There are 5 ways to get from Suzhou to Hangzhou by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Shanghai Hongqiao  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao Nanjing-Shanghai Hongqiao / ...
  2. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Hangzhou East Shanhai Honqiao-Ningbo / ...

$16 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Suzhou South to Hangzhou Central

$11 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Suzhou to Hangzhou East G7376 / ...

$13 - $62

Taxi  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Suzhou to Hangzhou 97.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Suzhou to Hangzhou 97.2 miles

$14 - $21

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The distance between Suzhou and Hangzhou is 120 km. The road distance is 155.6 km.

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The best way to get from Suzhou to Hangzhou without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Suzhou to Hangzhou, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Suzhou to Hangzhou is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Suzhou to Hangzhou is 156 km. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Suzhou to Hangzhou.

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There are 769+ hotels available in Hangzhou. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Suzhou to Hangzhou.
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  • Distance: 74.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

What companies run services between Suzhou, China and Hangzhou, China?

You can take a train from Suzhou to Hangzhou via Suzhou station, Suzhou, Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai Hongqiao Station, Hangzhou East, and East station in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Suzhou to Hangzhou hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $13
1st Class Seat
$15 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao Station to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $18
1st Class Seat
$24 - $27
Business Class Seat
$45 - $60
Train from Suzhou to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$20 - $24
1st Class Seat
$32 - $36
Business Class Seat
$60 - $75
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $8
1st Class Seat
$4 - $7
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Train from Suzhou to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $17
1st Class Seat
$14 - $21
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Suzhou South to Hangzhou Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Other operators
Taxi from Suzhou to Hangzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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