Connecting Kunming and Yuxi, the Ku-Yu Railroad, which is the first local railroad built at local expenses in China, has become a new economic main line in Middle Yunan. Train No. K441 sets off Yuxi at 8:27 am, and arrives at Kunming at 10:44 am. Train No. K442 sets off Kunming at 5:52 pm and arrives at Yuxi at 7:58 pm. The price for the ticket is 17 yuan.
The highway network is Yuxi is composed of three levels of highways. The National Highways, Kunming -Yuxi Superhighway and Yuxi-Yuanjiang Superhighway, are arterial lines. The highways starting from Yuxi to all the counties, which all exceed second class are frameworks. And the roads leading to all the villages are branch lines.
Passenger Transportation Center: Located in the Shanhu Road Overpass, this station has bus lines to Kunming and other places in the Province. The air condition middle-sized bus costs 18.5 yuan per person. Iveco bus costs 20 yuan per person. Santana costs 40 yuan per person. Telephone: 0877-2022807.
West Bus Station: Located in the Qixing Street, the station has bus lines to Chengjiang, Jiangchuan, Yuanjiang, and other places inside the city. However, there are no bus lines to places out Yuxi. Telephone: 0877－2026592.
There are buses and taxis to the scenic spots in Yuxi. It is very convenient for the tourists.
The brands of taxis in Yuxi are Xiali and Santana. If you travel in the downtown area, the taxi fee is not counted according to the meter but charged 5 yuan without exception.
The bus lines in the city are also very convenient. The buses are self-service and cost 0.5 yuan per person.