Local transport


A fast magnet train maintains the connection between the airport and Longyang metro station, where you can switch to metro line 2, the trip only takes 8 minutes. In 2010, the Shanghai World Exhibition will be organized, then there will be a metro connection between this airport and Hong Qiao airport.

Car and bus

The airport is located in Pudong New District, 30 kilometers from the center of Shanghai and 40 kilometers from Hong Qiao Airport. You can reach the airport by following Yingbin Road from the outer ring road or Far East Road from the inner ring road. The exit to the airport is clearly indicated.

From the bus station, there are five lines that depart for various destinations in Shanghai. Line 1 goes to Hong Qiao Airport (travel time is 30-40 minutes), line 2 goes to the Shanghai Exhibition Center. The other three bus lines end at Zunyi Road, Dongjiagwan Road and Shanghai South Railway Station. In addition, there is a shuttle bus connection to the Okura Garden Hotel (tel: +86(0)21 6834 6612) in the center of Shanghai.

Car rental - Shanghai Pudong International Airport

In the Arrivals Hall there are service desks from some local car rental companies. Most travelers choose to rent a chauffeur-driven car, usually via their hotel.


There are plenty of taxis in front of the Arrivals Hall, but make sure to stand in the right queue. The queues are divided into the average length of the ride (to Shanghai 25-40 minutes), insist that the taxi driver uses his meter!

Airport Parking

Shanghai Airport has a car park with room for 3,000 cars and outdoor areas for short-term and long-term parking. The rates are 10.00 yuan per hour for the first two hours, after that, 5.00 yuan per hour with a maximum of 50 yuan per day, for big cars, higher rates apply.