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Shanghai-Hangzhou High Speed Train


Currently, there are about 140 pairs of high speed trains running daily between Shanghai and Hangzhou. With such a dense schedule and the shortest travel time of 45 minutes, it feels like traveling by metro within one city.

These bullet trains are operated at different railway stations in both cities. Carefully choose the stations close to your staying places before booking a ticket. 
Running Map
Shanghai-Hangzhou High Speed Train
High Speed Locomotive
 Schedule 
 Shanghai to Hangzhou Train Schedule         
 Shanghai Train Schedule
(Last Update on Jan. 25th, 2017)
From To Nos. Duration (minute)
G Type D Type
Hongqiao Hangzhou East G4793, G4913, G4927…
125 departures from 00:37 to 20:52
45m - 1h18m 1h01m - 1h42m
Hangzhou G7301, G7395, G7303…
10 departures from 06:35 to 21:30
58m - 1h21m ---
Shanghai G7357, G7351, G7359 from 08:05 to 17:54 1h29m - 1h41m ---
Hongqiao Yuhang G7541, G7301, G7501…
26 departures from 06:05 to 20:32
40m - 1h02m 49m - 1h15m
 
 Hangzhou to Shanghai Train Schedule        
 Hangzhou Train Schedule
(Last Update on Jan. 25th, 2017)
From To Nos. Duration (minute)
G Type D Type
Hangzhou East Hongqiao G4928, G4778, G4914, G4902…
128 departures from 02:32 to 23:10
45m - 1h20m 55m - 1h45m
Hangzhou G7302, G7392, G7354...
10 departures from 07:58 to 20:25
58m - 1h22m ---
Shanghai G7358, G7360, G7352 from 06:10 to 20:00 1h26m - 1h44m ---
Yuhang Hongqiao G7382, G7502, G7330…
21 departures from 08:05 to 21:21
40m - 1h02m 51m - 1h08m
Note: The timetable is for reference only. For real-time schedule, please search for it by the tool on top of the page.

 Ticket Fare (CNY)
Route G Type D Type
Business Class Seat First Class Seat Second Class Seat First Class Seat Second Class Seat
Hongqiao Hangzhou East 219.5 117 73 59 49
Hangzhou 233.5 123.5 77.5 --- ---
Shanghai 278.5 147.5 92.5 --- ---
Hongqiao Yuhang 198.5 105.5 65.5 53.5 44.5

Entrance to Shanghai Railway Station
Entrance to Shanghai Station
Shanghai-Hangzhou High Speed Train
Platform at Hongqiao Station

 Which station to choose / How to go
  Shanghai Hongqiao:
It is located far from the city center and close to Hongqiao Airport. If one arrives by flight at Hongqiao Airport, this station is a good choice to depart from or arrive at.
By Bus: 316, 320, 941; Hongqiao Lines 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10; Airport line 1
By Subway: line 2

 Shanghai Railway Station:
If one lives in the urban area, it is more convenient and time-saving to use this station. However, there are only 2 pairs of high speed trains operated here each day.
By Bus: 13, 63, 64, 78, 95, 104, 106, 109, 113, 115, 117, 140, 301, 302, 305, 308, 310, 315, 322, 324, 328, 329, 744, 573, 723, 817, 823, 837, 845, 927, 929, 930, 941, 942, 948, 955, 962, 963, Xinchuan Special Line, Hutang Special Line, Nanxin Special Line, Shenchuan Special Line, Xinjia Special Line, Airport Line 5
By Subway: line 1, line 3, line 4

 Hangzhou Railway Station:
The station is located in the prosperous urban area, close to West Lake, Wulin Square and the clothes market. It is very convenient to get here, either by subway or bus.
By Bus: Y2, 3/K3, 7, 11, 21, 39, 49, 88, K156, 210, 222, 225, 276, 300, 528
By Subway: line 1

 Hangzhou East Station:
It is a little far from the city center, but it is connected by subway and city buses, too. Also, it has more bullet trains.
By Bus: B4, 9, 20, 28, 31, 33, 43, 48, 105, 106, 123, 179, 215, 224, 227, 228, 297M, 320
By Subway: line 1

 Yuhang Railway Station
It is located even further from city center. Although connected with subway line 1, it is not advisable to use this station unless one is going to or leaving from Yuhang District or its nearby areas.

 Non-Bullet Trains along the Way
In addition, there are over 44 pairs of them running between Shanghai South Railway Station and Hangzhou Railway Station/ East Railway Station, even in late night. The duration is about 1.5 - 4 hours. The most expensive ticket fare for soft sleeper is CNY 118.5, for hard sleeper CNY79.5, and for hard seat CNY28.5; while the cheapest ticket fare is CNY77, CNY48, and CNY24.5 for soft sleeper, hard sleeper, and hard seat respectively.

 Major Rail Lines from Shanghai to:

 

 Major Rail Lines from Hangzhou to: