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Shanghai Train Schedule

Shanghai has four railway stations altogether, Shanghai Railway Station, the South Station, Hongqiao Railway Station and West Railway Station.

 Shanghai Railway Station is the oldest one with the largest passenger flow volume among the three stations. Passengers from the station can reach all the main cities, such as Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Harbin, and Hong Kong (Kowloon). 

 The South Station is seen as the south gate of the city center. Trains from there mainly leave for Guiyang, Changsha, Shenzhen, Xiamen, Nanchang, and other cities.

 Hongqiao Railway Station is the newest station in Shanghai. It operates high speed and bullet trains only.

 West Railway Station mainly operates bullet trains to/from Kunshan, Suzhou, Wuxi, Changzhou, Danyang, Huishan, Hefei, and Nanjing.
 

High Speed Train Schedule of Shanghai

(Last Update on Jan 31, 2019)

ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
First/ Second Class Seat
Beijing South
G102, G104, G6, G106...
39 departures from 06:26 to 19:17
4h18m - 11h54mCNY 933/ 426
USD 138/ 63
Guangzhou South
G85, G1301, G99, G1305...
6 departures from 08:00 to 20:00
6h51m - 11h12mCNY 1,302.5/ 525.5
USD 193/ 78
Hong Kong
G99 at 14:108h19mCNY 1,646.5/ 1,008
USD 244/ 149
Xi'an North
G1970, G1974, G360, G1920...
10 departures from 06:10 to 22:55
5h56m - 11h7mCNY 1,095/ 459
USD 162/ 68
Hangzhou
G7541, G1321, G7331, G7333...
139 departures from 06:00 to 21:30
0h45m - 1h42mCNY 89/ 46.5
USD 13/ 7
Nanjing
G7072, G7032, G456, G1970...
222 departures from 05:48 to 22:55
0h59m - 3h25mCNY 116/ 72
USD 17/ 11
Suzhou
G7072, G7032, G1970, G1802...
188 departures from 05:48 to 22:55
0h23m - 1h00mCNY 33/ 20
USD 5/ 3
Hefei
D636, D3002, G1772, D2206...
56 departures from 06:13 to 20:13
2h6m - 3h35mCNY 227/ 142
USD 34/ 21
Chengdu
D636, D2206, G1974, D952...
5 departures from 06:13 to 08:30
11h10m - 14h43mCNY 1,090/ 606
USD 161/ 90
Shenzhen North
D2287, D3125, D3107, D2281...
10 departures from 07:46 to 20:00
7h56m - 11h51mCNY 909/ 478.5
USD 135/ 71
Xiamen North
D3145, G1651, D379, D3131...
20 departures from 06:40 to 13:19
5h16m - 8h27mCNY 621/ 388
USD 92/ 57
Zhengzhou East
G1970, G1802, G1974, G1806...
21 departures from 06:10 to 22:55
3h57m - 8h20mCNY 739/ 297.5
USD 109/ 44
Wuhan
D636, D3002, G1772, D2206...
33 departures from 06:13 to 17:53
3h55m - 5h41mCNY 424/ 262
USD 63/ 39
Qingdao
G222, G230, G226, G234 from 07:05 to 16:326h17m - 7h9mCNY 869.5/ 518
USD 129/ 77
Shenyang
G1204, G1236, G1232, G1258...
6 departures from 07:34 to 11:25
9h27m - 10h39mCNY 1,222/ 732
USD 181/ 108
Chongqing North
D636, D2206, D2212, D952...
7 departures from 06:13 to 09:30
10h23m - 12h35mCNY 935/ 509.5
USD 139/ 75
Changsha South
G1321, G1772, G2365, G1341...
28 departures from 06:11 to 17:38
4h25m - 6h52mCNY 798.5/ 478
USD 118/ 71
Tianjin
G108, G120, G112, G212...
21 departures from 07:22 to 16:18
3h59m - 6h11mCNY 853.5/ 508.5
USD 126/ 75
Changchun
G1258, G1204, G1236, G1214 from 09:08 to 10:3610h57m - 11h47mCNY 1,441/ 869
USD 213/ 129
Harbin West
G1204 at 09:3912h16mCNY 1,614.5/ 977.5
USD 239/ 145
Nanchang West
G1321, G1341, G1337, G1373...
27 departures from 06:11 to 18:28
3h00m - 4h6mCNY 560.5/ 336.5
USD 83/ 50
Kunming South
G1373, G1375, G1371, G1377 from 07:22 to 11:1510h39m - 12h1mCNY 1,475/ 879
USD 219/ 130
Guilin
G1501 at 10:038h59mCNY 1,089.5/ 659.5
USD 161/ 98
Huangshan North
G7317, G1509, G7319, G7191...
13 departures from 08:05 to 19:06
2h26m - 3h35mCNY 267/ 166.5
USD 40/ 25
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.
 

