How to Get from Hong to Guilin

Guilin is not very far from Hong Kong. The flight distance between Hong Kong and Guilin is only 483km, but the transportation between the two cities is a little bit complex. It’s necessary for you to know the transportation situation before you start your Hong Kong Guilin tour, or you may encounter many unexpected situations.

There are many ways to get from Hong Kong to Guilin. However, except airplane can take you from Hong Kong to Guilin directly, other transportation tools require you to transfer from Shenzhen or Guangzhou. We choose three transportation routes for you; they are the most convenient and time-saving transportation methods.

Hong Kong to Guilin Map

Hong Kong to Guilin Flight

As always, taking an airplane is the fastest and most convenient way. From Hong Kong to Guilin, the flight time is only 1h 25min. However, there are only three flights daily between Hong Kong and Guilin. It’s better for you to book and the flight early and get to the airport on time. There is another thing you need to pay attention to that all flights from Hong Kong are international flights, so the price of the flights from Hong Kong to Guilin is higher than domestic flights. If you are on a budget trip, you could choose other transportation tools.

From: Hong Kong International Airport
To: Guilin Liangjiang International Airport

DayFlight No.DepartsArrivesDuration
Wednesday & Sunday KA700 320 08:50 10:15 1h25m
CX5700 320 08:50 10:15 1h25m
HX121 320 16:10 17:35 1h25m
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday KA704 320 14:15 15:35 1h25m
CX5704 320 14:15 15:35 1h25m
HX121 320 16:10 17:35 1h25m

Transfer Tips: Hong Kong International Airport lies the west of Hong Kong island and is 34km away from it. Visitors can take Airport Express to the airport. Airport Express links the airport to Hong Kong’s central business district. Bus, coach and taxi can also take you to the airport

Hong Kong International Airport

Hong Kong International Airport

Hong Kong to Guilin via Shenzhen by Bullet Train

There is no train commuting between Hong Kong and Guilin. However, you can transfer to Shenzhen first from Hong Kong and then take a bullet train to Guilin from Shenzhen, and it only takes you about 3.5 hours. Considering the whole itinerary, we recommend the following route for you.

From Hong Kong to Shenzhen

Take East Rail Line to Lok Ma Chau station (the checkpoint in Hong Kong), pass Lok Ma Chau to Futian Checkpoint (in Shenzhen), then take Metro Longhua Line to Shenzhen North Railway Station.

Notice: Lok Ma Chau Checkpoint and Futian Checkpoint are actually one checkpoint. They are just like the front door and back door of one house. You can take the East Rail Line from the city center.

From Shenzhen to Guilin

From Shenzhen North Railway Station, you can take G trains(high speed train)to Guilin North Railway Station. There are 3 G trains from Shenzhen to Guilin every day. The train provides first class seat, second class seat and VIP seat.

From: Shenzhen North Railway Station
To: Guilin North Railway Station

Train No.DepartsArrivesDuration
G2902 07:20 10:49 3h29m
G2904 11:48 15:29 3h41m
G2906 14:53 18:20 3h27m
Lok Ma Chau Checkpoint

Lok Ma Chau Checkpoint

Shenzhen North Railway Station

Shenzhen North Railway Station

Hong Kong to Guilin via Guangzhou by Bullet Train

You can also take high speed train from Guangzhou to Guilin after you take a MTR (Mass Transit Rail) train from Hong Kong to Guangzhou. The running time of the train from Hong Kong to Guangzhou is about 1 hour. And the high speed train from Guangzhou to Guilin only takes you about 2.5 hours to 3.5 hours. There are several ways to get Guangzhou from Hong Kong, and we have chosen the most convenient and easy way for you.

From Hong Kong to Guangzhou

Take MTR train from Hung Hom Station in Hong Kong to Guangzhou East Railway Station. You can buy the train ticket at the ticket window at Hung Hom Station. Then, you will take subway from Guangzhou East Railway Station to Guangzhou South Railway Station.

From Guangzhou to Guilin

There are over 20 high speed trains commuting between Guangzhou South Railway Station and Guilin North Railway Station. The scheduled leaving time of the trains is from 07:23 to 20:00, and the running time of the train is about 2.5 to 3.5 hours; you can choose the most suitable one. The train provides first class seat, second class seat and standing ticket. Choose according to you budget and preference. We have selected some suitable trains for you in the following table.

From: Guangzhou South Railway Station
To:
Guilin North Railway Station

Train No.DepartsArrivesDuration
D3676 07:23 10:06 2h43m
D2822 08:47 11:31 2h44m
D2832 09:13 11:56 2h43m
D2834 10:10 12:53 2h43m
D2836 11:10 13:48 2h38m
D2824 12:00 14:44 2h44m
D3672 13:07 16:31 3h24m
D2814 15:10 17:59 2h49m
D2840 16:35 19:30 2h55m
D2842 17:20 20:15 2h55m
D2820 18:20 20:51 2h31m
D2844 20:00 22:55 2h55m
Hung Hom Station

Hung Hom Station

Guangzhou South Railway Station

Guangzhou South Railway Station

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