Hangzhou to Shanghai

Hangzhou to Shanghai

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Hangzhou to Shanghai Schedule

Hangzhou to Shanghai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Second Class Seat 01:27 - 02:12¥ 134
China Railway Hard Seat 02:12 - 04:15¥ 87
China Railway Standing 04:04 - 06:20¥ 87
China Railway Soft Sleeper 07:12 - 10:39¥ 201
China Railway Standing 09:45 - 12:36¥ 87
China Railway Second Class Seat 11:40 - 12:34$ 17
China Eastern Airlines Economy 13:40 - 23:15¥ 2,120
China Railway Standing 14:56 - 15:57¥ 115
China Railway Second Class Seat 16:08 - 17:02$ 18.50
China Railway Standing 18:09 - 19:06¥ 138
China Railway Business Class 20:58 - 21:54$ 42.50
China Railway First Class Seat 22:09 - 22:54$ 26.50

Transportation from Hangzhou to Shanghai

Facts about the transport from Hangzhou to Shanghai

Cheapest Transport$22
Fastest Transport1h 27m
Earliest Departure6:10 AM
Latest Departure5:40 PM
Departures per day3
Distance203 kilometers
Transport CompaniesChina Eastern Airlines, China Railway, Hainan Airlines

How to get from Hangzhou to Shanghai

When you want to get from Hangzhou 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 Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A Train ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 50.34. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 21.43.

How far is Hangzhou from Shanghai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Hangzhou to Shanghai. Your trip will be a total of 127 miles (203 km). The flying distance is 129 miles (207 km).

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

The travel time from Hangzhou to Shanghai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 18 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Hangzhou to Shanghai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is China Railway (中国铁路): travelling by train expect to pay as low as USD 21.43 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a Train - a one-way Train ticket can cost as much as USD 50.34.

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

  • Train tickets - USD 21.47 to USD 50.33;
  • flight price: USD 224.73 - USD 230.06. From Hangzhou to Shanghai starting from 13:40 Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport until 17:40 Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport

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

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

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 3 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


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 Hangzhou to Shanghai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Hangzhou 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:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.