Instant Refundable Recommended
11:38
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1924
15:53
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable Recommended
07:28
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1912
11:43
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Recommended
13:45
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #3U8769 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
15:15
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi

From Chengdu to Xian by Trains

Instant Refundable
21:20
CDW Chengdu, Sichuan
15h 25m ride in train #K246, Hard Seat
12:45
+1
XAY Xian, Shaanxi

From Chengdu East to Xian by Trains

Instant Refundable Recommended
07:28
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1912
11:43
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
07:36
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
16h 5m ride in train #K546, Soft Sleeper
23:41
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
07:39
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
16h 5m ride in train #K546
23:44
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
07:46
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 20m ride in train #D1914
12:06
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
08:08
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 50m ride in train #G2204
11:58
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
08:28
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1916
12:43
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
08:40
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
13h 30m ride in train #T8
22:10
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
09:00
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
13h 30m ride in train #T8, Soft Sleeper
22:30
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
09:00
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 25m ride in train #D1918
12:25
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
09:19
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1920
13:34
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
09:41
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 55m ride in train #G1836
13:36
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
10:07
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 5m ride in train #G574
14:12
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
10:13
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 40m ride in train #D1922
14:53
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
10:30
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 45m ride in train #G1702
14:15
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
10:42
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 5m ride in train #G308
14:47
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
10:57
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 55m ride in train #G1976
14:52
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
11:28
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 50m ride in train #G1888
15:18
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable Recommended
11:38
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1924
15:53
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
12:08
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 20m ride in train #D1926
16:28
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
12:29
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 55m ride in train #G1710
16:24
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
12:45
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 25m ride in train #D1928
17:10
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
12:54
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 55m ride in train #G2216
16:49
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
13:00
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 25m ride in train #D1930
17:25
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
13:26
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
17h 5m ride in train #K166
06:31
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
13:40
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 55m ride in train #G2208
17:35
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
13:51
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1932
18:06
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
14:00
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 40m ride in train #D1934
17:40
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
14:30
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 20m ride in train #D1936
18:50
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
15:02
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 15m ride in train #G90
18:17
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
15:07
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1938
19:22
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
15:23
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 20m ride in train #D1906
19:43
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
15:28
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h ride in train #G2210
19:28
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
15:39
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 25m ride in train #D1940
20:04
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
16:00
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 55m ride in train #G2214
19:55
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
16:10
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
15h 30m ride in train #K196
07:40
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
16:39
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 10m ride in train #D1942
20:49
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
16:57
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
3h 50m ride in train #G2212
20:47
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
17:09
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 25m ride in train #D1944
21:34
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
17:27
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1946
21:42
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
17:47
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
15h 30m ride in train #K292, Soft Sleeper
09:17
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
17:58
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 10m ride in train #D1948
22:08
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
18:07
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 25m ride in train #D1950
22:32
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
19:03
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
4h 15m ride in train #D1952
23:18
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
19:25
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
16h 20m ride in train #1486
11:45
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
19:57
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
15h 55m ride in train #K1364
11:52
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
21:20
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
15h 25m ride in train #K246
12:45
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
21:31
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
15h 30m ride in train #K292
13:01
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
22:00
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
15h 55m ride in train #K1364, Soft Sleeper
13:55
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi
Instant Refundable
22:16
ICW Chengdu East, Sichuan
9h 50m ride in train #K998
08:06
+1
EAY Xian North, Shaanxi

From Chengdu Airport to Xian by Flights

Shenzhen Airlines
Instant Fastest
06:10
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 25m flight #ZH3860 with Shenzhen Airlines in Economy
07:35
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
06:10
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 35m flight #3U8380 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
07:45
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
06:30
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #CZ4929 with China Southern Airlines in Economy
08:00
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
06:30
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #3U8379 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
08:00
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
07:05
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #3U8555 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
08:35
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
10:40
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #MU2295 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
12:10
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
13:25
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #MU4804 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
14:55
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
13:25
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #CZ6434 with China Southern Airlines in Economy
14:55
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
13:25
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #CZ4993 with China Southern Airlines in Economy
14:55
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant Recommended
13:45
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #3U8769 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
15:15
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Shenzhen Airlines
Instant Fastest
13:45
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 25m flight #ZH3813 with Shenzhen Airlines in Economy
15:10
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Shenzhen Airlines
Instant Fastest
14:00
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 25m flight #ZH3815 with Shenzhen Airlines in Economy
15:25
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
14:05
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #3U8319 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
15:35
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
14:15
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #MU2342 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
15:45
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Air China
Instant
15:35
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #CA8926 with Air China in Economy
17:05
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
18:50
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #CZ6250 with China Southern Airlines in Economy
20:20
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Air China
Instant
21:45
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #CA3959 with Air China in Economy
23:15
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
22:05
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #3U8803 with Sichuan Airlines in Economy
23:35
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi
Instant
23:05
CTU Chengdu Airport, Sichuan
1h 30m flight #MU2344 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
00:35
+1
XIY Xian Xianyang Airport, Shanxi

Chengdu to Xian Schedule

Chengdu to Xian Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Second Class Seat 07:28 - 11:43¥ 331
China Railway Second Class Seat 08:08 - 11:58¥ 331
China Railway Second Class Seat 10:07 - 14:12¥ 331
China Railway Second Class Seat 12:08 - 16:28¥ 331
China Railway Second Class Seat 14:00 - 17:40¥ 331
Shenzhen Airlines Economy #ZH381514:00 - 15:25¥ 3,276
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU234214:15 - 15:45¥ 3,748
Air China Economy #CA892615:35 - 17:05¥ 1,042
China Railway First Class seat 16:00 - 19:55¥ 503
China Railway Second Class Seat 18:07 - 22:32¥ 331
China Railway Hard Sleeper 21:20 - 12:45¥ 282
China Railway Soft Sleeper 22:00 - 13:55¥ 367

Popular Routes in China

How to get from Chengdu to Xian

When you want to get from Chengdu to Xian, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about CNY 3,693. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as CNY 136.

How far is Chengdu from Xian?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Chengdu to Xian. Your trip will be a total of 445 miles (716 km). The flying distance is 419 miles (674 km).

How long does it take to get from Chengdu to Xian?

The travel time from Chengdu to Xian can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 18 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Chengdu to Xian?

The cost of the trip from Chengdu to Xian varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is China Railway: travelling by train expect to pay as low as CNY 136 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as CNY 3,693.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Chengdu to Xian:

  • Train tickets - CNY 136 to CNY 839;
  • Plane tickets - CNY 1,026 to CNY 3,693;

How many trips per day are there between Chengdu and Xian?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 133 trains per day.
  • Flights from Sichuan to Shaanxi depart during the day - there are approximately 19 departures a day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Sichuan to Shaanxi. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is CNY 1,026.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Sichuan to Shaanxi
Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Chengdu to Xian

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Chengdu to Xian? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 1000 users enjoyed a train ride.