The Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport†serves as an important transportation hub in the Bohai area in proximity to the Dalian Railway Station and the Shenyang-Dalian Freeway. Thirty international routes connect Dalian to over 30 cities in 14 countries. In addition, 69 domestic flights leave from the Zhoushuizi International Airport carrying passengers to most of the major Chinese cities including Beijing, Changsha, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Haikou, Kunming, Shenyang, Wuhan, Dunhuang, Nanjing, Qingdao, Shenzhen, Xiamen, Zhuhai, Xian, Chongqing, Fuzhou, Guilin, Hangzhou, Lanzhou, Luoyang, Shanghai, Tianjin and others.
As the terminus of the Harbin-Dalian Railway (Ha Da Railway), Dalian is well connected to the networks that criss-cross the northern and eastern parts of China. Trains from the city can reach all cities in Dongbei area in northeastern China, Beijing, and Shanghai. The†railway station is centrally located in the bustling commercial center near Qingniwaqiao in the downtown area. Itís surrounded by numerous shopping streets, hotels, entertainment venues with convenient connections to every corner of the city.
As a northern Chinese port, and the third largest in China, Dalian has a well-developed water transport network. The Passenger Port is located at the northern end of Wuwu Road in the eastern end of the Liaodong Peninsular. A shuttle bus takes passengers from the Waiting Hall to the docks.
Scheduled passenger ships leave for Yantai, Weihai, Tianjin, Penglai and the Changhai County daily.†
Dalian has a good public transportation system with hundreds of bus lines including three tramcar lines. Minibuses and medium size vans transport passengers to various destinations daily.
Two lines – line 3 and 7 – are in service. Another two, lines 1 and 2 are under construction and predicted to be opened in the summer of 2014. Additionally, lines 6, 8 and 10 are also under construction. In future, the city will have a total of 12 subway lines. Click here for Dalian Subway Planning Map
Taxis are plentiful in†Dalian. Blue top light taxis are state-owned enterprises, white ones represent collectively-owned enterprises or cooperative enterprises, while yellow ones represent private enterprises.†Since Dalian†is a small city, it’s relatively inexpensive to get around by taxi.
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