Guangzhou Bus Stations

Guangzhou-Hong Kong Bus
Guangzhou-Hong Kong Bus

At present, there are mainly 6 Guangzhou bus stations, operating frequent buses to and from the cities in and around Guangdong Province, including Dongguan, Shenzhen, Changsha, Wuhan, Xiamen, Guilin and Jinan… Among them, the Provincial Bus Stations and Tianhe Bus Station provide more daily bus routes. Besides, Jiaokou Bus Station, Fangcun Bus Station, Guangyuan Bus Station and Guangzhou South Bus Station are also frequented by passengers. Especially, Tianhe Bus Station boasts the bus routes to Gongbei Port near to Macau.

Ticket Fare & Payment

Generally speaking, it takes no more than CNY100/person and 3.5 hours to travel within Guangdong province from Guangzhou. The trans-provincial tickets usually exceed CNY200/person and the duration of the trip would last over 6 hours. Foreign tourists can buy tickets online with their valid passports three days in advance. Cash, Ali-Pay and Wechat payment are also available.

Here lists the information of the Guangzhou bus stations that passengers often use for your reference:

Guangzhou Long-Distance Bus Schedule (Extract)

Destination  Duration Ticket Fare/person
Dongguan 1-4h  CNY40-70
Shenzhen    1.5-3.5h CNY60-70
Zhuhai   1.5-2.5h  CNY55-75
Zhongshan 1-2h CNY38-66
Foshan 0.5-1h  CNY15-45
Changsha, Hunan  8.5-9h  CNY200-450
Wuhan, Hubei   12.5h CNY320-380
Xiamen, Fujian  7.5-8.5h   CNY220-280
Fuzhou, Fujian 10.5-12h CNY255-290
Mount Wuyi, Fujian 12h CNY350
Haikou, Hainan   6.5-7.5h   CNY190 (excluded see-crossing fee)
Guilin, Guangxi     6-7h CNY140-190
Kunming, Yunnan  16h   CNY300/435
Hangzhou, Zhejiang 15h CNY400
Jinan, Shandong 20.5h  CNY515
Qingdao, Shandong  21.5h CNY515

6 Major Long Distance Bus in Guangzhou

1. Provincial Bus Station

Chinese Name: 广东省汽车客运站 (guǎng dōng shěng qì chē kè yùn zhàn)
This station is one of the largest transportation hubs in south China. Presently, it provides a great number of bus lines to cities in Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Guizhou, Hunan, Henan, Jiangxi, Shanxi and Jiangsu.

 Destinations & Bus Schedule:

Dongguan   every 5-50min during 06:35-20:40
Shenzhen  10:30, 10:45, 18:20, 15:55, 17:00
Zhuhai    every 30-60min during 06:10-19:50
Zhongshan   07:15, 08:30, 12:50, 13:20
Foshan every 1-1.5h during 06:40-18:40
Changsha, Hunan  13:30
Wuhan, Hubei   13:30
Xiamen, Fujian 19:00
Fuzhou, Fujian  15:25, 17:00, 18:30, 19:40
Haikou, Hainan 10:30, 14:00, 16:00, 17:30, 19:45, 22:40
Guilin, Guangxi 17:40
Kunming, Yunnan   13:15
Hangzhou, Zhejiang 14:10
Wenzhou, Zhejiang   14:10
Jinan, Shandong  13:10 every other day
Qingdao, Shandong 13:10 every other day
Rizhao, Shandong 13:10

 Address: No.147, West Huaishi Road, Yuexiu District
How to Get There:
1. Metro:
Take metro line 2 or line 5 to Guangzhou Railway Station, Exit F. Then walk northwest around 350 meters (400 yards) to find the coach station.
2. Bus:
a. Take bus nos. Guangfo 002, Guangzeng 5, get off at Provincial Bus Station and you will see the station.
b. Take bus nos. 5, 228, 231, 523A, 523, 524 and get off at Guangzhou City Bus Terminus. Walk east for about 300 meters (330 yards) and then will see the Bus Station on the opposite.

2. Tianhe Bus Station

Chinese Name: 天河汽车客运站 (tiān hé qì chē kè yùn zhàn)
It operates the routes to the Pearl River Delta areas, the west and the north of Guangdong. Also it offers buses to other provinces, such as Fujian, Zhejiang and Macau.

