Chongqing Taxi: Chongqing Taxi Fares, Tips and Phones

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Plan your Chongqing tour? Traveling around the megacity of Chongqing by taxi is a smart and affordable way of transportation on your first trip to Chongqing. Basically it is convenient to hail a taxi running on the streets in Chongqing. But if you want to catch a flight or train, advanced booking is highly recommended.


If you want to rent a car with driver to visit Chongqing on your own way, check out the link for more information:  Chongqing Car Rental.

Taxi Models in Chongqing
The mainly models of taxies include Jetta, Beverly, Charade, Santana and Red Flag…

Chongqing Taxi Fares:
Taxi in Yellow
• RMB5 at the first 3km
• RMB1.2 for per additional km
Taxi in While
• RMB7 at the first 3km
•RMB1.6-2.4 for per additional km
•The taxi will be charge for extra 15% during daily 22:00-7:00

Chongqing Taxi Company Bookings
If you need to book a taxi in Chongqing, please make the call as following:
• Chongqing Shunming Taxi Co., Ltd. Tel: 023-52227208
• Chongqing Gongyun Taxi Co., Ltd. Tel: 023-63316190

Hailing a Taxi in Chongqing City
•The best places to hail a taxi is on the stteets, near the Station, Scenic Spots, Hotels.
•It is very easy to hail a taxi on the streets. People prefer to hail a taxi near a bus stop instead of those taxi stands.

Chongqing Taxi rider’s rights
As a taxi rider, you have the rights below:
Direct drive to your destination and no compulsory car pooling
Go to any destination in and beyond Chongqing
Your car driver knows the streets in Chongqing and the way to major destinations in Chongqing;
Your driver should know and abide by all traffic laws;
Air-conditioning on demand;
A radio-free trip;
No Smoking
A clean passenger seat area;
A clean trunk
A driver uses the horn only when necessary to warn of danger;
No Tipping

Chongqing Taxi Stands
There are some taxi stands on the main streets in Chongqing. but most of these taxi stands are no more than ornaments, neglected both by taxi drivers and passengers. People just hail a taxi anywhere they feel safe and convenient.

Chongqing Taxi Complaints
If you have any problem with a taxi in Chongqing, please contact the following:
•Chongqing Service Complaint: Tel: 023-96096

Chongqing Taxi Useful Information
•Using a meter instead of bargaining with the cab driver
•Refusing a forced pooling taxi
•Chongqing Airport – Chongqing Downtown: RMB40-70
•Chongqing Airport – Chongqing Station: RMB50

Tip:  Hassle-free Chongqing Guided Tours
If you don’t want to go the do-it-yourself route and prefer the hassle-free escorted tours,  here are some options for Chongqing Guided Tours:

Chongqing Half Day Highlight Tour   from US$35 p/p
Chongqing One Day Highlight Tour  from US$45 p/p
Chongqing 3 Day Classic Tour  from US$165 p/p
Chongqing Dazu Grottoes Day Tour  US$ 90 p/p
Chongqing Fishing City + Ciqikou Old Town Day Tour  from US$65 p/p

Further Readings

Chongqing Taxi

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2 Responses to “Chongqing Taxi: Chongqing Taxi Fares, Tips and Phones”

  1. Arianna says:

    Hello, I’d like to book a taxi from Shibaozhai Red Pagoda to Chongqing Airport. I’m only 1 person and I don’t need luxury cars. How much the fare will be please?

  2. Daniel says:

    Dear Arianna,

    Shibaozhai Red Pagoda is located about 240 km to the northeast of Chongqing Airport. Basically it costs about 100 yuan. Just for your reference.

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