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Guilin, nestled in southern China's Guangxi province, is an international tourism city known for fantastic water landscape as well as rustic village Yangshuo. The city possesses independent international airport as well as railway stations serving for millions of travelers rushing to idyllic spots of the land.
Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (IATA Code: KWL) is located in Liangjiang Town, Lingui District, 28 km away from city center. And the airport shuttle buses make it convenient to transfer between airport and downtown, traffic center, as well as hot spots.
Currently, the airport has opened more than 60 air routes, connecting with major cities home and domestic. Meanwhile, the 72-hour Visa Free International Transit Policy of airport in Guilin covers 51 oversea countries, including France, Germany, Spain, UK, America, Canada, Australia, Japan, etc.
Information of Direct Flight
Airport Shuttle Bus
Guilin now has three railway stations in operation, time honored Guilin Railway Station with central location, Guilinbei Railway Station running frequent common trains and G-trains/D-trains, newly-built Guilinxi Railway Station focused on high speed trains of Guiyang - Guangzhou Line. And the most popular destination Yangshuo could also be reached by taking a twenty-minute D-train in Guilinxi Railway Station.
a.Guilin Railway Station
Location: N0.39, South Zhongshan Rd., Xiangshan District
Focus: D-train & G-train to Beijing, Xian, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Kunming, etc.
Traffic: City Bus No.3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 16, 19, 88, 91 ...
b.Guilinbei Railway Station
Location: Beichen Rd., Diecai District
Focus: common trains as well as high speed trains to major cities in Guizhou, Guangdong, Hu'nan, etc.
Traffic: City Bus No,1, 32, 83, 100, 211, 302 ...
c.Guilinxi Railway Station
Location: Dingjiang Town, Lingchuan County; 11.8 km from city center
Focus: D-train to Yangshuo, Guangzhou, Guiyang (with stopover in Congjiang, Rongjiang, Longdongbao)
Traffic: City Bus No. 22, 303
a.Cruise to Yangshuo
Tour boat of Li River Cruise is a unique traffic means for you transferring from Guilin to Yangshuo, where you will be attracted by natural ambiance of countryside and peaceful local life. And the cruise itself is a fabulous experience for picturesque lake views and scenic spots all way along. Mopanshan Passenger Transport Dock and Zhujiang Pier are two primary docks of cruise routes.
b.City Bus around Main Attractions
The base fare (0 - 2km) is CNY9 and extra distance beyond 2km is charged for CNY1.9/km. It is convenient to hail a taxi to anywhere you want except for rush hours or rainy days. Here are reference price for some popular routes by a taxi:
Airport - Downtown (CNY 100 - 120); City Center - Zhujiang Pier (about CNY 100); Guilinbei Railway Station - Downtown (CNY 130 - 150).
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