Beijing Xian Shanghai Transportation

Xian is always the middle destination in our Beijing Xian Shanghai tour itineraries. So you must concern about how to transfer between Beijing-Xian and Shanghai-Xian most. This article will give introduction about the transportation for Beijing Xian Shanghai tour.

Beijing Xian Shanghai map

Beijing Xian Transportation

Beijing Xian Distance

Beijing lies at the northeast of Xian and the distance between the two cities is about 1183 km.

How to Travel between Beijing and Xian

The most convenient way to transfer between Beijing and Xian is taking a flight. There are many flights between Beijing and Xian, and they only takes about 2 hours. High speed train is also popular with its comfortable environment and rather quick speed. It only takes about 4-5hours. The normal train is the most economical choice. The duration time of the normal train is over 10 hours. However, there are many overnight trains between Beijing and Xian, you can take the overnight train and save one night accommodation fee. For detailed transportation information between Beijing and Xian, please check How to Get from Beijing to Xian, How to Get from Xian to Beijing and Beijing Xian High Speed Trains.

Recommended Tours: 5 Days Beijing Xian Highlights Tour by Bullet Train | 6 Days Classic Xian Beijing Tour by Bullet Train

Beijing International Airport

Beijing International Airport

Xian Shanghai Transportation

Xian Shanghai Distance

Now, it is becoming more popular to get to Xian by high speed train from Beijing instead of taking flight.

Xian is 1200 km from Shanghai and located at the northwest of Shanghai.

How to Travel between Xian and Shanghai

The best choice to transfer between Xian and Shanghai is also taking flight. Over 60 flights commuting between Xian and Shanghai every day and the flight time is only about 2 hours. As for high speed train, there is only one high speed train transferring between Xian and Shanghai and the running time is about 10 hours. To be honest, it’s not very quick, but this train is an overnight train, so you can spend one night on the train. Normal train is also a choice for you. However, it will take you about 14-22 hours. It’s very slow, so it’s better you take the overnight trains. We have introduced the detailed transportation between Xian and Shanghai in How to Get from Xian to Shanghai and How to Get from Shanghai to Xian. Please check them for detailed information.

Recommended Shanghai Xian Tour: 5 Days Classic Xian Shanghai Tour (by Flight)

Xian Xianyang International Airport

Xian Xianyang International Airport

Beijing Shanghai Transportation

Although in your Beijing Xian Shanghai tour, you may not fly from Beijing to Shanghai directly, knowing the transportation of Beijing-Shanghai is necessary for you when you plan some extended destinations or other trips.

Beijing Shanghai Distance

Beijing is 1088 km from Shanghai, and it’s located the northwest of Shanghai.

How to Travel between Beijing and Shanghai

The best transportation tool is also airplane. There are over 90 flights between Beijing and Shanghai and each flight only takes about 2 hours. High speed train will take about 5-6 hours, so it’s also a good choice. There are nearly 40 high speed trains commuting between Beijing and Shanghai. You can choose the one suit you best. In addition, the Fuxing trains in the public eyes are used as some trains between Beijing and Shanghai, therefore, travelers could choose one from the 6 pairs of trains between the two destinations for only about 4.5 hours to experience its higher speed and more advanced technologies. The trains are G1, G3, G5, G7, G13 and G17 from Beijing to Shanghai during 09:00~15:00, and G2, G4, G6, G8, G14, and G18 from Shanghai to Beijing during 07:00~19:00. Normal train is not recommended for there are only two normal trains and their running time is very long. You can check the details in How to Get from Beijing to Shanghai, How to Get from Shanghai to Beijing and Bullet train between Beijing and Shanghai.

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Shanghai Pudong International Airport

Shanghai Pudong International Airport

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