There are 7 ways to get from Shanghai to Zhuzhou by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Changsha (CSX) SHA - CSX

$85 - $346

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Train China Railways K-Class  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai South to Zhuzhou K79 / ...

$20 - $24

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Line 2 subway to Shanghai Pudong, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from West Nanjing Road to Longyang Road
  2. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Changsha (CSX) PVG - CSX

$143 - $264

Bus to Nantong, fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
  2. Fly from Nantong (NTG) to Changsha (CSX) NTG - CSX

$83 - $186

Train China Railways G-Class  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha South Shanghai - Changsha 2 / ...

$78 - $93

Bus, train  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai General to Nantong SHnanto
  2. Take the train from Nantong to Zhuzhou K722

$31 - $35

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Zhuzhou 653 miles

$90 - $140

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shanghai South and arriving at Zhuzhou. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 22 min.

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The distance between Shanghai and Zhuzhou is 887 km. The road distance is 1044.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Zhuzhou without a car is to train which takes 8 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Shanghai to Zhuzhou, including transfers.

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Shanghai to Zhuzhou train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, depart from Shanghai South station.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Zhuzhou is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 25 min.

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

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Shanghai to Zhuzhou train services, operated by China Railways K-Class, arrive at Zhuzhou station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Zhuzhou is 1045 km. It takes approximately 10 h 39 min to drive from Shanghai to Zhuzhou.

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Xiamen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Juneyao Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Changsha Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Zhuzhou.
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  • Distance: 554.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

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

Shanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and three other airlines fly from Shanghai to Zhuzhou every 3 hours. Alternatively, China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shanghai to Zhuzhou hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 31 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Djibouti Air
Website
air-djibouti.com
Flights from Nantong to Changsha
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$70 - $85
1st Class Seat
$110 - $140
Business Class Seat
$220 - $260
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai South to Zhuzhou
Ave. Duration
16 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$20 - $24
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $70
Train from Nantong to Zhuzhou
Ave. Duration
18 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$22 - $26
Hard Sleeper
$40 - $50
Soft Sleeper
$65 - $75
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai Zongzhan to Jiangsu Tongzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shanghai General to Nantong
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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There are 37+ hotels available in Zhuzhou. 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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