Shortest travel time:
6 h 51 m
Longest travel time:
8 h 40 m
Lowest train ticket cost:
$160
Avg. daily departures:
4
Earliest departure:
08:00
Latest departure:
15:25
Shanghai
1703 km
Guangzhou

Shanghai to Guangzhou Train Information

The Shanghai - Guangzhou railway route provides some of the most impressive views in Japan, making a train ride a popular way to travel between the charming cities. But the beautiful sceneries are far from being the only reason to opt for traveling by railway. The Shanghai to Guangzhou trains boast fast travel times and can cover the distance from city center to city center in just 7 hours! All of them provide top-notch onboard amenities to enhance your travel experience, such as comfortable seats, plenty of legroom, and more than generous space to put your luggage during the journey. To top it all, the trains from Shanghai to Guangzhou offer an extensive schedule with up to 4 departures (you can find more information below as well as the ticket prices), so you can rest assured that your trip will go without a hitch!

Shanghai to Guangzhou Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
6 hrs 51 min
8 hrs 40 min
08:00
10:23
2
Afternoon trains
7 hrs 22 min
8 hrs 13 min
14:10
15:25
2

Trains on Shanghai - Guangzhou Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
Bullet train
6 hrs 51 min
$160
4
7.9 / 10 based on 55 reviews

Shanghai to Guangzhou Train Review & Rating

Took the bullet train in China, modern and worth the money

Brandon Y. about traveling from Shanghai to Guangzhou