There are 10 ways to get from Hong Kong to Nanjing by train, plane, subway, ferry, bus or car

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Train to Shenzhen, fly to Nanjing, line 1 subway  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Nanjing (NKG) SZX - NKG
  3. Take the line 1 subway from Nanjing South to Gulou

$126 - $501

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Bus  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai to Foshan
  2. Take the bus from Guangzhou Guangyuan to Jiangsu Nanjing

$64

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Fly Hong Kong to Nanjing, line 1 subway  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Nanjing (NKG) HKG - NKG
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Nanjing South to Gulou

$163 - $461

Train to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Nanjing  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Guangzhou East
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Nanjing (NKG) CAN - NKG

$138 - $522

Train, train to Huizhou, fly to Nanjing, line 1 subway  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Shenzhen North Station
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Huizhou South
  3. Fly from Huizhou (HUZ) to Nanjing (NKG) HUZ - NKG
  4. Take the line 1 subway from Nanjing South to Gulou

$169 - $535

Ferry to Macau, fly to Nanjing  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from HK Macau Ferry to Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Nanjing (NKG) MFM - NKG

$214 - $578

Train to Shenzhen, fly to Changzhou, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Changzhou (CZX) SZX - CZX
  3. Take the train from Changzhou train station to Nanjing

$135 - $465

Train via Hangzhou East  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Hangzhou East Hong Kong
  2. Take the train from Hangzhou East to Nanjing South G1224 / ...

$123 - $163

Train China Railways D-Class  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Shenzhen North Station Hong Kong / ...
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Nanjing Shenzhen-Nanjing

$90 - $121

Drive  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Nanjing 879.2 miles

$240 - $350

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No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong to Nanjing. However, there are services departing from Wan Chai and arriving at Jiangsu Nanjing via Foshan and Guangzhou Guangyuan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hong Kong station to Nanjing. However, there are services departing from West Kowloon Station and arriving at Nanjing via Shenzhen North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 34 min.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Nanjing is 1179 km. The road distance is 1406.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Nanjing without a car is to train which takes 9 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Hong Kong to Nanjing, including transfers.

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Hong Kong to Nanjing bus services, operated by Trans Island Limousine Bus, depart from Wan Chai station.

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Hong Kong to Nanjing train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, arrive at West Kowloon Station.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Nanjing is to train which takes 9 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Shenzhen Airport to Nanjing Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Hong Kong to Nanjing bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Jiangsu Nanjing station.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Nanjing.
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  • Distance: 736.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Hong Kong to Nanjing via Hangzhou East and Nanjing South in around 9 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hong Kong to Nanjing via Foshan, Guangzhou Guangyan, and Guangzhou Guangyuan in around 23 h 55 min.

Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing via Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Huizhou to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Macau to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou via Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou via Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Huizhou to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Shenzhen to Changzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $13
1st Class Seat
$15 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
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 Station to Huizhou South
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $11
1st Class Seat
$13 - $15
Business Class Seat
$29 - $35
Train from Changzhou train station to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $17
1st Class Seat
$21 - $24
Business Class Seat
$40 - $55
Train from West Kowloon Station to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $130
1st Class Seat
$180 - $210
Business Class Seat
$340 - $400
Train from Hangzhou East to Nanjing South
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$21 - $25
1st Class Seat
$33 - $38
Business Class Seat
$65 - $80
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenzhen North to Huizhou South
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$5 - $7
1st Class Seat
$3 - $5
Train from Changzhou to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $11
1st Class Seat
$8 - $12
Train from Hangzhou East to Nanjing South
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $18
1st Class Seat
$15 - $23
Train from Shenzhen North to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
14 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $110
1st Class Seat
$110 - $170
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Changzhou to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $13
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $22
Soft Sleeper
$22 - $35
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Changzhou train station to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$5 - $9
Hard Sleeper
$13 - $16
Soft Sleeper
$21 - $27
Bus operators
Trans Island Limousine Bus
Website
trans-island.com.hk
Bus from Wan Chai to Foshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
trans-island.com.hk
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Guangyuan to Jiangsu Nanjing
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
Cotai Water Jet

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Hong Kong to Nanjing train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Nanjing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hong Kong to Nanjing is 1407 km. It takes approximately 14 h 23 min to drive from Hong Kong to Nanjing.

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Hainan, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Shenzhen Airlines offer flights from Shenzhen Airport to Nanjing Airport.

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There are 479+ hotels available in Nanjing. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 26 min and costs .

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