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Shanghai Maglev Train (SMT) Tours

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Shanghai Maglev Train (SMT)
Experience the world’s fastest commercial train: Shanghai Maglev Train (SMT). The train uses magnetic levitation to “float” along the tracks and can make the 19-mile (30 kilometer) journey between Shanghai Pudong International Airport and Longyang Road Station in Shanghai in just over seven minutes, reaching speeds of up to 268 miles per hour (431 kilometers per hour).
 
The Basics
The world’s third commercial magnetic levitation line, Shanghai Maglev train opened in 2003. Visitors can purchase single, round-trip, or VIP tickets, with same-day air passengers qualifying for discounts. For convenience, book a package with round-trip transfer from Longyang Road Station to your hotel. Some sightseeing tours include a Maglev train ride and stops at attractions such as Bund, Xintiandi, or Oriental Pearl Tower. Or, book a private tour that includes a ride on the Maglev.
 
Things to Know Before You Go
  • Different trains travel at different speeds; consult the schedule for timing.
  • Passengers should check in at least five minutes before scheduled departure.
  • Train doors close one minute before the scheduled departure.
  • Eating, drinking, and smoking are not permitted on the train.
  • Maglev trains are wheelchair accessible; request staff assistance at either Pudong Airport or Longyang Road Station to access elevators and a ramp if necessary.
 
How to Get There
Flights from all over the world land at Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Catch the Maglev train from the airport directly. From Shanghai, the train runs from Longyang Station, which can be reached by metro Lines 2 and 7. A number of buses also stop at Longyang Road Station.
 
When to Get There
From Longyang Road Station, the first train departs at 6:45am and the last train departs at 9:40pm. From Pudong Airport, the first train departs at 7am while the last train departs at 9:40pm. Trains run at 15 to 20 minute intervals, depending on the time of day.
 
Maglev Museum
The Shanghai Maglev Transportation Science and Technology Museum is located at the bottom of Longyang Road Station. It features exhibits on the history, technology, and advantages of the train and technology behind it. With a Maglev train ticket, admission is free.
Address: No. 2100 Longyang Rd, Pudong, Shanghai, China
Admission: Varies
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Shanghai to Beijing Bullet Train Ticket with Hongqiao Station Transfer

Shanghai to Beijing Bullet Train Ticket with Hongqiao Station Transfer

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Flexible Hangzhou Private Tour from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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  • 10 to 11 hours
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Hangzhou Private Customized Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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The dream-like beauty of West Lake led to Hangzhou's nickname as the "Heavenly City." Tour Hangzhou's top attractions, including the West Lake area and the Meijiawu Tea Farm, alongside a private guide on this day trip from Shanghai, which includes transportation and optional tour upgrades for lunch and entrance fees.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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Luxury Private Hangzhou G20 President Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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  • 10 hours
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Private Departure Transfer to Hongqiao Railway Station from Shanghai City

Private Departure Transfer to Hongqiao Railway Station from Shanghai City

Thank you for visiting Shanghai city! This comfortable private transfer service takes you to Hongqiao Railway Station from your city hotel. Enjoy door-to-door service in a comfortable private vehicle operated by a courteous friendly driver. Your friendly driver looks forward to serving you for your last journey from Shanghai city to Hongqiao Railway Station.
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Private One-Way Transfer: Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

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As one of the busiest transit stations in Shanghai, the Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station can be overwhelming. It’s often packed, so booking transportation in advance not only saves you from unnecessary stress, but also saves you from waiting up to an hour in the taxi line. Plus, a door-to-door transfer is the best way to ensure a punctual arrival exactly where you need to be.
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All Inclusive Private Hangzhou Day Trip by Bullet Train from Shanghai

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Shanghai to Xi'an Bullet Train Ticket with Hongqiao Station Transfer

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Shanghai to Nanjing Bullet Train Ticket with Hongqiao Station Transfer

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  • 2 to 3 hours
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Shanghai to Hangzhou Bullet Train Ticket with Hongqiao Station Transfer

