Shanghai to Yunnan

Shanghai to Yunnan

Thu, Jun 20
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Shanghai to Yunnan Schedule

Shanghai to Yunnan Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Second Class Seat 07:22 - 19:53¥ 984
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU543709:20 - 14:30¥ 846
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU858910:45 - 14:10¥ 10,621
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU580413:00 - 16:00¥ 3,659
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU580615:20 - 18:55¥ 3,616
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU546317:20 - 20:35¥ 899
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU788318:00 - 21:10¥ 3,578
China Railway Standing 20:02 - 08:23¥ 345
Sichuan Airlines Economy #3U820422:10 - 01:55¥ 1,657

Transportation from Shanghai to Yunnan

Facts about the transport from Shanghai to Yunnan

Cheapest Transport$48
Fastest Transport2h 50m
Earliest Departure6:50 AM
Latest Departure9:40 PM
Departures per day37
Distance1817 kilometers
Transport CompaniesAir China, China Eastern Airlines, China Railway, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan Airlines

How to get from Shanghai to Yunnan

When you want to get from Shanghai to Yunnan, 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 495.06. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 47.48.

How far is Shanghai from Yunnan?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Shanghai to Yunnan. Your trip will be a total of 1130 miles (1817 km). The flying distance is 1498 miles (2409 km).

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

The travel time from Shanghai to Yunnan can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 37 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Shanghai to Yunnan 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 47.48 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 495.06.

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

  • Train tickets - USD 47.55 to USD 418.43;
  • Plane tickets - USD 76.08 to USD 495.06;

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

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

  • Flights from Shanghai to Yunnan depart during the day - there are approximately 21 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 16 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Shanghai to Yunnan. 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 76.08.

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 Shanghai to Yunnan

Air China, China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan 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 Shanghai to Yunnan

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Shanghai to Yunnan? 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.