Shanghai Cruise Port is an important port of call on all Asia Pacific cruises. Shanghai Cruise Port has three international cruise terminals: Wusongkou Cruise International Terminal, Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal, and Waigaoqiao International Cruise Terminal.
Cruise companies and ships using these three cruise terminals are Royal Caribbean Cruises, Costa Rica Cruises, Star Cruises, Holland America Volemdam, Ocean Princess, Sapphire Princess, Crystal Symphony, Diamond Princess, Celebrity Millennium, Arcadia, Azamara Quest, and Oceania Nautica.
There is no direct public transport between the cruise port terminals and downtown Shanghai and other cities. The most recommended option is to book a transfer service with us. We are confident our service beats taxis for cost, comfort, and convenience. If you need any help, please feel free to contact us.
Wusongkou International Cruise Terminal (or Wusongkou Cruise Port) is the best-built port in Shanghai. It is located in Paotaiwan Bay, where the Yangtze River meets the Huangpu River and flows into the sea. It is the Yangtze River Delta shipping junction.
The natural water depth advantage and top municipal and service infrstructure make Wusongkou the best cruise terminal. The cruise terminal has a constant depth of 9 to 13 meters in its forepart, 1 to 2 kilometers from the Yangtze main channel. The frontage of the terminal is 1,500 meters in length and 30–40 meters in width.
Its enables 3 big cruise ships of 100,000–150,000 tons to berth at the same time. The total area of its harbor district is more than 160 hectares, of which the core zone takes 49 hectares.
Wusongkou Cruise Port is about 25 km from Shanghai center city.
There is no direct public transportation between the port and Shanghai city center. You can go to the port by subway or taxi. By subway, you may need to change lines, and walk some way. The most convenient way is to book a transfer service or take a taxi.
It is about 24 kilometers from Shanghai Railway Station to the port. It takes about 45 minutes and costs about 80 yuan by taxi. Or take subway line 3 to Baoyang Road, walk 40 m to Tongji Road Baoyang Road bus stop and take bus Baoshan 9 for five stops to Baoyang Road Matou (Wharf), leaving a 100-meter walk to get there. Alternatively take subway line 3 to Songbin Road, and from exit 1 walk 1.3 km to the port.
Hongqiao Railway Station is about 47 km from Wusongkou Cruise International Terminal. It takes about 1 hour and costs about 165 yuan by taxi. By subway, take line 2 at Hongqiao Railway Station to Zhongshan Park (6 stations), then line 3 as above. The whole route takes about 2 hours.
Shanghai Long-Distance Bus Station is at the west side of the north square of Shanghai Railway Station (not the south railway station). Walk 2–3 minutes from the north exit and take subway line 3 (see Shanghai Railway Station above).
It is about 51 kilometers between Pudong International Airport and Wusongkou Cruise Port. It takes about 1 hour and costs 180 yuan by taxi. By subway take line 2 from Pudong Airport to Century Avenue (6 stations), then line 4 to Baoshan Road (6 stations), then as for Shanghai Railway Station above. The whole route takes about 2 hours.
Hongqiao International Airport is about 38 kilometers from Wusongkou Cruise Port.It takes about 50 minutes and costs 130 yuan. By subway take line 10 from Hongqiao Airport to Hongqiao Road Station, then line 3 as for Shanghai Railway Station above.
|To/From||Distance||Journey Time||Approximate Fares|
|Shanghai city center||25 km (15 mi)||50 min||85 yuan|
|Shanghai Railway Station||24 km (15 mi)||45 min||80 yuan|
|Shanghai South Railway Station||36 km (22mi)||1 min||135 yuan|
|Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station||47 km (29 mi)||1 h||165 yuan|
|Shanghai Long-Distance Bus Station||22 km (14 mi)||40 min||75 yuan|
|Shanghai Pudong International Airport||51 km (32 mi)||1 h||180 yuan|
|Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport||38 km (24 mi)||50 min||130 yuan|
There is no direct transportation between the port and other cities like Suzhou, Hangzhou, Nanjing and Wuxi. The best way to go from the port to these places is to book a private transfer service in advance. Contact us and let us help you get where you want to go.
If you prefer to go to other cities on your own, we would like to give you some suggestions as follows.
Suzhou is about 117 km from Wusongkou Cruise Port. The most convenient way to go to Suzhou is to take a taxi from the port. It takes about 2½ hours. You can also take a taxi or subway as above to Shanghai Railway Station, and a bullet train to Suzhou. There are 58 daily bullet trains to Suzhou daily from 06:18 to 22:20. It takes about 25 minutes and costs about 40–60 yuan.
Hangzhou is about 205 kilometers from Wusongkou Cruise Port, 3 hours' drive. The best way to go to Hangzhou is to get to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station as above. There are 41 daily bullet trains to Hangzhou, departing from 06:20 to 21:31. It takes about 70 minutes. The ticket price is 78–124 yuan.
Wuxi is about 151 kilometers from Wusongkou Cruise Port, one hour and 50 minutes' drive. First go to Shanghai Railway Station as above, from which there are 53 daily bullet trains to Wuxi, departing from 06:18 to 21:40. It takes about 50 minutes and costs about 60–95 yuan.
Nanjing is about 300 kilometers from Wusongkou Cruise Port. It takes about four hours by taxi. We recommend getting to Shanghai Railway Station as above, and taking a bullet train to Nanjing. There are 53 daily, departing from 06:18 to 21:40. The trip costs 140–220 yuan and takes about one hour and 40 minutes.
Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal is the largest cruise port terminal in Shanghai. It is located on the Huangpu River, near the downtown area, with a water front of 880m, covering 41 hectares. It can berth three large passenger liners of 70,000 tons–80,000 tons at the same time, with an annual passenger throughput of 1 million .
Shanghai Railway Station is about 6 km from Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal. You can take subway line 1 from Shanghai Railway Station to People's Square Station, and walk about 650 m to Zhejiang Road bus stop on Jiujiang Road. Take bus 921 to the Lvshun Road stop on Dongdaming Road, and walk about 30 m tothe cruise terminal. The whole journey takes about 40 minutes. A taxi takes about 20 minutes and costs about 25 yuan.
Hongqiao Railway Station is about 24 kilometers from the cruise terminal. You can take subway line 2 to Nanjing East Road, walk for 220 m to Jiangxi Zhong Road bus stop on Nanjing East Road, take bus 921 or bus 37 to the Lvshun Road stop on Dongdaming Road, and walk 30 m to the cruise terminal. The whole trip takes about an hour. By taxi it takes about 40 minutes and costs 80 yuan.
It is about 18 kilometers between Shanghai South Railway Station and Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal. Take subway line 1 at Shanghai South Railway Station to People's Square, then line 8 to Qufu Road, subway line 12 to International Cruise Terminal Station, and from exit 4 walk 570 m south to the cruise terminal. By taxi it takes about 30 minutes and costs about 60 yuan.
The distance between Pudong International Airport and the cruise terminal is about 56 kilometers. If you take a taxi it may take you about 1 hour and 5 minutes and cost about 200 yuan. You could also take subway line 2 to People's Square, then as for Shanghai South Railway Station above.
It is about 19 kilometers between Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal Transportation. Take subway line 2 to Nanjing East Road as for Hongqiao Railway Station above, or to People's Square and proceed as for Shanghai South Railway Station above. The whole trip takes about an hour.By taxi it takes about 35 minutes and costs about 70 yuan.
|To/From||Distance||Journey Time||Approximate Fares|
|Shanghai city center||5 km (3 mi)||15 min||20 yuan|
|Shanghai Railway Station||6 km (4 mi)||20 min||25 yuan|
|Shanghai South Railway Station||18 km (11 mi)||30 min||60 yuan|
|Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station||24 km (15 mi)||40 min||80 yuan|
|Shanghai Long-Distance Bus Station||7 km (4 mi)||25 min||30 yuan|
|Shanghai Pudong International Airport||56 km (35 mi)||1 h 5 min||200 yuan|
|Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport||19 km (12 mi)||35 min||70 yuan|
Shanghai Waigaoqiao Port Cruise Terminal, the third port cruise terminal in Shanghai, is located at Waigaoqiao in Pudong New Area, about 6 kilometers from Wusongkou Port, 30 kilometers from downtown Shanghai. The water in this port is about 12.5 meters deep, which can berth the world's largest cruise ship. The length of the port is about 990 m.
It can berth four large cruise ships at the same time. When ships larger than 87,000 tons can not get to Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal, because of the low bridge over the Huangpu River, they berth at Waigaoqiao Port or Wusongkou Port.
It is about 26 kilometers between Shanghai Railway Station and Waigaoqiao Port. By taxi it takes about 50 minutes and costs about 95 yuan. Or take subway line 4 at Shanghai Railway Station to Century Road, then line 6 to Gangcheng Road, and walk 1.5 kilometers to Waigaoqiao Port. Alternatively take line 6 to Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone North, then walk about 340 m north then east onto Jilong Road for Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone bus stop and Waigaoqiao Bus 2 to Yanggaobeiyi Road in Ganghua Road. Finally walk about 250 m east to Waigaoqiao Port. The whole trip takes about 90 minutes.
It is about 40 kilometers from Hongqiao Railway Station to Waigaoqiao Port.By taxi it takes about 1 hour and costs about 160 yuan. Or take subway line 2 from Hongqiao Railway Station to Century Road, then proceed as above. The whole route takes about 1½ hours.
The distance between Shanghai South Railway Station and Waigaoqiao Port is about 40 kilometers. By taxi it takes about 51 minutes and costs about 140 yuan.By subway take line 1 to Shanghai Indoor Stadium, then line 4 to Century Road, and proceed as for Shanghai Railway Station above. This trip may take you about one hour and 50 minutes.
Shanghai Pudong International Airport is about 36 kilometers from Waigaoqiao Port.By taxi it takes about 35 minutes and costs around 125 yuan. By subway take line 2 to Century Avenue, then as for Shanghai Railway Station above. The whole trip takes about one hour and 50 minutes.
Shangai is about 26 kilometers from Waigaoqiao Port. By taxi it takes about 50 minutes and costs around 95 yuan.By subway take line 2 to Century Avenue,, then as for Shanghai Railway Station above. The whole route takes about 1½ hours.
|To/From||Distance||Journey Time||Approximate Fares|
|Shanghai city center||26 km (16 mi)||50 min||95 yuan|
|Shanghai Railway Station||24 km (15 mi)||55 min||80 yuan|
|Shanghai South Railway Station||40 km (11 mi)||1 h||140 yuan|
|Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station||45 km (28 mi)||50 min||160 yuan|
|Shanghai Long-Distance Bus Station||24 km (15 mi)||40 min||85 yuan|
|Shanghai Pudong International Airport||36 km (22 mi)||35 min||125 yuan|
|Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport||40 km (25 mi)||50 min||140 yuan|
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