There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai to Nagasaki by plane, train, subway, car ferry, car, night bus or bus

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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Fly to Fukuoka, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Fukuoka (FUK) PVG - FUK
  2. Take the train from Hakata to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)

$204 - $606

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Line 2 subway, fly to Nagasaki  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from West Nanjing Road to Longyang Road
  2. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Nagasaki (NGS) PVG - NGS

$166 - $667

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Fly to Saga, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Saga (HSG) PVG - HSG
  2. Take the train from Saga to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)

$184 - $394

Fly to Amakusa, car ferry, drive  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Amakusa (AXJ) PVG - AXJ
  2. Take the car ferry from Oniike to Kuchinotsu
  3. Drive from Kuchinotsu to Nagasaki

$250 - $776

Carferry, train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the carferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  2. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Hakata
  3. Take the train from Hakata to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)

$368 - $488

Carferry, train via Shin-Tosu  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the carferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
  2. Take the train from Shin-Kobe to Shin-Tosu
  3. Take the train from Shin-Tosu to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)

$373 - $493

Car ferry, nightbus, bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
  2. Take the nightbus from Umeda-eki to Hakata Station
  3. Take the bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Nagasaki

$274 - $351

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shanghai and Nagasaki is 812 km.

The best way to get from Shanghai to Nagasaki without a car is to carferry and train which takes 2 days 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Shanghai to Nagasaki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Fukuoka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Nagasaki is 1 h ahead of Shanghai. It is currently 10:58 AM in Shanghai and 11:58 AM in Nagasaki.

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

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There are 87+ hotels available in Nagasaki. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Nagasaki.
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  • Distance: 507.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Nagasaki, Japan?

There is no direct connection from Shanghai to Nagasaki. However, you can take the line 2 subway to Longyang Road, take the Maglev to Pudong International Airport, take the walk to Shanghai Pudong airport, fly to Fukuoka, take the walk to 福岡空港2番ホーム, take the subway to 博多2番ホーム, take the walk to Hakata, then take the train to Nagasaki. Alternatively, you can take the line 2 subway to Longyang Road, take the Maglev to Pudong International Airport, take the walk to Shanghai Pudong airport, fly to Nagasaki, take the walk to Nagasaki Airport, then take the bus to Nagasaki.

Airlines
Amakusa Airlines
Website
amx.co.jp
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Amakusa via Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Amakusa via Incheon, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Amakusa via Tokyo Haneda, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Amakusa via Gimhae, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Amakusa via Matsuyama, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Amakusa via Osaka Kansai, Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fukuoka via Gimhae
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Saga
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Train operators
Japan Railways Limited Express
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Hakata to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Saga to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Tosu to Nagasaki(Nagasaki)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Shin-Kobe to Hakata
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$100 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $150
Green seat
$150 - $210
Train from Shin-Kobe to Shin-Tosu
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$110 - $150
Reserved seat
$120 - $160
Green seat
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Willer Travel
Website
willerexpress.com
Night bus from Umeda-eki to Hakata Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
willerexpress.com
Nishitetsu
Website
nishitetsu.jp
Bus from Hakata Bus Terminal to Nagasaki
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
nishitetsu.ne.jp.e.xk.hp.transer.com
Ferry operators
Shimatetsu Group
Phone
0957(62)2232
Website
shimatetsu.co.jp
Car ferry from Oniike to Kuchinotsu
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
shimatetsu.co.jp
Xin Jian Zhen
Website
shinganjin.com
Car ferry from Shanghai to Kobe Port Terminal
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
shinganjin.com
2nd Class B
$179
1st Class
$223
Special Class
$357
VIP
$892
Shanghai Ferry Company
Website
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
Car ferry from Shanghai to Osaka
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
shanghai-ferry.co.jp
2nd Class B
$179
1st Class
$223
Special Class
$357
VIP
$892

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