How to Travel Between Hangzhou and Shanghai
Hangzhou to Shanghai
There are nearly 200 trains running from Hangzhou to Shanghai every day. Hangzhou Railway Station operates more than 20 of them from around 06:00 till 21:30, about 10 of which are high speed trains. Their destinations include Shanghai Railway Station, South Station and Hongqiao Station. Hangzhou East Railway Station operates over 170 trains daily from 00:30 to 24:00, including over 120 bullet trains. At the East Railway Station, most bullet trains leave for Hongqiao Railway Station.
Shanghai to Hangzhou
When returning, passengers can get on the train at Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station. This station operates most of the bullet trains to Hangzhou. Every day from 06:00 to 21:30, over 120 trains leave from this station. As well as taking the direct bus, passengers who arrive at Shanghai Pudong Airport could also take Subway Line 2 to Hongqiao Railway Station and then travel on to Hangzhou by train. Other ordinary trains are available at both Shanghai South Railway Station and Railway Station.
Shanghai Train Schedule
See Shanghai-Hangzhou High Speed Trains
By Long-distance Bus
Buses from Xiaoshan Airport to Shanghai
Buses from Shanghai Pudong International Airport to Hangzhou
Pudong Airport to Hangzhou Huanglong Tourist Hub
Pudong Airport to Hangzhou Wulinmen CAAC Ticket Office
Pudong Airport to Hangzhou Airport
By Regular Coach
Every day, 39 long distance buses leave Hangzhou Passenger Transport Central Station for Shanghai. They run from 06:50 to 18:43. Additionally, there are 8 that leave from the North Bus Station. The earliest one leaves at 07:35 while the latest one is at 18:10. The ticket price is CNY65 per person. There are also 7 from 07:20 to 19:30 running from the South Bus Station to Shanghai West Bus Station at Hongqiao Airport. The whole trip is about 3 hours and takes CNY48 per person.
Passengers can also take a long distance bus from 9 bus stations in Shanghai to Hangzhou. They all arrive at Hangzhou Passenger Transport Central Station. Below you will find the daily schedule, and the ticket prices.
Bus Stations in Shanghai
|South Bus Station||07:10-20:53||CNY68||666, Shi Long Lu, Xuhui District|
|Long Distance Bus General Station||06:50-20:30||CNY59||1662, Zhong Xing Lu, Zhabei District|
|Bus Long Distance Shortcut Station||06:35-18:55||CNY54||605, Hu Tai Lu, Zhabei District|
|Xu Jia Hui Bus Station||06:50-19:20||CNY51-55||211, Hong Qiao Lu, Xuhui District|
|Hu Tai Lu Long-Distance Bus Station||07:00-18:30||CNY60||1015, Zhong Shan Bei Lu, Zhabei District|
|Bailianjing Bus Station||07:30-19:00||CNY48-55||3843, Pu Dong Nan Lu, Pudong New District|
|West Bus Station||08:00-19:30||CNY48||at Hongqiao Airport|
|Heng Feng Lu Bus Station||07:50-18:50||CNY55||258, Heng Feng Lu, Zhabei District|
|Pujiang Long Distance Bus Station||06:35, 20:50||CNY45||2198, Hu Hang Gong Lu, Fengxian District|
|Jiading Bus Station||07:15||CNY50||3205, Hu Yi Gong Lu, Jiading District|