There are 6 ways to get from Hong Kong to Guangdong by ferry, plane, bus, train 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.

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Ferry, fly  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kowloon TST to Macau
  2. Fly from Macao (XZM) to Shenzhen (SZX) XZM - SZX

$38 - $194

5 alternative options

Bus, train China Railways G-Class  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
  3. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shanghai Hongqiao

$121 - $158

Bus, train China Railways D-Class  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Causeway Bay to Shenzhen North Station
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Shanghai Hongqiao Shenzhen-Shanghai / ...

$73 - $106

Train  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Shanghai Station Hung Hom to Shanghai

$93 - $123

Bus  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai to Changping
  2. Take the bus from Dongguan Changan to Guangzhou Guangyuan
  3. Take the bus from Guangzhou Guangyuan to Zhejiang Hangzhou
  4. Take the bus from Hangzhou to Shanghai South Bus Station

$77 - $81

Drive  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Shanghai 924.8 miles

$250 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Guangdong is to bus which costs $600 - $630 and takes 26 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Guangdong is to ferry and fly which costs $290 - $1600 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Guangdong is 166 km. The road distance is 1479.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Guangdong without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 5 min and costs $900 - $1300.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Hong Kong to Guangdong, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Guangdong is to train which takes 19 h 31 min and costs $700 - $1000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $600 - $630 and takes 26 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Macao Airport to Shenzhen Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong to Guangdong is 1480 km. It takes approximately 15 h 7 min to drive from Hong Kong to Guangdong.

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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Guangdong, China?

MTR Intercity operates a train from Hong Kong to Shanghai 3 times a week. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 19 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hong Kong to Shanghai via Changping, Dongguan Changan, Guangzhou Guangyuan, Guangzhou Guangyuan, Zhejiang Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Shanghai South Bus Station, and Shanghai South Railway in around 26 h 38 min.

Airlines
Sky Shuttle Helicopters
Website
skyshuttlehk.com
Flights from Macao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $170
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
27 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
Train from Guangzhou South to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $130
1st Class Seat
$180 - $210
Business Class Seat
$330 - $400
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenzhen North to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$65 - $95
1st Class Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai Stewart Road to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai to Changping
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
EE Bus
Website
eebus.com
Bus from Causeway Bay to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
eebus.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dongguan Changan to Guangzhou Guangyuan
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Guangyuan to Zhejiang Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Hangzhou to Shanghai South Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
Hong Kong TurboJET

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