As a famous tourist city, Xi'an built expressways to Lintong, Tongchuan and Baoji one after another, thus have strengthened its radiant effects of a central tourist city in the west. High class roads built on the famous scenic spots from Xi'an to its suburban counties and the north slope of the Qin Mountains, transfixion of the 2nd Ring, widening of the three-bridge New Street and North Avenue and other projects provide very convenient conditions of traffic for visitors to Xi'an. Xi'an Railway Branch Bureau provides travel trains from Xi'an to Mount Hua and Zhengzhou. Xi'an Xianyang International Airport provides more than 80 national flights, 6 international flights and 2 international charter flights, thus achieves direct flights to major tourist cities and scenic spots all over the country.
Xian Airport 西安机场
Domestic and International Airlines As "silk road in the air" in the northwest of China, Xi'an Xianyang International airport is a first class national civilian airport operated officially from 1991. It has advanced equipment, perfect runways, a 21,118 square meter waiting building and complete service system. So it has established relationship with more than 20 airline companies at home and abroad. It sets up a bridge in the air leading Xi'an to the world with more than 2.8 million annual passenger throughput and more than 5 million ton annual cargo throughput. Now it can provide flights to cities namely: Peking, Shanghai, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Beihai, Baotou, Chengdu, Changsha, Dalian, Guiyang, Dunhuang, Guilin, Haikou, Shenzhen, Haerbin, Hangzhou, Huangshan, Hefei, Jinan, Jiayuguan, Kunming, Lasa, Yinchuan, Yantai, Shenyang, Qingdao, Wulumuqi, Qinhuangdao, Zhuhai, Zhengzhou, Wuhan, Zhanjiang, Yichang, Shantou, Nanchang, Ningbo, Nanjing, Lanzhou, Wenzhou, Xining, Yulin, Yan'an, Hanzhong, Ankang, Xiameng; Mingguwu Fugang Guangdao (Hiroshima, or , Xinxie (In Japan), Macao, Hongkong. GETTING TO XIAN BY AIR
Xi'an-Xianyang International Airport was built in 1991. It is located approximately 45 km northeast of downtown Xi'an. It is the largest modern civil airport in the northest and also one of the important hubs of air communications in China.It operates direct flights to and from major cities in China. So far, it has opened direct flight to Tokyo, Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Singapore. The airline shuttle bus (6:30am-7:30pm, RMB25) runs between the airport and Xi??an city. It costs RMB 150----250 to take a taxi.Also ,we can book the flight ticket and arrange the car/van according to your request.
Xi'an Railway Station 西安火车站
Railway Stations, Trains Specially for Travel
There are 6 passenger transport railway stations in Xi'an, and the Xi'an Railway Station is one of the eight national top grade railway stations. It has a station district coverage of 597 thousand square meters, 5 passenger platforms, and 24 rails. It actually provides 112 trains and its daily transportation of passengers is 80 thousand person times.
In the Xi'an Railway Branch, there are excursion trains from Xi'an to Zhengzhou, from Xi'an to Lanzhou, and from Xi'an to Mount Hua. In August 1998, "Changan Bright Pearl" travel train from Xi'an to Hongkong was provided jointly by Xi'an Railway Station National Travel Agency. Xi'an Travel Agency and Shaanxi Chinese Travel Agency.
Xi'an railway station is located up to the north of Xi'an city, just outside the city wall. It is the major terminus on the west-east line of China. All major cities in China can be reached by train from Xi??an.In the main sell tickets hall,you can buy the train tickets within 24 hours.About 500 metres east of the main hall,there is DongLiDaSha ,you can buy the tickets one week in advance.There are many bus to the city from here,some of the public bus have no people to sell ticket,so you should prepare 1RMB to get on the bus.It's very cheap and convenient Train Timetable & Fare:(Depart from Xi'an)
Xi'an is a key point in China's central and western national highway system; important expressways passing by are the Xibao, Xitong ,Xiling and Xihan Expressways.
Now the 3rd ring road has been finished construction and is open to the public. The total length is 89.7 kilometers. It takes about 1 hour to complete one lap around Xi'an city in the road by taxi. But there wil be no public buses in recent days in the 3rd Ring Road.
As a famous tourist city, Xi'an has built expressways to Lintong, Tongchuan and Baoji, with high class roads to famous scenic spots in suburban counties and to the north slope of the Qin Mountains. Since September 2007, the newly completed Xi-Han Expressway connects Han Zhong and Xi'an through the Qinling Mountains. The ZhongNan Shan Tunnel is the longest tunnel in Asia at 15 kilometers long.
Xi'an Subway construction西安地铁建设
Xian is the ancient capital of thirteen North Korea, an international metropolis, but compared to Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai Sui, though more numerous thick history, but always felt that what a little, but also can not tell. September 29 this year, when Xi’an urban rapid rail transit project subway groundbreaking ceremony held test section when the people of Xi’an epiphany: that is it! In the millennium the ancient capital of the construction of a modern subway, the need to cross the Han Qin brick under tile ancient history buried loess need condensation modern history of the subway and thick. As the speed of modern urban transport in the ultimate manifestation of the MTR will be re-erected the skeleton of the ancient capital of the Millennium, we will suddenly find that much larger metropolitan area of Xian, the distance between people but a lot of small!
At 9:00 on September 29, 2006 the whole, Xian urban rapid rail transit project officially started construction test section. Solemn and simple ceremony in Xian, held Weiyang Square South roundabout, marking Xi’an to international, market-oriented, human culture, a milestone in the development of ecological goals. The second quarter of next year across the board to start the construction of the Metro rail line from North Station to WeiQu passengers, a total length of 26.302 kilometers set up 21 stations, Xi’an constitute the backbone of rail transit line north-south direction, plan in 2011 built a trading.
