There are 12 ways to get from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) by plane, train, bus, 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 from Shanghai Hongqiao  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Sanya (SYX) SHA - SYX

$130 - $801

Cheapest option

Train via Wuchang  •  36 h 13 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
  5. Take the train from Haikou to Sanya Airport

$78 - $126

10 alternative options

Fly from Shanghai Pudong  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Sanya (SYX) PVG - SYX

$138 - $1,209

Train to Hangzhou, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  2. Fly from Hangzhou (HGH) to Sanya (SYX) HGH - SYX

$103 - $322

Bus to Nantong, fly  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
  2. Fly from Nantong (NTG) to Sanya (SYX) NTG - SYX

$188 - $871

Train to Wuxi, fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Wuxi
  2. Fly from Wuxi (WUX) to Sanya (SYX) WUX - SYX

$225 - $867

Train to Nanjing, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Nanjing South
  2. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Sanya (SYX) NKG - SYX

$236 - $932

Train  •  26 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou Station to Haikou
  3. Take the train from Haikou to Sanya Airport

$128 - $179

Train China Railways G-Class, bus  •  27 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Guilin Station Shanghai-Nanning
  2. Take the bus from Guilin to Sanya

$162 - $182

Train, bus Trip 8080  •  39 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai South to Changsha station Shanghai / ...
  2. Take the bus from Changsha to Sanya

$89 - $95

Bus  •  40 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Henfeng Road Bus station to Nanjing
  2. Take the bus from Nanjing to Hefei General
  3. Take the bus from Hefei to Sanya

$109

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Hai'an Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Hai'an Port to Haikou Port
  3. Drive from Haikou Port to Sanya Airport (SYX)

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No, there is no direct bus from Shanghai station to Sanya Airport (SYX). However, there are services departing from Shanghai Henfeng Road Bus station and arriving at Sanya Phoenix Airport via Nanjing, Hefei and Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX). However, there are services departing from Shanghai and arriving at Sanya Airport via Suzhou, Wuchang, Guangzhou Station and Haikou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 13 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Sanya Airport (SYX) is 1879 km.

The best way to get from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) without a car is to train which takes 26 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX), including transfers.

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Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) bus services, operated by PiaoJia CN, arrive at Shanghai Henfeng Road Bus station.

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Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Shanghai station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 26 h 43 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 40 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Sanya Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 10 min.

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Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) bus services, operated by Trip 8080, arrive at Sanya station.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX).
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  • Distance: 1174.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Sanya Airport (SYX), China?

Juneyao Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and four other airlines fly from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) via Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai Hongqiao Station, Guangzhou South, Gaunghzhou station, Guangzhou Station, and Haikou in around 26 h 43 min.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 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 Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Shantou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
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 Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Shantou
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,900
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,200
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,200
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,900
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Nantong to Sanya via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,600
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,900
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya via Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,400
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Wuxi to Sanya via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Nanjing to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Sanya
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from Hangzhou to Sanya via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $18
1st Class Seat
$24 - $27
Business Class Seat
$45 - $60
Train from Shanghai to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$21 - $24
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Shanghai to Nanjing South
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $29
1st Class Seat
$39 - $45
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 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 Hongqiao Station to Guilin Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$100 - $120
1st Class Seat
$160 - $190
Business Class Seat
$310 - $370
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 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Train from Haikou to Sanya Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $23
1st Class Seat
$21 - $35
Train from Shanghai to Suzhou
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $8
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 K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $22
Soft Sleeper
$22 - $35
Train from Shanghai to Suzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$6 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$13 - $21
Soft Sleeper
$20 - $35
Train from Wuchang Station to Guangzhou Train Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$19 - $23
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $70
Train from Shanghai South to Changsha station
Ave. Duration
14 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$20 - $25
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$60 - $70
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
$24 - $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
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guilin to Sanya
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing to Hefei General
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Trip 8080
Website
sanya.trip8080.com
Bus from Changsha to Sanya
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
sanya.trip8080.com
Bus from Hefei to Sanya
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$87
Schedules at
sanya.trip8080.com
PiaoJia CN
Website
piaojia.cn
Bus from Shanghai Henfeng Road Bus station to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
piaojia.cn
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

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Shanghai to Sanya Airport (SYX) train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Sanya Airport station.

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Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Juneyao Airlines and China Southern Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Sanya Airport.

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There are 510+ hotels available in Sanya Airport (SYX). Prices start at $22 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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