Station at 13:45 am. and arrive in Beijing west at 8:06 am. on the third day with a 43 hours and 51 minutes-trip.
 

T28(Lhasa-Beijing West)
 
T27(Beijing West-Lhasa)
Dep. Time
Arr. Time
Station
Arr. Time
Dep. Time
13:45
 
Lhasa
16:00
 
17:24
17:30
Nagqu
11:18
11:24
02:48
03:08
Golmud
01:38
01:58
12:20
12:40
Xining West
15:50
16:10
15:15
15:29
Lanzhou
13:04
13:19
03:17
03:23
Taiyuan
00:55
01:01
05:30
05:32
Shijiazhuang
22:46
22:48
 
08:06
Beijng West
 
20:09

 
Notes: Trains runs through 3753 kilometers for Beijing - Lhasa and the journey takes around 43 hours.
 
***Chengdu-Lhasa
T24/21 train will set out from Lhasa at 12:45 am and get to Chengdu at 07:57 am on the third day after 43 hours and 12 minutes.
T22/23 train will leave Chengdu at 20:59 and arrive in Lhasa at 16:50 on the third day with a trip of 43 hours and 51 minutes.
 

T24/21 (Lhasa-Chengdu)
 
T22/23(Chengdu-Lhasa)
Dep. Time
Arr. Time
Station
Arr. Time
Dep. Time
 12:45
 
Lhasa
16:50
 
16:45
16:39
Nagqu
12:10
12:27
01:54
02:14
Golmud
02:33
02:53
11:37
11:17
Xining West
16:30
16:50
14:25
14:10
Lanzhou
13:34
13:49
20:59
20:39
Baoji
08:07
08:22
03:34
03:24
Guangyuan
01:23
01:37
 
 07:57
Chengdu
 
20:59

 
***Chongqing-Lhasa
Train T222/223 will start from Chongqing at 19:10 and arrive in Lhasa at 16:50 on the third day running for 45 hours and 40 minutes.
Train T224/221 will set out from Lhasa at 12:45 am. and arrive in Chongqing at 10:36 am. with a trip of 45 hours and 51 minutes.
 

T224/221(Lhasa-Chongqing)
 
T222/223(Chongqing-Lhasa)
Dep. Time
Arr. Time
Station
Arr. Time
Dep. Time
12:45  
Lhasa
16:50  
16:45
16:39
Nagqu
12::10
12:27
02:14
01:54
Golmud
02:33
02:53
11:37
11:17
Xining West
16:30
16:50
14:25
14:10
Lanzhou
13:34
13:49
20:41
20:39
Baoji
08:11
08:22
22:28
22:07
Xian
06:23
06:44
06:34
06:28
Dazhou
22:53
23:01
08:01
07:57
Guang'an
21:35
21:41
  10:36
Chongqing
  19:10

Notes:
1.Train leaves Chengdu or Chongqing alternatively every two days that means a train leaves either Chengdu or Chongqing every other day.
2.It takes around 44 hours to travel from Chengdu to Lhasa and 46 hours from Chongqing to Lhasa.
 
***Lanzhou/Xining-Lhasa
K917 train will leave Lanzhou at 12:13 and arrive in Lhasa at 14:55 on the second day with a trip of 26 hours and 42 minutes.
K918 train will set out from Lhasa at 08:20 am and arrive in Lanzhou at 10:12 on the second day after running for 25 hours and 52 minutes.
 

K918(Lhasa-Xining/Lanzhou)
 
K917 (Lanzhou/Xining-Lhasa)
Dep. Time
Arr. Time
Station
Arr. Time
Dep. Time
08:20
Lhasa
14:55
10:08
19:54
Damxung
11:56
11:58
12:29
18:01
Nagqu
10:13
10:19
14:05
16:10
Anduo
08:53
08:55
22:35
07:13
Golmud
00:16
00:36
01:50
02:50
Delingha
20:49
20:55
07:47
20:08
Xining West
14:42
15:02
10:12
Lanzhou
12:13

 
Notes:
1. Trains depart from Xining or Lanzhou every other day that means a train daparts from Xining or Lanzhou alternatively every two days.
2. It takes around 25 hours to travel from Xining to Lhasa and around 28 hours from Lanzhou to Lhasa.
 


