Shanghai - Suzhou High-speed Train/Bullet Train Schedule, Ticket Price, Stations

Written by Sally Guo Updated Oct. 31, 2023

Travel between Shanghai and Suzhou by high-speed train takes just 25-30 minutes! Spanning approximately 80 km (49 miles), the Shanghai-Suzhou Rail operates about 250 pairs of bullet trains daily, reaching a top speed of 310 kph (192 mph).

Major stations include Shanghai Railway Station, Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station, Suzhou Railway Station, Suzhou North Railway Station, and Suzhouyuanqu Railway Station.

Shanghai to Suzhou train
Shanghai to Suzhou train Map

Shanghai - Suzhou High-Speed Train Facts

Shanghai - Suzhou High-Speed Train Time

Train No. Departure - Arrival Duration Terminals
G7032 05:46 - 06:11 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G1970 06:10 - 06:33 23m Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou North
G8262 07:10 - 07:49 39m Shanghai to Suzhou
D2212 07:42 - 08:29 47m Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou New Area
G7004 08:00 - 08:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G8264 08:25 - 08:49 24m Shanghai to Suzhouyuanqu
G7006 09:00 - 09:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G8266 09:25 - 09:49 24m Shanghai West to Suzhou
D3068 09:27 - 10:42 1h 15m Shanghai South to Suzhou
G7008 10:00 - 10:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7010 11:00 - 11:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G1956 12:03 - 12:33 30m Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou North
G7014 13:00 - 13:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7016 14:00 - 14:26 26m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7018 15:00 - 15:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7020 16:00 - 16:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G24 17:00 - 17:21 21m Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou North
G7024 18:00 - 18:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7026 19:00 - 19:26 26m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7028 20:00 - 20:25 25m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7202 21:00 - 21:32 32m Shanghai to Suzhou
G7212 22:23 - 22:52 29m Shanghai to Suzhou

248 bullet trains are operating daily from Shanghai to Suzhou, starting from 05:46 until 22:23. We've selected some of them above for your convenience.

Most trains depart from Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station and Shanghai Railway Station, and arrive at Suzhou Railway Station and Suzhou North Railway Station, with only a few stopping at Shanghai West Station, Shanghai South Railway Station, Suzhouyuanqu Railway Station, and Suzhou New Area Railway Station.

Suzhou - Shanghai Bullet Train Schedule

Train No. Departure - Arrival Duration Terminals
G7213 06:40 - 07:20 40m Suzhou to Shanghai
G7203 07:02 - 07:25 23m Suzhouyuanqu to Shanghai
D2281 08:02 - 08:37 35m Suzhou to Shanghai
G7037 08:17 - 08:59 42m Suzhou New Area to Shanghai
G7043 09:05 - 09:36 31m Suzhouyuanqu to Shanghai
G7569 10:04 - 10:42 38m Suzhou North to Shanghai Hongqiao
G8251 11:02 - 11:34 32m Suzhou to Shanghai
G7111 12:00 - 12:24 24m Suzhouyuanqu to Shanghai Hongqiao
D2913 13:02 - 13:50 48m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
G2817 14:03 - 14:29 26m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
G119 15:01 - 15:32 31m Suzhou North to Shanghai Hongqiao
D3045 17:01 - 17:30 29m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
D3071 17:47 - 19:03 1h 16m Suzhou to Shanghai South
G1821 18:02 - 18:26 24m Suzhou North to Shanghai Hongqiao
G8257 19:02 - 19:37 35m Suzhou to Shanghai
G7247 19:31 - 19:52 21m Suzhouyuanqu to Shanghai West
G7123 20:02 - 20:36 34m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
G1985 21:00 - 21:40 40m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
D2927 22:04 - 22:38 34m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao
G7167 22:55 - 23:20 25m Suzhou to Shanghai Hongqiao

Over 250 bullet trains are operating daily from Suzhou to Shanghai, starting from 06:40 until 22:55. We've selected some of them above for your convenience.

