How to Get to & around Dujiangyan
Dujiangyan is a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Chengdu, about 56 kilometers away. Since it is very close to Chengdu, there is no airport in Dujiangyan. Most travelers who want to visit Dujiangyan choose to reach Chengdu first, either by air or by train.
The famous tourist sites - Dujiangyan Irrigation System, Mount Qingcheng and Dujiangyan Confucius Temple are served by Inner City high speed train from Chengdu. The downtown of Dujiangyan is connected with Chengdu by Cheng-Guan highway, which takes within one hour by car. For those who want to visit Dujiangyan Panda Base, it takes 1.5 hours from Chengdu.
Get to Dujiangyan from Chengdu
By High Speed Train
Every day, there are 21 C trains running from Chengdu Railway Station or Xipu Station to Dujiangyan Railway Station. The earliest one starts at 06:20 and the last one start at 21:25. The whole train journey from Chengdu to Dujiangyan takes 20 to 40 minutes.
Moreover, there are 5 C train from Chengdu Railway Station or Xipu Station to Liudui Park Station. The earliest one leaves at 06:30 and the last one leaves at 08:28. It takes about half an hour.
Dujiangyan Railway Station
Dujiangyan Railway Station is located in Tainfu Road, Guankou Town of Dujiangyan City. Both taxi and bus are available from Dujiangyan Railway Station to the main attractions of Dujiangyan.
Lidui Park Station
C Trains leave from Chengdu Railway Station at 06:30, 11:28 and 18:28 and leave from Xipu Station at 08:37 and 14:43 to Lidui Park Station. If you explore Dujiangyan on your own, it is suggested to get to Lidui Park Station for it is closer to the scenic spot than Dujiangyan Railway Station. You can choose to take a walk or by taxi to Dujiangyan Irrigation System and Guanxian Ancient City and Dujiangyan Confucius Temple.
C train to Dujiangyan
Dujiangyan Railway Station
By Long Distance Bus
Chadianzi Bus Station is the closest and main tourism station, where travelers can easily get a long-distance bus to Dujiangyan and Qingchengshan. From 6:30 in the morning till 7:00 at the afternoon, there are buses running from Chengdu to Dujiangyan and Qingcheng Mountain every 5-10 minutes. It only takes about 45 minutes to Dujiangyan Bus Station (at the downtown of the city), and about 1 hour to Qingcheng Mountain.
Chadianzi Bus Station
Get Around Dujiangyan
Dujiangyan to Mount Qingcheng
It is about 20 kilometers from Dujiangyan to the front mountain of Mount Qingcheng. There are 8 C trains from Dujiangyan Railway Station to Qingchengshan Station which needs only 8 minutes for the transfer. If you take taxi, it takes about 35 minutes around 50 Yuan. Also, buses No.101 and No.102 are available at Lidui Park to Mount Qingcheng which takes about 30-40 minutes.
Dujiangyan to Jiezi Ancient Town
It is 24 kilometers from Dujiangyan downtown to Jiezi Ancient Town. Taxis are available which takes about 40 minutes for around 60 to 100 Yuan. If you look for buses, buses No.102 can take you there which needs 2 hours.
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Recommended Dujiangyan Tours
Top 3 Dujiangyan tours chosen by most customers to explore Dujiangyan in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary,or tailor your own trip now with us.
- 1 Day Dujiangyan-Qingcheng Mountain Tour
- 1 Day Dujiangyan Panda Volunteer Tour
- 4 Days Dujiangyan Panda Tour with Chengdu
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