How to Get from Shanghai to Putuoshan?

There are 4 ways to travel from Shanghai to Mount Putuo. You could choose the fastest way by flight, the slowest way by overnight ferry, or the economy way by bus. Find the schedule of different transportations below.

There is one flight from Shanghai to Putuoshan by China Eastern Airlines. This flight is available each day, lasting for 1 hour 10 minutes.

Flight No. Departure Arrival Duration
MU5205 13:30
Shanghai Pudong Airport
14:40
Zhoushan Putuoshan Airport
1h 10m

Note: It is 3.6 km from Zhoushan Putuoshan Airport to Zhujiajian dock where you can take a ferry to Mount Putuo.

There is no direct train from Shanghai to Putuoshan, however, you could take train from Shanghai to Hangzhou, then take bus from Hangzhou to Putuoshan. The train will require around one hour and bus will take about three and half hours.

Shanghai Nanpu Bridge Passenger Center(Chinese Name: 南浦大桥客运站) to Putuo Mountain Terminal
Departure Arrival Duration Price
08:00 11:50

3h 50m

RMB258

Shanghai Wusongkou Cruise Terminalr (Chinese Name: 上海吴淞口客运中心) to Putuo Mountain Terminal
Departure Arrival Duration Class Price

8:00

07:00 (Next Day)

11h

Cable for 2 people RMB319
Cable for 8 people RMB189
Cable for 20 people RMB109

Shanghai Long-Distance Passenger Transport South Station (Chinese Name: 上海长途客运南) to Putuo District in Zhoushan City
Departure Class Duration Price
6:59 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
6:59 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
7:37 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
7:37 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
8:05 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
8:05 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
8:39 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
8:39 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
9:09 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
9:09 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
9:43 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
9:43 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
10:39 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
10:39 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
11:39 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB228
11:39 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
12:45 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
12:45 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
13:25 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
13:25 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
14:05 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
14:05 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
14:50 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
14:50 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
16:05 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
16:05 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
16:49 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
16:49 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
17:29 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
17:29 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
18:19 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
18:19 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
19:27 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
19:27 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
Shanghai Pudong East Long Distance Bus Station (Chinese Name: 上海浦东客运东站) to Putuo District in Zhoushan City
Departure Class Duration Price
7:20 Normal Seat 5h 30m RMB150
7:20 VIP Seat 5h 30m RMB228
7:50 Normal Seat 5h 30m RMB150
7:50 VIP Seat 5h 30m RMB228
9:00 Normal Seat 5h 30m RMB150
9:00 VIP Seat 5h 30m RMB228
14:20 Normal Seat 5h 30m RMB150
14:20 VIP Seat 5h 30m RMB228
15:30 Normal Seat 5h 30m RMB150
15:30 VIP Seat 5h 30m RMB228
Shanghai Tourist Bus Center (Chinese Name: 上海旅游集散总) to Putuo District in Zhoushan City
Departure Class Duration Price
08:20 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
08:20 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
13:00 Normal Seat 4h 30m RMB150
13:00 VIP Seat 4h 30m RMB228
Shanghai Pudong Airport(Chinese Name: 上海浦东机场) to Putuo District in Zhoushan City
Departure Class Duration Price
08:20 Normal Seat 5h 30m RMB180