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Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan | Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie is famous for exquisite forests, odd-shaped peaks and rocks. While Fanjingshan is well-known with peculiar rocks and profound Buddhism. Many travellers would travel from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan, others may also want to travel from Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie.

Fanjingshan, located at Jiangkou County of Tongren City, has no railway station or airport. The nearest train station and airport are in Tongren City. Zhangjiajie is situated in the northwest of Hunan Province, which is about 61 km northeast of Tongren City. If you want to go to Fanjingshan from Zhangjiajie, then you need to go to Tongren City first, and then transfer to Fanjingshan. When you go to Zhangjiajie from Fanjingshan, you also need to transfer via Tongren.

This guide article will show you How to Travel from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan & How to Travel from Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie.

How to Get from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan

As for how to travel from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan, you need to know that there is no direct flight or direct long distance bus from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan or Tongren. There is only direct overnight train departs from Zhangjiajie to Tongren. Furthermore, there are public buses operating between Zhangjiajie and Fenghuang, and Fenghuang and Tongren.

Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan

Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan Map

Top1 Solution: Travel from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan via Fenghuang Ancient Town

Many travellers who go to Zhangjiajie would also choose to visit Fenghuang Ancient Town, the most beautiful ancient town in China. Meanwhile, Fenghuang Ancient Town is on the way to Fanjingshan from Zhangjiajie. Therefore, most travellers would combine Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan tour with Fenghuang Ancient Town and they would travel like this: Zhangjiajie - Fenghuang - Fanjingshan.

Fenghuang is in the about 200 km southwest of Zhangjiajie. Fanjingshan is located at about 120 km southwest of Fenghuang.

If you choose to travel from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan via Fenghuang, then you could either take licensed private car of China Discovery or take the public bus.

Travel with China Discovery's Zhangjiajie Fenghuang Fanjingshan Tour - Strongly Recommended

From -to: Anywhere in Zhangjiajie - Fenghuang - Fanjingshan

To travel in Zhangjiajie and Fanjingshan and transfer between the two places without any worry about the transportation, you can travel with us - taking the licensed private car of China Discovery usually with an experienced guide. They will escort you along the trip. Also, on the way to Fanjingshan, we will visit Fenghuang Ancient Town. Along the trip, our private consultant would well arrange every step to provide you a worry-free trip concerning your own interests, time and any other demands. You could pay more attention to the wonderful highlights on the way. If you are interested, please feel free to ask our professional travel expert for details.

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By Public Bus If You Travel Independently

If you want to take a public bus, you need to transfer via Fenghuang and Tongren, which may be a little complicated. This way is most chosen by independent travellers. If you are in Zhangjiajie city, then you can choose to take bus from the Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station, and you could take bus from Wulingyuan Bus Station if you are in Wulingyuan Scenic Area. The distance between Fenghuang Bus Station and Fenghuang Ancient Town is about 3 km by car, and you could easily take bus or taxi. Check for more about How to Get from Zhangjiajie to Fenghuang / Fenghuang to Zhangjiajie >>

Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan | Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station
(张家界中心汽车站)

Zhangjiajie to Fenghuang | Fenghuang to Tongren Bus

From To Frequency Duration Ticket Price
Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station
(张家界中心汽车站)

Address: Guanli Road, Yongding District, Zhangjiajie City (张家界市永定区官黎路)
Fenghuang Bus Station
(凤凰汽车站)

Address: No.1 Fenghuang North Road, Fenghuang Town, Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture (凤凰北路1号)
5 regular coaches About 3~3.5 hrs About ¥ 80
Wulingyuan Bus Station
(武陵源汽车站)

Address: Opposite to Santo Domingo International Hotel, Guihua Road, Wulingyuan Town, Zhangjiajie City (张家界市武陵源区桂花路圣多明歌国际大酒店对面)
2 long distance coaches About 3.5~4 hrs About ¥ 105
Fenghuang Bus Station
(凤凰汽车站)
Tongren Tourism Passenger Station
(铜仁旅游客运站)

Address: Qingshui Road, Bijiang District, Tongren City, Guizhou Province (贵州省铜仁市碧江区清水大道)
Only one daily bus
(Unfixed Time)
About 2 hrs About ¥ 25

Note: The information above may change according to the real situation. For the latest information, please feel free to contact us. Otherwise, you could also travel with China Discovery from Zhangjiajie to Fenghuang.

