There are 7 ways to get from Shenzhen to Xiamen by train, bus, car, plane, taxi 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  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Xiamen D2317 / ...

$23 - $37

6 alternative options

Bus China Bus Guide  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangdong Shenzhen to Xiamen Hubin

$40

Bus Qichezhan  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Hong Kong to Xiamen Hubin

$47 - $51

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Xiamen 366.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Shenzhen, taxi  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Xiamen (XMN) SZX - XMN
  2. Take a taxi from Xiamen to Xiamen

$51 - $500

Fly from Hong Kong, taxi  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Xiamen (XMN) HKG - XMN
  2. Take a taxi from Xiamen to Xiamen

$79 - $213

Train, line 2 subway to Guangzhou, fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Guangzhou South to Jiahewanggang
  3. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Xiamen (XMN) CAN - XMN

$90 - $240

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

China Railways D-Class operates a train from Shenzhen to Xiamen 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Shenzhen to Xiamen 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shenzhen North to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $50
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangdong Shenzhen to Xiamen Hubin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Hong Kong to Xiamen Hubin
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Other operators
Taxi from Xiamen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$6 - $8

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shenzhen to Xiamen?

The distance between Shenzhen and Xiamen is 462 km. The road distance is 587 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Xiamen is to train which costs ¥140 - ¥240 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Shenzhen to Xiamen is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 19 min and costs ¥320 - ¥3200.

Is there a direct bus between Shenzhen and Xiamen?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Guangdong Shenzhen and arriving at Xiamen Hubin. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Shenzhen to Xiamen, including transfers.