The following are some details about Kashgar transportation that you can refer to during your Kashgar traveling.
How to Get to & Leave there
- Kashgar Airport
Located on No.473 Airport Road of Kashgar city, the airport is one of the biggest 4E-level airport branch in China. The airport provides flights to Islamabad of Pakistan and other places in China, such as Xi’an, Urumqi, Yinchuan, Beijing, Korla, Jinan, Hotan, Hangzhou, Chengdu, Shenzhen, etc.
- Shache Airport
Located in Zirepuxiati Town of Yarkant County, it is an important transportation hub of southern Xinjiang. So far, it offers flights to Urumqi, Korla, Kashgar and Kuqa County.
There are several railway stations spreading over different areas of Kashgur city.
- Kashgar Railway Station
Located in south of Leyuan Hotel of Kashgar, it is 1,445 miles away from Turpan Railway Station, 1,590 miles away from Urumqi Railway Station and 485 miles away from Hotan Railway Station. The station offers trains to Urumqi and Hotan each day.
- Shule Railway Station
Located in Horticultural Development Center, it is 14 miles away from Kashgar Railway Station and 471 miles away from Hotan Railway Station. The station offers trains to Urumqi and Hotan each day.
- Yecheng Railway Station
Located in northern suburb of Kargilik city, it is 246 miles away from Kashgar Railway Station and 239 miles away from Hotan Railway Station. The station offers trains to Urumqi and Hotan each day.
- Bachu Railway Station
Located in Baishitupu Town of Bahu county, it is 1,206 miles away from Turpan Railway Station and 240 miles away from Kashgar Railway Station. The station offers trains to Urumqi, Kashgar and Hotan each day.
- Shache Railway Station
Located in Yarkant County of Kashgar, it is 187 miles away from Kashgar Railway Station and 298 miles away from Hotan Railway Station. The station offers trains to Urumqi, Yining, Kashgar and Hotan each day.
- Zepu Railway Station
Located in Zepu County of Kashgar, the station offers trains to Hotan and Urumqi each day.
By Long-distance Bus
There are 2 long-distance bus stations in Kashgar: Kashgar International Coach Station and Kashgar Passenger Station. The highway system of Kashgar develops well, and the 12 counties (cities) can be reached by long-distance bus. Kashgar International Coach Station provides coaches to eastern areas and northern Xinjiang as well as surrounding counties.
- Kashgar International Coach Station
It is located on Airport Road. The station offers long-distance buses to Gilgit in Pakistan, Bishkek and Hoche of Kyrghyzstan. For domestic cities, people could take long-distance bus to reach places like Chongqing, Chengdu, Ili, Korla, etc.
- Kashgar Passenger Station
It is located on No.29 Tianan Road. The station offers long-distance buses to places around like Kargilik, Hotan, Tashkurghan, etc.
The price of taking bus there varies from 1 yuan to 2 yuan. There are lots of bus lines to different areas. At the railway station, you could take bus to downtown.
Usually, it takes you 5 yuan in urban areas and less than 10 yuan out of urban areas. To the airport, it takes you about 30 yuan.
The number for taxi hailing: 0998-2525951
The period from April to June is off sea and the time from July to October is peak season. The price varies according to the time the types of vehicles. The chartered vehicles there usually charged by counting mileage or days.