Hotels near Pudong Airport

Q: I will travel to China soon and will spent just a couple of days in Shanghai. Can suggest a few hotels that are close to Pudong Airport? How far is the airport to downtown Shanghai? Is it convenient to travel from the airport into the city for sightseeing? Thank you!

Shanghai Pudong International Airport is east of Shanghai, about 30 km from the downtown area. To get in town from the airport, one can travel by airport shuttle bus, maglev train and subway, as well as taxi. Pudong Airport shuttle buses operate along eight routes, which respectively have the following final destinations: Hongqiao Airport, City Air Terminal, Galaxy Hotel, Hongkou Football Stadium, Shanghai Railway Station, Zhongshan Park, Shanghai South Railway Station, and Lingang New Town. The super fast maglev train gets one to Longyang Station, where one can change to a subway train to go farther into the city.

The following hotels are close to Pudong Airport. Shanghai Airlines Travel Hotel is about 2 km from the airport; rates range from $60 to $140. The Eastern Airline Sightseeing Jingyue Village is about 8 km from Pudong Airport; rates range from $40 to $90. Jin Jiang Inn at Pudong Airport is a two-star hotel that provides inexpensive accommodation. Ramada Pudong Airport Shanghai is about five minutes from the Maglev train station. Aijinhua Hotel Shanghai is about five km from the airport and rate is around $40.