There are 6 ways to get from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen by plane, subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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

Fly  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Hong Kong (HKG) CAN - HKG

$149 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus via Huajindun Hotel  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Huajindun Hotel 4
  2. Take the bus from Guangzhou Dongpu to Shenzhen Luohu

$14

4 alternative options

Line 3 Guangzhou Metro, line 2 subway, train, line 4 subway  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 3 Guangzhou Metro from Guangzhou Airport South to Jiahewanggang 3
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Jiahewanggang to Guangzhou South 2
  3. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station G75 / ...
  4. Take the line 4 subway from Shenzhen North to Civic Centre 4

$14 - $23

Bus CTS - China Travel Tours  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangzhou Airport to Panyu Hotel
  2. Take the bus from Panyu Hotel to Shenzhen Bay Port

$34 - $47

Taxi  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen 99.2 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen 99.2 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The distance between Guangzhou Airport (CAN) and Shenzhen is 122 km. The road distance is 159 km.

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen is to bus which costs ¥88 and takes 2 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen is to taxi which takes 1 h 47 min and costs ¥460 - ¥550.

No, there is no direct bus from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen. However, there are services departing from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport and arriving at Shenzhen Luohu via Guangzhou Dongpu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen, including transfers.

What companies run services between Guangzhou Airport (CAN), China and Shenzhen, China?

Cathay Dragon and China Southern Airlines fly from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen via Huajindun Hotel and Guangzhou Dongpu in around 2 h 57 min.

Airlines
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Hong Kong via Meixian
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Guang Zhou Metro
Website
gzmtr.com
Subway from Guangzhou Airport South to Jiahewanggang
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
Subway from Jiahewanggang to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
gzmtr.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Shenzhen Metro
Website
szmc.net
Subway from Shenzhen North to Civic Centre
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
szmc.net
Bus operators
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
Website
gbiac.net
Bus from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Huajindun Hotel
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
guangzhoubaiyunairport.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Dongpu to Shenzhen Luohu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Airport to Panyu Hotel
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Panyu Hotel to Shenzhen Bay Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Other operators
Taxi from Guangzhou Airport (CAN) to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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