There are 6 ways to get from Shanghai to Lishui by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Lishui Nanjing / ...

$31 - $36

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Train via Jiaxing South  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiaxing South Shanghai / ...
  2. Take the train from Jiaxing South to Lishui G7335

$32 - $44

Bus  •  7 h 58 min

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

$42

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Lishui 257.9 miles

$35 - $55

Line 2 subway to Shanghai Pudong, fly, train  •  5 h 4 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

$83 - $300

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Wenzhou (WNZ) SHA - WNZ
  2. Take the train from Wenzhou South to Lishui

$80 - $512

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shanghai station to Lishui. However, there are services departing from Shanghai South Station and arriving at Lishui via Dinghai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Lishui is 341 km. The road distance is 412.6 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Lishui without a car is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Shanghai to Lishui, including transfers.

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Shanghai to Lishui bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Shanghai South Station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Lishui is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Wenzhou Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Lishui is 413 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Shanghai to Lishui.

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Air China, China Eastern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Wenzhou Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Lishui.
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  • Distance: 213.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Lishui every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Lishui via Dinghai in around 7 h 58 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 Station to Lishui
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $35
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$95 - $110
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiaxing South
Ave. Duration
30 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
Train from Jiaxing South to Lishui
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$25 - $30
1st Class Seat
$41 - $46
Business Class Seat
$80 - $95
Train from Wenzhou South to Lishui
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $14
1st Class Seat
$17 - $19
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiaxing South
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $8
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dinghai to Lishui
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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There are 16+ hotels available in Lishui. 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 .

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