Shanghai Suzhou Hangzhou Transportation

Transportations between Shanghai and Suzhou, Shanghai and Hangzhou and Suzhou and Hangzhou are very convenient and quick due to the short distances. The best way to transfer is taking a high speed train.

Shanghai Suzhou Hangzhou Map

Shanghai to Suzhou/Suzhou to Shanghai

Shanghai Suzhou Distance

Suzhou is very close to Shanghai, the distance between the two cities is only 84km.

Shanghai Suzhou High Speed Train

Since the distance between Shanghai and Suzhou is very short, you can take a bus (about 1.5h) to travel between Shanghai and Suzhou. However, we highly recommend you to take high speed train to travel between Shanghai and Suzhou. There are about 200 trains commuting between Shanghai and Suzhou every day, and most of them are high speed trains, and you can travel whenever you want. Most of the high speed train will take about half an hour, while the fastest high speed train only takes you 22 minutes. The ticket price is also very cheap. Fast speed, cheap price and a great many of trains, high speed train is definitely your best choice to transfer between Shanghai and Suzhou. The high speed train has second class seat, first class seat and business class seat. You can choose according to your preference.

Transfer Tips: Suzhou North Railway Station, Suzhou Railway Station, Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station and Shanghai Railway Station are all terminus for high speed train. You can choose the closest station to take the high speed train.

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Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Stationt

Shanghai to Hangzhou/Hangzhou to Shanghai

Shanghai Hangzhou Distance

The closest railway distance between Shanghai and Hangzhou is 159km (between Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station and Hangzhou East Railway Station).

Shanghai Hangzhou High Speed Train

Like Shanghai and Suzhou, the best way to travel from Shanghai to Hangzhou or from Hangzhou to Shanghai is taking a high speed train. There is no direct flight between Shanghai and Hangzhou. So the most convenient transportation tool is train. There are over 140 trains in total commuting between the two cities, and among them, there are about 80 high speed trains running every day. The running time of most high speed trains is about 1h, while the fastest train only takes you 45 minutes. The bullet train provides three seats – second class seat, first class seat and business class seat. You can choose the most suitable one.

Transfer Tips: there are three high speed train routes: Hangzhou Railway Station – Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station, Hangzhou Railway Station – Shanghai Railway Station and Hangzhou East Railway Station – Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station (this is the shortest route). Choose the most convenient route according to your location.

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Hangzhou East Railway Station

Hangzhou East Railway Station

Hangzhou to Suzhou/Suzhou to Hangzhou

Hangzhou Suzhou Distance

The shortest railway distance between Hangzhou and Suzhou is about 240km (between Hangzhou East Railway Station and Suzhou North Railway Station).

Hangzhou Suzhou High Speed Train

No flight flying between Hangzhou and Suzhou, thus, high speed train is the most convenient and quick way to travel between the two cities. The running time of the high speed train between Hangzhou and Suzhou is about 1.5h. There are about 15 high speed trains every day. Second class seat, first class seat and business class seat are offered by the high speed train.

Transfer Tips: Suzhou North Railway Station, Suzhou Railway Station, Hangzhou East Railway Station and Hangzhou Railway Station are the terminus for high speed trains. Choose the railway station according to your location.

Hangzhou Suzhou Bus

Since there are only about 15 high speed trains commuting between Hangzhou and Suzhou, we recommend another transportation tool for you – intercity bus. Taking an intercity bus is also a very convenient way to transfer. It only takes you about 2.5h, and there are over 50 buses commuting between Hangzhou and Suzhou every day. The price for the bus is cheaper than the price of high speed train. When you can’t find a suitable high speed train to transfer or the tickets are all sold out, intercity is definitely a good choice for you.

Transfer Tips: there are many bus stations in Hangzhou and Suzhou, and it’s very convenient for you to take the intercity bus.

Suzhou North Railway Statio

Suzhou North Railway Statio

Hangzhou North Bus Station

Hangzhou North Bus Station

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