There are 3 ways to get from Shanghai to Yancheng by bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Shqinn


2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. 192.5 miles

$27 - $40

Fly  •  2 h 43 min

  1. SHA - YNZ

$35 - $182

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

China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shanghai to Yancheng hourly. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, China Eastern Airlines flies from Shanghai to Yancheng once daily.

China Eastern Airlines
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Yancheng
Ave. Duration
1 h
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $170
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Yancheng
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shanghai and Yancheng is 267 km. The road distance is 308 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Yancheng is to bus which costs ¥120 and takes 3 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Yancheng is to fly which takes 2 h 43 min and costs ¥220 - ¥1200.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shanghai Zongzhan and arriving at Yancheng. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

The bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Yancheng takes 3 h 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.