There are 8 ways to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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Fly Hong Kong to Xiamen, train, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Xiamen (XMN) HKG - XMN
  2. Take the train from Xiamen North to Chaoshan
  3. Take the bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel

$74 - $210

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Bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Futian Station to Shantou Zhonglv Futian - Shantou Zhonglv

$23 - $37

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Fly Hong Kong to Shantou  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Shantou (SWA) HKG - SWA

$137 - $707

Fly Hong Kong to Meixian, bus  •  4 h 54 min

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

$269 - $1,788

Train, line 2 subway to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Shantou  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Guangzhou South to Jiahewanggang
  3. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Shantou (SWA) CAN - SWA

$66 - $639

Train, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Shenzhen North Station
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
  3. Take the bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel

$38 - $58

Bus, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Hong Kong Airport to Shenzhen North
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Kuitan Station
  3. Take the train from Kuitan to Chaoshan
  4. Take the bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel

$46 - $54

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou 241.2 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou. However, there are services departing from Hong Kong Airport Terminal Two and arriving at Shantou Zhonglv via Huanggang Port and Futian Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Hong Kong Airport (HKG) and Shantou is 308 km. The road distance is 385.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou, including transfers.

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Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Futian Station.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Xiamen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Shantou Zhonglv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou is 386 km. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou.

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Xiamen Airlines and Cathay Dragon offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Xiamen Airport.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou.
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  • Distance: 192.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Hong Kong Airport (HKG), Hong Kong and Shantou, China?

China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou hourly. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Hong Kong Airport (HKG) to Shantou every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Sanya
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Hong Kong to Meixian
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Sanya
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Shantou via Zhanjiang
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Xiamen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $15
1st Class Seat
$12 - $19
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $27
Train from Shenzhen North to Kuitan Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $16
1st Class Seat
$13 - $20
Train from Kuitan to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $8
China Railways G-Class
Train from Xiamen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$18 - $22
1st Class Seat
$29 - $33
Business Class Seat
$55 - $70
Train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $35
1st Class Seat
$25 - $50
Business Class Seat
$50 - $65
Train from West Kowloon Station to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $12
1st Class Seat
$14 - $17
Business Class Seat
$31 - $37
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $28
1st Class Seat
$39 - $44
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
Bus operators
Travel China Guide
Phone
(+86)29 85236688
Bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
Airport Express Line
Website
cs-airport.com
Bus from Meizhou Jiangnan bus station to Jieyang Chaoshan Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
cs-airport.com
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Hong Kong Airport to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Futian Station to Shantou Zhonglv
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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