There are 5 ways to get from Shanghai to Xianju by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Linhai G7600 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Linhai to Xianju

$45 - $75

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Xianju

$20

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Xianju 235.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Shanghai Pudong, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Wenzhou (WNZ) PVG - WNZ
  2. Take a taxi from Wenzhou to Xianju

$114 - $339

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao, taxi  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Wenzhou (WNZ) SHA - WNZ
  2. Take a taxi from Wenzhou to Xianju

$111 - $551

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Xianju is to bus which costs ¥137 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Xianju is to drive which costs ¥230 - ¥340 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shanghai Zongzhan and arriving at Xianju. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Xianju is 272 km. The road distance is 376.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Xianju without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 59 min and costs ¥300 - ¥550.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Shanghai to Xianju, including transfers.

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Shanghai to Xianju bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Shanghai Zongzhan station.

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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 Xianju bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Xianju station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Xianju is 376 km. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Shanghai to Xianju.

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Air China, China Eastern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Wenzhou Airport.

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The nearest airport to Xianju is Taizhou (HYN) Airport which is 75.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Wenzhou (WNZ) (105.5 km) and Hangzhou (HGH) (156.1 km).

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Xianju.
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  • Distance: 170.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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

China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shanghai to Xianju once daily. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

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
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Linhai
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$20 - $27
1st Class Seat
$27 - $40
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Linhai
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$32 - $38
1st Class Seat
$50 - $60
Business Class Seat
$100 - $120
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Xianju
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Linhai to Xianju
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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