There are 5 ways to get from Nanning to Sanya by plane, bus, train, 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  •  12 h 1 min

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

$52 - $53

3 alternative options

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

$53

Bus, train  •  13 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Nanning Langdong to Qionghai
  2. Take the train from Qionghai to Yalongwan Haikou East-Sanya / ...

$56 - $60

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nanning to Sanya is to bus which costs ¥362 and takes 12 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nanning to Sanya is to fly which costs ¥480 - ¥2100 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Nanning and Sanya is 523 km.

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

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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.

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Map of how to get from Nanning to Sanya.
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  • Distance: 327.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Qionghai to Yalongwan
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $12
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
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
$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
Bus from Nanning to Haikou
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$41
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
Bus from Nanning Langdong to Qionghai
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
qionghai.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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