Journey Name: Xian to Lhasa  |  Journey Duration: Scenic Day Trips
 
Overview:
The Qinghai-Tibet railway is the highest altitude railway in the world. You'll witness thousands of miles of unrivalled landscapes. At present, there is no train originating from Xian to Lhasa, but there are several trains that make stops in Xian, such as the trains from Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing to Lhasa. Therefore, it is less easy to get a train ticket to Lhasa in Xian. Besides, the ticket quota allocation for Xian would be extremely small. You would be able to get a ticket from Shanghai to Lhasa, but might not be able to get one from Xian to Lhasa.
 
Train Departure Schedule :
2015
January - March
April - June
July - September
October - December
 
 
Journey Dates :
Daily
 
Places Covered:
Xian, Lhasa
 
Day to Day Itinerary:

Xian to Lhasa Train Schedule, Schedule of Trains to Lhasa Making a Stop-over in Xian

Trains 

Start City

Stop Over

End City

Frequecy

Distance

Duration

T222

Chongqing

Xian
(06:44)

Lhasa
(16:50)

Every Other Day

2864km

34h06m

T264

Guangzhou

Xian
(09:45)

Lhasa
(18:30)

Every Other Day

2864km

32h45m

T164

Shanghai

Xian
(10:11)

Lhasa
(19:15)

Daily

2864km

33h04m

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Price:

Price Per Person 

Hard Sleeper

Soft Sleeper

RMB 963

RMB 1008


 
Inclusions:
Rail Fare only.
The train fare does not include meals, so you need to pay the food in the train, a normal breakfast will cost you about 10RMB and a lunch or dinner 20-30RMB. Drinking water is free.
 
Route Map
 
  • Unique and wonderful scenery
  • Special sightseeing windows on board and scenery viewing platforms 
  • Comfortable accommodation to suit every budget
  • Oxygen supplier on board for those who feel light-headed