Chengdu – Kunming Transportation

This article introduces the transportation between Chengdu and Kunming. Kunming is the capital and largest city in Yunnan Province, Southwest China. With its perpetual spring-like weather which provides the ideal climate for plants and flowers, Kunming is known as the Spring City. The city is covered with blossoms and lush vegetation all-year round. Kunming is also a multi-ethnic city. If you want to ethnic culture, it is a good choice.

How to Get to Kunming from Chengdu?

Kunming is 640 km away from Chengdu. There are three ways to get to Kunming from Chengdu. Tourists can take bus, high-speed train and flight to get to Kunming . Flight and high-speed train are the main way getting to Kunming.

By Airplane

There are many flights which depart from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport(成都双流机场) to Kunming Changshui Airport(昆明长水机场) . It takes abou 1 hour and 30 minutes and its full fare is about CNY1410 or CNY1550. Please be noted that Chengdu Shuangliu Airport T1 and Chengdu Shuangliu Airport T2 are different. Please check before you get to the airport.

If you want to know more information about the flight schedules and booking, please transfer to Chengdu-Kunming Flights.

By Bus

There is only one bus running from Chengdu East Coach Station(成都东部汽车站) to Kunming North Coach Station(昆明北部汽车站). It departs at 12:00 with about 10 hours journey and costs CNY320. If you need ticket booking service or a personal travel plan, please contact us. Email:; Tel: +86-871-63511469.

By High-speed Train

There is about 5 high-speed train which depart from Chengdu East Raiway Station(成都东部火车站) to Kunming South Raiway Station(昆明南部火车站). It takes about CNY487.5 for second class seat and 6 hours 30 minutes journey.

If you want to know more information about train schedules and booking, please transfer to Chengdu to Kunming Tour by High Speed Train.


  • The above information is for reference, if any change is based on actual information.
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Transportation in Yunnan:

Yunnan Travel by Air

Rail Transport in Yunnan

Roads in Yunnan