Changde is a city in Hunan.
Changde city proper, with a population of almost 500,000 is the largest city in the municipality of Changde (pop. 6 million).
The Shimen-Changsha Railway line runs through Changde. The train station is located in the north of the city.
National Highways 207 and 319 run through the city. Busses coming in from Changsha will drop travelers off at the northern terminal (just west of the train station).