How to Travel between Hangzhou and Huangshan

It is about 190km (120mi) between Hangzhou and Huangshan. Bullet train is the most convenient and best way to travel between these two cities. It takes 1.5-2 hours en route and costs CNY77-120 for a second class seat. Long-distance bus is an alternative, and some buses can transfer tourists from Hangzhou to Huangshan Mountain scenic area nonstop. Normally, the bus ride needs 4 hours and costs CNY70-100.

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How to Travel from Hangzhou to Huangshan

1. Best Way: Hangzhou to Huangshan Bullet Train: 1.5-2h, CNY82-120 for 2nd Class Seat

Nearly 30 Hangzhou to Huangshan trains are available every day. They leave from either Hangzhou East Railway Station or Hangzhou South Railway Station and all arrive at Huangshan North Railway Station. The earliest bullet train departs at 06:45 and the last one departs at 21:20, and the frequency is 2 to 3 trains per hour.

 Ticket Fare:
Second Class Seat: CNY82-120; First Class Seat: CNY131-195; Business Class Seat: CNY245-365.5

Find details about Hangzhou Huangshan Bullet Train

2. Alternative: Hangzhou to Huangshan Long-distance Bus: 4h, CNY90-100

Departure Point Arrival Point Departure Time
Hangzhou Xiaoshan Bus Station Huangshan Mountain (Yellow Mountain) 06:35
Hangzhou Coach Terminal Huangshan General Bus Station 17:05
Hangzhou West Bus Station Huangshan General Bus Station 08:10, 12:40, 14:40

How to Travel from Huangshan to Hangzhou

1. Best Way: Huangshan to Hangzhou Bullet Train: 1.5-2h, CNY77-120 for 2nd Class Seat

More than 25 bullet trains set off from Huangshan North Railway Station to Hangzhou every day. Most arrive at Hangzhou East Railway Station and only a few arrive at Hangzhou South Railway Station. The earliest one departs at around 06:00 and the last one departs at 20:35. About frequency, 2 to 3 trains depart hourly.

 Ticket Fare:
Second Class Seat: CNY77-120; First Class Seat: CNY123-189.5; Business Class Seat: CNY230.5-365.5

2. Alternative: Huangshan to Hangzhou Long-distance Bus: 4h, CNY70-90

Departure Point Arrival Point Departure Time Ticket
Huangshan General Bus Station Hangzhou West Bus Station 08:20, 09:10, 09:40, 11:40,
12:35, 13:00, 14:00
Yansi Bus Station Hangzhou 07:40, 08:20, 08:30, 09:45,

How to Travel from Hangzhou to Huangshan Mountain (Yellow Mountain)

1. Nonstop Bus: 4h, CNY90-100

Tourists may take nonstop bus to Huangshan Mountain from Hangzhou Xiaoshan Bus Station. It usually takes 4h and costs CNY90-100 per adult.

2. Hangzhou to Huangshan Bullet Train + Nonstop Bus: 4.5-5h, CNY100-140

First, tourists may take a bullet train from Hangzhou to Huangshan North Railway Station. The duration is 1.5-2h and it costs CNY82-120 for a second class seat. 

After tourists get off the train, they can buy a through bus ticket right at the railway station to Huangshan Mountain at CNY20. The bus ride is about 2.5h and tourists will arrive at the South Gate of the Yellow Mountain.
- Last updated on Mar. 30, 2021 -
Questions & Answers on How to Travel between Hangzhou and Huangshan
Asked by Esther from MALAYSIA | Feb. 29, 2024 07:30Reply
Bullet train from Hangzhou to Huangshan
Hi, please advice how many trip for bullet train run per day from Hangzhou east to Huangshan north .
Is it possible for Malaysia citizen to book a bullet train ticket from Malaysia. Thank you.
Answers (1)
Answered by James | Feb. 29, 2024 19:07

There are about 17 trains operating between Hangzhou East and Huangshan North from 7:15 to 20:18. Yes, it is possible for you to book in Malaysia. Just book with TravelChinaGuide, and it is so fast and easy.
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