Shanghai & Hangzhou to Xitang Water Town Jiashan by Train & Bus

Jiashan County (嘉善县) is administrated by Jiaxing City (嘉兴市) and located northeast of Zhejiang Province in China. This county is famous for its small water town Xitang, which is 10 km north of Jishan. And it has good rail connections with the Shanghai – Kunming Railway, Shanghai – Hangzhou Passenger Railway passing by. Travelers can travel easily from Shanghai, Hangzhou to Jiashan by rail for Xitang Water Town.

Train stations in Jiashan include: Jishan Railway Station and Jishan South Railway Station.

How to Get to Jishan by Train

Jiashan is well connected by rail with a los of cities including Shanghai, Hangzhou, Jiaxing, Jinhua, Ningbo, Nanjing, Wuxi, Yiwu, etc. You can get to Jiashan by rail easily.
How to buy tickets: You can buy rail tickets to Jiashan at China Highlights

Jiashan South Railway Station

Jiashan South Railway Station
Jiashan South Railway Station

Jiashan South Railway Station (Jiashan Nan, JiashanNan嘉善南站) is an intermediate stop along the Shanghai – Hangzhou Passenger Railway, serving high speed trains (G, D trains). It is located in Jiangjia Village, Dayun Town, Jiashan County and has two platforms and three floors. Passengers can use this train station to take a high speed train to or from Shanghai, Hangzhou, Yiwu, Ningbo, Nanjing, Hefei, Fuzhou, Xiamen etc.  (See Jiashan Train Schedule)

Bus connection: K702, K222 (for Xitang), 304. Location on map:

  • Station name: Jiashan South Railway Station (Jiashannan, 嘉善南站)
  • Distance from Xitang: 10km
  • Train service:  High speed (D, G train)

Jiashan Railway Station

Jiashan Railway Station
Jiashan Railway Station

Jiashan Railway Station (嘉善站), first built in 1909, is an old train station along the Shanghai – Kunming Railway and located in Tingqiao North Road in Jiashan County. This train station is mainly operating ordinary trains (K type) including the K trains to or from Shanghai South, Hangzhou East, Yiwu, Jinhua, Jiaxing, Nanchang, etc. (See Jiashan Train Schedule)

  • Station name: Jiashan Railway Station (嘉善站)
  • Train Service: Ordinary train (K train)

Bus connections: Bus 210 (for Xitang Water Town)

Xitang Water Town

Xitang Water Town is an attraction that you should not miss during your travel in Jiashan. The ancient scenic town is located 10 km north of Jiashan Cunty. You can get to Xitang by bus K222 from Jiashan South, or bus 210 from Jiashan Raiway Station.

Jiashan train stations to Xitang

From Jiashan South: The public bus K222 can take you to the Xitang Water Town directly and the travel time is about 1 hour and ticket fare is 2 yuan per person. The bus departs every 40 – 60 minutes. (See stops on this route). You can also take a taxi, which may cost you 20 – 25 yuan.

From  Jiashan Railway Station: When get exit out of Jiashan Railway Station, just go to take the K210 bus to Xitang Water Town (CNY2 per person, 40 – 45 minutes). The bus depart every 25 – 40 minutes and the last bus depart at 17:40. You can also take a private minivan, which will cost  you 30 – 40 yuan. (see K210 bus stops).

Accommodation in Xitang

Jiashan Train Schedule

Jiashan to Nanjing Jiashan to Suzhou Jiashan to Tongxiang Jiashan to Yiwu
Jiashan to Kunshan Jiashan to Shaoxing Jiashan to Wuxi Jiashan to Huangshan
Jiashan to Xiamen Jiashan to Jinhua Jiashan to Jiaxing Jiashan to Ningbo

Shanghai – Xitang Jiashan by Train, Bus

By train

It is easy to travel from Shanghai to Xitang Water Town. You can travel by train or bus to Jiashan first. Taking a train would be a pleasant journey. There are over 30 trains running between Shanghai and Jiashan.
The D and G type high speed trains are using Shanghai Hongqiao and Jiashan South. Journey time is 23 – 35 minutes and the cost is from 20.5 yuan for a 2nd class seat on D train, and 29.5 yuan on G train.
If your hotel is near Shanghai South Railway Station, you can start your journey at this station, in which there are about 6 – 7 daily trains (normal train, K type) to Jiashan Railway Station.

