Zhangjiajie West Railway Station is located in Zhujiayu Village, Shati Township, Yongding District. It’s about 10 kilometers from the downtown area (People’s Square) and 23 kilometers away from Zhangjiajie National Forest Park .


Zhangjiajie National Forest Park

Having begun operation on December 26th, 2019, it is now the second-largest railway station in Hunan Province. The high-speed trains between Changsha and Zhangjiajie have been formally put into use, shortening the entire journey to just 3 hours.

With the development of railway construction and the increasing speed of high-speed trains, passengers from all around China can take high-speed trains to Zhangjiajie.

  • Name in Chinese: 张家界西站, Zhāngjiājiè Xī Zhàn 
  • Address: Zhujiayu Village Shati Township, Yongding District
  • Address in Chinese: 张家界市永定区沙堤乡朱家裕村
  • Station size: seven platforms, 17 lines

Zhangjiajie West Railway Station Map


Zhangjiajie West Railway Station Map

The Layout of Zhangjiajie West Railway Station


High-Speed Trains Between Changsha and Zhangjiajie

There are eight high-speed trains operating from Changsha Railway Station to Zhangjiajie West Railway Station daily. The journey takes about 3 hours and costs about 103 yuan for a hard sleeper ticket.

Train Schedules

We have provided the details for five high-speed trains from Changsha Railway Station to Zhangjiajie West Railway Station. You are welcome to use our China Train Booking app to check all the train schedules.

Route Departure and Arrival Time Train No.
Changsha Railway Station - Zhangjiajie West Station 06:28 – 09:34 C8030
11:17 – 14:41 C8052
14:15 – 17:15 C8042
18:44 – 22:09 C8050
20:40 – 23:40 C8034

Further reading: Other Trains to Zhangjiajie

Getting to Other Places from Beijing West Railway Station

To Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport, 40 Kilometers

Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport

Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport

>>> Bus 4

  1. Take bus 4 at Zhangjiajie West Railway Station and get off at Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport.
    The journey takes 1 hour 50 minutes and costs about 3 yuan.

>>> Taxi: The journey takes 35 minutes and costs about 37 yuan. 

To Zhangjiajie Railway Station, 30 Kilometers

>>> Bus 6/17

  1. Take bus 6/17 at Zhangjiajie West Railway Station and get off at Zhangjiajie Railway Station.
    The journey takes 46 minutes and costs about 1 yuan.

>>> Taxi: The journey takes 25 minutes and costs about 30 yuan.

To Zhangjiajie National Forest Park/Wulingyuan, 23 Kilometers

 Glass-Bottomed Bridge at Zhangjiajie

Glass-Bottomed Bridge at Zhangjiajie

>>> Bus
A bus service to Zhangjiajie National Forest Park is not available at present because public transportation around Zhangjiajie West Railway Station is not very developed..

>>> Taxi: The journey takes 40 minutes and costs about 45 yuan.  

Booking Your Train Ticket(s) to Zhangjiajie

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