Shanghai to Suzhou

Shanghai to Suzhou

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50m First: 14:54 Last: 16:17

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Shanghai to Suzhou Schedule

Shanghai to Suzhou Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway First Class seat 05:46 - 06:11¥ 97
China Railway First Class seat 06:48 - 07:21¥ 97
China Railway Soft Sleeper 08:57 - 10:01¥ 130
China Railway Soft Sleeper 10:56 - 12:04¥ 153
China Railway Soft Sleeper 12:15 - 13:21¥ 130
China Railway Soft Sleeper 14:54 - 15:44¥ 256
China Railway Soft Sleeper 16:03 - 17:16¥ 153
China Railway Soft Sleeper 18:03 - 18:54¥ 211
China Railway Soft Sleeper 20:02 - 20:52¥ 130
China Railway Soft Sleeper 22:04 - 22:59¥ 130

Transportation from Shanghai to Suzhou

  • Trains
    ¥ 45
  • Buses are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Shanghai to Suzhou

Travelling between Shanghai and Suzhou is possible by Flight and train. Train guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you CNY 2,463 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere CNY 46.

How long does it take to get from Shanghai to Suzhou?

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 28 hours to travel between Shanghai and Suzhou depending on the means of transport you choose.

Train is the fastest way to travel between Shanghai and Suzhou. Train will bring you to your destination in 21m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 1d 4h to reach Suzhou.

How much does it cost to get from Shanghai to Suzhou?

Travelling between Shanghai and Suzhou can be as cheap as CNY 46 if you opt for a China Railway (中国铁路) train and as expensive as CNY 2,463 if you buy a China Eastern Airlines flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Shanghai and Suzhou ?

  • 1 from Shanghai to Suzhou starting from 06:45 Sunan Shuofang Airport until 23:05 Sunan Shuofang Airport
  • 1 from Shanghai to Suzhou starting from 04:17 Suzhou until 23:45 Suzhou

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Shanghai to Suzhou.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Shanghai to Suzhou, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as CNY 1,687.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Shanghai and Suzhou

China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Shanghai to Suzhou?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% took a train