There are 6 ways to get from Shantou to Macau by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Chaoshan Station to Zhuhai Chaoshan-Zhuhai

$38 - $48

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Shantou to Zhuhai Gongbei

$26

4 alternative options

Bus via Zhuhai Golden Bay International Airport  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Shantou to Zhuhai Jida
  2. Take the bus from Jiuzhou City to Zhuhai Golden Bay International Airport

$30 - $34

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Shantou to Macau 301.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Zhuhai  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Shantou (SWA) to Zhuhai (ZUH) SWA - ZUH

$50 - $267

Fly to Guangzhou Baiyun, line 2 subway, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Shantou (SWA) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) SWA - CAN
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Jiahewanggang to Guangzhou South
  3. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai

$47 - $570

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shantou and arriving at Zhuhai Gongbei. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Shantou and Macau is 350 km. The road distance is 481.9 km.

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The best way to get from Shantou to Macau without a car is to train which takes 6 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Shantou to Macau, including transfers.

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Shantou to Macau bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Shantou station.

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The best way to get from Shantou to Macau is to train which takes 6 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Shantou Airport to Zhuhai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Shantou to Macau bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Zhuhai Gongbei station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shantou to Macau is 482 km. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Shantou to Macau.

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Shanghai Airlines offers flights from Shantou Airport to Zhuhai Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shantou to Macau.
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  • Distance: 218.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Shantou, China and Macau?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shantou to Macau once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shantou to Macau 5 times a day. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shantou to Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shantou to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Chaoshan Station to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$60 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $140
Train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
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2nd Class Seat
$7 - $10
1st Class Seat
$7 - $10
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shantou to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shantou to Zhuhai Jida
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Zhuhai Airport Bus
Website
zhairport.com
Bus from Jiuzhou City to Zhuhai Golden Bay International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
zhairport.com

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The best way to get from Shantou to Shantou Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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