How to Transfer from Tongren Tourism Passenger Station to Fanjingshan

The distance between Tongren Tourism Passenger Station and Fanjingshan Tourist Center is just about 70 km by car, and it will take about 1.5 hrs. You could take direct bus, taxi, or transfer via Jiangkou County to Fanjingshan Tourist Center from Tongren Tourism Passenger Station. Check for more details at How to Get to Fanjingshan from Tongren >>

Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan | Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie Fenghuang Bus Station
(凤凰汽车站)

Option 2: By Overnight Train & Not Recommended

If you want to take a train, then you could take a direct normal train from Zhangjiajie to Tongren without Fenghuang, and then transfer to Fanjingshan by bus or taxi. However, there is only one direct overnight train from Zhangjiajie to Fenghuang (K9065: 03:56 ~ 10:50) which may be too late to take, thus it's not recommended to do so. Otherwise, you could transfer via Huaihua and you will need about 5.5 hrs from Zhangjiajie Railway Station to Tongren Railway Station, but you will also arrive late at Tongren Railway Station.

Check for more about Zhangjiajie to Tongren Train Schedule & Ticket >> | Zhangjiajie to Huaihua Train Schedule & Ticket >> | Huaihua to Tongren Train Schedule & Ticket >>

Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan | Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie Zhangjiajie Railway Station
(张家界火车站)

How to Get from Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie

As for how to travel from Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie, you need to know that there is no direct flight or direct long distance bus from Fanjingshan or Tongren to Zhangjiajie. There is only direct normal train departs from Tongren to Zhangjiajie. Furthermore, there are public buses you can take from Tongren to Zhangjiajie via transferring at Fenghuang.

Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie

Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie Map

By Tongren to Zhangjiajie Direct Train - Most Popular

When you get to Zhangjiajie from Fanjingshan, it is highly recommended to take the direct train from Tongren Railway Station to Zhangjiajie Railway Station (K9063: 12:00~16:55). The direct train will take about 5 hrs. Check for more about Tongren to Zhangjiajie Train Schedule & Ticket >>

Other Useful Link: Zhangjiajie Railway Station to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park Transportation >>

By Public Bus Via Fenghuang - Inconvenient & Complicated

You could also take bus from Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie via transferring at Fenghuang. You need to go to Tongren from Fanjingshan firstly, and then take bus form Tongren to Fenghuang. After arrving at Fenghuang, you need to transfer to Zhangjiajie.

Tongren to Fenghuang | Fenghuang to Zhangjiajie Bus

From To Frequency Duration Ticket Price
Tongren Tourism Passenger Station
(铜仁旅游客运站)
Fenghuang Bus Station
(凤凰汽车站)
5 Daily Buses About 1.5 hrs About ¥ 22
Fenghuang Bus Station
(凤凰汽车站)
Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station
(张家界中心汽车站)
6 regular coaches About 3~3.5 hrs About ¥ 80
Wulingyuan Bus Station
(武陵源汽车站)
2 long distance coaches About 3.5~4 hrs About ¥ 100

Note: The information above may change according to the real situation. For the latest information, please feel free to contact us.

How to Plan a Zhangjiajie (Fenghuang) Fanjingshan Tour

Many travellers would travel from Zhangjiajie to Fanjingshan, and Fenghuang will be added to their trip to form a 7 days'tour. On the first day, they will arrive at Zhangjiajie. Then they will visit Yuanjiajie and Tianzi Mountain on the second day. Yellow Dragon Cave and Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon in Zhangjiajie can be combined in one day. On the fourth day, after touring Tianmen Mountain, they will go to Fenghuang. On the fifth day, they will enjoy the peace of Fenghuang Ancient Town and then go to Jiangkou County. On the sixth day, they will spend a full day to explore the incredible Fanjingshan. The seventy day will be time to say good bye and leave for the next destination.

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Some other travellers may also want to travel from Fanjingshan to Zhangjiajie. Then they could have a 5 days' tour. On the first day, you will arrive at Fanjingshan. You will enjoy the beauty of Fanjingshan on the second day. On the third day, you will take train to Zhangjiajie. Then the following two days will be your Zhangjiajie exploration tour, because you will visit Zhangjiajie National Forest Park & Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge, and Yuanjiajie & Tianzi Mountain. After that, you will leave for your next destination.

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Zhangjiajie National Forest Park

Zhangjiajie National Forest Park

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