There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Shanghai Pudong to Xi An  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Xi An (XIY) PVG - XIY

$71 - $213

Cheapest option

Train  •  22 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Xi'an Shanghai - Xining

$28 - $32

5 alternative options

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Yuncheng, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Yuncheng (YCU) PVG - YCU
  2. Take the train from Yuncheng North to Xi'an North

$153 - $660

Bus to Shanghai Hongqiao, fly to Xi An  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
  2. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Xi An (XIY) SHA - XIY

$78 - $228

Bus, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Station 1
  2. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi'an North Shanghai-Xi'an

$94 - $114

Bus  •  25 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South Bus Station to Hangzhou
  2. Take the bus from Hangzhou to Xi'an East Bus Station

$72

Drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an 885.1 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) and Xi'an is 1253 km. The road distance is 1416.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an is to fly which takes 3 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 22 h 9 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 25 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Xi An Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an is 1416 km. It takes approximately 14 h 18 min to drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an.

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Air China, Sichuan Airlines, Hainan and two other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Xi An Airport.

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There are 981+ hotels available in Xi'an. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an.
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  • Distance: 782.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG), China and Xi'an, China?

China Eastern Airlines, Hainan and six other airlines fly from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an hourly. Alternatively, China Railways K-Class operates a train from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Xi'an twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $29 and the journey takes 19 h 59 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Yuncheng
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Yuncheng
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Yuncheng North to Xi'an North
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $16
1st Class Seat
$13 - $19
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi'an North
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $180
Business Class Seat
$280 - $340
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Xi'an
Ave. Duration
19 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$25 - $29
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$75 - $85
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
Bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
shanghaiairport.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South Bus Station to Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Road Transport Administration of Shaanxi Province
Website
sxsjttygj.gov.cn
Bus from Hangzhou to Xi'an East Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
sxsjttygj.gov.cn

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