 Destinations & Bus Schedule:

Dongguan every 5-35min during 07:30-19:00
Shenzhen every 10-30min during 07:10-20:30
Zhuhai   every 30-60min during 07:55-14:30
Gongbei Port, Zhuhai   08:55, 29:25, 11;55, 13:55, 15:55, 17:40, 19:20
Zhongshan   every 50-75min during 07:45-18:50
Haikou, Hainan   14:50, 15:00, 16:50
Fuzhou, Fujian   17:10, 18:50
Guilin, Guangxi   17:00
Kunming, Yunnan   14:10
Hangzhou, Zhejiang 14:50
Wenzhou, Zhejiang    14:50
Yiwu, Zhejiang 14:50
Jinan, Shandong  12:40 every other day
Qingdao, Shandong  12:40 every other day
Rizhao, Shandong     12:40

 Tips: After getting off the bus, walk straight for more than 300 meters (330 yards) to the Gongbei Port. Pass the customs and then you will arrive in Macau.

 Address: No.633, Yanling Road, Tianhe District
 How to Get There:
1. Metro:
Take metro line 3 or line 6, get off at Tianhe Bus Station, Exit B.
2. Bus:
a. Take bus nos. 126, 236, 252, 257, 290, 303A, 345, 494A, 494, 503, 564, Night Bus nos. 69, 70, 90, 100, get off at Tianhe Terminal. Walk west along Yanling Road for 180 meters (200 yards) and then turn right. The station is within 100 meters (110 yards).
b. Take bus nos. B11, 30, 39, 46, 54, 65, 83, 84A, 84, 297, 346, 498, 534, 535, 884 and get off at Tianhe Bus Station. Walk east for 320 meters (350 yards).

Tianhe Bus Station
Tianhe Bus Station
Guangzhou Tianhe Bus Station
Wait in Line to Get into Tianhe Station

3. Jiaokou Bus Station

Chinese Name: 滘口汽车客运站 (jiào kǒu qì chē kè yùn zhàn)

 Destinations & Bus Schedule:

Dongguan every 1-1.5h during 06:40-19:00
Shenzhen  every 1h20min during 06:50-18:50
Zhuhai   every 1h20min during 08:30-17:30
Zhongshan 07:20, 10:00, 14:00, 18:30
Jiangmen every 1-2h during 09:00-20:00
Qujing, Yunnan 13:00

 Address: No.533, Fangcun Avenue West, Liwan District
 How to Get There:
1. Metro:
Take metro line 5 and get off at Jiaokou Bus Station, Exit B1.
2. Bus:
Take bus nos. 61, 82, 85, 208, Fo 200, Fo 279, Guang 123, Guang 132, Guang 205, Guang 260, Guang 277, Guang 281, Guang 286, Guang 81, Guang 885, Guang 969, Tourists Bus Line 2, Guang Peak Express Line 50, Guang Peak Express Line 57, Guang Peak Express Line 78, Night Bus Line 58, Night Bus Line 67, Night Bus Line 27, Night Bus Line 33 and get off at Guangfo Road.

4. Fangcun Bus Station

Chinese Name: 芳村汽车客运站 (fāng cūn qì chē kè yùn zhàn)
It mainly operates the routes to go to the south and west of the Pearl River Delta, and Guangxi, Hainan, Hunan, Hubei, Fujian, Jiangxi, Shanghai and Guizhou. More than 1,000 buses depart there each day.

 Destinations & Bus Schedule:

Zhuhai 08:55, 13:55, 18:00
Zhongshan every 1-1.5h during 07:45-18:15
Jiangmen   every 1-2.5h during 09:25-20:25
Xiamen, Fujian 16:50
Fuzhou, Fujian 16:50
Mount Wuyi, Fujian 10:00

 Address: No.51, Huadi Middle Avenue, Liwan District
 How to Get There:
1. Metro:
Take metro line 1 and get off at Kengkou Station, Exit B. Then walk northeast around 300 meters.
2. Bus:
Take bus nos. 1, 69, 70, 71, 91, 207, 222, 412, 525, 552, 565, 769, 838, Fo244 and get off at Fangcun Bus Station.

