Nanning to Shanghai

Nanning to Shanghai

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Nanning to Shanghai Schedule

Nanning to Shanghai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Soft Sleeper 09:58 - 10:23$ 104
Air China Economy #CA856211:30 - 14:15$ 70.91
Shanghai Airlines Economy #FM938612:40 - 15:50$ 349.49
China Railway Soft Sleeper 15:18 - 15:05$ 104
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ326116:25 - 19:05$ 318.65
Shanghai Airlines Economy #FM921018:40 - 21:20$ 349.49
China Railway Hard Seat 21:40 - 05:23$ 45.50
Hainan Airlines Economy #HU709623:55 - 01:00$ 357.52

Transportation from Nanning to Shanghai

How to get from Nanning to Shanghai

When you want to get from Nanning 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 USD 775.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 45.50.

How far is Nanning from Shanghai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Nanning to Shanghai. Your trip will be a total of 1199 miles (1929 km). The flying distance is 1094 miles (1759 km).

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

The travel time from Nanning to Shanghai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 31 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Nanning 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 45.50 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 USD 775.00.

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

  • Train tickets - USD 46.00 to USD 121.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 86.00 to USD 775.00;

How many trips per day are there between Nanning 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?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Nanning 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 USD 86.00.

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 Nanning to Shanghai

Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Shandong Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines


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 Nanning to Shanghai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Nanning 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.