Guangzhou to Dongguan
How far is Dongguan city from Guangzhou? What is the easiest way to reach Dongguan from Guangzhou in China?
Plan to travel from Guangzhou to Dongguan but not sure how far is Dongguan city from Guangzhou? Do not worry Guangzhou and Dongguan are neighbor cities close to each other with very convenient bus, coach, train transportation.
Distance and time from Guangzhou to Dongguan
The distance from Guangzhou to Dongguan city is about 60 kilometers. If you travel from Guangzhou to Dongguan by train, it takes about half an hour. If you go from Guangzhou to Dongguan by car, it takes around one hour. Go to Dongguan from Guangzhou by coach could take around one and an half hour. Depending on the specific positions in both Guangzhou and Dongguan, the time spent on the road could change.
What is the easiest way to reach Dongguan from Guangzhou?
Well, it’s easy to take a bus, for there are many shuttles. Guangzhou has several big bus or coach stations with many buses to Dongguan, such as the Tianhe Coach Station, Guangzhou City Bus Station, Guangdong Province Coach Station, etc.
Traveling by train from Guangzhou to Dongguan is preferred by many strangers those are not familiar with the two cities. It takes about 30 mins by train from Guangzhou East Train Station to SHILONG STATION（Dongguan), and from Guangzhou East Train Station to Changping Station (Dongguan), it takes 40 mins.
To sum up, the easiest way from Guangzhou to Dongguan is to take a coach for those who are familiar with the cities. First time tourists and foreigners who do not speak Chinese, taking the railways would be easier. Especially the CRH (China Rapid Highway) trains between Guangzhou and Shenzhen that provides excellent customer services, frequent trains in every 10 or 15 minutes. All these CRH trains will stop either in Shilong Dongguan, Changping Dongguan or both.