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36°24.000'N, 118°24.000'E Chart icon.png
Shandong map.gif
Capital Qingdao
Language Mandarin plus regional dialects.
Currency Chinese Yuan (Renminbi) (CNY)
Time zone UTC+8
Calling code 86 (531 to 546)

Shandong (山东; formerly romanised as Shantung), with a population of 99,470,000, is a coastal province of the People's Republic of China, and is part of the East China region.


See China.


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For entrance details see China.

Health & Security

See China.

Ports, Anchorages, and Islands

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  • Qingdao Qingdao/wiki/Qingdao Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Marina icon – marina |Anchorage icon – anchorage |Needs data icon – needs data |
  • Yantai Yantai /wiki/Yantai Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Needs data icon – needs data |


  • There are a few major international airports including Jinan Yaoqiang Airport, Qingdao Liuting Airport, Yantai Penglai Airport, and Weihai Dashuipo Airport
  • High-speed trains provide regular service from Beijing and Shanghai to cities including Jinan, Taian, Dezhou, Qufu, and Zaozhuang. An average travel time is 2 hrs
  • Regular train services provide links between pretty much anywhere else in China to almost any city and town in Shandong Province

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