There are 8 ways to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan by train, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shaoguan Shanghai-Guangzhou

$123 - $144

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Drive  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Danxia Shan 768.5 miles

$110 - $160

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou, taxi  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Ganzhou (KOW) SHA - KOW
  2. Take a taxi from Ganzhou to Danxia Shan

$161 - $651

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Guangzhou (CAN) SHA - CAN
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou North to Shaoguan

$141 - $323

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Guangzhou (CAN) PVG - CAN
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou North to Shaoguan

$149 - $451

Train to Hangzhou, fly to Ganzhou, taxi  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  2. Fly from Hangzhou (HGH) to Ganzhou (KOW) HGH - KOW
  3. Take a taxi from Ganzhou to Danxia Shan

$173 - $487

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Ganzhou, taxi  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Ganzhou (KOW) PVG - KOW
  2. Take a taxi from Ganzhou to Danxia Shan

$179 - $709

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Changsha (CSX) SHA - CSX
  2. Take the train from Changsha South to Shaoguan

$135 - $406

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan is to train which costs ¥800 - ¥1000 and takes 9 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan is to fly and taxi which costs ¥1100 - ¥4500 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Danxia Shan is 1023 km. The road distance is 1229.6 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan without a car is to train which takes 9 h 29 min and costs ¥800 - ¥1000.

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It takes approximately 9 h 29 min to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Ganzhou Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Danxia Shan is 1230 km. It takes approximately 12 h 37 min to drive from Shanghai to Danxia Shan.

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China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Ganzhou Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Danxia Shan. Prices start at $100 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 17 min and costs ¥3 - ¥5.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan.
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  • Distance: 639.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 29 min

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Danxia Shan, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Danxia Shan twice daily. Tickets cost $95 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 16 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Yichang
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Sanya
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Yichang
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Sanya
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Hangzhou to Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Chengdu
Website
chengduair.cc
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$95 - $110
1st Class Seat
$160 - $180
Business Class Seat
$300 - $350
Train from Guangzhou North to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$17 - $20
1st Class Seat
$26 - $30
Business Class Seat
$50 - $65
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $18
1st Class Seat
$24 - $27
Business Class Seat
$45 - $60
Train from Changsha South to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $36
1st Class Seat
$50 - $60
Business Class Seat
$95 - $120
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Other operators
Taxi from Ganzhou to Danxia Shan
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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