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There are 8 ways to get from Lijiang to Shantou by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly from Lijiang  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Lijiang (LJG) to Shantou (SWA) LJG - SWA

¥765 - ¥1875

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Bus, train via Shenzhen  •  41h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Lijiang to Kunming Station
  2. Take the train from Kunming to Shenzhen East
  3. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan

¥520 - ¥812

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Taxi to Ninglang Luguhu, fly  •  8h 14m

  1. Take a taxi from Lijiang to Ninglang Luguhu
  2. Fly from Ninglang Luguhu (NLH) to Shantou (SWA) NLH - SWA

¥1265 - ¥3451

Bus to Deqen, fly  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Lijiang Bus Station to Shangri-La Bus Station
  2. Fly from Deqen (DIG) to Shantou (SWA) DIG - SWA

¥2253 - ¥9177

Train  •  17h 26m

  1. Take the train from Lijiang to Dali
  2. Take the train from Dali to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming South to Shenzhen North
  4. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan

¥782 - ¥1124

Bus, train  •  23h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Lijiang to Kunming Station
  2. Take the train from Kunming to Shilin West
  3. Take the train from Shilin West to Guangzhou South
  4. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Chaoshan

¥798 - ¥983

Bus  •  40h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Lijiang to Kunming Station
  2. Take the bus from Kunming East to Guangzhou
  3. Take the bus from Guangzhou East to Guangdong Shantou

¥794 - ¥824

Drive  •  23h 10m

  1. Drive from Lijiang to Shantou 1421.7 miles

¥1400 - ¥2100

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The cheapest way to get from Lijiang to Shantou is to bus and train via Shenzhen which costs ¥500 - ¥850 and takes 41h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Lijiang to Shantou is to fly which costs ¥750 - ¥1900 and takes 6h 28m.

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The distance between Lijiang and Shantou is 1704 km. The road distance is 2274.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lijiang to Shantou without a car is to train which takes 17h 26m and costs ¥750 - ¥1200.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Lijiang to Shantou, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lijiang to Shantou is to fly which takes 6h 28m and costs ¥750 - ¥1900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥750 - ¥1200 and takes 17h 26m, you could also bus, which costs ¥790 - ¥830 and takes 40h 53m.

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There is no direct flight from Lijiang Airport to Shantou Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lijiang to Shantou is 2275 km. It takes approximately 23h 10m to drive from Lijiang to Shantou.

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Juneyao Airlines, Lucky Air Co. Ltd., Beijing Capital and three other airlines offer flights from Lijiang Airport to Shantou Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Shantou. Prices start at ¥155 per night.

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Map of how to get from Lijiang to Shantou.
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  • Distance: 1065.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between Lijiang, China and Shantou, China?

Lucky Air Co. Ltd., China Southern Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Lijiang to Shantou hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lijiang to Shantou via Lijiang, Dali, Kunming South, Shenzhen North, Chaoshan, and Chaoshan Station in around 17h 26m.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Nanning
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥6500
Flights from Ninglang Luguhu to Shantou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥6000
Flights from Ninglang Luguhu to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥10000
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥10000
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming, Changsha
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥11000
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming, Nanning
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥11000
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥11000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥7500
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥5500
Flights from Ninglang Luguhu to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥7500
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥13000
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming, Nanning
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2000 - ¥11000
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥4100
Flights from Ninglang Luguhu to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥4100
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1700 - ¥7000
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥8500
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Lijiang to Shantou via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥1800
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Ninglang Luguhu to Shantou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥800 - ¥2900
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Deqen to Shantou via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2100 - ¥9000
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lijiang to Dali
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥28 - ¥85
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
¥28 - ¥40
Hard sleeper
¥70 - ¥85
Soft sleeper
¥110 - ¥130
Train from Kunming to Shenzhen East
Ave. Duration
28h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥170 - ¥410
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
¥170 - ¥240
Hard sleeper
¥350 - ¥410
Soft sleeper
¥500 - ¥650
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Dali to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥110 - ¥150
Schedules at
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥110 - ¥150
1st Class Seat
¥140 - ¥210
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥140
Schedules at
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥100 - ¥140
1st Class Seat
¥130 - ¥190
Train from Kunming to Shilin West
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥40 - ¥55
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥40 - ¥55
1st Class Seat
¥30 - ¥45
Train from Shilin West to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥460
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥340 - ¥460
1st Class Seat
¥500 - ¥750
China Railways G-Class
Train from Kunming South to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥700
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥500 - ¥700
1st Class Seat
¥900 - ¥1100
Business Class Seat
¥1700 - ¥2100
Train from Shenzhen North Station to Chaoshan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥170
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥130 - ¥170
1st Class Seat
¥220 - ¥270
Business Class Seat
¥470 - ¥600
Train from Guangzhou South to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥170 - ¥220
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥170 - ¥220
1st Class Seat
¥290 - ¥340
Business Class Seat
¥550 - ¥750
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Lijiang Bus Station to Shangri-La Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥58
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Lijiang to Kunming Station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥230
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming East to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥400
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou East to Guangdong Shantou
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥130
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lijiang to Ninglang Luguhu
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Estimated price
¥420 - ¥500
Lijiang Taxi
Phone
+86 887 8223 198

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The best way to get from Lijiang to Lijiang Airport is to bus which takes 50m and costs ¥20.

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