There are 6 ways to get from Shenzhen to Jian by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Futian Station to Changsha South
  2. Take the train from Changsha South to Yichun
  3. Take a taxi from Yichun to Jian

$116 - $141

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Train via Shaoguan East  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Futian Station to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shaoguan
  3. Take the train from Shaoguan East to Hengyang
  4. Take the train from Hengyang to Ji'an

$48 - $74

4 alternative options

Train  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen to Dongguan Station
  2. Take the train from Dongguan Station to Hengyang
  3. Take the train from Hengyang to Ji'an

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Jian 372.7 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Ji'an  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen to Guangzhou East Station
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Ji'an (JGS) CAN - JGS

Fly Shenzhen to Nanchang, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Nanchang (KHN) SZX - KHN
  2. Take the train from Nanchang to Ji'an

$80 - $398

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Shenzhen station to Jian. However, there are services departing from Futian Station and arriving at Ji'an via Guangzhou South, Shaoguan East and Hengyang. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 29 min.

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The distance between Shenzhen and Jian is 517 km. The road distance is 596.3 km.

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The best way to get from Shenzhen to Jian without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Shenzhen to Jian, including transfers.

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Shenzhen to Jian train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, arrive at Futian Station.

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The quickest flight from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Ji'an Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Shenzhen to Jian train services, operated by China Railways T-Class, arrive at Ji'an station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shenzhen to Jian is 596 km. It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to drive from Shenzhen to Jian.

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China Southern Airlines offers flights from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Ji'an Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Jian. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shenzhen to Jian.
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  • Distance: 322.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Shenzhen, China and Jian, China?

You can take a train from Shenzhen to Jian via Guangzhou South, Shaoguan, Shaoguan East, and Hengyang in around 12 h 29 min.

Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanchang
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ji'an
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanchang
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Ji'an
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Shenzhen to Nanchang
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Futian Station to Changsha South
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$50 - $60
1st Class Seat
$80 - $95
Business Class Seat
$150 - $190
Train from Changsha South to Yichun
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $19
1st Class Seat
$24 - $28
Business Class Seat
$50 - $60
Train from Futian Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Guangzhou South to Shaoguan
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$19 - $23
1st Class Seat
$31 - $36
Business Class Seat
$60 - $75
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shaoguan East to Hengyang
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$9 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$18 - $26
Soft Sleeper
$28 - $40
Train from Dongguan Station to Hengyang
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$12 - $18
Hard Sleeper
$24 - $35
Soft Sleeper
$35 - $50
Train from Nanchang to Ji'an
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$8 - $14
Hard Sleeper
$16 - $25
Soft Sleeper
$25 - $40
China Railways T-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hengyang to Ji'an
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard/Soft Seat
$7 - $11
Hard Sleeper
$16 - $20
Soft Sleeper
$26 - $35
China Railways C-Class
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Shenzhen to Dongguan Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Train from Shenzhen to Guangzhou East Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Other operators
Taxi from Yichun to Jian
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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