Shanghai is the gathering point of many major high speed rail lines; therefore it has convenient train services for tourists to many destinations throughout China, including trains to/from Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Suzhou, Chengdu, Xi'an, Guilin, Huangshan, and Shenzhen.
They are operated at four main railway stations: Shanghai Railway Station, South Railway Station, West Railway Station and Hongqiao Railway Station.
Shanghai Train Schedule
(Last Update on May 9, 2023)
|To||Trains||Duration||Ticket Fare (CNY)|
|First/ Second Class Seat|
|G102, G2, G104, G106...|
42 departures from 06:37 to 21:21
|4h18m - 12h11m||CNY 837/ 269|
USD 123/ 40
|G817, G1301, G1305 from 08:00 to 15:25||6h56m - 8h27m||CNY 1,302.5/ 793|
USD 192/ 117
|G99 at 14:09||7h56m||CNY 1,452.5/ 894|
USD 214/ 131
|G1970, G1802, G3176, G3180...|
19 departures from 06:10 to 17:07
|5h39m - 8h56m||CNY 1,050.5/ 659|
USD 154/ 97
|G1505, G1501 at 07:53 and 10:03||8h44m - 9h22m||CNY 1,093.5/ 662.5|
USD 161/ 97
|G7541, G1321, G7331, G7333...|
157 departures from 05:52 to 21:29
|0h45m - 2h00m||CNY 74/ 47|
USD 11/ 7
|G7032, G3124, G1970, D352...|
224 departures from 05:46 to 22:13
|0h21m - 1h12m||CNY 44/ 16|
USD 6/ 2
|G7032, G3124, G1970, D352...|
226 departures from 05:46 to 21:42
|0h59m - 3h24m||CNY 178/ 56|
USD 26/ 8
|G7317, G7317, G1509, G7313...|
15 departures from 08:05 to 19:05
|2h24m - 3h27m||CNY 272/ 169.5|
USD 40/ 25
|G1371, G1373, G1377, G1375 from 07:22 to 11:11||10h41m - 11h53m||CNY 1,475/ 879|
USD 217/ 129
How to Buy Shanghai Train Tickets
1. From TravelChinaGuide by clicking the arrival destinations in the table above or using the search box on this page top. This is the most convenient way.
3. From ticket offices scattering all over China, even in some suburban areas. See Shanghai Train Ticket Offices
4. From the 12306.cn. This is the official website of China Railway Corporation, but it is in Chinese only.
Tip: It is better to book the tickets in advance, especially during the peak travel time, such as National Day and Chinese New Year. Because there is a great possibility that they will be sold out in minutes once available.
Located at 303 of Moling Road in Zhabei District, Shanghai Train Station is an integrated station which provides all kinds of scheduled trains to large numbers of cities inland, such as Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Harbin. It also serves the through trains to Hong Kong, overnight sleeper trains to Beijing and overnight sleepers to Xi'an.
|Location Map of Railway Stations in Shanghai|
Hongqiao Railway Station is a large-scale, multi-functional, integrated rail hub with advanced facilities and the high level of modernization. It serves high speed trains plus connections to flights, subways, city buses, coaches and taxis. Currently, this station mainly serves bullet trains to Hangzhou, Nanjing, Suzhou, Wuxi, Fuzhou, Wenzhou, Nanchang, Xiamen, Beijing and several other cities over China.
How to Get from Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station to the Bund
Shanghai Pudong International Airport. After completion, trains to/from Suzhou, Hangzhou, Chongqing, Chengdu, Yangzhou, Nanjing and more places will be operated.
Major Rail Lines from Shanghai to:
- Hong Kong
Why not take a flight?
The most convenient way to take the airport shuttle bus from Suzhou to PVG airport directly if your time permits. The buses are available every 45 minutes, and the departure point is at the gate of China Eastern Airlines business hall on Renmin Road and Ganjiang Road.
There are around 47 direct high speed trains to Wenzhou and they depart from Hongqiao Railway Station. They run frequently like every 10 to 20min. You can input the cities and date on our website for detailed schedule. You can buy the tickets at any railway station in China mainland. If you are interested in booking ticket online in advance, you can submit your booking on our website too! We are very pleased to offer this booking service for you. Thank you.