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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All-Inclusive Classic Private Hangzhou Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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Hangzhou Private Customized Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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Wuzhen Water Town 2-Day Tour by Bullet Train from Shanghai

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Private Transfer: Shanghai New International Expo Centre and Hongqiao Train Station

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  • 45 minutes to 1 hour
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USD32.80
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Hangzhou Jiuxi and Hupao Spring Hiking Day Trip from Shanghai by Bullet Train

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  • 10 to 11 hours
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2-Day Private Trip to Huangshan and Hongcun from Shanghai with Accommodation

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Once you’ve admired modern sights in cutting-edge Shanghai and are ready for a glimpse of the Chinese countryside, head to Huangshan and Hongcun on this scenic overnight tour.  Flight and high-speed train tickets are included, plus four-star accommodation and tasty meals. You’ll admire some of the country’s most stunning natural scenery, with sunrise walks through canyons and pine forests—plus an 800-year-old village.
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  • 2 days
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Shanghai Hongqiao Airport to Hotel Transfer Service

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Welcome to Shanghai, whatever your travel needs are in Shanghai, get to or from Shanghai Hongqiao international airport with ease and comfort on this stress-free private transfer.  Avoid the stress of public transport and Enjoy yourself in a comfortable, safe and reliable vehicle!
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
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USD35.20
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2-Day Private Beijing Highlight Tour from Shanghai

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Hit the highlights of Beijing without the hassles of planning on this multi-day private sightseeing trip. Visit Four world UNESCO Heritages including the Great Wall of China, the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and Temple of Heaven and Hutong. Discover Beijing’s highlights without the hassle on this 2-day tour. Personalized attention from a private guide. with a separate driver, Explore the impressive World UNESCO-listed Heritages. A Comprehensive package with entrance fees, lunch and convenient 1 way Bullet Train Ticket are all inclusive.
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  • 2 days
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USD699.00
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USD699.00
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2-Day Hangzhou and Wuzhen Watertown Private Tour from Shanghai

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Explore Hangzhou’s UNESCO-listed landscapes and picturesque water town of Wuzhen in 2 days private sightseeing tour. Cruise around the mist-shrouded West Lake, one of China’s most memorable natural wonders, and stroll around the Flower Harbor Park. Visit the famous Yongfu Temple, sample traditional tea at the Meijiawu Tea Village. Next day Explore Wuzhen watertown on a full-day guided tour from Hangzhou. See the town’s highlights, including the Sanbai Wine Workshop, built during the Song Dynasty and the only winery that remains in Wuzhen. Wrap up with a scenic (optional) cruise on the river.
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Private Arrival Transfer from Hongqiao Railway Station to Shanghai City

Private Arrival Transfer from Hongqiao Railway Station to Shanghai City

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This worry-free private transfer service is the best way to get into Shanghai city center from Hongqiao Train Station. No more stress of finding a taxi and carrying your luggage. Enjoy door-to-door service in a comfortable private vehicle operated by a courteous friendly driver. Your friendly driver looks forward to greet you at the arrival hall of Hongqiao Train Station.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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Private Hangzhou Day Trip by Bullet Train with West Lake Impression Show

Private Hangzhou Day Trip by Bullet Train with West Lake Impression Show

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  • 15 hours
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USD509.87
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USD509.87
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Private Transfer to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station from Pudong Airport

Private Transfer to Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station from Pudong Airport

Enjoy door-to-door service in a comfortable private vehicle operated by a courteous friendly driver from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Hongqiao Railway Station. This worry-free private transfer service is the best way to get into the train station since no more stress of finding a taxi and carrying your luggage. Your friendly driver looks forward to greet you at the arrival hall of Pudong Airport.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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USD43.38
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USD43.38
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Private Transfer to Pudong Airport from Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Private Transfer to Pudong Airport from Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station

Enjoy door-to-door service in a comfortable private vehicle operated by a courteous friendly driver fromShanghai Hongqiao Railway Station to Pudong International Airport (PVG). This worry-free private transfer service is the best way to get into the airport since no more stress of finding a taxi and carrying your luggage. Your friendly driver looks forward to greet you at the arrival hall of Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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USD43.38
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