There are 8 ways to get from Fuzhou to Shantou by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Xiamen North  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Fuzhou to Xiamen North G1660 / ...
  2. Take the train from Xiamen North to Chaoshan G1601 / ...

$53 - $64

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Fuzhou South to Xiamen D6214
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shantou

$34 - $40

6 alternative options

Train China Railways D-Class  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Fuzhou South to Chaoshan D2328 / ...

$34 - $45

Train, bus via Xiamen North  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Fuzhou to Xiamen North G1660 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shantou

$46 - $53

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Fuzhou to Shantou 303 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Shantou  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Shantou (SWA) FOC - SWA

$128 - $708

Fly to Xiamen, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Xiamen (XMN) FOC - XMN
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shantou

$88 - $420

Fly to Meixian, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Meixian (MXZ) FOC - MXZ
  2. Take the bus from Meizhou Jiangnan bus station to Jieyang Chaoshan Airport

$222 - $1,223

What companies run services between Fuzhou, China and Shantou, China?

You can take a train from Fuzhou to Shantou via Fuzhou Railway Station, Fuzhou, Xiamen North, and Chaoshan in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, Shanghai Airlines, China Southern Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Fuzhou to Shantou hourly.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Jinan
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Tianjin
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Fuzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Shanghai Hongqiao, Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Tianjin
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Fuzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Shanghai Hongqiao, Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Hebei
Website
hbhk.com.cn
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Fuzhou to Meixian via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $3,000
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Beijing
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,300
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Fuzhou to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$20 - $24
1st Class Seat
$32 - $37
Business Class Seat
$65 - $75
Train from Xiamen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$18 - $22
1st Class Seat
$29 - $33
Business Class Seat
$55 - $70
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Fuzhou South to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$20 - $27
1st Class Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Fuzhou South to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $18
1st Class Seat
$15 - $23
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shantou
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Airport Express Line
Website
cs-airport.com
Bus from Meizhou Jiangnan bus station to Jieyang Chaoshan Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
cs-airport.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fuzhou and Shantou is 398 km. The road distance is 485 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fuzhou to Shantou is to train and bus which costs ¥210 - ¥260 and takes 7 h.

The quickest way to get from Fuzhou to Shantou is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs ¥330 - ¥410.

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Fuzhou to Shantou, including transfers.