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

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Fly from Shanghai Pudong  •  2h 28m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Shantou (SWA) PVG - SWA

¥394 - ¥3432

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Bus to Shanghai Hongqiao, fly  •  4h 13m

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

¥395 - ¥1585

Train  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou
  2. Take the train from Fuzhou to Xiamen North
  3. Take the train from Xiamen North Station to Chaoshan

¥554 - ¥726

Subway, train  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the subway from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao 2
  2. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chaoshan Nanjing-Shenzhen / ...

¥405 - ¥583

Bus  •  20h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
  2. Take the bus from Dinghai to Shantou

¥575

Drive  •  13h

  1. Drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou 796.5 miles

¥750 - ¥1200

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The cheapest way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou is to subway and train which costs ¥400 - ¥600 and takes 12h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou is to fly which costs ¥390 - ¥3500 and takes 2h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou. However, there are services departing from Shanghai Pudong Airport and arriving at Shantou via Shanghai South Station and Dinghai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 34m.

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The distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) and Shantou is 1001 km. The road distance is 1274.4 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou without a car is to train which takes 10h 19m and costs ¥550 - ¥750.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou, including transfers.

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Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Shanghai South Station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou is to fly which takes 2h 28m and costs ¥390 - ¥3500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥550 - ¥750 and takes 10h 19m, you could also bus, which costs ¥575 and takes 20h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shantou Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Shantou station.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou.
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  • Distance: 625.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

China Southern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and two other airlines fly from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou via Longyang Road, Longyang Road, Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai Hongqiao, Fuzhou, Xiamen North Station, Chaoshan, and Chaoshan Station in around 10h 19m.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥2300
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou via Zhuhai Jinwan
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥400 - ¥3400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou via Yichang
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥2300
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥500 - ¥3100
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥370 - ¥6500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥370 - ¥6500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥2600
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥340 - ¥2300
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥2100
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥2500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shantou
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥2300
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥330 - ¥420
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥330 - ¥420
1st Class Seat
¥550 - ¥700
Business Class Seat
¥1000 - ¥1300
Train from Fuzhou Station to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥110 - ¥150
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥110 - ¥150
1st Class Seat
¥180 - ¥220
Business Class Seat
¥400 - ¥490
Train from Xiamen North Station to Chaoshan Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥100 - ¥130
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥100 - ¥130
1st Class Seat
¥160 - ¥200
Business Class Seat
¥360 - ¥440
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou Station
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥250 - ¥340
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥250 - ¥340
1st Class Seat
¥360 - ¥550
Train from Fuzhou to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥75 - ¥120
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥85 - ¥120
1st Class Seat
¥100 - ¥150
Train from Xiamen North Station to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥75 - ¥110
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥75 - ¥110
1st Class Seat
¥90 - ¥130
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥380 - ¥550
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥380 - ¥550
1st Class Seat
¥550 - ¥800
Shanghai Metro
Bus operators
Shanghai Airport Authority
Bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥30
Schedules at
shanghaiairport.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥130
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dinghai to Shantou
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥425
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou is 1274 km. It takes approximately 13h to drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Shantou.

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Spring Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shantou Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Shantou. Prices start at ¥155 per night.

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