There are 11 ways to get from Shanghai to Terracotta Army by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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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Train China Railways G-Class  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Weinan North Station Shanghai-Xi'an

$110 - $134

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Train China Railways K-Class  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Xi'an Shanghai - Xining / ...

$21 - $48

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Train China Railways D-Class  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Xian North Shanghai

$64 - $83

Bus  •  26 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai General to Zhejiang Hangzhou SHhang
  2. Take the bus from Hangzhou to Xi'an East Bus Station

$70

Drive  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Terracotta Army 845.8 miles

$120 - $180

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao, line 306 bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Xi An (XIY) SHA - XIY
  2. Take the line 306 bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors

$75 - $226

Fly from Shanghai Pudong, line 306 bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Xi An (XIY) PVG - XIY
  2. Take the line 306 bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors

$78 - $224

Train to Wuxi, fly, line 306 bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Wuxi
  2. Fly from Wuxi (WUX) to Xi An (XIY) WUX - XIY
  3. Take the line 306 bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors

$80 - $222

Bus to Nantong, fly, line 306 bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
  2. Fly from Nantong (NTG) to Xi An (XIY) NTG - XIY
  3. Take the line 306 bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors

$143 - $406

Line 10 subway, train to Hangzhou, fly, line 306 bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 10 subway from South Shaanxi Road Station to Shanghai Hongqiao
  2. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  3. Fly from Hangzhou (HGH) to Xi An (XIY) HGH - XIY
  4. Take the line 306 bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors

$83 - $227

Train to Nanjing, fly, line 306 bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Nanjing South
  2. Fly from Nanjing (NKG) to Xi An (XIY) NKG - XIY
  3. Take the line 306 bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors

$111 - $367

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The distance between Shanghai and Terracotta Army is 1191 km. The road distance is 1353.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Terracotta Army without a car is to train which takes 9 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to get from Shanghai to Terracotta Army, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Terracotta Army is to train which takes 9 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 33 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Xi An Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Terracotta Army is 1353 km. It takes approximately 13 h 39 min to drive from Shanghai to Terracotta Army.

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Spring Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Juneyao Airlines and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Xi An Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Terracotta Army. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Terracotta Army.
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  • Distance: 744.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 3 min

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Terracotta Army, China?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Terracotta Army once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Terracotta Army via Zhejiang Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Xi'an East Bus Station, Fangzhicheng, Wulukou, Xi'an Train Station, and Terracotta Warriors in around 26 h 33 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Wuxi to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Wuxi to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Wuxi to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Nantong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xi An
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Wuxi to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Nanjing to Xi An
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Hangzhou to Xi An via Qingdao
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Weinan North Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$90 - $110
1st Class Seat
$150 - $170
Business Class Seat
$280 - $330
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 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 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
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Xian North
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$60 - $80
1st Class Seat
$90 - $130
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
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Xi'an
Ave. Duration
19 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$25 - $29
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $55
Soft Sleeper
$75 - $85
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
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Xi'an
Ave. Duration
15 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$21 - $30
Hard Sleeper
$45 - $65
Soft Sleeper
$70 - $95
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shanghai Station to Xi'an Train Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$19 - $28
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $50
Soft Sleeper
$60 - $80
Shanghai Metro
Website
shmetro.com
Subway from South Shaanxi Road Station to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
service.shmetro.com
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai General to Zhejiang Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
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
Road Transport Administration of Shaanxi Province
Website
sxsjttygj.gov.cn
Bus from Hangzhou to Xi'an East Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
sxsjttygj.gov.cn
Xian Public Transport
Website
xagj.com.cn
Bus from Xi'an Train Station to Terracotta Warriors
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
xagj.com.cn

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