Shenzhen Intercity Bus Stations

Bus services in Shenzhen first began at 1975, now have expanded to a network consisting of near 1000 routes. Three franchised companies, Shenzhen Bus Group, Shenzhen Eastern Bus and Shenzhen Western Bus operate most of the routes, and the remaining routes are operated by a few private companies.
Bus services in Shenzhen are subsidized by the government, where the operators have to set the bus fares according to a guideline. Bus fares range from 2 RMB to 10 RMB, except for branch routes, which the fare are 1 RMB, and privately-operated premium services, which may be charged as much as 25 RMB.

  • Yinhu Bus Station

    Yinhu Bus Station has the most long-distance bus lines. Buses departing to Shanghai, Guangxi, Hunan, Fujian, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Jiangsu, Henan, Guizhou, Hubei, Anhui, Hainan and Sichuan provinces and other cities in Guangdong Province are available here.

    Location:
    1/F of Yinhu Mansion
    on Shangbubei Lu,
    Futian District.

    Transportation:

    By Subway
    The nearest subway station to Yinhu Bus station is Kexueguan Station which is located around 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) away from it. Passengers can take subway line 1 to Kexueguan Station and then change bus or taxi there.
    By Bus
    The bus stop near the station is called Yinhu Qichezhan, the following buses pass through there:
    Nos. 4, 5, 7, 46, 201, 207, 218, 222, 240, 242, 301, 319, 336, 352, 356, 374, 393, E11, M203, B614, B686, East Holiday Line 2 and Airport Shuttle Bus Line 6.
    By Taxi to reach Yinhu Station:
    1. Coming from Luohu Boarder, it costs around CNY20 for about 20 minutes.
    2. Coming from Baoan Airport, it costs around CNY100 for about 50 minutes.

  • Luohu Long-distance Bus Station

    Luohu Long-distance Bus Station is the most well-known local bus station. From this station, passengers can find buses to Macau, Guangzhou, Dongguan, Foshan, Zhuhai, Shantou, Zhongshan, Taishan, Changping, Zhaoqing, Jiangmen, Panyu, etc. Most of the buses above have an interval of 15–20 minutes from 07:00–21:30. Passengers can also find buses to other directions in Guangdong from this station.

    Location:
    Luohu Commercial City near
    Luohu Border

    Transportation:

    By Subway
    Luohu Station of Subway Line 1 is beside the bus station, passengers can take subway to Luohu Station and get to the bus station from Exit B.
    By Bus
    1, 7, 12, 17, 25, 38, 82, 83, 101, 102, 106, 205, 215, K302, 302, 352, 337, K528, K533, K538, K568 and K545.
    By Taxi to reach Luohu Station:
    1. From Shenzhen Airport, it costs around CNY120 and about 50 minutes.
    2. From Shekou Port, there costs around CNY80 and about 35 minutes.

  • Qiaoshe Long-distance Bus Station

    Qiaoshe Long-distance Bus Station is very close to Luohu Bus Station. This station mainly operates buses to Guangdong, Guangxi and Fujian Provinces, passengers can find buses to Zhuhai, Shantou, Shunde, Taishan, Yangjiang, Zhanjiang and other cities in Guangdong Province, Nanning, Guilin, Beihai, Qinzhou, Liuzhou and Wuzhou in Guangxi Province, Fuzhou, Xiamen, Putian, Quanzhou, Shishi, Jinjiang, Lianjiang, Yongchun, Zhangzhou, Shishan and Jinjing in Fujian Province.

    Location:
    1021, Heping Lu,
    on the west square of the
    Railway Station

    Transportation:

    By Subway
    Exit A of Subway Line 1 is close to this bus station.
    By Bus
    As the Bus Station is located on the west square of the Railway Station, passengers can take the following buses:
    No. 2, 8, 18, 28, 61, 207, 228, 309, 321, 386, 389, K548, and Airport Shuttle Bus Line 1.
    By Taxi to reach Qiaoshe Station:
    1. It costs around CNY120 to take taxi from Baoan Airport to reach.

  • Futian Long-distance Bus Station

    Futian Long-distance Bus Station operates lines to Hunan, Hubei, Sichuan, Jiangsu, Guangxi, Jiangxi, Hainan, Fujian, Zhejiang, Shanghai, Chongqing and Shandong Provinces. Also there are buses to many cities, counties and towns in northern, eastern and western of Guangdong Province as well as cities in Pearl River Delta. Through bus lines are to Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Humen, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Shunde, Lianjiang, Huazhou, Gaozhou, Kaiping, Haian, Nanning, etc.

