Yangshuo county can be reached by long distance bus from the central bus station in downtown guilin very close to the railway station. It is only an hour drive and there are many schedules per day. Tourist can also take the Li-river cruise to Yangshuo. It takes five hours cruising the world renowned Li-river from Zhu-jiang pier - 80 minutes drive from downtown Guilin. For convenient sake, tourist may purchase the ticket from hotel. Chinese lunch is served on board the cruise ship.
Yangshuo has no airport, the nearest airport is Liangjiang International airport in Guilin - 90 minutes drive away. There are aircon airport bus shuttle plying airport and Yangshuo departs almost every hour 8 times a day. Ticket cost is RMB-50.