Get to Chongqing

Travel TIPS:

  • If you are arriving in Chongqing on your cruise departing date, we suggest you book a flight arriving before 4:00 pm or a train arriving before 5:00 pm, as the usual cruise check-in time is 5:00 pm-7:00 pm, and the ship departs around 9:00 pm.

Chongqing evening view, Get to Chongqing

How to get to Chongqing for your 3 Nights downstream Yangtze River cruise? Chongqing is one of the four municipalities in China and with rather convenient transportations.

Get to Chongqing: By Air

Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport (IATA: CKG). It is served by international flights from Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Oceania, and North America. It also serves the most main domestic cities. The table below is the flights’ distances and durations to Chongqing from/to the most popular cities in China.

From/To Chongqing (CKG) Distance (est.) Flight Duration
Beijing (PEK) 1463km est. 2h40m
Shanghai (PVG) 1464km est. 3h
Shanghai (SHA) 1420km est. 3h
Guangzhou (CAN) 965km est. 2h20m
Shenzhen (SZX) 1062km est. 2h20m
Xi’an (XIY) 561km est. 1h20m
Hangzhou (HGH) 1331km est. 2h40m
Kunming (KMG) 650km est. 1h30m
Wuhan (WUH) 738km est. 1h30m
Hong Kong (HKG) 1097km est. 2h30m
Taipei (TPE) 1531km est. 3h25m

Get to Chongqing: By Train

Chongqing North Railway Station and Chongqing West Railway Station are served as the major high-speed train stations in Chongqing. Travelers can take G, D or C series trains from/to major cities in mainland China. For trains taking more than 6 hours, we may suggest you take a direct flight if available.

Train From/To Chongqing Train Distance Train Duration
Chengdu East est. 319km est. 1h30m-2h30m
Xi’an North est. 738km est. 5h-5h30m
Kunming South est. 810km est. 4h30m-5h20m
Guangzhou South est. 1201km est. 6h30m-8h
Wuhan est. 876km est. 7h-7h30m
Changsha South est. 1040km est. 5h30m-6h
Hangzhou East est. 1617km est. 10h30m-12h30m
Shanghai Hongqiao est. 1672km est. 11h30m-12h30m
Shenzhen North est. 2052km est. 11h50m
Beijing West est. 2078km est. 11h-12h