Lhasa to Beijing Train
Recently, there is only one scheduled train from Lhasa to Beijing every day. The train No.22 (Lhasa - Beijing) departs from Lhasa Railway Station at 15:30 pm and arrives at Beijing West Railway Station at 08:20 am on the third day after nearly 40:50 hours. The whole journey covers 3,757km, of which 1,110 km are the world highest Qinghai-Tibet Railway.
Timetable of Tibet Train from Lhasa to Beijing (No.Z22)
|Lhasa||3,650 m||--||15:30||--||Day 1||--|
|Nagchu||4,500 m||19:05||19:09||4 min||Day 1||322 km|
|Golmud||2,780 m||05:47||06:12||25 min||Day 2||1,142 km|
|Delingha||2,980 m||08:40||08:42||2 min||Day 2||1,451 km|
|Xining||2,200 m||13:13||13:33||20 min||Day 2||1,972 km|
|Lanzhou||1,520 m||16:01||16:17||16 min||Day 2||2,188 km|
|Zhongwei||3,000 m||21:21||21:31||10 min||Day 2||2,494 km|
|Taiyuan||820 m||03:45||03:51||6 min||Day 3||3,241 km|
|Shijiazhuang||80 m||05:36||05:48||12 min||Day 3||3,466 km|
|West Beijing||44 m||08:20||--||--||Day 1||3,757 km|
Lhasa Beijing Train Ticket Price & Online Booking
|Train No.||From||To||Dep. / Arr.||Duration (km)||Stops||Duration|
|Z22||Lhasa||Beijing||15:30 / 08:20||3,757||10||40hr, 50min|
|Hard Seat||Hard Sleeper||Soft Sleeper||Booking|
- The ticket prices above are the net price without the Tibet Travel Permit fees. Since the demand of Beijing Lhasa train tickets always far exceeds the supply in peak season, tourists have to pay more than the net price to buy tickets. The actual price is subject to the market fluctuation.
- A small service fee will be charged for Ticket-Only service. No service charge on booking train tickets if you also book a Tibet tour package with us.
- Your submitted reservation is not an order but just an inquiry. The reservation need to be confirmed by Chinatibettrain.Com. An early reservation is recommended for the limited supply of Tibet train tickets.
Frequent Asked Questions about Lhasa to Beijing Train
1. Is it difficult to get train tickets of Lhasa train to Beijing?
It isn’t so difficult as to get a train ticket to Lhasa most of the time. If you want to experience a Lhasa express train journey and can’t get any train ticket from Beijing to Lhasa, you may try to take a flight to Lhasa and back to Beijing by train.
2. How much is the train ticket from Lhasa to Beijing? Is it cheaper than the ticket from Beijing to Lhasa?
The net prices of the train No.Z22(Lhasa to Beijing) and No.Z21(Beijing to Lhasa) are the same. Since it is more popular to get train to Tibet than from Tibet, tourist may have to pay more to get a ticket of train to Tibet for the limited supply of Tibet train tickets in peak season. Conversely, the trains from Tibet to Beijing and other parts of inland China becomes less popular, which makes it easier for tourists to book tickets and the train fare is also much cheaper. You can contact us for detailed information of the train cost depending on your exact travel date.
3. Is it possible to break the train journey from Lhasa to Beijing at some sites?
There are some stations in major cities and scenery platforms along the way from Lhasa to Beijing, but we do not advice you to get off the train for a long time in case you will miss the train.
The popular tourist destinations en route are Xining, Lanzhou and Xian. If you plan to visit any of them before arriving in Beijing, you can take a Tibet train from Lhasa Railway Station to the city at first, and then continue your journey to Beijing either by flight or train as you like.
Popular Beijing Tibet Tours by Train
9 Days Kathmandu-Lhasa-Beijing Tour by Tibet Train
Traveling from Kathmandu to Lhasa via Sakya, Shigatse and Gyantse ( without EBC, but it is also possible to see Mt. Everest on the way). After tour in Tibet, take a train to Beijing for your flight home.
6 Days Beijing to Lhasa Train Tour
Take an overnight train from Beijing to Lhasa via the world's highest railway to enjoy a classic Lhasa city tour.
10 Days Best of Tibet by Train from Beijing
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15 Days Tibet and Nepal tour from Beijing by Train
After two days of sightseeing in Beijing, you will take an overnight train to Xian for one day tour, and then ride the world's highest railway to Lhasa to explore the mysterious Tibetan culture and its fabulous landscape with trip to EBC.
Know before You Go
Beijing West Railway Station
Useful information about Beijing West Railway Station including the west train station ticket office, luggage storage and transfer to this station.
Lhasa Railway Station
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Tibet Train Tickets Class
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Tibet Travel Permit
Tibet Travel Permit is required to enter Tibet, while visiting to some restricted areas, Alien’s Travel Permit and Military Permit are also needed.
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Fare and Schedule
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