There are 8 ways to get from Shanghai to Xuzhou by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Shanghai Hongqiao  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xuzhou East G1866

$41 - $51

Cheapest option

Train China Railways D-Class  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Xuzhou Shanghai

$37 - $48

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xuzhou East G7589

$46 - $66

Bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South to Xinpu
  2. Take the bus from Lianyungang to Xuzhou Zongzhan

$44 - $46

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Xuzhou 365.8 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Lianyungang, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Lianyungang (LYG) SHA - LYG
  2. Take the bus from Lianyungang to Xuzhou Zongzhan

$77 - $244

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Lianyungang, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Lianyungang (LYG) PVG - LYG
  2. Take the bus from Lianyungang to Xuzhou Zongzhan

$115 - $282

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Jining, taxi, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Jining (JNG) PVG - JNG
  2. Take a taxi from Jining North Bus Station to Qufu East
  3. Take the train from Qufu East to Xuzhou East

$126 - $365

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shanghai and Xuzhou is 512 km. The road distance is 585.2 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Xuzhou without a car is to train which takes 4 h 59 min and costs .

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

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Xuzhou is to train which takes 4 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 12 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Xuzhou is 585 km. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Shanghai to Xuzhou.

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Shanghai Airlines offers flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Lianyungang Airport.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Xuzhou. Prices start at $20 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 Xuzhou.
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  • Distance: 320.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Xuzhou once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Xuzhou via Xinpu, Lianyungang, and Xuzhou Zongzhan in around 10 h 12 min.

Airlines
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Lianyungang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Lianyungang
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Jining
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xuzhou East
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$40 - $50
1st Class Seat
$70 - $80
Business Class Seat
$130 - $160
Train from Qufu East to Xuzhou East
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $18
1st Class Seat
$23 - $26
Business Class Seat
$45 - $55
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Xuzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$28 - $40
1st Class Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South to Xinpu
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Lianyungang to Xuzhou Zongzhan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jining North Bus Station to Qufu East
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26

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