There are 10 ways to get from Shenzhen to Putian by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Putian D2285 / ...

$35 - $52

9 alternative options

Bus Viewf  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Shenzhen Nanshan to Putian

$48 - $50

Bus China Bus Guide  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Shenzhen Luohu to Dongguan Nancheng
  2. Take the bus from Dongguan to Guangzhou Jiaokou
  3. Take the bus from Guangzhou Jiaokou to Fujian Putian

$56

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Putian 459.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Shenzhen to Fuzhou, bus  •  6 h 4 min

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

$119 - $311

Fly Shenzhen to Quanzhou, taxi, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Quanzhou (JJN) SZX - JJN
  2. Take a taxi from Quanzhou to Quanzhou
  3. Take the train from Quanzhou to Putian

$93 - $236

Fly Shenzhen to Xiamen, taxi, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Xiamen (XMN) SZX - XMN
  2. Take a taxi from Xiamen to Xiamen North
  3. Take the train from Xiamen North to Putian

$67 - $521

Fly Hong Kong to Quanzhou, taxi, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Quanzhou (JJN) HKG - JJN
  2. Take a taxi from Quanzhou to Quanzhou
  3. Take the train from Quanzhou to Putian

$81 - $259

Fly Hong Kong to Fuzhou, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Fuzhou (FOC) HKG - FOC
  2. Take the bus from Fuzhou Airport to Putian

$137 - $374

Fly Hong Kong to Xiamen, taxi, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Xiamen (XMN) HKG - XMN
  2. Take a taxi from Xiamen to Xiamen North
  3. Take the train from Xiamen North to Putian

$95 - $234

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

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Shenzhen to Putian 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 48 min. Alternatively, Viewf operates a bus from Shenzhen to Putian once daily. Tickets cost $48 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Flights from Hong Kong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Hong Kong to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from Hong Kong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenzhen North to Putian
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $50
1st Class Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Quanzhou to Putian
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$11 - $15
1st Class Seat
$12 - $18
Train from Xiamen North to Putian
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $18
1st Class Seat
$16 - $23
Bus operators
Viewf
Website
viewf.com
Bus from Shenzhen Nanshan to Putian
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
viewf.com
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Shenzhen Luohu to Dongguan Nancheng
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Dongguan to Guangzhou Jiaokou
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangzhou Jiaokou to Fujian Putian
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Fuzhou Airport Line
Website
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Bus from Fuzhou Airport to Putian
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Other operators
Taxi from Quanzhou to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$7 - $9

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shenzhen to Putian?

The distance between Shenzhen and Putian is 596 km. The road distance is 735 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Putian?

The cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Putian is to train which costs ¥220 - ¥330 and takes 6 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shenzhen to Putian?

The quickest way to get from Shenzhen to Putian is to fly and taxi and train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs ¥550 - ¥1500.

Is there a direct bus between Shenzhen and Putian?

No, there is no direct bus from Shenzhen to Putian. However, there are services departing from Shenzhen Luohu and arriving at Fujian Putian via Dongguan and Guangzhou Jiaokou. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Shenzhen to Putian?

It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Shenzhen to Putian, including transfers.