Shanghai - Suzhou High-Speed Train Ticket Prices

  Second-class First-class Business-class
D-Train RMB31 (USD4) RMB50 (USD7) Unavailable
G-Train RMB45 (USD6) RMB71 (USD10) RMB156 (USD22)

The ticket prices may vary slightly for different train services. The prices listed above are for reference only. To check the real-time prices for specific train services, please click China Train Booking.

Shanghai - Suzhou High-speed Train Stations

The high-speed train journey between Shanghai and Suzhou involves various terminals: Shanghai Railway Station, Shanghai Hongqiao Station, Shanghai South Station, Shanghai West Station, Suzhou Railway Station, Suzhou North Station, Suzhouyuanqu Station, and Suzhou New Area Station.

Among them, Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai Railway Station, Suzhou North, and Suzhou Railway Station are the main terminals for Shanghai - Suzhou bullet trains.

Shanghai Railway Station

Shanghai Railway Station is located in the city center, offering regular and well-connected transport services. Travel from this station to various attractions like the Bund, Shanghai Museum, or Shanghai Tower is very convenient.

How to Get to Shanghai Railway Station:

Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

About 22 km (13 mi) away from the Bund, Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station is close to the Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport - within walking distance. This smart spot makes it smooth for travelers to switch between the railway station and the airport.

How to Get to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station:

Shanghai South Railway Station

Shanghai South Railway Station, located in the Xuhui District, is the departure point for several bullet trains running between Shanghai and Hangzhou.

How to Get to Shanghai South Railway Station:

Shanghai West Railway Station

Located in Putuo District, Shanghai West Railway Station is about 14 kilometers (8 miles) away from the city center. It is an intermediate stop along the Shanghai - Nanjing Intercity Railway (沪宁城际铁路).

How to Get to Shanghai West Railway Station:

Suzhou Railway Station

Suzhou Railway Station is located in the city center, making it a more convenient and time-saving option compared to other stations in the city.

How to Get to Suzhou Railway Station:

Suzhou North Railway Station

Suzhou North Railway Station, in Suzhou, is an important stop on the high-speed rail route. It is 15 kilometers (10 miles) away from the city center.

How to Get to Suzhou North Railway Station:

Suzhouyuanqu Railway Station

Suzhouyuanqu Railway Station is located in Suzhou's industrial zone (Yuanqu Area). It is 10 kilometers (6 miles) away from the city center.

How to Get to Suzhouyuanqu Railway Station:

Suzhou New Area Railway Station

Suzhou New Area Railway Station is close to Tiger Hill Scenic Area. It is 15 kilometers (10 miles) away from the city center.

How to Get to Suzhou New Area Railway Station:

Shanghai - Suzhou Bullet Train Types

There are two categories of bullet trains that operate between Shanghai and Suzhou. They are the G Trains and D trains.

G Trains

G trains, also known as High-Speed Trains, are the fastest in China's rail network, traveling up to 350 km/h. The G train journey from Shanghai to Suzhou generally takes less than 30 minutes.

D Trains

D trains referred to as Electric Multiple Units (EMU), travel slightly lower than G trains, usually around 250 km/h. A trip between Shanghai and Suzhou on the D Train typically takes around 30 minutes.

How to Book Shanghai - Suzhou High-speed Train Tickets

There are three main ways you can book train tickets from Shanghai to Suzhou:

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Book Train Tickets through China Rail Official Website

You can consider using the 12306 China Rail official website if you want to save the service fee charged by travel agencies. However, it may require significant effort to handle ticket changes or cancellations on your own.

Note: The official website offers ticket sales services only between 5:00 AM and 11:00 PM, however, the ticket search function remains accessible 24/7.

Book Train Tickets at Train Stations

Buying tickets directly at the train station ticket windows is another option. Nevertheless, this method requires lining up and can pose a considerable challenge as the train station staff may not speak English.

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