Guangzhou - Shenzhen High Speed Train

Guangzhou and Shenzhen are among the first cities in China connected by high speed trains. Currently, there are some 180 more pairs in service daily from around 06:00 to 23:00, with an interval of no more than 30 minutes, and dense like city buses.

Among them, G trains are running between the newly-built Guangzhou South Station and Shenzhen North Station with the shortest duration of about 30 minutes; some of them go further to Futian Station; in the third quarter of 2018, they will run all the way to Hong Kong .
 See Guangzhou - Shenzhen - Hong Kong High Speed Railway

The inter-city C trains go closer to city centers, and are in service between Guangzhou Station/ Guangzhou East Station and Shenzhen Station, with the shortest duration of about 80 minutes. Their ticket fares have no much big difference.

The Guangzhou to Shenzhen distance by train is 102 km (63 mi) , 139 km (86 mi) and 147 km (91 mi) based on the different operation stations.  
Guangzhou-Shenzhen High Speed Train
A High Speed Locomotive
Shenzhen North Railway Station
Shenzhen North Station

Guangzhou to Shenzhen High Speed Train Schedule

Guangzhou Schedule 
(Last update on October 17th, 2017)
From To Nos. Duration
Guangzhou North Shenzhen North G6035, G6011, G6029, G6017...
7 departures from 09:00 to 20:49
55m-1h11m
Guangzhou South G6203, G6253, G6205, G6501…
94 departures from 07:00 to 22:25
29m-47m
Futian G6015, G6481, G6145, G6075...
11 departures from 10:44 to 23:08
38m-48m
Guangzhou Shenzhen C7021, C7051, C7111, C7095…
18 departures from 06:00 to 22:26
1h28m-1h41m
Guangzhou East C7027, C7031, C7041, C7183…
57 departures from 06:20 to 22:48
1h11m-1h23m
 

Shenzhen to Guangzhou High Speed Train Schedule

Shenzhen Schedule
(Last update on October 17th, 2017)

From To Nos. Duration
Shenzhen North Guangzhou South G1002, G2912, G6012, G2902…
76 departures from 07:00 to 23:00
29m-51m
Futian G6502, G6164, G72, G6072...
40 departures from 07:00 to 22:39
38m-54m
Shenzhen Guangzhou East C7130, C7012, C7076, C7174…
60 departures from 06:20 to 22:34
1h13m-1h20m
Guangzhou C7110, C7062, C7028, C7096...
15 departures from 06:44 to 20:10
1h27m-1h38m
 Note: The above timetable is for reference only. Please use our tool on top of this page to search for the real-time schedule.
 

Ticket Fare of Guangzhou - Shenzhen High Speed Train

Route Business Class Seat VIP Class Seat First Class Seat Second Class Seat
Guangzhou South Shenzhen North CNY 199.5 CNY 119.5 CNY 99.5 CNY 74.5
Futian CNY 215 CNY 130 CNY 108 CNY 82
Guangzhou Shenzhen --- --- CNY 99.5 CNY 79.5
Guangzhou East
 

Which Station to Choose/ How to Go

 In Guangzhou:
 Guangzhou Railway Station:
Located at the city center, passengers in Yuexiu District can benefit a lot from this station. It has very convenient transportation to famous attraction sites such as Yuexiu Park, Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family as well as other railway stations and airport. Starting here, one can also reach Canton Fair site easily by subway.
By Subway: Line 2 and Line 5
By Bus: 30, 31, 52, 180, 201, 210, 211, 228, 254, 257, 529, 550, 552, 803A, 803, 805, 807A, 807, 9840, 862B, 862, B10, B2A, B2, Gaofeng Express Line (21, 43, 60), Guang 275, Night Bus Line (7, 8, 11, 14, 18, 25, 41, 55, 79, 94, 96, 98)

 East Railway Station:
The station is a time-saving choice for those located in eastern areas. And starting here, one can easily get to the Guangzhou Zoo. Besides, subway, city buses and taxis are all available here for passengers' convenience.
By Subway: Line 1 and Line 3
By Bus: 41, 43, 45, 62A, 62, 122A, 122, 175, 183, 185, 195, 209, 214, 233, 256, 263, 280, 302A, 302, 501, 508, 551, 804, 808, 810A, 810, 841, 884, B17, B19, B20, Gaofeng Express Line (24, 28, 34, 49), Guang 283, Night Bus Line (15, 17, 28, 51, 74, 77, 78)

 South Railway Station:
As one of China's four largest rail hubs, the station operates more bullet trains to/from Shenzhen. Although located a little far from the city center, transportation here is convenient, including subway, city buses as well as coaches; and by them, passengers can go to other places quickly. The station is also connected with the Canton Fair site by subway lines.
By Subway: Line 2
By Bus: 288a, 301a, 303a, 309a, Pan100, Pan108b, Pan110, Pan129, Pan145, Pan52, Pan52 (long line), Pan75b, Pan75, Pan99, Fo K330, Fo K6, Fo Nanhai Express line 3, Guangpan 108, Night bus line (20, 61, 79), 303a, 312, Pan100, Pan129, Pan145, Night bus line 61

 In Shenzhen:
 Shenzhen Railway Station:
Located in Luohu District, this station is next to Luohu Port and has easy access to Hong Kong. Besides, there are subway, city buses and airport shuttle bus available for passengers' convenience.
By Subway: Luobao Line
By Bus: 1, 7, 12, 17, 25, 38, 82, 83, 97, 101, 102, 205, 215, 302, 306, 352, 387, K538 (Shajing Line), K538 (Songgang Line), K545, M401, N2, N4, N7, N14, N15, N16, N18, Gaofeng Special Line 73, Airport Shuttle Bus Line 2

 North Railway Station:
Located in Bao'an District, the station is a little far from the city center. However, subways, city buses and coaches within easy reach from the station make it convenient for passengers to go to other places and attraction sites. Passengers going to Beijing, Xiamen, Xian, or Zhengzhou can also take bullet trains here.
By Subway: Huanzhong Line, Longhua Line
By Bus: 81, 330C, B666, B667, B730, B742, E7, E11, E22, M217, M299, M300, M340, M343, M344, M347, M352, M353, M354, M385, M459, M462, M477, Shenguan Line 2, Gaofeng Special Line 76

 Futian Railway Station:
As indicated by the name, this station is located in the Futian District, bringing great convenience for passengers in the southern part of the city. Both subway lines and city buses are available for easy transfers.
By subway: Luobao Line, Shekou Line, Longgang Line, Longhua Line
By bus: 32, 38, 41, 59, 60, 64, 102, 107, 123, K204, 223, 234, 235, 236, 327, 374, 398, E18, M221, M413, Gaofeng 62, Gaofeng 96, M262, M390, M454, K578, N4, N9
 

Regular Trains of Guangzhou - Shenzhen

There are over 7 pairs of them between Guangzhou Railway Station and Shenzhen West/East Railway Station. The duration is about 1.5 – 3.5 hours. The ticket fare is CNY230.5/114.5/225.5 for a soft sleeper and CNY77.5/158.5/161.5 for a hard sleeper.
 

 Major Rail Lines from Guangzhou to:

 

 Major Rail Lines from Shenzhen to:

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