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

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

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Train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Shaoguan Shanghai / ...

$122 - $143

Cheapest option

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen, train  •  8 h 18 min

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

$121 - $341

6 alternative options

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 40 min

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

$160 - $646

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun, train  •  7 h 5 min

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

$144 - $328

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun, train  •  7 h 40 min

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

$152 - $456

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Ganzhou, taxi  •  6 h

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

$178 - $704

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha, train  •  7 h 21 min

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

$134 - $406

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan is to train which costs ¥800 - ¥1000 and takes 8 h 41 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 40 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 8 h 41 min and costs ¥800 - ¥1000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 41 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 5 min.

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

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There are eight+ 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 18 min and costs ¥3 - ¥4.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Danxia Shan.
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  • Distance: 639.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 41 min

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Danxia Shan 3 times a day. Tickets cost $95 - $110 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun via Shantou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun via Yichang
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 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 Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Guangzhou Baiyun via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $19
1st Class Seat
$24 - $28
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
Train from Shenzhen North to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$26 - $30
1st Class Seat
$42 - $47
Business Class Seat
$80 - $95
Train from Changsha South to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $36
1st Class Seat
$50 - $60
Business Class Seat
$95 - $120
Other operators
Taxi from Ganzhou to Danxia Shan
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95

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