There are 11 ways to get from Macau to Shanghai by plane, subway, ferry, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) ZUH - SHA

$84 - $275

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhuhai Gongbei Tongda to Guangzhou Provincial
  2. Take the bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Zhejiang Hangzhou
  3. Take the bus from Hangzhou to Shanghai South

$81

9 alternative options

Fly Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong, line 2 subway  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) ZUH - PVG
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Longyang Road to West Nanjing Road

$87 - $354

Fly Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) MFM - SHA

$91 - $312

Fly Macau to Shanghai Pudong  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) MFM - PVG

$84 - $311

Ferry to Shenzhen, fly to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal to Shenzhen Bao'an Port
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) SZX - SHA

$101 - $311

Train, line 2 subway to Guangzhou, fly to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Guangzhou South to Jiahewanggang
  3. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) CAN - SHA

$114 - $292

Ferry to Hong Kong, fly to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Macau to Hong Kong Airport Skypier
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) HKG - SHA

$118 - $354

Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Guangzhou South G545 / ...
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shanghai Hongqiao Guangzhou-Shanghai

$112 - $146

Ferry, train  •  21 h 41 min

  1. Take the ferry from Macau to Kowloon TST
  2. Take the train from Hung Hom Station to Shanghai Station

$133 - $173

Drive  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Macau to Shanghai 969.1 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Macau to Shanghai is to bus which costs $81 and takes 25 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Macau to Shanghai is to fly which takes 4 h 58 min and costs $80 - $280.

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The distance between Macau and Shanghai is 1273 km. The road distance is 1550 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Macau to Shanghai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Macau to Shanghai. However, there are services departing from Zhuhai Gongbei Tongda and arriving at Shanghai South via Guangzhou Provincial and Hangzhou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Macau and Shanghai, China?

Juneyao Airlines, Spring Airlines and four other airlines fly from Macau to Shanghai every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Macau to Shanghai via Guangzhou South and Shanghai Hongqiao in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Hongqiao via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Hongqiao via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong via Taipei
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Macau to Shanghai Pudong via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,700
Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Yangtze River Express
Website
yzr.com.cn
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Zhuhai to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Guangzhou South to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 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 Zhuhai Gongbei Tongda to Guangzhou Provincial
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Provincial to Zhejiang Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
PiaoJia CN
Website
piaojia.cn
Bus from Hangzhou to Shanghai South
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
piaojia.cn
Ferry operators
Hong Kong TurboJET
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal to Shenzhen Bao'an Port
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Macau to Hong Kong Airport Skypier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Macau to Kowloon TST
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk
Cotai Water Jet

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