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

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Recommended option

Fly Qingdao to Guangzhou  •  5 h 53 min

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

$115 - $309

Cheapest option

Fly Qingdao to Shenzhen, train  •  7 h 23 min

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

$100 - $314

4 alternative options

Train to Weifang, fly to Guangzhou  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao North to Wéifang
  2. Fly from Weifang (WEF) to Guangzhou (CAN) WEF - CAN

$116 - $434

Train  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Qingdao to Guangzhou South G278 / ...

$151 - $184

Bus  •  26 h 25 min

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

$117 - $192

Drive  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Qingdao to Guangzhou 1178.2 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou is to bus which costs ¥800 - ¥1400 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 53 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 28 min and costs ¥1000 - ¥1300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 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 53 min and costs ¥750 - ¥2200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥1000 - ¥1300 and takes 14 h 28 min, you could also bus, which costs ¥800 - ¥1400 and takes 26 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Qingdao to Guangzhou.
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  • Distance: 996.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

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

China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Qingdao to Guangzhou every 30 minutes. Alternatively, China Railways G-Class operates a train from Qingdao to Guangzhou twice daily. Tickets cost $150 - $180 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Zhangjiajie Hehua
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Weifang to Guangzhou via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Zhangjiajie Hehua
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Yichun
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shangrao Sanqingshan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Yichun
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Shangrao Sanqingshan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Ningbo
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Weifang to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Qingdao to Guangzhou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Uni Airways
Website
uniair.com.tw
Flights from Qingdao to Shenzhen via Taipei
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Qingdao North to Wéifang
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $17
1st Class Seat
$22 - $26
Business Class Seat
$45 - $55
Train from Qingdao to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$150 - $180
1st Class Seat
$250 - $290
Business Class Seat
$470 - $600
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Qingdao to Ningbo
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$52
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
$65 - $140
Schedules at
trip8080.com

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