Plan your Datong tour? Taking a taxi going around Datong is a good way to visit the sightes in Datong. There are more than 6,000 taxis now running in the streets of Datong City and suburbs. Basically, it is quite easy for you to hail a taxi on the streets in Datong.
If you want to renta car with driver traveling around Datong, please check out the link: Datong Car Rental.
Taxi Models in Datong
Datong Taxi Fares:
• RMB2.1 per additional km during 22:00-06:00
Taxi calls in Datong
Datong Jiulong Taxi Company Tel:0352-5025588
Datong Jiulong Taxi Company Tel: 0352-5033888
Hailing a Datong City Taxi
·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.
Datong Taxi rider’s rights
Direct drive to your destination and no compulsory car pooling
Go to any destination in and beyond Datong
Your car driver knows the streets in Datong and the way to major destinations in Datong.
Air-conditioning on demand;
A radio-free trip;
A clean passenger seat area;
A clean trunk
A driver uses the horn only when necessary to warn of danger;
No TippingDatong Taxi Stands
There are no particular taxi stands in Datong. People just hail a taxi anywhere it is safe.
Datong Taxi Complaints
•A maximum of four passengers a taxi;
•4 passenger limit.
•It is always more difficult to get a cab when it’s raining or during peak hours.
•If you want to call for a ride (rather than hail a cab) you will need to contact a taxi company in advance.
Estimated taxi fares for the often used taxi service:
Datong downtown – Yungang Grottos: Approx. RMB 50
Tip: Hassle-free Datong 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 Datong guided tours:
Beijing Datong 2 Day Round Trip by private car or van from US$ 260 p/p
Beijing Datong 4 Day Round Trip by Daytime Train from US$ 370 p/p