There are 11 ways to get from Shanghai to Hainan by plane, bus, subway, train, taxi, car or car ferry

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 Hongqiao to Haikou  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Haikou (HAK) SHA - HAK

$252 - $1,402

Cheapest option

Train via Wuchang  •  34 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Suzhou
  2. Take the train from Suzhou to Wuchang
  3. Take the train from Wuchang to Guangzhou
  4. Take the train from Guangzhou Station to Haikou

$108 - $159

9 alternative options

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Haikou  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Haikou (HAK) PVG - HAK

$130 - $760

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya, bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Sanya (SYX) SHA - SYX
  2. Take the bus from Sanya to Danzhou Nada

$145 - $815

Line 2 subway, train to Hangzhou, fly to Haikou  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Jingan Temple to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  3. Fly from Hangzhou (HGH) to Haikou (HAK) HGH - HAK

$134 - $978

Train to Changzhou, fly to Haikou  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Changzhou train station
  2. Fly from Changzhou (CZX) to Haikou (HAK) CZX - HAK

$230 - $872

Train China Railways D-Class, bus, taxi  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen North
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Humen G75
  3. Take the bus from Humen to Guangzhou Luochongwei
  4. Take the bus from Guangzhou Luochongwei to Guangdong Haikou
  5. Take a taxi from Guangdong Haikou to Jinjiang

$175 - $222

Train  •  24 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou South Shanghai-Guangzhou
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou Station to Haikou

$153 - $212

Bus, taxi  •  30 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Nanjing
  2. Take the bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
  3. Take the bus from Guangzhou to Haikou Xiuying Port
  4. Take a taxi from Haikou to Jinjiang

$171 - $188

Train MTR Intercity, bus, taxi  •  34 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Station to Hung Hom Station
  2. Take the bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
  3. Take a taxi from Haikou to Jinjiang

$224 - $281

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Hai'an Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Hainan is to train which costs ¥700 - ¥1100 and takes 34 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Hainan is to fly which costs ¥1700 - ¥10000 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Hainan is 1734 km.

The best way to get from Shanghai to Hainan without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 23 h 25 min and costs ¥1200 - ¥1600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Shanghai to Hainan, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Hainan is to fly which takes 5 h 38 min and costs ¥1700 - ¥10000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ¥1000 - ¥1500 and takes 24 h 8 min.

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

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

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There are two+ hotels available in Hainan. 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 Hainan.
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  • Distance: 1083.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

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

Shanghai Airlines, China Southern Airlines and four other airlines fly from Shanghai to Xiuying every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shanghai to Jinjiang via Shanghai Hongqiao, Guangzhou South, Gaunghzhou station, Guangzhou Station, Haikou, and Fushanzhen in around 24 h 8 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,000
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
Flights from Changzhou to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,000
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Ji'an
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,900
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,900
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Liuzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,500
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,200
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $4,600
Flights from Changzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Ji'an
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Haikou via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,400
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Changzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,100
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,200
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $4,600
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Meixian
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Fuzhou Airlines
Website
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Haikou via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,800
Chengdu
Website
chengduair.cc
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Hangzhou to Haikou via Ganzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
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 Shanghai to Changzhou train station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $19
1st Class Seat
$24 - $28
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
Train from Shenzhen North to Humen
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $11
1st Class Seat
$13 - $16
Business Class Seat
$30 - $35
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $130
1st Class Seat
$180 - $210
Business Class Seat
$330 - $400
Train from Shanghai to Suzhou
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $13
1st Class Seat
$16 - $19
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
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
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$65 - $95
1st Class Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Suzhou to Wuchang
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $45
1st Class Seat
$45 - $65
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou Station to Haikou
Ave. Duration
12 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $17
Hard Sleeper
$25 - $40
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Wuchang to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$16 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $50
Soft Sleeper
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Trip 8080
Website
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Sanya to Danzhou Nada
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
danzhou.trip8080.com
Bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Humen to Guangzhou Luochongwei
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Luochongwei to Guangdong Haikou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Nanjing
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$57
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou to Haikou Xiuying Port
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
Hainan Harbor & Shipping Holdings
Website
hngh.com.cn
Car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hngh.com.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Guangdong Haikou to Jinjiang
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80

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