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There are 3 ways to get from Putian to Shantou Chenghai by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Putian to Chaoshan D2296 / ...

$40 - $64

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Putian to Shantou Chenghai 245.5 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Shantou (SWA) FOC - SWA

$111 - $391

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The cheapest way to get from Putian to Shantou Chenghai is to drive which costs ¥240 - ¥360 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Putian to Shantou Chenghai is to train which costs ¥270 - ¥450 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Putian and Shantou Chenghai is 316 km. The road distance is 392.8 km.

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The best way to get from Putian to Shantou Chenghai without a car is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs ¥270 - ¥450.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Putian to Shantou Chenghai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fuzhou Airport to Shantou Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Putian to Shantou Chenghai is 393 km. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Putian to Shantou Chenghai.

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Shandong Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines offer flights from Fuzhou Airport to Shantou Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Shantou Chenghai. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Putian to Shantou Chenghai.
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  • Distance: 197.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Putian, China and Shantou Chenghai, China?

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Putian to Shantou Chenghai hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 42 min. China Railways G-Class also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Zhuhai Jinwan
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Putian to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $23
1st Class Seat
$21 - $35
China Railways G-Class
Train from Putian to Chaoshan Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$27 - $31
1st Class Seat
$43 - $49
Business Class Seat
$85 - $100
Bus operators
Fuzhou Airport Transfer
Phone
0591-96363
Website
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
fuzhouairport.com.cn

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