Instant Refundable Recommended
03:50
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
1d 2h 25m ride in train #K1558
06:15
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable Recommended
15:07
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
20h 5m ride in train #T382
11:12
+1
SHH Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant Recommended
17:55
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #FM9378 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
20:10
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai

From Guilin to Shanghai by Trains

Instant Refundable Recommended
03:50
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
1d 2h 25m ride in train #K1558
06:15
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
03:51
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
1d 2h 25m ride in train #K1558, Soft Sleeper
06:16
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
07:56
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
21h 50m ride in train #K150
05:46
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
08:26
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
21h 50m ride in train #K150, Soft Sleeper
06:16
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
11:52
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
9h 30m ride in train #G1502
21:22
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
15:07
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
20h 5m ride in train #T382
11:12
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
15:30
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
20h 5m ride in train #T382, Soft Sleeper
11:35
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
15:58
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
17h 35m ride in train #T78, Hard Sleeper
09:33
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
16:44
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
17h 35m ride in train #T78, Soft Sleeper
10:19
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
19:37
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
19h 30m ride in train #T26
15:07
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao
Instant Refundable
19:41
GLZ Guilin, Hunan
19h 30m ride in train #T26, Soft Sleeper
15:11
+1
AOH Shanghai Hongqiao

From Guilin North to Shanghai by Trains

Instant Refundable
03:50
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
1d 2h 25m ride in train #K1558
06:15
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
03:51
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
1d 2h 25m ride in train #K1558, Soft Sleeper
06:16
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
07:56
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
21h 50m ride in train #K150
05:46
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
08:26
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
21h 50m ride in train #K150, Soft Sleeper
06:16
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
11:52
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
9h 30m ride in train #G1502
21:22
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable Recommended
15:07
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
20h 5m ride in train #T382
11:12
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
15:30
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
20h 5m ride in train #T382, Soft Sleeper
11:35
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
15:58
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
17h 35m ride in train #T78, Hard Sleeper
09:33
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
16:44
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
17h 35m ride in train #T78, Soft Sleeper
10:19
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
19:37
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
19h 30m ride in train #T26
15:07
+1
SHH Shanghai
Instant Refundable
19:41
GBZ Guilin North, Hunan
19h 30m ride in train #T26, Soft Sleeper
15:11
+1
SHH Shanghai

From Guilin Airport to Shanghai by Flights

Shanghai Airlines
Instant
06:10
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #FM9858 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
08:25
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
07:30
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #MU9382 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
09:45
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant
07:30
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #FM9382 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
09:45
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
08:45
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 25m flight #CZ3251 with China Southern Airlines in Economy
11:10
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
10:40
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 25m flight #HO1148 with Juneyao Airlines in Economy
13:05
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant
10:45
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #FM9380 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
13:00
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
11:00
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #MU9380 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
13:15
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Air China
Instant
11:20
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 25m flight #CA3212 with Air China in Economy
13:45
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant Fastest
12:50
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 5m flight #MU9350 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
14:55
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant Fastest
12:50
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 5m flight #FM9350 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
14:55
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
16:30
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #MU3092 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
18:45
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
17:30
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 25m flight #HO1154 with Juneyao Airlines in Economy
19:55
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant Recommended
17:55
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #FM9378 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
20:10
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Air China
Instant
18:35
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 25m flight #CA3232 with Air China in Economy
21:00
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant
19:25
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #FM9370 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
21:40
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
19:50
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #MU9378 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
22:05
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
20:30
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #MU9370 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
22:45
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant Fastest
20:30
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 5m flight #MU9636 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
22:35
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
22:25
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 25m flight #9C8806 with Spring airlines in Economy
00:50
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Air China
Instant Fastest
22:45
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 5m flight #CA1970 with Air China in Economy
00:50
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
23:00
KWL Guilin Airport, Guangxi
2h 15m flight #MU7372 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
01:15
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai

Guilin to Shanghai Schedule

Guilin to Shanghai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Hard Seat 03:50 - 06:15¥ 264
China Railway Hard Seat 07:56 - 05:46¥ 253
China Railway Soft Sleeper 08:26 - 06:16¥ 599
Shanghai Airlines Economy #FM938010:45 - 13:00¥ 452
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU938011:00 - 13:15¥ 741
Air China Economy #CA321211:20 - 13:45¥ 1,528
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU935012:50 - 14:55¥ 741
China Railway Hard Seat 15:07 - 11:12¥ 253
China Railway Soft Sleeper 16:44 - 10:19¥ 599
China Railway Hard Seat 19:37 - 15:07¥ 253
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU937020:30 - 22:45¥ 741
Air China Economy #CA197022:45 - 00:50¥ 1,528

Popular Routes in China

How to get from Guilin to Shanghai

When you want to get from Guilin to Shanghai, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about CNY 3,000. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as CNY 241.

How far is Guilin from Shanghai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Guilin to Shanghai. Your trip will be a total of 822 miles (1321 km). The flying distance is 873 miles (1404 km).

How long does it take to get from Guilin to Shanghai?

The travel time from Guilin to Shanghai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 27 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Guilin to Shanghai?

The cost of the trip from Guilin to Shanghai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is China Railway: travelling by train expect to pay as low as CNY 241 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as CNY 3,000.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Guilin to Shanghai:

  • Train tickets - CNY 241 to CNY 2,270;
  • Plane tickets - CNY 461 to CNY 3,000;

How many trips per day are there between Guilin and Shanghai?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Hunan to Shanghai depart during the day - there are approximately 50 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 42 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Hunan to Shanghai. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is CNY 461.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Hunan to Shanghai
Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Spring airlines

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Guilin to Shanghai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Guilin to Shanghai? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 1000 users took a plane.