There are 3 ways to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Nanjing Shanghai-Nanjing / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nanjing East to Yangzhou

$30 - $34

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai General to Yangzhou SHyzhou

$14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Yangzhou 174.8 miles

$25 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shanghai General and arriving at Yangzhou. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Yangzhou is 231 km. The road distance is 279.6 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Yangzhou is 280 km. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Shanghai to Yangzhou.

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There are 137+ hotels available in Yangzhou. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 144.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shanghai to Yangzhou hourly. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $28
1st Class Seat
$38 - $44
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $15
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $26
Soft Sleeper
$29 - $40
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanjing East to Yangzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai General to Yangzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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