Huangshan to Xiamen: Get from Huangshan to Xiamen by Trains and Flight

After visiting the most beautiful mountain in China - the Yellow Mountain in Huangshan, you can travel conveniently to Xiamen to visit primitive Fujian Tulou and exquisite Gulangyu Island. At present, the most popular way to get from Huangshan to Xiamen is taking a train, because there is only one flight flying between Huangshan and Xiamen everyday. You can choose from over 8 daily trains, and a high speed train takes just 4.5 to 5 hours.

How Far is Huangshan to Xiamen? - Distance from Huangshan to Xiamen

Huangshan Location: Huangshan, a prefecture-level city in Anhui Province. It is located at the junction of Anhui Province, Zhejiang Province and Jiangxi Province. Huangshan is about 400 km away from Shanghai and 240 km from Hangzhou.

Xiamen Location: Xiamen is a sub-provincial city in Fujian Province. Xiamen is a Special Economic Zone in China approved by the State Council. It’s an important central city, a scenic tourist city along China’s southeast coast. Xiamen is about 600 km away from Hong Kong and 650 km from Guangzhou.

Huangshan to Xiamen Distance: Huangshan is situated in the northeast of Xiamen with an estimated driving distance of about 800 km, nearly 10 hours by driving.

Xiamen Wuyishan Huangshan High Speed Rail Map

Huangshan Xiamen Transportation Map

Option 1: Get from Huangshan to Xiamen by High Speed Train - Most Recommended

Frequency: about 8 trains per day

Train Time: about 4.5 hours - 5 hours

From & To: Huangshan North Railway Station 黄山北站 → Xiamen North Railway Station 厦门北站, Xiamen Railway Station 厦门站

High-speed train travel is the most popular way to get from Huangshan to Xiamen. Just 4.5 to 5 hours, you can traverse from splendid Huangshan to elegant Xiamen.

Every day, Huangshan sends about 8 trains to Xiamen. These trains are all G trains departing between 10:00 and 18:30, and arriving on the same day. Thus, it’s very easy to book tickets and experience advanced high speed train travel.

Transfer Advice: Huangshan North Railway Station is about 13km from Huangshan Tunxi International Airport (about 23 minutes), 15km from Huangshan city center (about 32 minutes). Travelling with China Discovery, you can enjoy private pick-up service from the airport and be escorted to the Yellow Mountain Scenic Area directly within 2 hours of driving.

Huangshan North Railway Station 黄山北站

Location: No.2, Yingkesong Road, Tunxi District, Huangshan, Anhui (安徽省黄山市屯溪区迎客松大道北2号– 黄山北站)
Distance from City Center: about 15 km/30 minutes’ driving to the downtown area

Huangshan North Railway Station is a newly opened High Speed Railway Station. It has greatly strengthened the communication between Huangshan and other cities of China since its opening. Less than 200 miles from there, you can find tourist shuttle buses to the Huangshan Mountain Scenic Area (黄山风景区), Hongcun (宏村), Xidi (西递), etc. The buses make no middle stop along the whole way, saving a lot of traveling time for the travelers. Taxi and public bus lines are also available there.

Xiamen North Railway Station 厦门北站

Location: Center Nature Village, Houxi Country, Jimei District, Xiamen, Fujian (福建省厦门市集美区后溪镇岩内村埔中央自然村 – 厦门北站)
Distance from City Center: about 23 km/35 minutes’ driving to the downtown area

For the High Speed trains travel from Huangshan to Xiamen, 7 out of 8 high-speed trains stop at Xiamen North Railway Station. Xiamen North Railway Station is located about 18km away from Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport. It is equipped with convenient transportation means, including BRT line 1& 6, tourist shuttle bus line 1 & 2, metro line 1 & 4, public buses, taxis, etc.

Huangshan to Xiamen Train Huangshan North Railway Station
Huangshan to Xiamen Train Xiamen North Railway Station

Useful Links:

>> Huangshan Transportation & How to Get to the Yellow Mountain
>> Xiamen Transportation & How to Get to Gulangyu Island

Transfer from Xiamen Railway Stations to Nearby Attraction/Destinations

There are two train stations in Xiamen, Xiamen Railway Station is located in the city center, Xiamen North Railway Station is located in Haicang District, about 20km away from the city center. Tourists can take private cars, taxis, metro to get around Xiamen, take a ferry to Gulangyu Island and use private drive or public traffic to get to Fujian Tulou in Nanjing and Yongding county.

