There are 5 ways to get from Hunan to Guangzhou by train, plane, subway, bus or car

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Train, fly, line 6 subway  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Futian Station to West Kowloon Station
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) HKG - CAN
  3. Take the line 6 subway from Yantang to Yide Lu

$152 - $376

Cheapest option

Bus via Nanjing  •  19 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South to Jiangsu Nanjing
  2. Take the bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou

$72

3 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Guangzhou South Shanghai / ...

$102 - $134

Bus Smooth Transit Network  •  20 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South to Ningbo
  2. Take the bus from Ningbo to Guangzhou

$85

Drive  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Guangzhou 911.9 miles

$130 - $190

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The distance between Hunan and Guangzhou is 528 km. The road distance is 1459.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hunan to Guangzhou without a car is to train which takes 9 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Hunan to Guangzhou, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Hunan to Guangzhou is to train which takes 9 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 53 min.

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The quickest flight from Hong Kong Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hunan to Guangzhou is 1459 km. It takes approximately 14 h 46 min to drive from Hunan to Guangzhou.

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Cathay Dragon and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Hong Kong Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport.

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There are 1843+ hotels available in Guangzhou. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 329.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Hunan, China and Guangzhou, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Guangzhou 4 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $130 and the journey takes 7 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Guangzhou via Shanghai South Railway, Shanghai South, Jiangsu Nanjing, and Nanjing in around 19 h 53 min.

Airlines
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Guangzhou Baiyun via Meixian
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Futian Station to West Kowloon 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 Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 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
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South to Jiangsu Nanjing
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South to Ningbo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Smooth Transit Network
Website
trip8080.com
Bus from Ningbo to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
trip8080.com

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