Instant Refundable Recommended
15:55
DIQ Zhangjiajie, Hunan
21h 5m ride in train #K808
13:00
+1
SNH Shanghai South
Instant Recommended Fastest
23:40
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
1h 55m flight #MU9342 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
01:35
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai

From Zhangjiajie to Shanghai by Trains

Instant Refundable Recommended
15:55
DIQ Zhangjiajie, Hunan
21h 5m ride in train #K808
13:00
+1
SNH Shanghai South
Instant Refundable
15:56
DIQ Zhangjiajie, Hunan
21h 5m ride in train #K808, Soft Sleeper
13:01
+1
SNH Shanghai South
Instant Refundable
18:58
DIQ Zhangjiajie, Hunan
20h 15m ride in train #K1374
15:13
+1
SNH Shanghai South

From Dayong Airport to Shanghai by Flights

Instant
18:40
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
2h 5m flight #MU4658 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
20:45
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant Fastest
18:40
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
1h 55m flight #HO1018 with Juneyao Airlines in Economy
20:35
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
18:50
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
2h 5m flight #MU4844 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
20:55
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant Fastest
19:05
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
1h 55m flight #FM9344 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
21:00
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant Fastest
22:45
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
1h 55m flight #MU9344 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
00:40
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Shanghai Airlines
Instant Fastest
22:50
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
1h 55m flight #FM9342 with Shanghai Airlines in Economy
00:45
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant
23:00
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
2h 5m flight #MU5376 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
01:05
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai
Instant Recommended Fastest
23:40
DYG Dayong Airport, Hunan
1h 55m flight #MU9342 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
01:35
+1
PVG Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai

Zhangjiajie to Shanghai Schedule

Zhangjiajie to Shanghai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway Hard Seat 15:55 - 13:00¥ 253
China Railway Hard Seat 18:58 - 15:13¥ 253
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU465818:40 - 20:45¥ 1,992
Shanghai Airlines Economy #FM934419:05 - 21:00¥ 2,011
Juneyao Airlines Economy #HO101818:40 - 20:35¥ 3,041
China Eastern Airlines Economy #MU934422:45 - 00:40¥ 1,992
Shanghai Airlines Economy #FM934222:50 - 00:45¥ 2,011

Popular Routes in China

How to get from Zhangjiajie to Shanghai

When you want to get from Zhangjiajie 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 Zhangjiajie from Shanghai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Zhangjiajie to Shanghai. Your trip will be a total of 822 miles (1321 km). The flying distance is 771 miles (1239 km).

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

The travel time from Zhangjiajie 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 Zhangjiajie to Shanghai?

The cost of the trip from Zhangjiajie 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 Zhangjiajie 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 Zhangjiajie 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 Zhangjiajie to Shanghai

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