    Location:
    Futian Comprehensive Transport
    Junction on Shennan Dadao,
    Futian District

    Transportation:

    By Subway
    Exit C, D and E of Zhuzilin Station, Subway Line 1 are close to this station.
    By Bus
    The nearest bus stop is called Futian Transport Junction, which can be reached by the following bus lines:
    28, 49, 64, 202, 210, 212, 213, 228, 303, 312, 317, 330A, 364, 372, E4, E6, E10, E13, K359, K384, K578, B611, B697, East Holiday Line 1 and Sightseeing Line 3.
    By Taxi to reach Futian Station:
    1. It costs around CNY35 for about 15 minutes to take taxi from Luohu Boarder.
    2. It costs around CNY70 for about 30 minutes to take taxi from Baoan Airport.
    3. It costs around CNY20 for about 18 minutes to take taxi from Window of the World.

  • Nanshan Bus Station

    At present, Nanshan Bus Station operates nearly 60 bus lines including lines inside Guangdong Province to Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Zhongshan, Jiangmen, Shunde, Qingyuan, Yangjiang, Shaoguan, Nanxiong, Lechang, Pingshi, Maoming, Gaozhou, Shantou, Jieyang, Jiedong, Huizhou, Zijin, Longchuan, Xingning, Meixian, Fengshun, Lianshan, Xinfeng, Yangxi, Guangning, Huazhou, Xinyi, Gaozhou, Zhanjiang, Lianjiang, Haian, Huilai, Chaozhou, Chenghai, Lufeng, Luhe, Haoyao, Taiping, Dongguan, Changping, Huangpu, Huadu, Panyu, Humen, Wuzhou and Nanhai. Apart from these in-province lines, it also operates lines to Hunan, Hubei, Sichuan, Shaanxi, Henan, Fujian and Guangxi Provinces.

    Location:
    At the cross of Linhai Lu and Qianhai Lu, Nanshan District.
    OCT Scenic Area is to its east, Shekou Industrial Area is to its south,
    to the west is Nantou Boarder Check-Point.

    Transportation:

    Buses 223, 201, 217 can reach this station.

  • Futian Long-distance Bus Station

    Futian Long-distance Bus Station operates lines to Hunan, Hubei, Sichuan, Jiangsu, Guangxi, Jiangxi, Hainan, Fujian, Zhejiang, Shanghai, Chongqing and Shandong Provinces. Also there are buses to many cities, counties and towns in northern, eastern and western of Guangdong Province as well as cities in Pearl River Delta. Through bus lines are to Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Humen, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Shunde, Lianjiang, Huazhou, Gaozhou, Kaiping, Haian, Nanning, etc.

    Location:
    Futian Comprehensive Transport
    Junction on Shennan Dadao,
    Futian District

    Transportation:

    By Subway
    Exit C, D and E of Zhuzilin Station, Subway Line 1 are close to this station.
    By Bus
    The nearest bus stop is called Futian Transport Junction, which can be reached by the following bus lines:
    28, 49, 64, 202, 210, 212, 213, 228, 303, 312, 317, 330A, 364, 372, E4, E6, E10, E13, K359, K384, K578, B611, B697, East Holiday Line 1 and Sightseeing Line 3.
    By Taxi to reach Futian Station:
    1. It costs around CNY35 for about 15 minutes to take taxi from Luohu Boarder.
    2. It costs around CNY70 for about 30 minutes to take taxi from Baoan Airport.
    3. It costs around CNY20 for about 18 minutes to take taxi from Window of the World.

  • Huanggang Bus Station

    With its main station located at Huanggang Boarder, this station has Futian Boarder Service Point (at the cross of Guohua Lu and Puti Lu) and Jingfu Service Point (101 Binhe Dadao, Futian District). It mainly operates buses to cities in Pearl River Delta including Macau, Changping, Panyu, Zhangmutou and Haifeng (at the main station), Guangzhou, Shanwei, Humen and Haifeng (at Futian Boarder Service Point). From the Jingfu Service Point, passengers can take bus to Guangzhou, Jiangmen, Macau, Zhongshan, Zhaoqing, Foshan, Chang’an, Zengcheng, Taishan and Panyu.

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