Shanghai to Yunnan

Shanghai to Yunnan

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Instant Refundable
11:15
Shanghai Hongqiao
11h 46m ride in train #G1375
23:01
Kunming South, Yunnan
Instant Refundable
18:26
Shanghai South
1d 11h 43m ride in train #K79
06:09
+2
Kunming, Yunnan
Instant Fastest
15:10
SHA Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
3h 40m flight #MU5806 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
18:50
KMG Kunming Airport, Yunnan

From Shanghai Hongqiao to Yunnan by train

Instant Refundable
11:15
Shanghai Hongqiao
11h 46m ride in train #G1375
23:01
Kunming South, Yunnan

From Shanghai South to Yunnan by train

Instant Refundable
18:26
Shanghai South
1d 11h 43m ride in train #K79
06:09
+2
Kunming, Yunnan

From Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Yunnan by flight

Instant Fastest
15:10
SHA Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
3h 40m flight #MU5806 with China Eastern Airlines in Economy
18:50
KMG Kunming Airport, Yunnan

Shanghai to Yunnan Schedule

Shanghai to Yunnan Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
China Railway First Class seat 07:21 - 19:14¥ 2,900
China Railway First Class seat 08:55 - 19:34¥ 2,900
China Railway First Class seat 11:15 - 23:01¥ 2,900
China Railway Soft Sleeper 16:55 - 08:12¥ 353
China Railway Soft Sleeper 18:26 - 06:09¥ 333
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ912220:45 - 00:35¥ 1,355
Sichuan Airlines Economy #3U820220:25 - 23:50¥ 1,093
Lucky Air Economy #8L989020:25 - 00:30¥ 259
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ912222:10 - 01:55¥ 1,355

Transportation from Shanghai to Yunnan

How to get from Shanghai to Yunnan

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

The most expensive ticket will cost you CNY 2,635 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere CNY 332.

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

It can take you anywhere between 4 and 40 hours to travel between Shanghai and Yunnan depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Shanghai and Yunnan. Flight will bring you to your destination in 3h 5m. Train does a much slower job and take about 1d 15h 17m to reach Yunnan.

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

Travelling between Shanghai and Yunnan can be as cheap as CNY 332 if you opt for a China Railway train and as expensive as CNY 2,635 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 Yunnan ?

  • 1 from Shanghai to Yunnan starting from 06:45 Kunming Airport until 23:10 Kunming Airport
  • 1 from Shanghai to Yunnan starting from 07:21 Kunming South until 18:26 Kunming

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

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 Yunnan, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as CNY 345.

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 Yunnan

Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Lucky Air, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Spring 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 Yunnan?

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

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% decided to fly