There are 8 ways to get from Shanghai to Beihai by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Beihai  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Beihai (BHY) PVG - BHY

$211 - $411

Cheapest option

Train China Railways  •  30 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai South to Nanning T381 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Beihai G530 / ...

$48 - $66

6 alternative options

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Beihai (BHY) SHA - BHY

$163 - $853

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Nanning (NNG) SHA - NNG
  2. Take the train from Nanning to Beihai

$174 - $877

Train via Changsha South  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha South G1373 / ...
  2. Take the train from Changsha South to Beihai G529

$141 - $196

Bus China Bus Guide  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South to Jiangsu Nanjing
  2. Take the bus from Nanjing to Guilin
  3. Take the bus from Guilin to Beihai

$111

Bus Guizhou Transportation  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Beihai

$172 - $246

Drive  •  20 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Beihai 1263.4 miles

$180 - $270

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Beihai, China?

China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines and two other airlines fly from Shanghai to Beihai every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shanghai to Beihai via Hongqiao Airport - T2, Shanghai Hongqiao, and Changsha South in around 14 h 21 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Xi An
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Wuyishan
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Beijing
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $400
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Nanning to Beihai
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$19 - $22
1st Class Seat
$30 - $34
Business Class Seat
$60 - $70
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$70 - $85
1st Class Seat
$110 - $140
Business Class Seat
$220 - $260
Train from Changsha South to Beihai
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$70 - $85
1st Class Seat
$120 - $140
Business Class Seat
$220 - $270
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shanghai South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South to Jiangsu Nanjing
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Guilin
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guilin to Beihai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Shanghai South to Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation
Bus from Guizhou Jinyang Bus Station to Beihai
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
Book at
Guizhou Transportation

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shanghai to Beihai?

The distance between Shanghai and Beihai is 1638 km. The road distance is 2021 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Beihai?

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Beihai is to train which costs ¥290 - ¥420 and takes 30 h 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shanghai to Beihai?

The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Beihai is to fly which takes 5 h 32 min and costs ¥1300 - ¥2600.

Is there a direct train between Shanghai and Beihai?

No, there is no direct train from Shanghai to Beihai. However, there are services departing from Shanghai South and arriving at Beihai via Nanning. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 19 min.

Is there a direct bus between Shanghai and Beihai?

No, there is no direct bus from Shanghai to Beihai. However, there are services departing from Shanghai South and arriving at Beihai via Nanjing and Guilin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Shanghai to Beihai?

It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Shanghai to Beihai, including transfers.