There are 5 ways to get from Zhongshan to Shantou by train, bus, car, plane 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  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Zhongshan North to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Chaoshan G6331 / ...

$49 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Shantou

$31 - $32

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Zhongshan to Shantou 272.5 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Zhuhai, fly  •  4 h 28 min

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

$57 - $275

Train, line 2 subway to Guangzhou, fly  •  4 h 52 min

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

$46 - $567

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zhongshan to Shantou is to bus which costs ¥200 - ¥210 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zhongshan to Shantou is to train and fly which takes 4 h 28 min and costs ¥370 - ¥1800.

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

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Zhongshan to Shantou, including transfers.

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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 8 h 57 min.

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

You can take a train from Zhongshan to Shantou via Guangzhou South, Guangzhou South, and Chaoshan in around 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, China Bus Guide operates a bus from Zhongshan to Shantou every 3 hours. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Guangzhou to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Shantou
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Zhongshan North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$5 - $8
1st Class Seat
$4 - $6
Train from Zhongshan North to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$5 - $7
1st Class Seat
$3 - $5
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$30 - $35
1st Class Seat
$45 - $55
Business Class Seat
$95 - $120
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Zhuhai Gongbei to Shantou
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com

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