There are 7 ways to get from Foshan to Sanya by bus, plane, train, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Foshan to Guangzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Sanya (SYX) CAN - SYX

$108 - $558

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Train  •  19 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou Station to Haikou
  2. Take the train from Haikou to Sanya Airport Haikou-Sanya 2

$31 - $50

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Bus, train to Shenzhen, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Foshan to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  3. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Sanya (SYX) SZX - SYX

$101 - $356

Bus China Bus Guide  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Hainan Sanya Guangsan

$39 - $40

Train via Maoming  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Maoming
  2. Take the train from Maoming to Haikou
  3. Take the train from Haikou to Yalongwan

$42 - $57

Bus Trip 8080  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Foshan to Qionghai
  2. Take the bus from Qionghai to Sanya

$63

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Foshan to Hai'an Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
  3. Drive from Haikou Port to Sanya

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Foshan to Sanya. However, there are services departing from Foshan and arriving at Hainan Sanya via Guangzhou Provincial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 21 min.

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The distance between Foshan and Sanya is 652 km.

The best way to get from Foshan to Sanya without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Foshan to Sanya, including transfers.

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Foshan to Sanya bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Guangzhou Provincial station.

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The best way to get from Foshan to Sanya is to bus which takes 11 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Sanya Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Foshan to Sanya bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Hainan Sanya station.

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Hainan and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Sanya Airport.

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There are 563+ hotels available in Sanya. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Foshan to Sanya.
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  • Distance: 407.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Foshan, China and Sanya, China?

China Bus Guide operates a bus from Foshan to Sanya twice daily. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 10 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Foshan to Sanya via Guangzhou South, Guangzhou South, Maoming, Haikou, Yalongwan, and Yalong Bay Train Station in around 13 h 5 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Maoming
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $21
1st Class Seat
$20 - $29
Train from Haikou to Yalongwan
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $26
Train from Haikou to Sanya Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $23
1st Class Seat
$21 - $35
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Maoming to Haikou
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $28
Soft Sleeper
$23 - $30
Train from Guangzhou Station to Haikou
Ave. Duration
12 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Foshan to Guangzhou Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Foshan to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Hainan Sanya
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Trip 8080
Website
qionghai.trip8080.com
Bus from Foshan to Qionghai
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
qionghai.trip8080.com
Bus from Qionghai to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
qionghai.trip8080.com
Ferry operators
Hainan Harbor & Shipping Holdings
Website
hngh.com.cn
Car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hngh.com.cn

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