There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuqing D2281
  2. Take the bus from Fuqing to Pingtan Ao'qian Port

$55 - $93

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Wenling
  2. Take the train from Wenling to Fuqing
  3. Take the bus from Fuqing to Pingtan Ao'qian Port

$58 - $68

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Pingtan County 564.8 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Fuzhou (FOC) SHA - FOC
  2. Take the bus from Fuzhou Airport to Pingtan

$82 - $259

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Fuzhou, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Fuzhou (FOC) PVG - FOC
  2. Take the bus from Fuzhou Airport to Pingtan

$100 - $267

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou, train, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Quanzhou (JJN) SHA - JJN
  2. Take the train from Quanzhou to Putian
  3. Take the bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port

$157 - $286

Bus to Nantong, fly to Fuzhou, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
  2. Fly from Nantong (NTG) to Fuzhou (FOC) NTG - FOC
  3. Take the bus from Fuzhou Airport to Pingtan

$71 - $311

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Pingtan County, China?

There is no direct connection from Shanghai to Pingtan County. However, you can take the line 2 subway to Shanghai Hongqiao, take the train to Fuqing, take the bus to Pingtan Ao'qian Port, then take the taxi to Pingtan County. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Shanghai to Pingtan County via Wenling, Fuqing, and Pingtan Ao'qian Port in around 9 h 59 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Fuzhou Airlines
Website
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Nantong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Fuqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $55
1st Class Seat
$60 - $85
Train from Wenling to Fuqing
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$19 - $26
1st Class Seat
$25 - $40
Train from Quanzhou to Putian
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $15
1st Class Seat
$12 - $18
Bus operators
TaiWanDao.tw
Website
haixiahao.com
Bus from Fuqing to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
haixiahao.com
Bus from Putian to Pingtan Ao'qian Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
haixiahao.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Wenling
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Fuzhou Airport Line
Website
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Bus from Fuzhou Airport to Pingtan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
fuzhouairport.com.cn

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shanghai to Pingtan County?

The distance between Shanghai and Pingtan County is 650 km. The road distance is 904 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County?

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County is to bus and train which costs ¥360 - ¥430 and takes 9 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County?

The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 17 min and costs ¥500 - ¥1700.

How long does it take to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County?

It takes approximately 9 h 35 min to get from Shanghai to Pingtan County, including transfers.