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There are 8 ways to get from Zhongshan to Shantou by train, bus, car 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.

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Train, bus  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Zhongshan to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Chaoshan
  3. Take the bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel

$37 - $52

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Bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Shantou

$28 - $29

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Bus, train China Railways G-Class  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Zhongshan to Zhuhai Gongbei
  2. Take the train from Zhuhai to Chaoshan Station Zhuhai-Chaoshan

$41 - $51

Bus, train via Huidong Station  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Zhongshan Fu Ye Square to Mong Kok
  2. Take the bus from Diamond Hill to Huidong
  3. Take the train from Huidong Station to Chaoyang

$38 - $60

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Zhongshan to Shantou 272.5 miles

$35 - $60

Bus to Zhuhai Jinwan, fly to Shantou  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Zhongshan to Zhuhai
  2. Fly from Zhuhai Jinwan (ZUH) to Shantou (SWA) ZUH - SWA

$52 - $270

Bus to Guangzhou Baiyun, fly to Shantou  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Jiangmen to Guangzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Shantou (SWA) CAN - SWA

$51 - $567

Bus to Macao, fly to Shenzhen, train, bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Zhongshan to Zhuhai
  2. Fly from Macao (XZM) to Shenzhen (SZX) XZM - SZX
  3. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
  4. Take the bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel

$46 - $218

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The cheapest way to get from Zhongshan to Shantou is to bus which costs ¥195 - ¥205 and takes 8h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Zhongshan to Shantou is to drive which costs ¥270 - ¥400 and takes 4h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zhongshan to Shantou. However, there are services departing from Zhongshan and arriving at Shantou via Zhuhai Gongbei. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 57m.

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The distance between Zhongshan and Shantou is 356 km. The road distance is 436 km.

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The best way to get from Zhongshan to Shantou without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 15m and costs ¥250 - ¥370.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m to get from Zhongshan to Shantou, including transfers.

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Zhongshan to Shantou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Zhuhai Gongbei station.

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The quickest flight from Zhuhai Jinwan Airport to Shantou Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Zhongshan to Shantou bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Shantou station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zhongshan to Shantou is 436 km. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Zhongshan to Shantou.

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Map of how to get from Zhongshan to Shantou.
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  • Distance: 222.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

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

China Bus Guide operates a bus from Zhongshan to Shantou 5 times a day. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 7h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
East Asia Airlines
Flights from Macao to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $170
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Zhuhai Jinwan to Shantou
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Zhongshan to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$5 - $8
1st Class Seat
$4 - $6
Train from Huidong Station to Chaoyang
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $14
1st Class Seat
$11 - $17
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $20
1st Class Seat
$19 - $27
China Railways G-Class
Train from Zhongshan to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $12
1st Class Seat
$14 - $17
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
Train from Guangzhou South to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $36
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$95 - $120
Train from Zhuhai to Chaoshan Station
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$60 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $140
Train from Shenzhen North to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $28
1st Class Seat
$39 - $44
Business Class Seat
$75 - $90
Bus operators
Travel China Guide
Phone
(+86)29 85236688
Website
travelchinaguide.com
Bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Zhongshan to Zhuhai Gongbei
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Shantou
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Jiangmen to Guangzhou Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
CTS - China Travel Tours
Website
ctsbus.hkcts.com
Bus from Zhongshan Fu Ye Square to Mong Kok
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
hkctsbus.com
EE Bus
Website
eebus.com
Bus from Diamond Hill to Huidong
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
eebus.com
Guizhou Transportation
Website
qjt.gov.cn
Bus from Zhongshan to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
Guizhou Transportation
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Shanghai Airlines offers flights from Zhuhai Jinwan Airport to Shantou Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Shantou. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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