Popular Huangshan Xiamen Tours:

6 Days Xiamen Nanjing Tulou & Yellow Mountain Amusing Tour
5 Days Cultural Tour to Xiamen & Fujian Tulou
4 Days Best Huangshan Tour with Hongcun & Xidi Ancient Villages

Huangshan to Xiamen Trains Click to Enlarge Location of Xiamen Train Stations
  • Xiamen North Railway Station - City Center: about 20 km, 30 minutes’ drive
  • Xiamen North Railway Station - Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport: 18 km, 25 minutes by taxi
  • Xiamen North Railway Station - Gulangyu Island: about 23 km, 30 minutes’ drive to Xiamen Cruise Terminal and 10-20 minutes’ ferry to Gulangyu Island
  • Xiamen North Railway Station - Nanjing Tulou: nearly 140 km/2.5-3 hours by private driving
  • Xiamen North Railway Station – Yongding Tulou: round 160 km, 2.5-3 hours by private driving
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    Option 2: Get from Huangshan to Xiamen by Flight

    Flight Time: about 1.5 hours

    Frequency: 1 flight per day

    From & To: Huanshan Tunxi International Airport (TXN) → Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport (XMN)

    Air travel is the fastest way to get from Huangshan to Xiamen, which offers you breathtaking aerial view and luggage-free trip. However, currently, there is only 1 direct flight flying from Huangshan to Xiamen every day. All flights are from Beijing Capital Airlines. Depart from Huangshan Tunxi International Airport in the afternoon around 15:30 and arrive at Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport around 17:00. A single one-way flight takes approximately 1.5 hours only.

    Flight No. Departure Airport Arrival Airport Departure & Arrival Time Duration
    Flight JD5105 Huangshan Tunxi International Airport Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport (T4) 15:35 - 16:50 About 1.5 hours

    Note: The above flight schedules is listed for reference only and is subject to seasonal adjustment by the airline accompanies. You can contact us to get updated and detailed flight information.

    Huangshan Tunxi International Airport 黄山屯溪国际机场

    Address: No. 8 Longjing, Yiqi Town, Tunxi District, Huangshan (黄山市屯溪区奕棋镇龙井8号)

    Huangshan Tunxi International Airport (also known as Tunxi Airport) is in Tunxi District, about 7 km away from downtown city and 66 km away from Yellow Mountain. As the main international airport serving Huangshan and surrounding tourist areas, it is one of the most important transfer spots to Yellow Mountain. 

    Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport 厦门高崎国际机场

    Address: Xiangyun Yi Road, Huli District, Xiamen City (厦门市湖里区翔云一路)

    Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport is located in Xiamen downtown, about 12~20 kilometers (half an hour or so by car) to those Xiamen ports to catch a ferry to Gulangyu Island. At the airport, you can ride a taxi to get around. In addition, there are also Airport Shuttle Buses for you to travel between the Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 of the airport and the ferry ports (like Lundu Port and Dongdu Port) and train stations (like Xiamen North Railway Station and Xiamen Railway Station), Xiamen University, etc.

    Huangshan to Xiamen Flight Huanshan Tunxi International Airport
    Huangshan to Xiamen Flight Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport

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    >> Huangshan to Xiamen Flight Schedule (Real-time)
    >> More Domestic & International Flights to Xiamen

    Transfer from Xiamen Airport to Nearby Attractions/Destinations

    After arrival at Xiamen Airport, you can transfer to Xiamen North Railway Station or Xiamen Train Station to take high speed trains to Nanjing, Wuyishan, Fuzhou, Quanzhou and other cities in Fujian, or take a private car, taxi, airport shuttle bus to travel around Xiamen downtown area, or transfer to ferry to get on Gulangyu Island.

