OverviewTo get from Hongqiao Airport to your destination: you can take a taxi (T1 pickup at Arrivals Hall exit; T2 pickup at south side of Gate 4 Arrival Hall), take a shuttle bus, a hotel shuttle, a bus, or board the Metro - 15 years in the making, Shanghai's Metro network system is now the longest in the world - with 420 route-kilometers, eleven lines & 282 stations.
Transfer options to Pudong Airport are listed here at the end:
NOTE: Since October 2014 more buses & extended midnight service to the Lujiazui area are now available.
The Metro's Subway Lines 2 & 10 to central Shanhai serve the Airport and stop at Hongqiao Railway station - a trip of 35 minutes (line 2 does not serve Terminal 1).
At Terminal 1: The Metro line 10 train (to Xinjiangwancheng) reaches Terminal 1 (at its north side).
At Terminal 2: The Metro line 2 (to East Xujing) serves Terminal 2 (below ground) and also runs east to Shanhai Pudong Airport.
By Bus: (buses provide limited baggage space).
At Terminal 1:
Bus 806 - Terminal 1 to Zhong Shan Nan Yi (tel. +86(21)22346514;
Bus 807 - Terminal 1 to Shanghai West Railway station (tel. +86(21)52757553;
Bus 938 - Terminal 1 to Pudong Yangjiadu (tel. +86(21)22346541;
Bus 941 serves Shanghai Railway Station
Airport Bus 1 serves Shan Xi Lu.
At Terminal 2:
Hongqiao Hub Line 4 from Hongqiao Traffic Hub East Center to Zishu Science Park (tel. +86(21)34661556);
Hongqiao Hub Line 9 - from Hongqiao Traffic Hub East Center to West Jiading Metro Station (tel. +86(21)34661535);
Airport Line 1 - from Hongqiao Traffic Hub East Center to Pudong Airport (tel. +86(21)34661553);
Line 941 - from Hongqiao Traffic Hub East Center to Shanghai Railway Station (tel. +86(21)34661573);
Line 316 (late night) from Hongqiao Traffic Hub East Center to The Bund, East Yan’an Rd (tel. +86(21)34661573).
Night Bus service is available at Terminal 2, at Arrivals gate 1. It starts 10:30pm until last flight of the day, departing every 45 mins to Hongqiao's People's Square for
Transfer to Shanghai Pudong Airport: The two airports are 45 km apart. Currently, The Metro line 2 train runs east to Pudong Airport - a 90-minute journey. Note, however, that plans are in place to cut journey time in half by considering other options including a rail link to cover major stops including Shanghai South Railwway Station, Longyang Road Station, Disneyladn & Shanghai East Railway station.