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Train from Urumqi to Xian

In this page, we offer train from Urumqi to Xian including Urumqi to Xian train schedule and more details about that for your reference.

The first character of train number has special meanings.
G–High-Speed Train
C–Intercity EMU Train
D–Electric Multiple Units (EMU) Train
Z–Direct Express Train
T–Express Train
K–Fast Train
Four-digit Number Train - Regular Speed Train
L–Temporary Train

Departure Station: Urumqi Railway Station
Arrival Station: Xian Railway Station
Train No.
Departure Time
Arrival Time
Running Time
28 h 55 m
T54/T51 17:11 22:05 28 h 54 m
T36/T37 15:19 20:20 29 h 1 m
T198 (Fastest One) 19:00 00:18 28 h 18 m
K1352/K1353 20:50 06:47 33 h 57 m
K176 21:48 07:50 34 h 2 m
K596/K593 11:15 21:44 34 h 29 m
K544/K541 (Slowest One) 13:35 00:46 35 h 11 m
1086 21:22 07:26 34 h 4 m
1044 23:04 10:04 35 h
Attentions:Train Schedule of Urumqi to Xian is for your reference only. Please check the ticket information including the tickets fares at the railway station or by your TCT tour advisers separately.


Notes for Booking Train Tickets

1. Booking an original train is easier than booking a passing-by train. You can book a train ticket 10 days in advance at most.

2. Generally, the seats on the train in China have tow types including soft seat and hard seat. Also, there are two kinds of sleeper seats on China's trains which are hard sleeper seat and soft sleeper seat. Hard sleeper seats are divided into upper hard sleeper, middle hard sleeper and lower hard sleeper (lower hard sleeper is the best); while soft sleeper seats are divided into upper soft sleeper and lower soft sleeper (lower soft sleeper is better).
3. In China, taking a train is a comparative cheaper way to cut down the travel cost. While correspondingly, the comfortable level is lower than by air.
Luggage:you need to take the luggages by yourself and keep an eye of them on transporting time, no luggage-checking service on the train.
Carriage:it may be crowded when in the domestic travel seasons as well as summer holidays.



•Best Time to Visit Urumqi:
The best time to travel in Urumqi is in spring and autumn, especially May, August and September.
The temperature changes a lot in the day and night in Urumqi's summer; tourists should prepare your coat and thin sweater in case of need.

•Best Time to Visit Xian:
The best time to visit Xian is either spring or autumn, particularly in Apr, May, Oct, and Nov. During these months, Xian is neither cold nor hot with most find days without interruption of the typhoon.

•Try to Avoid domestic travel seasons
The most crowded seasons in China are Chinese Spring Festival (usually in late Jan or early Feb.), International Labour Day (May 01 to 03) and National Day (Oct 01-07). Spring Festival and the National Day golden week are the most crowded time for travelling.

Related Information

► More transportation information: Urumqi Transportation
► More travel information: Urumqi Travel Guide
Recommended China Tour to Urumqi: 6 Days Silk Road Experience Tour (Lanzhou-Jiayuguan Pass-Dunhuang-Turpan-Urumqi)