There are 6 ways to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Qingdao by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Shanghai Pudong  •  2 h 22 min

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

$70 - $207

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 40 min

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

$47 - $49

4 alternative options

Bus to Shanghai Hongqiao, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  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  •  8 h 37 min

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

$84 - $105

Train  •  9 h

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

$79 - $99

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

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

$65 - $100

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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 8 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min 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 2 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 37 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 11 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Qingdao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Shandong Airlines and Juneyao Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Qingdao Airport.

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There are 712+ hotels available in Qingdao. Prices start at $29 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: 2 h 22 min

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

China Eastern Airlines, Shandong Airlines and two 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 6 h 20 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Qingdao North
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
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
6 h 17 min
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
1 h 5 min
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
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Yancheng Bus Station to Qingdao Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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