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Tibet Train Map

As the highest railway in the world, Qinghai Tibet railway was opened in 2016. The construction of Qinghai Tibet train stands for the possibility of traveling to Tibet by train. This is the first Tibet train which connects Lhasa-the capital of Tibet with Xining- the capital city of Qinghai province. This railway was extended to Shigatse from Lhasa, and it was opened on August 2014. With the increasing number of travelers, Qinghai Tibet Railway will be extended to some remote areas such as Nyingchi, Bangledash, India, and Nepal, which not only can improve the development of Tibet tours, but also can benefit travelers from other countries.

Qinghai Tibet Railway has connected nine Chinese cities with Lhasa, including Xining, Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Lanzhou, Xian, and Golmud.

Here are some details about Tibet train map in China.

Xining Lhasa Train Map

As the fastest and most convenient railway to Lhasa, Xining Lhasa train boasts of the numerous and charming Tibetan attractions such as Jinyintan Prairie, Qinghai Lake, Qarhan Salt Lake, Kunlun Mountains, Hoh Xil, Tanggula Mountains, Nakchu, etc. It is also the busiest gateway from China to Tibet because many trains will stop at Xining train station. What’s more, the number of the train ticket to Tibet has more in Xining than other Chinese gateways such as Beijing or Shanghai.

Beijing Lhasa Train Map

If you travel to Tibet from Beijing by train, you can take the Train Z21. The train leaves from Beijing at 20:10, then arrive at Lhasa Railway Station at 13:03 on the third day. You must arrive at Beijing West Railway Station in advance because you need time to check through. It will take travelers more than forty hours to finish the whole train journey. When you come back to Beijing from Lhasa, you will take Train No.Z22 at 15:30. You will arrive in Beijing at 8:20 on the third day. The duration time is about forty-one hours.

Shanghai Lhasa Train Map

The whole distance from Shanghai to Lhasa is about four thousand three hundred and seventy-three kilometers. The train leaves from Shanghai at 19:16, then arrive at Lhasa Railway Station at 19:40 on the third day.

Chengdu Lhasa Train Map

Chengdu is a popular city among foreigners because of its ancient history and delicious food. Every year, a lot of travelers will travel to Tibet via Chengdu. It’s very convenient for you to get to Tibet from Chengdu by air or train. The train is available every other day. You can take the direct train at Chengdu Railway Station, and you will spend three days on the train.

Guangzhou Lhasa Train Map

The whole railway distance from Guangzhou to Lhasa is about four thousand nine hundred and ninety kilometers. The distance is the longest among those railways. Compared with fights from Guangzhou to Lhasa, taking a train will take more time but the price will be reduced much.

Chongqing Lhasa Train Map

The whole distance between Chongqing and Lhasa is about three thousand six hundred and fifty-four kilometers. The train runs every other day. You can take the train at Chongqing Railway Station.