  • Train type:  High speed (G, D train), Ordinary train (K train)
  • Distance:  Shanghai – Jiashan: 62 kilometers
  • Station used in Jiashan: Jiashan South (Location); Jiashan Station (Location)
  • Station used in Shanghai: Shanghai Hongqiao, Shanghai South
  • Buy tickets online:

Train Times, Fares & Travel Time

Shanghai to Jiashan Train (36 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
2nd Cls 1st Cls Biz Cls
D3125 Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiasha South 08:49 – 09:14 25m 20.5 25
G7581 Shanghai Hongqiao to Jiashan South 09:16 – 09:41 25m 29.5 48.5 91.5
K1185 Shanghai South to Jiashan 08:48 – 09;31 43m 12.5
K751 Shanghai South to Jiashan 10:42 – 11:32 50m 12.5
For a live schedule, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/
Jiashan to Shanghai Train (38 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
2nd Cls 1st Cls Biz Cls
G1324 Jiashan South to Shanghai Hongqiao  18:59 – 19:23  24m  29.5 48.5 91.5
 G7582 Jiashan South to Shanghai Hongqiao 20:06 – 20:30 24  29.5 48.5 91.5
 K496 Jiashan to Shanghai South 15:13 – 16:13 1h  58.5
 K8372 Jiashan to Shanghai South 21;14 – 22:00  46m  58.5
For a live schedule, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/

By bus:

You can also take a bus to travel between Shanghai and Jiashan (Xitang).  The Xitang Bus Station (also commonly called Jiashan North Bus Station, or Jiashan Bei Chezhan, 嘉善北站) is located near Xitang Water Town.

The Xitang Bus Station has bus directly to or from Shanghai South Bus Station, and Shanghai Long Distance Bus Station
See bus information below (All are subjected to changes):

  • 1. Departure from Shanghai South Bus Station: 06:43, 07:13, 07:43, 07:57, 08:17, 08:47, 09:27, 09:55, 10:25, 10:57, 11:23, 11:57, 12:23, 12:43, 13:43, 14:07, 15:09, 16:19, 16:59, 17:49. (Ticket price: 36 yuan per person)
  • 2. Departure from Shanghai Long Distance Bus Station: 07:20, 08;00, 08:40, 10:10, 10:50, 12:00, 13:00, 14:10, 15:00, 16:20, 17:00, 18:30 (Ticket fare: 37 yuan per person).

Hangzhou – Xitang Jiashan by Train, Bus

Hangzhou, as the capital city, also the transport hub of Zhejiang Province, has a well-developed transport network. You can easily travel from Hangzhou to Xitang in Jiashan by train and bus.

How far is Xitang from Hangzhou: the distance is about 125 kilometers.

Hangzhou – Xitang Jiashan by Train

  • Train type:  High speed (G, D train), Ordinary train (K train)
  • Distance:  Hangzhou – Jiashan: 111 kilometers
  • Station used in Jiashan: Jiashan South (Location); Jiashan Station (Location)
  • Station used in Hangzhou: Hangzhou East Railway Station (Hangzhou Dong), Hangzhou Railway Station.
Hangzhou to Jiashan Train (38 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
2nd Cls 1st Cls Biz Cls
G1866 Hangzhou East to Jiashan South 07:38 – 08:19 41m 42 67.5 127
D3324 Hangzhou East to Jiashan South 10:22 – 11:08 46m 28.5 34
K1210 Hangzhou to Jiashan 06;31 – 08:08 1h37 64.5
G7302 Hangzhou to Jiashan 07:58 – 08:45 47m 46.5 74.5 140.5
For a live schedule, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/
Jiashan to Hangzhou Train (36 daily)
Trains From – To Dept – Arri Duration Ticket Fares (CNY)
2nd Cls 1st Cls Biz Cls
G7395 Jiashan South to Hangzhou 07:52 – 08:32 40m 46.5 74.5 140.5
D2287 Jiashan South to Hangzhou East 08;27 – 09:07 40m  28.5 34
K1185 Jiashan to Hangzhou 09:34 – 11:01  1h27m  62.5
K751 Jiashan to Hangzhou East 11:41 – 13:26 1h45m 62.5
For a live schedule, please refer to http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/

Hangzhou – Xitang Jiashan by Bus

You can also travel from Hangzhou to Xitang and back by bus. Just take a bus from Hangzhou Passenger Transport Center (杭州客运中心站) and get off at the terminal at Xitang Bus Station (also called Jiashan North Bus Station, 嘉善汽车北站 or 西塘汽车站). Journey time is 1.5 hours and fare is 38 – 45 yuan per person. The buses run between 06:55 – 18:15 (16 buses daily), every 20 – 50 minutes.

Bus Schedule

All are subjected to changes.

Departure from Hangzhou Passenger Transport Center: 06:55, 07:45, 08:05, 09:00, 09:50, 10:05, 10:45, 11:45, 12:05, 13:10, 13:50, 14:10, 15:25, 16:05, 16:50, 18:15.

Xitang Bus Station and Schedule

From Xitang Bus Station (Jiashan North Bus Station), you can reach the following major cities by bus:

From Xitang to Departure Time Fares
Nanjing 06:45 108
Shaoxing 05:55 58
Shanghai Long-distance Bus Station 06:50, 08:05, 09:40, 11:40, 13:40, 15:30, 16:40, 18:00 34
Shanghai South Bus Station 07:10, 08:10, 09:10, 10:00, 11:10, 12:10, 13:00, 14:00, 15:10, 16:00, 17:00, 18:20 32
Hangzhou Passenger Transport Center 06:25, 07:25, 08:50, 11:20, 13:10, 16:05 37
Suzhou 07:30, 09:30, 11:30, 13:30, 15:25, 17:25 31 – 33

 

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