How to Travel from Guangzhou to Shenzhen
The distance from Guangzhou to Shenzhen is about 150 kilometers (93 miles) totally. Taking Guangzhou – Shenzhen high speed train is the most preferential travel method for the short duration and low cost. In addition, there are buses and taxis available.
1. Fast Way: Guangzhou to Shenzhen High Speed Train: 0.5 – 1.5 hours, CNY 47 – 79.5
From Guangzhou Railway Station / Guangzhou East Railway Station / Guangzhou South Railway Station / Guangzhou North Railway Station: over 200 trains, 06:00 – 23:08
Ticket Price: CNY 47 – 79.5 for second class seat, CNY 99.5 for first class seat
2. Alternative Train: Normal Speed Train: 2 – 3 hours, CNY21.5 – 65.5
From Guangzhou Railway Station / Guangzhou East Railway Station: over 20 trains, 04:08 – 20:38
Ticket Price: CNY21.5 – 65.5 for hard seat, CNY 77.5 – 188.5 for hard sleeper, CNY 132.5 – 263.5 for soft sleeper
3. Guangzhou to Shenzhen Bus: 2.5 – 3 hours, CNY 65 – 100
|Guangzhou Passenger Station||Shenzhen Gongming||05:45, 06:31, 07:21, 08:11, 08:56, 09:35, 10:16, 11:01, 11:51, 12:40||CNY 65|
|Conghua Coach Station||Shenzhen North Passenger Station||09:00, 13:30, 17:40||CNY 100|
|Bao'an Bus Station||10:00, 11:50, 13:40, 18:20||CNY 80|
|Guangyuan Passenger Station||Longhua Station||08:00, 09:40, 11:20, 14:40, 18:00||CNY65|
4. Taxi: 2 hours, CNY 400 – 450
Taking a taxi is a very convenient travel way from Guangzhou to Shenzhen, but the price is correspondingly a little higher. Passengers can negotiate the price with the driver in advance. Hailing Apps like Didi, Caocao, Gaode, are very popular and useful in China.
How to Travel from Guangzhou to Shenzhen Luohu Port
Shenzhen Luohu Port is adjacent to Hong Kong and it is the earliest customs port to Hong Kong. If you have the intention of traveling to Hong Kong from Guangzhou, the port will be an ideal transit point. Passengers can also travel from Guangzhou to Shenzhen airport by air, train, bus and taxi.
1. High Speed Train: 1.5 hours, CNY 74.5 – 199.5
Since Shenzhen Railway Station is next to the Shenzhen Luohu Port, it’s recommended to take high speed train to Shenzhen Railway Station from Guangzhou. And there are over 80 high speed trains departing from Guangzhou to Shenzhen Railway Station. Then it takes about 7 minutes to walk from Shenzhen Railway Station to Luohu Port.
Ticket Price: CNY 74.5 – 94 for second class seat, CNY 99.5 for first class seat, CNY 199.5 for business class seat
2. Guangzhou to Shenzhen Luohu Port Bus: 2.5 – 3 hours, CNY 60
Also, there are direct buses from Guangzhou to Shenzhen Luohu Port operated by individual travel car dealers serving passengers in a daily basis. It takes 2.5 – 3 hours and CNY 60. Pay attention to booking the ticket in advance to ensure adequate location and communicate with them for specific departing details.
3. Taxi: 2 hours, CNY 400 – 500
The price is similar to the price from Guangzhou to Shenzhen downtown area. Although expensive, this way is the most convenient one.
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