You can go to Huangshan from Hangzhou by bus. The bus is the most convenient and fastest way to go to Huangshan from Hangzhou, but it is more expensive compared to take the train. The ticket can be purchased at Hangzhou West Bus Station. As there are several buses going to Huangshan City, so you do not have to worry the tickets problem. It takes about 3 hrs driving from Hangzhou to Huangzhou.
There are many kinds of direct buses departing from Hangzhou to Huangshan. The buses leave the station from 6:50 to 17:50 and the price is between 65 to 80 Yuan.
There are no direct flights from Hangzhou to Huangshan. You should get to the other cities, such as Hefei, Jinan, Xiamen, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Beijing, Chongqing and other places first, and then transfer to Hangzhou. But this kind of way cost may cost more money and time. Therefore, air planes are not the recommended way to travel from Hangzhou to Huangshan.
If you prefer to travel by train, there are no direct trains from Hangzhou to Huangshan. You should get to other cities first, such as Xuancheng, Wuhu, Nanjing, Hefei, Shanghai, Wuxi and other places that have direct trains leaving for Huangshan. This king of way take a long time on the way and it may cost more money the taking the bus.
Best time to visit Huangshan
The best time to visit Huangshan is any time of the year. Different season may meet different charms of Huangshan. A green mountain in spring, a resort area in summer, a climbing choice in autumn, and a snow land in winter, Huangshan is attractive all the time.
Best time to visit Hangzhou
The best time to visit Hangzhou is March to October, especially spring from March to May. West Lake, which is the most famous attraction in Hangzhou, is in its most beautiful moment in spring. And there are many must see attractions in Hangzhou, such as, West Lake, Lingyin Temple, Six Harmonies Pagoda, Wuzhen Water Town, Hu Qingyu's Traditional Pharmacy, etc.
To find more useful information about traveling in Hangzhou and Huangshan please click: Hangzhou Travel Guide & Hangzhou Travel Guide
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