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A Guide to Transportation in China

China has built a very comprehensive transportation system with flights, trains, highways and waterways, as well as local city transportation, such as taxi, public bus and metro. To travel between two destinations, travelers are recommended to take flight or high speed train; to travel around the destinations, travelers are recommended to use our private transfer service. Yangtze River cruise is not only served as a means of transportation sailing between Chongqing and Shanghai or Chongqing and Yichang, but also a relaxing way to enjoy the fascinating natural gorge scenery along Three Gorges. You could add it into your China trip as a break to relax yourselves to the most.

To make clear how to travel in one city, you can head to the single city transportation guide. Check the list below and you’ll find the transportation information to well match for your arrangements.

Fast Transportation Guide

We’ve carefully picked up some useful transportation articles for your travel in China. To view the articles, you’ll get a brief understanding about what means of transportation you are going to use in China and how to transfer between the hot destinations.

Choose your Means of Transportation

China Flights: Fast & Convenient Transfer

China Flights

Flights or airplanes are the fastest and most convenient way to travel from International cities to China and among most destinations in China. Taking flight is not only time-saving but also energy saving. There are many international airports in China that travelers can choose your ideal gateway to China, like Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Chengdu, etc. Till now, 18 cities of China offers 72-hour visa free transit and travelers can make short stay in most of popular cities. Besides, the Big Four Airlines – Air China, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and Hainan Airlines serve you most in China. China Discovery is here ready to book domestic flights for you to well match your tour arrangements in each destination. Also, we can help to book international flights for your coming and departure. If you are a member of a certain airline company, please tell your travel consultant for they can consult about membership points for you. If you book it on your own, please notice the departure time, airports and terminal and do some research about the transfer.

China Trains: High Speed Train Travel

China Trains

Different trains can take travelers to almost every city and region. By the December of 2014, China has the world’s longest HSR network with over 16,000 km, extending to 28 of China’s 34 provinces and regions. You are highly recommended to travel around China by high speed train (G trains, D trains and C trains) with an average speed of 250 km/h or higher. Fast, safe, reliable, comfortable and environment-friendly high speed trains are now rivaling air travel as an efficient means of transportation for long distance. Most of the tourist cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Luoyang, Guilin, Chengdu, Huangshan, Suzhou, Hangzhou, Guiyang, Guangzhou and more have high speed train running through and many travelers choose high speed train travel as a part of China experience during their trip. It is very popular to travel Beijing-Xian, Beijing-Shanghai, Xian-Luoyang, Guilin-Guiyang, Lanzhou-Urumqi, Chengdu-Chongqing, Yichang-Wuhan, and Pingyao-Xian…by high speed train.

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