Qinghai Tibet Railway

Chengdu to Lhasa

  • Journey name: Chengdu to Lhasa  
  • Duration: Upto 10 days


The Qinghai-Tibet railway is the highest altitude railway in the world. You'll witness thousands of miles of unrivalled landscapes. See wild animals through the train window; and enjoy the breathtaking natural beauty of Plateau lakes and snow-covered mountains along the train line. The train from Chengdu to Lhasa made its debut on July 2, 2006, one day later than the train from Beijing to Lhasa.  The journey takes nearly 44 hours covering a distance of 3348 kilometres.

Train Departure Schedule:

2015 : January - March , April - June , July - September , October - December

Journey Dates:

  • Train Available

    Start City

    End City





    (20:59,1st day)

    (17:20,3rd day)

    Every Two day



Places Covered:

Chengdu, Guangyuan, Baoji, Lanzhou, xining, Dehaling, Golmud, Nakchu, Lhasa

Day to Day Itinerary - Click here

Price - Click here


The tour cost include:
1- Hotel accommodation
2- All necessary Tibet tour permit
3- All sightseeing entrance fee mention as per itinerary
4-All transportation fee as transfer from airport and sightseeing as per itinerary by private car & land cruiser vehicle throughout the trip
5-Local Tibetan english speaking tour guide.
6-Meals mentioned as per itinerary and one fare well dinner at Tibetan restaurant with cultural dance show in Lhasa.
7- Train ticket .


The tour cost excludes :
1- International airfare,
2-Expensive of private nature such as beverage laundry telephone etc
3-Any expenses other than mentioned under Tour cost includes heading.
4-Insurance of any nature
5-Chinese visa fee

Route Map

  • An engineering marvel, it is the world's highest railway
  • 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