There are 5 ways to get from Beijing to Guangdong by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao Station

$85 - $98

Cheapest option

Train China Railways D-Class  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing Station to Shanghai Beijing - Shanghai

$57 - $118

3 alternative options

Train via Nanjing South  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Beijing South to Nanjing South Beijing-Jiangshan
  2. Take the train from Nanjing South Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station

$102 - $118

Bus  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Shanghai

$57

Drive  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Beijing to Shanghai 755.5 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beijing to Guangdong is to bus which costs ¥396 and takes 20 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beijing to Guangdong is to train which costs ¥550 - ¥700 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Beijing and Guangdong is 1848 km. The road distance is 1208.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Beijing to Guangdong, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Beijing to Guangdong is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs ¥550 - ¥700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥396 and takes 20 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Beijing to Guangdong.
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  • Distance: 1155 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Beijing, China and Guangdong, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Beijing to Shanghai hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beijing to Shanghai via Jinan Bus Terminal, Shanghai, and Shanghai Railway in around 20 h 20 min.

Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Beijing South to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $100
1st Class Seat
$140 - $160
Business Class Seat
$260 - $310
Train from Beijing South to Nanjing South
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$75 - $90
1st Class Seat
$130 - $150
Business Class Seat
$240 - $290
Train from Nanjing South Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $27
1st Class Seat
$37 - $42
Business Class Seat
$70 - $85
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Beijing Station to Shanghai
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$55 - $75
1st Class Seat
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Jinan Bus Terminal
Website
0000369.cn
Bus from Beijing to Jinan Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
0000369.cn
Bus from Jinan Bus Terminal to Shanghai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
0000369.cn

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