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There are 6 ways to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) TAO - CAN

$115 - $309

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Fly Qingdao to Shenzhen, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Qingdao (TAO) to Shenzhen (SZX) TAO - SZX
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South

$100 - $317

4 alternative options

Bus to Rizhao Shanzihe, fly to Guangzhou Baiyun  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Rizhao
  2. Fly from Rizhao Shanzihe (RIZ) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) RIZ - CAN

$126 - $634

Train  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao to Guangzhou South Qingdao

$161 - $194

Bus  •  26 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Qingdao to Ningbo T163
  2. Take the bus from Ningbo to Guangzhou

$120

Drive  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Qingdao to Guangzhou 1178.2 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou is to bus which costs ¥833 and takes 26 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou is to fly which costs ¥750 - ¥2200 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Qingdao to Guangzhou. However, there are services departing from Qingdao and arriving at Guangzhou via Ningbo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 25 min.

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The distance between Qingdao and Guangzhou is 1595 km. The road distance is 1885.2 km.

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The best way to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou without a car is to train which takes 14 h 41 min and costs ¥1100 - ¥1400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou, including transfers.

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Qingdao to Guangzhou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Qingdao station.

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The best way to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou is to fly which takes 5 h 48 min and costs ¥750 - ¥2200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥1100 - ¥1400 and takes 14 h 41 min, you could also bus, which costs ¥833 and takes 26 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Qingdao Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Qingdao to Guangzhou bus services, operated by Smooth Transit Network, arrive at Guangzhou station.

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Map of how to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou.
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  • Distance: 996.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Qingdao, China and Guangzhou, China?

China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Qingdao to Guangzhou hourly. Alternatively, China Railways G-Class operates a train from Qingdao to Guangzhou once daily. Tickets cost $160 - $190 and the journey takes 12 h 58 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Zhangjiajie Hehua
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Rizhao Shanzihe to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Ningbo Lishe
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Yichun
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Yichun
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shangrao Sanqingshan
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Rizhao Shanzihe to Guangzhou Baiyun via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou Baiyun via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Qingdao to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
12 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$160 - $190
1st Class Seat
$270 - $310
Business Class Seat
$500 - $600
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Rizhao
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Ningbo
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$51
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Smooth Transit Network
Website
trip8080.com
Bus from Ningbo to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
trip8080.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Qingdao to Guangzhou is 1885 km. It takes approximately 19 h 12 min to drive from Qingdao to Guangzhou.

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Shandong Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Air China and four other airlines offer flights from Qingdao Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun Airport.

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There are 1627+ hotels available in Guangzhou. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Qingdao to Qingdao Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs ¥20.

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