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There are 7 ways to get from Shantou to Putian by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Golden Gulf Hotel to Chaoshan Station Express Bus East Line 2
  2. Take the train from Chaoshan to Putian Shenzhen North-Fuzhou South / ...

$25 - $46

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Bus, train via Yunxiao  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Golden Gulf Hotel to Chaoshan Station
  2. Take the train from Chaoshan to Yunxiao
  3. Take the train from Yunxiao to Putian

$28 - $39

Drive  •  4h 10m

  1. Drive from Shantou to Putian 253.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Shantou to Fuzhou, bus  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Shantou (SWA) to Fuzhou (FOC) SWA - FOC
  2. Take the bus from Fuzhou Airport to Putian

$31 - $181

Fly Shantou to Xiamen, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Shantou (SWA) to Xiamen (XMN) SWA - XMN
  2. Take the train from Xiamen North to Putian

$61 - $284

Fly Shantou to Quanzhou, train  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Shantou (SWA) to Quanzhou (JJN) SWA - JJN
  2. Take the train from Jinjiang to Putian

$92 - $196

Train to Xiamen, fly to Fuzhou, bus  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the train from Chaoshan to Xiamen North
  2. Fly from Xiamen (XMN) to Fuzhou (FOC) XMN - FOC
  3. Take the bus from Fuzhou Airport to Putian

$82 - $399

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The cheapest way to get from Shantou to Putian is to bus and train which costs ¥190 - ¥270 and takes 5h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Shantou to Putian is to drive which costs ¥250 - ¥370 and takes 4h 10m.

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The distance between Shantou and Putian is 327 km. The road distance is 405.4 km.

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The best way to get from Shantou to Putian without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 56m and costs ¥170 - ¥320.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Shantou to Putian, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shantou Airport to Fuzhou Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shantou to Putian is 405 km. It takes approximately 4h 10m to drive from Shantou to Putian.

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Fuzhou Airlines offers flights from Shantou Airport to Fuzhou Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Putian. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Shantou to Shantou Airport is to bus which takes 13m and costs ¥20.

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  • Distance: 204.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 56m

What companies run services between Shantou, China and Putian, China?

There is no direct connection from Shantou to Putian. However, you can take the bus to Chaoshan Station, take the walk to Chaoshan, take the train to Putian, then take the taxi to Putian. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Shantou to Putian via Chaoshan Station, Chaoshan, Yunxiao, and Putian in around 5h 19m.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Sanya
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Nanning
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Xiamen to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Hefei
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Hefei
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Changsha
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Hebei
Website
hbhk.com.cn
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Xiamen to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Fuzhou Airlines
Website
Flights from Shantou to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $170
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shantou to Xiamen via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Shantou to Quanzhou via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Chaoshan to Putian
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $23
1st Class Seat
$21 - $35
Train from Chaoshan to Yunxiao
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $8
Train from Yunxiao to Putian
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $18
1st Class Seat
$16 - $23
Train from Xiamen North to Putian
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$8 - $12
1st Class Seat
$8 - $13
Train from Jinjiang to Putian
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $9
1st Class Seat
$5 - $9
Train from Chaoshan to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $15
1st Class Seat
$12 - $19
China Railways G-Class
Train from Chaoshan Station to Putian
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $31
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$27 - $31
1st Class Seat
$43 - $49
Business Class Seat
$85 - $100
Train from Xiamen North to Putian
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $17
1st Class Seat
$22 - $25
Business Class Seat
$45 - $55
Train from Jinjiang to Putian
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $14
1st Class Seat
$17 - $20
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Chaoshan Station to Xiamen North Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$18 - $22
1st Class Seat
$29 - $33
Business Class Seat
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Travel China Guide
Phone
(+86)29 85236688
Website
travelchinaguide.com
Bus from Golden Gulf Hotel to Chaoshan Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
Fuzhou Airport Transfer
Phone
0591-96363
Website
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Bus from Fuzhou Airport to Putian
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
fuzhouairport.com.cn

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