Tibet Train and Lhasa Railway
Riding a Tibet train to Lhasa has become a rather good choice of travelling to Tibet with the completion of the world's highest railway, the Qinghai-Tibet Railway which is also the only railway to Lhasa at present. Taking a train to Tibet is even the top choice for many foreign tourists to Tibet for a Tibet train tour is really so impressive both because of the breathtaking scenery along the Qinghai-Tibet Railway and the railway itself, the blue sky and white clouds, the grasslands with flocks and herds, snow-covered mountains, source of Yangtze River, Hohxil Natural Reserve, etc. Of course, enjoying the high-quality services on the best train in China is also a wonderful experience of travelling to Tibet by train.
The Qinghai-Tibet Railway, as the only railway that links Lhasa railway station to the existing rail network of mainland China, is always busy throughout the year. On one hand, the scenery along the railway deserves our time. On the other hand, the Qinghai-Tibet Railway itself is a man-made world wonder. The Tibet Railway creates many world’s firsts: the world’s highest railway, the world’s highest railway station, the world’s longest track on frozen earth, etc.
Besides, it is also relatively cheap and convenient to take a train to Lhasa from other inland cities of China. At present, there are direct trains to Tibet from Xining, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Chongqing and Lanzhou. Many trains to Tibet beginning from other cities will pass by Xining, Xian, Lanzhou or Golmud. Therefore, not surprisingly, Qinghai-Tibet Railway is so attractive for both domestic and foreign tourists to Tibet.
The popularity of Tibet train tour results in a huge demand for Tibet train tickets among tourists. It is very hard for individual travelers to obtain a train ticket to Tibet in the peak season of Tibet tourism. Tibet Travel Org has a big annual book from the train ticket office and can help travelers book Tibet train tickets easier. Still, it is quite difficult to guarantee the first-class soft sleeper berth ticket from Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu. As Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu are usually the first stop of many foreigners to China and also popular gateway city to Tibet, it might be difficult to get a Tibet train ticket at these cities. Tourists to Tibet can fly to Xining to take a train to Lhasa.
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Trains to Tibet from Cities of China Mainland (2016 & 2017)
Find out the best Tibet train tour route for you:
- Beijing to Lhasa Train
- Shanghai to Lhasa Train
- Chengdu to Lhasa Train
- Xining to Lhasa Train
- Guangzhou to Lhasa Train
- Chongqing to Lhasa Train
- Xi'an to Lhasa Train
- Lanzhou to Lhasa Train
- Hong Kong to Lhasa Train
- Golmud to Lhasa Train
- Lhasa to Shigatse Train
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Most Popular Tibet Train Tour Itinerary Samples
The best places to start a Qinghai-Tibet train journey are from Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Xining or Guangzhou. We picked out the HOT 5 Tibet train itineraries as following. Select your favorite, check more Tibet train tours or just tell us your trip plan.
10 Days Xining and Tibet Natural Scenery Tour by Train
Route: Xining-Qinghai Lake-Lhasa-Namtso-Shigatse-Mt.Everest TourView Details
14 Days Mt. Everest Adventure Tour from Beijing by Train
Route: Beijing-Lhasa-Namtso Lake-Shigatse-Everest Base Camp-LhasaView Details
Tibet Train Facilities & FAQs
Videos of Tibet Train Experience
Qinghai-Tibet Railway Scenery Video
Video about dining on Tibet train
Video about how to use the oxygen outlet on Tibet train
Bathroom Sink on Tibet Train
Bathroom on Tibet train
What it looks like on soft sleeper
What to bring with when taking a Tibet train journey
How to sort out your luggage on Tibet train
Lhasa train station & our pick-up service