Bus in Golmud

Golmud Long-distance Bus Station

There are buses to a number of destinations in Qīnghǎi and neighbouring provinces from Golmud’s main bus station, opposite the train station. Destinations include Dūnhuáng (¥115, 10 hours, 9am & 11am), Huātǔgōu …
Train in Golmud

Golmud Railway Station

Trains to Lhasa (hard sleeper ¥375, 14 hours) depart from Golmud Railway Station late in the evening or past midnight; you’ll need your Tibet permit to be in order to board. Trains also go to Xīníng (hard sleeper ¥2…