Getting Zhangjiajie and away


Zhangjiajie Lotus Airport
Zhangjiajie Airport is about 5 km away from the downtown and 30 km away from Wulingyuan Scenic Area.
There are domestic flights available between Zhangjiajie and other cities, such as Changsha, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou etc. Flights between Zhangjiajie and Seoul, Busan are also available.
Zhangjiajie Airport

Airport information
Official Website: (Chinese)
Airport inquiry: 0744-8238294/8238417
Airport ticket office: 0744-8238293
Airport flight inquiry: 0744-8220128/8227493
Airport transportation
From the airport to the downtown
Airport bus: from the airport to the Airport Hotel in downtown CNY5
Public bus: No.4 Bus CNY 1 running hours:8:00-18:00
Running hours: 8:00-18:00
Taxi daytime:about CNY15-20 night: about CNY30
From the airport to Wulingyuan Scenic Area
Taxi: about CNY100

Train is available in Zhangjiajie from other cities in China. Zhangjiajie Train Station is located in the downtown. Bus No.1,6 are available. There are 7 trains available from Changsha to Zhangjiajie. Click here for more train information.
Inquiry: 0744-8512112

Luggage consignmnet
There are luggage consignment counter outside the train station. They can take your luggage to the hotel in Wulingyuan scenic area. CNY20 per case. You can also ask your hotel if they have a luggage consignment service.

Long-distance bus

Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station is located adjacent to Zhangjiajie Train Station. No.1, 6 Bus are available. All the long-distance buses depart from Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station, including buses to other cities, such as Wuhan, Wenzhou, Changde, Shanghai and etc. or counties and tourist sites around Zhangjiajie.

Buses from other places to Zhangjiajie

Changsha to Zhangjiajie
Depart from Changsha West Bus Station(100m left of Changsha Train Station)
Departure Interval 30min
Ticket fare CNY100-120
Duration 4h

Fenghuang( Phoenix Ancient Town) to Zhangjiajie
Fenghuang North Bus Station to Zhangjiajie Central Bus station
Ticket fare CNY65
Duration 4h

Wulingyuan Scenic Area to Fenghuang
Depart at 7:50
Ticket fare CNY72

Buses from Zhangjiajie to other places

Arrival cities Departure time Ticket fare(CNY) KM
Changde South 6:30 59 200
Jishou 7:00-18:00 (interval: 1h) 45 160
Fenghuang 8:00,9:00,12:30,14:30,15:30,16:30 65 200
Changsha 7:30-19:00 (interval: 30min) 94/104 390
Wuhan 8:30,17:30,18:00 135/155 550


Zhangjiajie local transportation

Buses from the bus station to Wulingyuan Scenic Area

To forest park ticket office 35-40min CNY12  Departure interval 10min
To Wulingyuan ticket office 45-50min CNY12  Depart interval 10min
To Suoxiyu 1h CNY12   Depart interval 10min
To Tianzi Mountain duration 1.5h interval 1h CNY15
To Sangzhi(桑植) CNY18
No vehicles are allowed to enter the Scenic Area. All the tourists have to take the tourist bus(included in the ticket) to get into the scenic area. Private vehicles have to park outside the ticket offices.

Public bus

No.1-10 bus
Running hours: about 6:00-20:30 may change according to different seasons
Ticket fare CNY1


Daytime: Initiate rate CNY5 for the first 1.6km. CNY1.6 per km after 1.6km. CNY3.2km after 10km
Night 22:00-7:00 30% service fee Initiate rate CNY6
Waiting over 2min CNY0.8 per minute
Taxi from downtown to Wulingyuan Scenic Area about CNY100

This Post Has 6 Comments

  1. Pasit

    I’d like to know the bus schedule from Fenghuang to Changsha west bus station.

  2. graceli

    You’d better consult the bus station when you arrive at Fenghuang. The bus schedule may change from time to time.

  3. Liu T. Ming

    Please, are there flights to Zhangjiajie departing from Hangzhou?
    Thanks, Liu6

  4. graceli

    There are only one or two flights available from Hangzhou to Zhangjiajie. You may book flight tickets from our website. You can also transfer from Hangzhou to Shanghai and take a flight from Shanghai to Zhangjiajie.

  5. Louie

    Does the Zhangjiajie bus go to Chongqing? If so, how long does it take? Where can I find the train schedule?

    Thank you

  6. graceli

    There are long distance bus available from Zhangjiajie Central Bus Station to Chongqing, departing at 10:45 and 11:00. It takes about 8 hours.

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