How to Get to Zayu County from Nyingchi City (Bayi District)

This article is about the transportation between Zayu County and Nyingchi City (Bayi District). Zayu is located in the southeast of the Tibetan Plateau, where the Himalayas and Hengduan Mountains meet. Because of its high in north and low in south, dense rivers and abundant rainfall, Zayu is also known as a “water village”. It is called “Xiaojiangnan of Tibet”. There are fertile plains, terraces, rice, vegetables, fruits and so on. At the end of the year, the climate is mild and the scenery is beautiful. Zayu  means “people’s residence” in Tibetan language.

How to Get to Zayu County from Nyingchi City (Bayi District)?

There are two ways to get to Zayu County from Nyingchi City which is by bus or by self-driving.

By Bus

Nyingchi Bus Station is the most important bus station in Nyingchi City. There are several buses departing from Nyingchi City to Zayu. The tickets cannot be bought online. Tourists can buy it in Nyingchi Bus Station in person.

Nyingchi Bus Station
Add: No. 359 Guangdong Road, Bayi District, Nyingchi City

By Private Car Rental

If you want to get there by self-driving, it is a better way to choose private car rental. The whole distance is more than 525 km with about 11 hours and 45 minutes journey. If you need to book please contact us. Email:; Tel: +86-871-63511469.


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