There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai to Beihai by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Shanghai Pudong to Beihai  •  5 h 29 min

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

$210 - $411

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Train China Railways T-Class  •  31 h 56 min

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

$36 - $77

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Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai  •  7 h 9 min

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

$97 - $553

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning, train  •  8 h 4 min

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

$246 - $672

Train China Railways G-Class  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Nanning East Shanghai-Nanning
  2. Take the train from Nanning East to Beihai Dali / ...

$133 - $167

Bus  •  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

$100

Drive  •  20 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Beihai 1263.4 miles

$180 - $270

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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.

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The distance between Shanghai and Beihai is 1638 km. The road distance is 2021.4 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Beihai without a car is to train which takes 15 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Shanghai to Beihai, including transfers.

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Shanghai to Beihai bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Shanghai South station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Beihai is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 8 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 28 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Beihai Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Shanghai to Beihai bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Beihai station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Beihai is 2021 km. It takes approximately 20 h 27 min to drive from Shanghai to Beihai.

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

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Beihai.
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  • Distance: 1023.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

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

China Eastern Airlines, Spring Airlines and two other airlines fly from Shanghai to Beihai every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shanghai to Beihai via Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai Hongqiao Station, and Nanning East in around 15 h 8 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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Guangzhou Baiyun
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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Guangzhou Baiyun
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 5 min
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 Baiyun
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 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Guangzhou Baiyun
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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Guangzhou Baiyun
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 Baiyun
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 45 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 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Beihai
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $400
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Ruili Airlines
Website
rlair.net
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Beihai via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Nanning via Macau
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
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
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Nanning to Beihai
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $17
1st Class Seat
$14 - $21
Train from Nanning East to Beihai
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $16
1st Class Seat
$14 - $20
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Nanning East
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$120 - $150
1st Class Seat
$200 - $230
Business Class Seat
$380 - $450
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shanghai South to Nanning
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$24 - $35
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $60
Soft Sleeper
$75 - $95
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
$16
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Guilin
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guilin to Beihai
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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There are 115+ hotels available in Beihai. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport is to line 10 subway which takes 18 min and costs .

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