There are 10 ways to get from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan by train, bus, car or plane

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Train China Railways G-Class  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Kunshan South Shanghai-Nanjing / ...
  2. Take the train from Kunshan South to Shanhaiguan Station Shanghai Hongqiao

$99 - $120

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Train China Railways K-Class  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Station to Shanhaiguan (Station) Shanghai - Jilin

$27 - $31

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Bus  •  26 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Hutie Terminal to Jianshejie Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Dalian Jianshejie Bus terminal to Shanhaiguan

$90

Drive  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan 819.4 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Tianjin (TSN) SHA - TSN
  2. Take the train from Tianjin West to Shanhaiguan

$96 - $301

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Dalian, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Dalian (DLC) PVG - DLC
  2. Take the train from Dalian to Shanhaiguan

$199 - $360

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Tangshan, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Tangshan (TVS) PVG - TVS
  2. Take the train from Tangshan to Shanhaiguan

$144 - $592

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Jinzhou, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Jinzhou (JNZ) PVG - JNZ
  2. Take the train from Jinzhou South to Shanhaiguan

$138 - $591

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Tianjin (TSN) PVG - TSN
  2. Take the train from Tianjin West to Shanhaiguan

$104 - $299

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Bagan, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Bagan (BPE) PVG - BPE
  2. Take the train from Changli to Luanxian
  3. Take the train from Luanxian to Shanhaiguan

$253 - $747

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No, there is no direct bus from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan. However, there are services departing from Shanghai Hutie Terminal and arriving at Shanhaiguan via Dalian Jianshejie Bus terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shanghai Station station and arriving at Shanhaiguan (Station) station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 47 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Shanhaiguan is 988 km. The road distance is 1311 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan without a car is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan, including transfers.

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Shanghai to Shanhaiguan bus services, operated by Dalian Bus, depart from Shanghai Hutie Terminal station.

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Shanghai to Shanhaiguan train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Shanghai station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Tianjin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Shanghai to Shanhaiguan bus services, operated by Dalian Bus, arrive at Shanhaiguan station.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan.
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  • Distance: 617.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan via Kunshan South in around 8 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan via Jianshejie Terminal and Dalian Jianshejie Bus terminal in around 26 h 10 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dalian
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tangshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jinzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Bagan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dalian
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dalian
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tangshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jinzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Bagan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dalian
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dalian
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Dalian
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin via Cheju
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
China United
Website
flycua.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tianjin
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai to Kunshan South
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $11
1st Class Seat
$13 - $15
Business Class Seat
$28 - $34
Train from Kunshan South to Shanhaiguan Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $180
Business Class Seat
$280 - $340
Train from Tianjin West to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $27
1st Class Seat
$36 - $41
Business Class Seat
$70 - $85
Train from Dalian to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $50
1st Class Seat
$65 - $75
Business Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Tangshan to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $19
1st Class Seat
$24 - $28
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
Train from Jinzhou South to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $19
1st Class Seat
$24 - $28
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Station to Shanhaiguan (Station)
Ave. Duration
22 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$27 - $31
Hard Sleeper
$50 - $60
Soft Sleeper
$80 - $90
Train from Changli to Luanxian
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$5 - $11
Hard Sleeper
$12 - $20
Soft Sleeper
$18 - $30
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Jinzhou South to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$10 - $15
Train from Luanxian to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $10
1st Class Seat
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Dalian Bus
Website
dalianbus.com
Bus from Shanghai Hutie Terminal to Jianshejie Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
dalianbus.com
Bus from Dalian Jianshejie Bus terminal to Shanhaiguan
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
dalianbus.com

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Shanghai to Shanhaiguan train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, arrive at Shanhaiguan Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Shanhaiguan is 1311 km. It takes approximately 13 h 31 min to drive from Shanghai to Shanhaiguan.

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Tianjin Airlines, China United, Shanghai Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Tianjin Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Shanhaiguan. Prices start at $28 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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