Normal Train Timetable of Shanghai

(Last Update on Jan 31, 2019)

ToTrainsDurationTicket Fare (CNY)
Soft/ Hard Sleeper
Beijing
1462, T110, Z282 from 12:18 to 19:3014h52m - 22h32mCNY 500.5/ 325.5
USD 74/ 48
Xi'an
K376, K360, T204, K560...
11 departures from 08:57 to 20:08
15h6m - 21h54mCNY 509.5/ 331.5
USD 75/ 49
Guangzhou
T169, Z99, K511, K527 from 10:50 to 19:2116h25m - 23h15mCNY 584.5/ 343.5
USD 87/ 51
Nanjing
K526, K528, K290, K376...
55 departures from 04:14 to 23:53
2h36m - 5h16mCNY 179.5/ 100.5
USD 27/ 15
Suzhou
K526, K528, K290, K376...
56 departures from 04:14 to 23:53
0h45m - 2h5mCNY 98.5/ 103.5
USD 15/ 15
Chengdu
K290, K1156, K351, K282 from 08:51 to 20:3331h26m - 38h47mCNY 747/ 477
USD 111/ 71
Harbin
Z172 at 18:5623h43mCNY 779.5/ 496.5
USD 115/ 74
Luoyang
K290, K376, K360, K738...
9 departures from 08:51 to 19:43
10h11m - 17h2mCNY 426.5/ 261.5
USD 63/ 39
Hohhot
Z268, Z282 at 14:54 and 19:3025h2m - 27h16mCNY 656/ 428
USD 97/ 63
Taiyuan
K1806, Z268, K372, K1332...
5 departures from 14:26 to 18:24
13h50m - 21h3mCNY 509.5/ 331.5
USD 75/ 49
Zhengzhou
K290, K376, K360, K234...
16 departures from 08:51 to 20:33
8h42m - 14h56mCNY 363.5/ 237.5
USD 54/ 35
Lhasa
Z164 at 20:0847h22mCNY 1,307.5/ 841.5
USD 194/ 125
Urumqi
T204, Z40 at 12:04 and 19:4338h53m - 44h20mCNY 1,053.5/ 680.5
USD 156/ 101
Chongqing North
K71, Z257 at 14:34 and 17:1418h57m - 28h29mCNY 640/ 416
USD 95/ 62
Guilin North
K149, T381, T25, K1556 from 08:36 to 17:4919h5m - 24h36mCNY 527.5/ 343.5
USD 78/ 51
Kunming
T381, K79, K739 from 16:55 to 19:3635h43m - 39h10mCNY 792.5/ 506.5
USD 117/ 75
Xiamen
K1209 at 10:5924h22mCNY 495.5/ 333.5
USD 73/ 49
Nanning
T381, T25, K1556, T81 from 10:21 to 17:4924h21m - 30h9mCNY 643/ 407
USD 95/ 60
Shenzhen
T211, T101 at 11:41 and 13:2018h41m - 18h55mCNY 638/ 420
USD 95/ 62
Haikou
K511 at 19:2134h39mCNY 1,012.5/ 614.5
USD 150/ 91
Nanchang
K1185, K782, K123, K253...
7 departures from 08:51 to 20:24
10h00m - 17h19mCNY 297/ 196
USD 44/ 29
Changsha
K807, Z247, K1373 from 16:49 to 20:4210h48m - 16h16mCNY 443.5/ 272.5
USD 66/ 40
Guiyang
K833, K111, K79, K495...
5 departures from 07:21 to 19:36
26h46m - 27h50mCNY 640/ 416
USD 95/ 62
 The above schedule is for reference only. For real-time schedule and ticket booking, please click the arrival stations.

 

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