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There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao by plane, taxi, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao  •  2h 27m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Qingdao (TAO) PVG - TAO

$70 - $207

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Yancheng Shqinn
  2. Take the bus from Yancheng Bus Station to Qingdao Bus Station Qingdao

$47 - $49

5 alternative options

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Rizhao Shanzihe, taxi, subway  •  4h 4m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Rizhao Shanzihe (RIZ) PVG - RIZ
  2. Take a taxi from Rizhao Shanzihe to Dongjiakou Railway Station
  3. Take the subway from Dongjiakou Railway Station to Jinggangshan Road

$125 - $318

Bus to Shanghai Hongqiao, fly to Qingdao  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
  2. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Qingdao (TAO) SHA - TAO

$67 - $217

Train via Shanghai Hongqiao  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao North Shanghai Hongqiao-Qingdao North

$84 - $105

Train  •  9h

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Station to Qingdao North Shanghai-Qingdao North

$79 - $99

Drive  •  7h 50m

  1. Drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao 464.2 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao is to bus which costs ¥320 - ¥350 and takes 11h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao is to fly which costs ¥480 - ¥1500 and takes 2h 27m.

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The distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) and Qingdao is 562 km. The road distance is 742.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao without a car is to train which takes 8h 37m and costs ¥550 - ¥750.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao is to fly which takes 2h 27m and costs ¥480 - ¥1500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥550 - ¥750 and takes 8h 37m, you could also bus, which costs ¥320 - ¥350 and takes 11h 40m.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Qingdao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao is 743 km. It takes approximately 7h 50m to drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao.

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China Southern Airlines, Qingdao Airlines, Shandong Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Qingdao Airport.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Qingdao. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao.
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  • Distance: 351.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG), China and Qingdao, China?

Juneyao Airlines, Shandong Airlines and three other airlines fly from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao every 3 hours. Alternatively, China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $95 and the journey takes 6h 20m.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Rizhao Shanzihe
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Rizhao Shanzihe
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Qingdao Airlines
Website
qdairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Train operators
Qingdao Metro
Website
qd-metro.com
Subway from Dongjiakou Railway Station to Jinggangshan Road
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
qd-metro.com
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao North
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $95
1st Class Seat
$130 - $160
Business Class Seat
$250 - $300
Train from Shanghai Station to Qingdao North
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $95
1st Class Seat
$130 - $160
Business Class Seat
$250 - $300
Bus operators
Shanghai Airport Authority
Bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
shanghaiairport.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Yancheng
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Yancheng Bus Station to Qingdao Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rizhao Shanzihe to Dongjiakou Railway Station
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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