Shanghai Pudong Airport Informational Guide to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) - Non Official

Shanghai Pudong Airport Metro

Metro at Shanghai Airport is served by Metro Line 2, which gets to city centre in around 60 minutes. 

It is a good option to get to city centre as it is economic but it can take some time depending on your destination. 


Metro offers transportation from Pudong International Airport to Guanglan Rd, which is the Metro Line 2, also known as Green Line. 

Some of the stops of Line 2, also known as Green line are: Haitiansan Road, Yuandong Avenue, Lingkong Road, Chuansha, East Huaxia Road, East Chuangxin Road Tang Town.

Passengers will find transfer to several other metro lines on the Metro Line 2 stops. 


From 06:00 am to 10:00 pm, frequency every 8 to 10 minutes.

For more information, you can check Shanghai Metro Website 


Shanghai Airport Metro Station is located in Terminal 2.

In order to take the Metro from Terminal 1, please board the free inter-terminal shuttle to Terminal 2. 


Fare is CNY 7.00 per person for a one-way trip from Shanghai Airport to People’s Square.

Here are estimate time and price for trips from Shanghai Pudong International Airport: 

- To Downtown/CBD/People’s Square: 60 minutes and costs CNY 7.00

- To the Bund: 70 minutes and costs CNY 7.00

- To Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street: 70 minutes and costs CNY 7.00

- To Shanghai Railway Station: 86 minutes and costs CNY 7.00.

- To Hongqiao Airport & Railway Station: 105 minutes and costs about CNY 9.00.

- To Oriental Pearl TV Tower/Shanghai Tower/Luizhui area: 65 minutes and costs CNY 7.00

*Take into consideration that fares may change. 

The average cost is about CNY 3-8, depending on destination from PVG Airport. 

For further information regarding Metro at Shanghai Airport, please visit Shanghai Metro website.