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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Chaoshan to Zhuhai G6340 / ...

$50 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Shantou to Zhuhai Gongbei

$27

4 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Chaoshan to Shenzhen North Xiamen-Shenzhen 1 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Shekou to Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal

$63 - $89

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Shantou to Macau 301.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Zhuhai  •  3 h 56 min

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

$51 - $267

Fly to Guangzhou, line 2 subway, train  •  5 h 55 min

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

$50 - $575

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shantou to Macau is to bus which costs ¥180 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Shantou to Macau is to fly which costs ¥340 - ¥1900 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Shantou to Macau, including transfers.

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

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What companies run services between Shantou, China and Macau?

China Railways G-Class operates a train from Shantou to Macau twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shantou to Macau every 3 hours. Tickets cost $27 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shantou to Guangzhou
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 to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$60 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $140
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Chaoshan to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $27
Train from Nantou to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $8
1st Class Seat
$5 - $7
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Shantou to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Ferry operators
Hong Kong TurboJET
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Shekou to Macau Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk

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