    Most Popular Xiamen Tours:

    2 Days Xiamen City Tour with Gulangyu Island
    3 Days Xiamen City Leisure Tour with Hakka Tulou in Nanjing

    Huangshan to Xiamen Flight Click to Enlarge Location of Xiamen International Airport
  • Xiamen Airport - City Center: about 7 km, 15-20 minutes by taxi
  • Xiamen Airport - Xiamen Railway Station: about 9.5 km, 20 minutes by driving
  • Xiamen Airport - Xiamen North Railway Station: about 18 km, 25 minutes by private car
  • Xiamen Airport - Xiamen University: about 15 km, 20 minutes by car
  • Xiamen Airport - Gulangyu Island: about 11 km, 20 minutes by private car to Xiamen International Cruise Terminal, then take 20 minute ferry to get to Gulangyu Island
  • Xiamen Airport - Fujian Tulou in Nanjing: about 154 km, 2.5-3 hours by private driving
  • Xiamen Airport - Fujian Tulou in Yongding: about 164 km, 2.5-3 hours by car
  • China Train Travel Tips

    Class of Ticket

    You can usually choose from the First Class Seat, the Second Class Seat or Business Class Seat on the high speed trains. While, there are three types offered on the normal train, including Soft Sleeper, Hard Sleeper and Hard Seat. learn more >>

    Book, Collect, Alter and Cancel

    Foreign tourists can book train ticket online or via a ticket agency, or buy the tickets physically at the train station with your valid passport. Train ticket alteration and cancellation are only available at ticket counters. learn more >>

    Board & Get off

    1) Prepare your passport and China Visa; 2) Get to the right train station at least 30 mins in advance; 3) Collect your train ticket; 4) Read your train ticket; 5) Pass the security control; 6) Pass through Security & Luggage Checks; 7) Find the right waiting room; 8) Cross the ticket checking gate; 9) Get to the right platform; 10) Get on your train. learn more >>

    Baggage Allowance

    Passengers don’t need to check luggage separately. Each passenger is allowed to carry luggage in certain weight and volume, but without limitation of amount and types. learn more >>

    Facilities and Service

    All high speed trains in China are equipped with advanced facilities and good service, including luggage racks, air-conditioner, power socket, dining car, hot water, etc. learn more >>

    How to Plan a Huangshan Xiamen Tour

    A Huangshan Xiamen tour is usually made together with Fujian Tulou visit in Nanjing and Yongding, and generally takes 6 to 8 days with some wonderful destinations between and nearby them, such as Wuyi Mountain and Fuzhou.

    First, spend 2-3 days in Xiamen, use 1-2 days to visit Tianluokeng Tulou Cluster, Taxia Village, etc. to capture Hakka culture and architecture art of earth buildings. Next, take 2 hours’ drive back to Xiamen downtown, spend 1 day visiting Gulangyu Island - Garden on the Sea and Expo of World Architecture, South Putuo Temple and the most beautiful university in China - Xiamen University. And then, take a 4.5-5 hours high-speed train to Huangshan city.

    Huangshan Mountain (Yellow Mountain), a UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage Site, is widely believed to be the most beautiful mountain in China. Two days of hiking allows you to visit Yellow Mountain at a leisure pace. If you have more days for your vacation, you can take a half-day visit to Hongcun or Xidi to explore the unique Huizhou-style culture.

    6 Days Xiamen Nanjing Tulou & Yellow Mountain Amusing Tour
    5 Days Cultural Tour to Xiamen & Fujian Tulou
    3 Days Huangshan Classic Hiking Tour

    There are still many other splendid natural and cultural heritages worthy of your exploration, such as the graceful Wuyi Mountain and Colorful Mudflat in Xiapu, San Fang Qi Xiang in Fuzhou, etc. If you like, you can extend your Huangshan Xiamen UNESCO World Heritage explore trip longer to international metropolises like Shanghai and Hong Kong, idyllic Hangzhou and Putuo Mountain, etc.

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    Travel Huangshan & Xiamen with China Discovery

    China Discovery is an experienced, professional and reliable travel companion devoted to offering high-quality and the best tour services for all travelers to China. In order to have a hassle-free travel and focus on the trip itself, it’s highly recommended travelling with China Discovery. You can select from our most popular Xiamen tours, or contact our travel consultant to customize a special one based on your requirements. So, you can enjoy convenient airport pick-up and drop-off service and transportation to all scenic spots in a safe, clean, comfortable, air-conditioned and non-smoking vehicle. Also, we will arrange knowledgeable local tour guide, excellent accommodation and dining arrangements to ensure you rest well and get better understanding of Hakka, Minnan culture of Fujian.


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