 
Timetable for Train into and outside of Lhasa as below:
  

From-To/
Train Number
Depart.
Time
Arriv.
Time
Total Length/
Total Hours
Price
Frequency
Hard Seat
Hard Sleeper
Soft Sleeper
Beijing to Lhasa
 
T27
 
20:09
16:00 (on the third day)
3753 km/42h 21mins
  RMB 766
(US$119)
RMB 1189
(US$184)
Every day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Shijiangzhuang (Hebei Province), Taiyuan (Shanxi), Lanzhou (Gansu), Xining (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Nagqu (Tibet)
Lhasa to Beijing
 
T28
 
13:45
08:06(on the third day)
3753 km/43h 51mins
 
RMB 766
(US$104)
RMB 1189
(US$162)
Every day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Nagqu (Tibet), Golmud (Qinghai), Xining (Qinghai), Lanzhou (Gansu), Taiyuan (Shanxi), Shijiazhuang (Hebei)
Chengdu to Lhasa
 
T22/23
 
20:59
16:50(on the third day)
3360 km/43h 51mins
 
 
RMB 712
(US$110)
 
RMB 1104
(US$171)
Every other day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Guangyuan (Sichuan), Baoji (Shaanxi), Lanzhou (Gansu), Xining (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Nagqu (Tibet)
Lhasa to Chengdu
 
T24/21
 
11:15
07:57(on the third day)
3360 km/44h 42mins
 
 
RMB 712
(US$110)
 
RMB 1104
(US$171)
Every other day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Nagqu (Tibet), Golmud (Qinghai), Xining (Qinghai), Lanzhou (Gansu), Baoji (Shaanxi), Guangyuan (Sichuan)
Chongqing to Lhasa
 
T222/223
 
19:55
16:50(on the third day)
3654 km/44h 55mins
 
RMB 754
(US$117)
RMB 1168
(US$181)
Every other day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Guang'an (Sichuan), Dazhou (Sichuan), Xi'an (Shaanxi), Baoji (Shaanxi), Lanzhou (Gansu), Xining (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Nagqu (Tibet)
Lhasa to Chongqing
 
T224/221
 
12:45
09:35 (on the third day)
3654 km/44h 50mins

RMB 754
(US$117)
RMB 1168
(US$181)
Every other day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Nagqu (Tibet), Golmud (Qinghai), Xining (Qinghai), Lanzhou (Gansu), Baoji (Shaanxi), Xi'an (Shaanxi), Dazhou (), Guang¡¯an (Sichuan)
Lanzhou to Lhasa
 
K917
 
12:13
14:55 (on the second day)
2188 km/26h 42mins
 
RMB 552
(US$86)
RMB 854
(US$132)
Every day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Xining (Qinghai), Hairag (Qinghai), Keke (Qinghai), Delingha (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Tuotuohe (Qinghai), Amdo (Tibet), Nagqu (Tibet), Damxung (Tibet)
Lhasa to Lanzhou
 
K918
 
08:20
10:12 (on the second day)
2188 km/25h 52mins

RMB 552
(US$86)
RMB 854
(US$132)
Every day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Damxung (Tibet), Nagqu (Tibet), Amdo (Tibet), Tuotuohe (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Delingha (Qinghai), Keke (Qinghai), Hairag (Qinghai), Xining (Qinghai)
Xining to Lhasa
 
K917
 
15:02
14:55 (on the second day)
1960 km/23h 53mins
RMB 523
(US$81)
RMB 810
(US$126)
Every day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Hairag (Qinghai), Keke (Qinghai), Delingha (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Tuotuohe (Qinghai), Amdo (Tibet), Nagqu (Tibet), Damxung (Tibet)
Lhasa to Xining
 
K918
 
08:20
07:27  (on the second day)
1960 km/23h 7mins
RMB 523
(US$81)
RMB 810
(US$126)
Every day
Stops for Passenger Flow
Damxung (Tibet), Nagqu (Tibet), Amdo (Tibet), Tuotuohe (Qinghai), Golmud (Qinghai), Delingha (Qinghai), Keke (Qinghai), Hairag (Qinghai)
                 
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