There are 6 ways to get from Shanghai to Lishui by train, bus, car, subway, 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 via Hongqiao Airport - T2  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Lishui G7349

$31 - $46

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Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Lishui G7330 / ...

$31 - $36

Bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
  2. Take the bus from Dinghai to Lishui

$44

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Lishui 257.9 miles

$35 - $55

Line 2 subway to Shanghai Pudong, fly, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from West Nanjing Road to Longyang Road
  2. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Wenzhou (WNZ) PVG - WNZ
  3. Take the train from Wenzhou South to Lishui

$78 - $294

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao, taxi, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Wenzhou (WNZ) SHA - WNZ
  2. Take a taxi from Air-booking office to Wenzhou South
  3. Take the train from Wenzhou South to Lishui

$75 - $506

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Lishui is to train which costs ¥190 - ¥240 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Lishui is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs ¥190 - ¥300.

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The distance between Shanghai and Lishui is 341 km. The road distance is 413 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Shanghai to Lishui, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shanghai to Lishui. However, there are services departing from Shanghai South Station and arriving at Lishui via Dinghai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 9 min.

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Lishui once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Lishui via Dinghai in around 8 h 9 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Lishui
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $35
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$95 - $110
Train from Wenzhou South to Lishui
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $14
1st Class Seat
$17 - $19
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dinghai to Lishui
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Air-booking office to Wenzhou South
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$6 - $9

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