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Shanghai-Datong Trains

Shanghai-Datong Trains

Written by FabioUpdated May. 2, 2023

Only one pair of normal-speed trains operate between Shanghai and Datong. Therefore, the choice is limited.

Quick Facts

  • Distance: 1,817 kilometers (1,129 miles)
  • Terminals: Shanghai South Railway Station, Datong Railway Station
  • Duration: 21½ hours
  • Main stops: Suzhou, Nanjing, Changzhou, Xuzhou, Tianjin, Beijing

Shanghai to Datong Normal-Speed Train Schedule

(Updated on May 2nd, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration



17:08 (next day)

21h 49m

Please note: The timetable is just for your reference. If you want up-to-date schedules, you can use the search tool at the top of this page or search via our China Highlights train ticket service.

Datong to Shanghai Normal-Speed Train Schedule

(Updated on May 2nd, 2023)

Train Number Departure Arrival Duration



09:46 (next day)

21h 7m

Shanghai to Datong Normal-Speed Train Ticket Fares

Soft Sleeper Hard Sleeper Hard Seat
US$80 (CNY556) US$51 (CNY353) US$30 (CNY206)

Travel Tip

If you have been unable to book one of the direct trains above, you can consider transferring in Taiyuan. There are more options to choose from in Taiyuan. 

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