There are 4 ways to get from Nanning to Sanya by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Nanning (NNG) to Sanya (SYX) NNG - SYX

$71 - $296

Cheapest option

Bus via Namei Grade Splitting Bridge  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Nanning to Haikou
  2. Take the bus from Haikou East to Sanya

$56

2 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Danzhou Nada
  2. Take the bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya

$57 - $58

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 13 min

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

What companies run services between Nanning, China and Sanya, China?

Beijing Capital and GX Airlines fly from Nanning to Sanya twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nanning to Sanya via Langdong Coach Station, Nanning Langdong, and Danzhou Nada in around 12 h 1 min.

Airlines
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Nanning to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
GX Airlines
Website
gxairlines.com
Flights from Nanning to Sanya
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Bus operators
Trip 8080
Website
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Danzhou Nada
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Danzhou Nada to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Nanning to Haikou
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Haikou East to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
sanya.trip8080.com
Ferry operators
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nanning to Sanya?

The distance between Nanning and Sanya is 523 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nanning to Sanya?

The cheapest way to get from Nanning to Sanya is to bus which costs ¥355 and takes 12 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nanning to Sanya?

The quickest way to get from Nanning to Sanya is to fly which takes 3 h 51 min and costs ¥450 - ¥1900.

Is there a direct bus between Nanning and Sanya?

No, there is no direct bus from Nanning to Sanya. However, there are services departing from Nanning and arriving at Sanya via Marine Board, Namei Grade Splitting Bridge and Haikou East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Nanning to Sanya?

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Nanning to Sanya, including transfers.