5. Guangyuan Bus Station

Chinese Name: 广园汽车客运站 (guǎng yuán qì chē kè yùn zhàn)
It is situated at the junction of 'Guangzhou – Shenzhen' Expressway, 'Guangzhou – Foshan' Expressway, Baiyun Avenue and Guangyuan Road. It mainly offers buses to go to Shenzhen and Dongguan. Additionally, it provides passenger transport services to go to the west and the north of Guangdong Province.

 Destinations & Bus Schedule:

Shenzhen every 2h10min during 07:15-19:50
Shantou   10:00, 11:30, 22:30
Shanwei 12:00, 15:30
Changsha, Hunan 13:00
Xiamen, Fujian 12:00, 15:30
Putian, Fujian  12:00, 15:30
Hangzhou, Zhejiang 12:00, 15:30
Jiaxing, Zhejiang  12:00, 15:30
Wenzhou, Zhejiang 12:00, 15:30

 Address: No.283, Middle Guangyuan Road, Baiyun District
 How to Get There:
1. Metro:
Take metro line 2 and get off at Feixiang Park Station. Then take a taxi to the destination.
2. Bus:
Take bus nos. 24, 32, 36, 38, 46, 60, 63, 93, 179, 181, 189, 199, 210, 241, 257, 265, 273, 298, 540 and get off at Guangyuan Bus Station.

6. Guangzhou South Bus Station

Chinese Name: 广州南站汽车客运站 (guǎng zhōu nán zhàn qì chē kè yùn zhàn)

 Destinations & Bus Schedule:

Dongguan  every 20-60min during 09:00-22:30
Shenzhen 14:00, 17:00, 18:00, 19:50, 20:00
Zhongshan every 1 hour during 08:40-19:50
Jiangmen  every1-1.5h during 08:15-20:30
Changsha, Hunan 11:30
Wuhan, Hubei 11:30
Xiamen, Fujian   15:00
Fuzhou, Fujian 15:00

 Address: North Nanzhan Road, Zhongcun, Panyu District (close to Guangzhou South Railway Station)
 How to Get There:
1. Metro:
Take metro line 2 or line 7 and get off at South Railway Station, Exit 12.
2. Bus:
Take bus no.Pan129 and get off at Guangzhou South Bus Station directly.

See more: Guangzhou to Hong Kong Bus

- Last modified on May. 11, 2021 -
Questions & Answers on Guangzhou Bus Stations
Asked by Zen from SINGAPORE | Dec. 22, 2019 22:31Reply
Are there buses from Conghua Bus Terminal to Hong Kong and return?
Answers (1)
Answered by Zoey from USA | Dec. 25, 2019 17:07

No, there isn't.
Asked by Patrik from THAILAND | Nov. 11, 2019 04:58Reply
Hello, is there any bus from Conghua to Zhuhai? if yes, can book online? thank you.
Answers (1)
Answered by Benny from UNITED KINGDOM | Nov. 13, 2019 18:11

Yes, you can take bus from Conghua Coach station to Zhuhai Gongbei Coach station at 14:30. The booking page only has Chinese version. You are suggested to purchase the tickets when you arriving there.
Asked by Mr Wu from MALAYSIA | Nov. 09, 2019 22:23Reply
Where do I catch a long distance bus in Guangzhou to Yongchun, Fujian?
Which bus station in GZ? How frequent is the bus service? Once a day bus service?

I will be staying at GZ near the city center for about a week before I travel to Yongchun in Fujian.
Answers (1)
Answered by Gina from CANADA | Nov. 11, 2019 19:59

You can take bus from Tianhe Coach station to Yongchun at 18:50.
Asked by J from SINGAPORE | Oct. 09, 2019 22:27Reply
Is there a bus from Guangzhou East bus station to Conghua Bus Station?
Answers (1)
Answered by Leo from GERMANY | Oct. 11, 2019 00:26

Yes, there are several coaches from East Coach Station to Conghua directly. The bus schedules are 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30 and 12:00. The ticket fare is CNY20 per person.
Asked by Hello from PHILIPPINES | Oct. 04, 2019 08:20Reply
What about bus from guangzhou to wuhan?
Answers (1)
Answered by Grayson from GERMANY | Oct. 11, 2019 00:25

I found several coaches in the following coach stations:
Provincial Coach Station: 13:10
Huangpu Coach Station: 12:30
Jiaokou Coach Station: 12:00

Hope helpful!
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