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There are 9 ways to get from Shanghai to Tengchong by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Tengchong (TCZ) PVG - TCZ

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Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong  •  7h 34m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Tengchong (TCZ) SHA - TCZ

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan, taxi  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Baoshan (BSD) PVG - BSD
  2. Take a taxi from Baoshan to Tengchong

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan, taxi  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Baoshan (BSD) SHA - BSD
  2. Take a taxi from Baoshan to Tengchong

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Luxi, taxi  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Luxi (LUM) PVG - LUM
  2. Take a taxi from Luxi to Tengchong

Train, bus via Chengdu  •  28h 54m

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Chengdu East
  2. Take the train from Chengdu East to Kunming
  3. Take the bus from Kunming West to Yunnan Tengchong

Train, bus  •  47h 24m

  1. Take the train from Shanghai South to Kunming Shanghai South
  2. Take the bus from Kunming West to Yunnan Tengchong

Bus, train  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai General to Nantong
  2. Take the train from Nantong to Kunming
  3. Take the bus from Kunming West to Yunnan Tengchong

Drive  •  29h 30m

  1. Drive from Shanghai Station to Tengchong 2941.9 km

Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Tengchong (TCZ) flights

The flight time between Shanghai Pudong (PVG) and Tengchong (TCZ) is around 7h 11m and covers a distance of around 2385 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Services are operated by China Eastern Airlines, Lucky Air Co. Ltd., China Southern Airlines and others. Typically 85 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

85 Weekly Planes
7h 11m Average Duration
¥401 Cheapest Price
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Shanghai → Tengchong
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tengchong is 120.

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The social distance requirement in Tengchong is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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The cost-effective way to get from Shanghai to Tengchong is to fly, which costs ¥480 - ¥750 and takes 5h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Tengchong is to fly which costs ¥480 - ¥750 and takes 5h 52m.

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The distance between Shanghai and Tengchong is 2350 km. The road distance is 2941.9 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Tengchong without a car is to train and bus via Chengdu which takes 28h 54m and costs ¥1200 - ¥2100.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Shanghai to Tengchong, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Tengchong Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Tengchong is 2942 km. It takes approximately 29h 30m to drive from Shanghai to Tengchong.

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Lucky Air Co. Ltd., China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Tengchong Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Tengchong. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport is to line 10 subway which takes 22 min and costs ¥3 - ¥10.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Tengchong.
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  • Distance: 2349.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 52m

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Tengchong, Yunnan Sheng, China?

China Eastern Airlines, Lucky Air Co. Ltd. and five other airlines fly from Shanghai to Tengchong every 2 hours.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥4000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥4100
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥4300
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥8000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥8000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥7500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Lijiang, Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥9500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Luoyang, Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥9000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Taiyuan, Kunming
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2900 - ¥11000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Wuhan, Kunming
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥8000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Changsha, Kunming
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥8000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥3900
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥4000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥7500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2300 - ¥8000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3000 - ¥11000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Luoyang, Kunming
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥9000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Taiyuan, Kunming
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥11000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Wuhan, Kunming
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥7500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥4100
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Xi An
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥7000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2800 - ¥3600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥3500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥7000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥6500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Xi An
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1200 - ¥7000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥3400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥9500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥2700 - ¥9500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Tengchong via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥3500 - ¥8000
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥4400
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥3500
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥4300
Lucky Air Co. Ltd.
Website
luckyair.net
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Tengchong via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥400 - ¥650
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Baoshan via Yichun, Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥750 - ¥1300
Kunming Airlines
Website
airkunming.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Baoshan via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥3500
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Luxi via Tianfu International
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Train from Shanghai to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
12h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥550 - ¥1300
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥550 - ¥800
1st Class
¥900 - ¥1300
China Railways G-Class
Train from Chengdu East to Kunming
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥430 - ¥550
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥430 - ¥550
1st Class Seat
¥750 - ¥900
Business Class Seat
¥1400 - ¥1700
China Railways K-Class
Train from Shanghai South to Kunming
Ave. Duration
35h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥240 - ¥600
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
¥240 - ¥330
Hard sleeper
¥480 - ¥600
Soft sleeper
¥750 - ¥900
Train from Nantong to Kunming
Ave. Duration
38h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥260 - ¥600
Website
Trip.com
Hard Seat
¥260 - ¥350
Hard sleeper
¥500 - ¥600
Soft sleeper
¥750 - ¥950
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shanghai South to Kunming
Ave. Duration
39h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
¥200 - ¥500
Website
Trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
¥200 - ¥300
Hard Sleeper
¥420 - ¥500
Soft Sleeper
¥600 - ¥800
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Email
bus@chinatrainguide.com
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Kunming West to Yunnan Tengchong
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥259
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai General to Nantong
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
¥65
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Baoshan to Tengchong
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Estimated price
¥240 - ¥290

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