There are 4 ways to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 57 min

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

$30 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai General to Yangzhou SHyzhou

$14

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Yangzhou 174.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Nanjing (NKG) PVG - NKG
  2. Take the bus from Nanjing Airport to Nanjing station
  3. Take the bus from Nanjing East to Yangzhou

$78 - $328

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou is to bus which costs ¥93 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou is to drive which costs ¥160 - ¥250 and takes 2 h 50 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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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Shanghai to Yangzhou, including transfers.

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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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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.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai to Nanjing
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $28
1st Class Seat
$38 - $43
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
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
Airports China
Bus from Nanjing Airport to Nanjing station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
airports-china.com

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