You can take train from Chengdu North Railway Station to Mt. Qingcheng. There are 9 trains from Chengdu to Mt. Qingcheng with the first one starting at 6:53 and the last one at 21:03. For the return trip from Mt. Qingcheng to Chengdu, there are the same amount of trains each day with the first starting at 08:26 and the last at 22:05. The whole trip takes about 45 minutes. Ticket price is RMB15 for one way.Tickets can be booked online on the official website (Chinese) or at this website in English*:
Trains Chengdu to Qingcheng
Trains Qingcheng to Chengdu
*25% or $5 fee (including exchange rate difference, translation service and accident insurance).
Both foreigner and Chinese can book tickets online, at a booking office or at the station. All you need is a name and a passport number to book a ticket. When traveling, you need to show your passport. If you book your tickets online you need extra time (approximately 30-45 minutes) to pick them up at the ticket booking office. Only Chinese nationals can get them from the machines at the station. When you get at Mt. Qingcheng Railway Station, it is possible for you to take a local tricycle (5min), or a taxi (5min), or a walk (15min) to the community.