There are 11 ways to get from Shanghai to Zhangzhou by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Xiamen (XMN) SHA - XMN
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Fujian Zhangzhou

$74 - $162

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Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Zhangzhou Shanghai-Shenzhen

$51 - $73

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Fly Shanghai Pudong to Xiamen, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Xiamen (XMN) PVG - XMN
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Fujian Zhangzhou

$87 - $180

Fly Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Quanzhou (JJN) SHA - JJN
  2. Take the train from Jinjiang to Zhangzhou

$138 - $267

Train to Hangzhou, fly to Xiamen, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  2. Fly from Hangzhou (HGH) to Xiamen (XMN) HGH - XMN
  3. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Fujian Zhangzhou

$77 - $258

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Quanzhou, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Quanzhou (JJN) PVG - JJN
  2. Take the train from Jinjiang to Zhangzhou

$116 - $325

Train to Wuxi, fly to Xiamen, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Wuxi
  2. Fly from Wuxi (WUX) to Xiamen (XMN) WUX - XMN
  3. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Fujian Zhangzhou

$104 - $338

Train China Railways G-Class  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiaxing South
  2. Take the train from Jiaxing South to Xiamen North
  3. Take the train from Xiamen North Station to Zhangzhou

$81 - $107

Train #2  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Songjiang South to Zhangzhou D3131

$60 - $84

Bus  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
  2. Take the bus from Dinghai to Xiamen
  3. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Fujian Zhangzhou

$74 - $76

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Zhangzhou 656.3 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shanghai and Zhangzhou is 834 km. The road distance is 1050.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Zhangzhou without a car is to train which takes 8 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Shanghai to Zhangzhou, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Zhangzhou is to train which takes 8 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Xiamen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Zhangzhou is 1050 km. It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to drive from Shanghai to Zhangzhou.

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Shandong Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Xiamen Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Zhangzhou. Prices start at $21 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 Zhangzhou.
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  • Distance: 521.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Shanghai to Zhangzhou via Shanghai Hongqiao, Jiaxing South, Jiaxing South, Xiamen North, Xiamen North Station, and Zhangzhou in around 8 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shanghai to Zhangzhou via Dinghai, Xiamen, and Xiamen Hubinnan in around 18 h 19 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Hangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Wuxi to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Hangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Hangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Hangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Wuxi to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Wuxi to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Jinjiang to Zhangzhou
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $8
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiaxing South
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $8
Train from Xiamen North Station to Zhangzhou
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$4 - $6
1st Class Seat
$2 - $4
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Zhangzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$45 - $65
1st Class Seat
$70 - $100
Train from Songjiang South to Zhangzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $70
1st Class Seat
$70 - $110
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $18
1st Class Seat
$24 - $27
Business Class Seat
$45 - $60
Train from Shanghai to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$21 - $24
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiaxing South
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $13
1st Class Seat
$16 - $19
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Jiaxing South to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$65 - $80
1st Class Seat
$110 - $130
Business Class Seat
$200 - $240
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $22
Soft Sleeper
$22 - $35
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Fujian Zhangzhou
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai South Station to Dinghai
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Zhoushan Transportation
Bus from Dinghai to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
qiche.114huoche.com

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