is a prefecture-level city in the northwestern part of Hunan province, China. There are many ways for you to get to Zhangjiajie, by air, train, or bus.
Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport (IATA: DYG，ICAO: ZGDY) is the only airport in the city. It is about 5 km away from the downtown and 30 km away from Wulingyuan Scenic Area. But the flights leaving for Zhangjiajie is quite limited. There are regular flights to Zhangjiajie from Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Xiamen, Xi’an, Chengdu, Shenyang, Qingdao, Nanjing, Tianjin, Chongqing, Changzhou and Changsha. If you travel to Zhangjiajie from other cities in China, you need to transfer your flight via the above places.
Flights between Zhangjiajie and Seoul, Busan are sometimes available
You can also take the train to Zhangjiajie from Beijing, Shanghai, Nanning, Liuzhou, Changsha, Shenzhen, Jieshou, Huaihua, Guangzhou, Zhaoqing, Taiyuan, Kunming, Jinan, etc. But train travel to Zhangjiajie usually takes a lot of time on the way.
How long is the train ride from Shanghai to Zhangjiajie?
It will take you about 21 hours to get to Zhangjiajie from Shanghai, via train.
How long is the train ride from Beijing to Zhangjiajie?
It will take you about 26 hours to get to Zhangjiajie from Beijing, via train.
A bus is available from Changsha, which is the nearest convenient city to travel to Zhangjiajie. It takes 4-5 hours from Zhangjiajie to Changsha. If from other cities, it is not recommended to travel by bus. If you do not want to take normal coach with other people, you can rent a coach with driver through a local travel agent.
The above are some common ways to get to Zhangjiajie. Hope it is clear and helpful.