From Beijing West to Shenzhen by Trains
From Capital Airport to Shenzhen by Flights
How to get from Beijing to Shenzhen
Travelling between Beijing and Shenzhen 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 5,528 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a train which will set you back mere CNY 321.
How long does it take to get from Beijing to Shenzhen?
It can take you anywhere between 3 and 30 hours to travel between Beijing and Shenzhen depending on the means of transport you choose.
Flight is the fastest way to travel between Beijing and Shenzhen. Flight will bring you to your destination in 3h. Train does a much slower job and take about 1d 5h 4m to reach Shenzhen.
How much does it cost to get from Beijing to Shenzhen?
Travelling between Beijing and Shenzhen can be as cheap as CNY 321 if you opt for a China Railway train and as expensive as CNY 5,528 if you buy a Cathay Pacific 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 Beijing and Shenzhen ?
- 104 from Beijing to Shenzhen starting from 03:15 Capital Airport until 22:00 Capital Airport
- 3 from Beijing to Shenzhen starting from 19:53 Beijing West until 23:16 Beijing West
Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Beijing to Shenzhen.
What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?
Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Beijing to Shenzhen, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as CNY 2,264.
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 Beijing and Shenzhen
Air China, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Dragonair, Hainan Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Trans North Air
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 Beijing to Shenzhen?
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
- 1000 took a train