Chengdu Lhasa Train - Updated Route & Schedule

Chengdu, the hometown of Giant Pandas, manages one train to Tibet every other day. Train T22 departs from Chengdu Railway Station at 20:45 and arrives at Lhasa on the third day at 16:35 which will take 43 hours and 50 minutes.

And train T24 runs from Lhasa to Chengdu which departs from Lhasa at 10:00 and reaches Chengdu on the third day at 08:16.

Chengdu = Lhasa Train Route Map

Chengdu Lhasa Train Route Map

Chengdu Lhasa Train Schedule ( 2014 )

Train No.DestinationsDepartArrivalRun TimeDistanceHard SleeperSoft Sleeper
T22 Chengdu to Lhasa 20:45 15:40
(3rd day)
42h55m 3360km CNY 689 CNY 1101
T24 Lhasa to Chengdu 10:00 08:18
(3rd day)
Frequency: Depart every other day


  • The timetable above is just for reference.
  • We can NOT offer ticket-only service. According to the Tibet Government, foreign visitors must book a tour from a travel agency and obtain a Tibet Entry Permit before booking Tibet train ticket.
  • Tibet train tickets are quite popular and always sold out quickly, please make your enquiry at least 3-5 months before your departure date.
  • Because the hard and soft sleeper tickets from Chengdu to Lhasa are few and hard to get, we recommend you to take a flight to Xining, and then take train from Xining to Lhasa.

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