Xining to Lhasa or (Vice Versa)

  • Train : Qinghai Tibet Railway
  • Duration : Upto 3 days
Xining to Lhasa or (Vice Versa)
Journey Highlights
  • 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
  • Overview
  • Journey Dates
  • Inclusions & Exclusions
The Qinghai-Tibet railway is the highest altitude railway in the world. You'll witness thousands of miles of unrivalled landscapes. There are several trains from Xining to Lhasa. Most of them start from other cities of China and stop at Xining Train Station for 20 minutes. Only two trains, K9801 and K9811, start from Xining to Lhasa. The journey takes under 22 hours and cover 1972kms. 

Train Departure Schedule

  • 2020 : April - June , July - September , October - December

Places Covered

Xining, Lhasa
Direct Train Every Other Day 
Enroute Trains Daily


1.  All necessary Tibet tour permits
2. All sightseeing entrance fee mention as per itinerary
3. Train Ticket .
4. Government  taxes


1. International airfare and taxes
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