Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Travel Maps
Chengdu is always the most popular destination to start a Jiuzhaigou tour among travelers from both home and abroad. In order to help you arrange a successful trip to Jiuzhaigou from Chengdu, we freshly made a collection of Jiuzhaigou travel maps. Our updated Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou travel maps include where Jiuzhaigou is localed on a map, the road ways from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou, the Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou flight map, and even the sketch map of the future high-speed rail between Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou that will be opened in 2019.
To give you the most updated and correct travel information to Jiuzhaigou, we will keep updating the available maps of Jiuzhaigou and provide more Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou travel information.
Where is Jiuzhaigou
Located in the Aba Autonomous Prefecture, about 430km north from Chengdu city, Jiuzhaigou Valley is one of the top attractions in Sichuan province. The Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area is 42 km away from Jiuzhaigou County, 88km north to Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport in Songpan, and 128 km north to Huanglong National Park. It is located at the southeast edge of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, and the major population is the Tibetan and the Qiang people.
Jiuzhaigou Location Map
The Distance between Jiuzhaigou and Chengdu
The road distance between Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou is about 430km, which takes about 8 to 10 hours by car. The flying distance between Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou is about 240km, which takes about 60min by air. However, the Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport is 88km away from Jiuzhaigou Valley National Park, so for tourists who take a flight to Jiuzhaigou, it will cost one more hour from the airport to Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area.
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou travel map
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Road Map
Generally speaking, there are two driving routes from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou. One is the most popular route from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou via Dujiangyan, Wenchuan and Songpan. The other is the east route from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou via Guanghan, Mianyang and Pingwu. The popular west line is chosen by most self-driving tourists and the public tourist buses from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou, while the east route are often chosen by tourists staring their Jiuzhaigou tour from the east and north of Sichuan province.
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Route Map
The east route and west route forms the famous Jiuhuang circle as a round trip from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou and back to Chengdu. Also, there is another circle way from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou and extends to the northern grassland till Langmusi at the border of Sichuan province and Gansu province and finally goes south back to Chengdu city via Hongyuan and Lixian. It is recommended to take this Jiuzhaigou and Northen Sichuan grassland tour in summer, for it is the best time to enjoy the endless grassland with colorful wild flowers.
Colorful wild flowers along the way
Chengdu Bus Stations Map
In Chengdu, there are two Bus Stations that offer public tourists bus from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou every day.
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou bus station map
Xinnanmen Bus Station, located on No.57, Linjiang Road of Wuhou District, is the closest bus station to downtown area offering tourist buses to Jiuzhaigou. It is convenient for you to take a taxi or a bus to Xinnanmen Bus Station. Or, you can take Metro Line 3 and get off at Xinnanmen station. The bus station is within walking distance to the subway station.
Chengdu Xinnanmen Bus Station Map
Every day, there are four buses from Xinnanmen Bus Station. Two of them arrive at the Goukou Station of Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area, while other two buses will go further to Jiuzhaigou County.
Goukou Station of Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area
Chadianzi Bus Station, located at the Side Road of West 3rd Ring Road 5th Section, is another bus station in Chengdu that provides daily tourist buses to Jiuzhaigou. Located at the west side of Chengdu city, Chadianzi Bus Station is next to the Chadianzi subway station on Metro Line 2. Also, there are many buses to Chadianzi Bus Station.
Chengdu Chadianzi Bus Station Map
There are two buses from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou every day. But all of them are arrive at Jiuzhaigou County, not the entrance of Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area.
Jiuzhaigou bus station in Jiuzhaigou County
Though the bus tickets can be booked online, the official site is only in Chinese. If you need help to book the bus ticket to Jiuzhaigou, please feel free to contact us. We can help you arrange your bus ticket to and from Jiuzhaigou.
Jiuzhaigou Bus Station Map
In fact, there are two bus stations near Jiuzhaigou Valley, namely Jiuzhaigou Goukou Bus Station and Jiuzhaigou Bus Station. The Goukou Bus Station, also known as Jiutong Scenic Spot Bus Station, is located just 800m away from the entrance of Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve. The buses from Chengdu Xinnanmen Bus Station all stop at this station, which is served as the tourist passenger transportation center. The other bus station, call Jiuzhaigou Bus Station, is just located in Jiuzhaigou County. It is mainly uses by the local people.
It is suggested to buy the ticket of the bus to Jiuzhaigou Goukou Bus Station. When you book the bus ticket in Chengdu, please double check which station you will arrive at.
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Flight Map
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Flight Map
Chengdu is the city which has the most frequent flights to Jiuzhaigou. Every day, there are at least two non-stop flights from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport to Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport. In peak season, there are more flights to Jiuzhaigou from Chengdu. The flying distance between Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport and Jiuhuang Airport is about 240km, which takes about 65 to 75min by air.
Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport Map
Jiuzhaigou Airport Location Map
Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport is the nearest airport to Jiuzhaigou Nature reserve. Located in Songpan County, Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport is the first airport in this area.
Due to the high altitude of Jiuzhuang Airport (at 3,447m), the weather is quite changeable. Sometimes the flights may be delayed or canceled according to the bad weather.
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Railway Map
Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Railway Map
It is good news that there will be a high speed train connecting Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou in 2019. The Chengdu-Lanzhou high-speed rail, from Chengdu to Lanzhou via Jiuzhaigou, will offer the most convenient way to get to Jiuzhaigou by bullet train from both Chengdu and Lanzhou in just 2 hours.
The railway from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou will cover a number of attractions in Sichuan, such as Sanxingdui in Guanghan, a Giant Panda habitat in Qianfoshan Nature Reserve, Songpan Ancient Town and Jiuzhaigou valley.
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