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There are 7 ways to get from Hong Kong to Paracel Islands by train, plane, ferry or bus

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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Train to Shenzhen, fly to Sanya, travel  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Sanya (SYX) SZX - SYX
  3. Travel from Sanya to Paracel Islands

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Fly Hong Kong to Sanya, travel  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Sanya (SYX) HKG - SYX
  2. Travel from Sanya to Paracel Islands

Ferry, bus to Zhuhai Jinwan, fly to Sanya, travel  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the ferry from China Ferry Terminal to Shekou
  2. Take the ferry from Shenzhen Shekou Port to Zhuhai Jiuzhou Port
  3. Take the bus from Jiuzhougang to Zhuhai Golden Bay International Airport
  4. Fly from Zhuhai Jinwan (ZUH) to Sanya (SYX) ZUH - SYX
  5. Travel from Sanya to Paracel Islands

Train to Shenzhen, fly to Haikou, travel  •  12 h

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Haikou (HAK) SZX - HAK
  3. Travel from Haikou to Paracel Islands

Fly Hong Kong to Haikou, travel  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Haikou (HAK) HKG - HAK
  2. Travel from Haikou to Paracel Islands

Train to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Haikou, travel  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Haikou (HAK) CAN - HAK
  3. Travel from Haikou to Paracel Islands

Ferry, bus to Zhuhai Jinwan, fly to Haikou, travel  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the ferry from China Ferry Terminal to Shekou
  2. Take the ferry from Shenzhen Shekou Port to Zhuhai Jiuzhou Port
  3. Take the bus from Jiuzhougang to Zhuhai Golden Bay International Airport
  4. Fly from Zhuhai Jinwan (ZUH) to Haikou (HAK) ZUH - HAK
  5. Travel from Haikou to Paracel Islands

Questions & Answers

The distance between Hong Kong and Paracel Islands is 684 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 40 min to get from Hong Kong to Paracel Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shenzhen Airport to Sanya Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Hong Kong Airport is to subway which takes 24 min and costs $80 - $120.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Paracel Islands.
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  • Distance: 427.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 40 min

What companies run services between Hong Kong and Paracel Islands, China?

There is no direct connection from Hong Kong to Paracel Islands. However, you can take the train to Futian Station, take the walk to Touzi Mansion, take the line 330 bus to Shenzhen Airport, take the walk to Shenzhen airport, fly to Sanya, then take the travel to Paracel Islands. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Hong Kong International, take the walk to Hong Kong airport, fly to Sanya, then take the travel to Paracel Islands.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zhuhai Jinwan to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Shenzhen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $900
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Zhuhai Jinwan to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $1,500
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Hong Kong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Hong Kong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Shenzhen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,000
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $1,600
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Hong Kong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hong Kong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Zhuhai Jinwan to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Zhuhai Jinwan to Haikou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 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
Bus operators
Zhuhai Airport Bus
Website
zhairport.com
Bus from Jiuzhougang to Zhuhai Golden Bay International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
zhairport.com
Ferry operators
CKS
Website
cksp.com.hk
Ferry from China Ferry Terminal to Shekou
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
cksp.com.hk
Book at
cksp.com.hk
Shekou Cruise Homeport
Phone
400-883-1872
Website
cmskchp.com
Ferry from Shenzhen Shekou Port to Zhuhai Jiuzhou Port
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
cmskchp.com

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