There are 8 ways to get from Hong Kong to Sanya by train, plane, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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  •  4 h 37 min

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

$97 - $348

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Train, bus  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South Hong Kong - Guangzhou / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Hainan Sanya Guangsan

$55 - $72

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Fly from Hong Kong  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Sanya (SYX) HKG - SYX

$94 - $438

Ferry to Zhuhai, fly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the ferry from Kowloon TST to Macau
  2. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Sanya (SYX) ZUH - SYX

$87 - $329

Train to Guangzhou, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Guangzhou East
  2. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Sanya (SYX) CAN - SYX

$129 - $590

Bus  •  18 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Qionghai
  3. Take the bus from Qionghai to Sanya

$67 - $73

Bus via Danzhou Nada  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Danzhou Nada
  3. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya

$66 - $72

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Hong Kong to Hai'an Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
  3. Drive from Haikou Port to Sanya

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The cheapest way to get from Hong Kong to Sanya is to train and bus which costs $430 - $600 and takes 12 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hong Kong to Sanya is to train and fly which costs $750 - $2800 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hong Kong to Sanya. However, there are services departing from Wan Chai Ferry Pier and arriving at Sanya via Zhuhai Gongbei and Qionghai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 51 min.

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The distance between Hong Kong and Sanya is 662 km.

The best way to get from Hong Kong to Sanya without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 53 min and costs $430 - $600.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Hong Kong to Sanya, including transfers.

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Hong Kong to Sanya bus services, operated by CTS - China Travel Tours, depart from Wan Chai Ferry Pier station.

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The best way to get from Hong Kong to Sanya is to fly which takes 4 h 41 min and costs $700 - $3500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $520 - $580 and takes 18 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Shenzhen Airport to Sanya Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Hong Kong to Sanya bus services, operated by Trip 8080, arrive at Sanya station.

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Map of how to get from Hong Kong to Sanya.
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  • Distance: 413.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

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

Hong Kong and Cathay Dragon fly from Hong Kong to Sanya twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hong Kong to Sanya via Zhuhai Gongbei, Zhuhai Gongbei, and Qionghai in around 18 h 51 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zhuhai to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Guangzhou to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Hong Kong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Zhuhai to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Guangzhou to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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
$16 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
Train from West Kowloon Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $19
1st Class Seat
$25 - $29
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Hainan Sanya
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Wan Chai Ferry Pier to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
Trip 8080
Website
qionghai.trip8080.com
Bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Qionghai
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
qionghai.trip8080.com
Bus from Qionghai to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
qionghai.trip8080.com
Bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Danzhou Nada
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Ferry operators
Hong Kong TurboJET
Hainan Harbor & Shipping Holdings
Website
hngh.com.cn
Car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hngh.com.cn

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

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There are 588+ hotels available in Sanya. Prices start at $22 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 $85 - $120.

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