Xi'an Bus 西安公交
Like most big cities, Xi'an has a convenient commuter system in the city. The public buses are the main means of daily transportation. Most buses are self-service, so remember to prepare some small change prior to boarding. Usually the ticket charge is 1 - 2 Yuan per person. There are also many mini-buses, with the price generally ranging from 0.5 - 4 Yuan according to the distance of the journey. Take good care of your belongings, as pickpockets operate in these areas targeting both residents and tourists alike.
Xi'an Taxi 西安出租
or tourists, taxi might be the most convenient way to get around. Most taxi cars in xian are green in color with bright head lights, which are easy to recognize. The taxi fee info is like the following:
- 6.00 or 8.00 for the first 2 kilometers based on different types of cars;
- after the first 2 kilos, 1.50 or 2.4 per kilo based on different types of cars;
- under certain circumstances like waiting in a traffic jam or for the lights to turn green, it is charged as 1 kilo per 5 minutes;
- from 11.00 pm to 6.00 am, it is charged as 7.00 or 9.00 for the first 2 kilos based on different types of cars and after the first 2 kilos, 1.80 or 2.7 per kilo;
- all the invoices should be printed according the actual distance instead of the former tickers with fix charges.
- Shanghai Santana: lowest price 8.00 yuan (3 kilometers)
By Bicycle 自行车
iding around the ancient city may be an attractive traveling method for some young travelers. Currently, some youth hostels and hotels in Xian rent bikes to their guests by the day or by the hour. This way, travelers are able to find more profiles of the locals' daily life because you can get into every corner of this city easily. In the downtown area, the wide roads are flat for cycling but cyclists still have to be careful of the fast-speed city-buses, taxis and sedans. Most of travelers may be astonished by the excellent—some may say dangerous driving skills-- of these drivers in Xian. In any case, please keep riding on the right! The best way to travel in Xi'an by yourself is to use the bicycle. There are bicycles for rent in most hotels in Xi'an, the rental averages RMB15-30 per day with RMB500 or passport as deposit.
Riding bikes on the 13.7 kilometers City Wall of Xian is a must for travelers. This is a really different experience in which you can view the ancient city quickly in two hours. There are tandem and individual bikes on the City Wall being let out to travelers at reasonable rent.
Xian Car Rental 西安租车
'an,capital of Shaanxi Provience,is a ancient and huge city.Many foreigners came to Xi??an to visit,but they complaint that ,the city is too huge and they are so easy to get lost.At the same time,not all citizens and taxi drivers can speak English,which make it more difficult for foreigner to travel in Xi'an.
As foreigners can't drive without Chinese driver license,so you must have a Chinese driver.We provide car,van and bus rental in Xi'an.Our car rental service will be very flexible and comfortable.It will be very convenient for you to hire a car or van whether you are businessor sightseeing trio.
For passengers who wait for night flights or arrive late, hotels around XIY are available. It is suggested that you shoud make a hotel reservation in advance to ensure everything go smoothly; when traveling by trains, please take good care of your luggage and valuables. Do not talk to strangers and never buy tickets from private sellers, either.
To purchase train tickets at railway stations might be difficult for western travelers, as there are always long queues at the ticket windows and the conductors normally could not speak English. This problem can be settled with the help of the ticket booking service at any star hotel with a proper charge. In addition, the online ticket-booking service will also be a way. Of course, you can turn to a reliable Chinese friend for help as well.
It is rather reasonable to shun the public holiday periods in China, namely May Day, National Day and Spring Festival, when the railway journeys would be an awful and miserable experience. Actually, as early as one month before Spring Festival, the railways have already been rather busy, and the situation won’t be better until a month after the holiday.
All the train tickets are available only in cash.
As to buses, always keep some Chinese coins since no charges are carried in them. Few buses report the stations in both Chinese and English, so keep in mind your destination station in Chinese if you travel alone.
If you need to take a bus to get to the suburbs, be careful of the unlicensed private buses that may ask for higher prices. Pay after making sure of the right price or just miss them and wait for a licensed one.
Avoild traveling in rush hours when people go to or return from work from Monday to Friday.
Our car information and price are listed as followed:
Xi'an Airport Transfer service from RMB280/person 机场接送人民币280元/人
RMB400/day(within city,within 8 hours) 人民币400元/天（市内，8小时）
up /go to airport(one way transfer):350RMB/p.p p(2--- 4Person)
Army of Terra Cotta Warriors Car Rental from RMB500/person 兵马俑租车人民币500/人
Terracotta tour,RMB500/day 兵马俑旅游人民币500元/人
k up/go to the train station(one way transfer):100RMB/p.p火车站来回100人民币/人/次
nd us the information as followed to reserve a car:email@example.com
1 Your name on passport;您的护照
2 The hotel you will stay;您所下榻的酒店
3 Date you will check in the hotel;入住酒店的时间
4 Date you want to use the car;您想租车的时间
5 Which kind of car you want to use.您所血药的车型
Remark:1 Above price is based on using the car within the place and within hours
2 The price include car ,driver and fuel 价格包括车、司机和燃料
3 All above should be confirmed by our Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
4 We wii arrange car according to your request我们会根据您的需求给您安排车
Ensure you have a smooth vacation by planning your airport shuttle and Xi'an Railway Station connections ahead of time? Let the professional, English speaking staff look after you when you arrive in Xi'an. Travel in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles to and from your hotel. Just look out for your name and let the professional team do the rest!
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