There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train China Railways D-Class  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou South Shanghai-Shenzhen / ...

$27 - $36

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Train China Railways G-Class  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou South G7587

$41 - $56

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai General to Wenzhou

$28

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Wenzhou 282.6 miles

$40 - $60

Line 2 subway to Shanghai Pudong, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from West Nanjing Road to Longyang Road
  2. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Wenzhou (WNZ) PVG - WNZ

$62 - $272

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Wenzhou (WNZ) SHA - WNZ

$59 - $484

Bus to Nantong, fly  •  5 h 35 min

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

$66 - $364

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou is to bus which costs ¥190 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou is to fly which costs ¥400 - ¥3300 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shanghai General and arriving at Wenzhou. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Shanghai and Wenzhou is 366 km. The road distance is 452.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou without a car is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs ¥180 - ¥250.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou, including transfers.

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Shanghai to Wenzhou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Shanghai General station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs ¥180 - ¥250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ¥190 and takes 7 h, you could also fly, which costs ¥400 - ¥3300 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Wenzhou Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Shanghai to Wenzhou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Wenzhou station.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Wenzhou.
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  • Distance: 229 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Wenzhou every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shanghai to Wenzhou every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Hebei
Website
hbhk.com.cn
Flights from Nantong to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou South
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$26 - $35
1st Class Seat
$35 - $50
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Wenzhou South
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $50
1st Class Seat
$65 - $80
Business Class Seat
$130 - $150
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai General to Wenzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
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

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