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

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  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan Shenzhen-Xiamen 2 / ...

$28 - $47

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Futian Station to Humen Shenzhen Futian-Guangzhou South / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dongguan Humen to Shantou

$28 - $30

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shenzhen to Shantou 211.5 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Shantou 211.5 miles

$30 - $45

Train, line 2 subway to Guangzhou, fly to Shantou  •  5 h 19 min

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

$53 - $576

Fly Shenzhen to Xiamen, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Xiamen (XMN) SZX - XMN
  2. Take the bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shantou

$68 - $517

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Shantou is to train and bus which costs ¥190 - ¥210 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shenzhen to Shantou is to train which costs ¥190 - ¥330 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Shenzhen and Shantou is 286 km. The road distance is 338.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Shenzhen to Shantou, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Shenzhen to Shenzhen Airport is to line 1 subway which takes 50 min and costs ¥2 - ¥14.

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Map of how to get from Shenzhen to Shantou.
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  • Distance: 178.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Shenzhen to Shantou hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min. China Railways G-Class also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $27
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $28
1st Class Seat
$39 - $44
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
Train from Futian Station to Humen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $12
1st Class Seat
$14 - $17
Business Class Seat
$32 - $37
Train from Futian Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$20 - $23
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Bus operators
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Dongguan Humen to Shantou
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Xiamen Hubinnan to Guangdong Shantou
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shenzhen to Shantou
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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