Chengdu Taxi: Chengdu Taxi Fares, Tips and Phones


Chengdu Taxi Quantity
Plan your Chengdu tour? Up to now, Chengdu
 has approximately 9,000 taxis serving domestic and international passengers. But compared to the number of people in the city, it is a little hard to hail a taxi.

Chengdu taxi drivers are said to be ‘living maps’. They can give helpful suggestions on where to have dinner and to have fun in Chengdu.

56032-20011If you want to rent a car with driver to visit Chengdu on your own way, check out the link for more information:  Chengdu Car Rental.

Taxi Models in Chengdu
You can see the taxis of Jetta, Santana, Fukang and Citron running on the Chengdu
Chengdu Taxi
Chengdu Taxis


Chengdu Taxi Fares:
From 06:00-22:00
• RMB8 flag-down for the first 3km
• RMB1.9 per from 3km to 10km
• RMB2.85 per from 10km to 60km
From 22:00-06:00
•RMB9 flag-down for the first 3km
•RMB2.2 from 3km to 10km
• RMB3.3 per from 10km to 60km

Chengdu Taxi Company Bookings
If you need to book a taxi, please make the call as following:
•Chengdu Rongcheng Taxi Company                Tel:028-85195286
•Chengdu Beite Taxi Company.                   Tel:028-85199519
Chengdu Jinhui Taxi Company                   Tel: 028-89550745

Hailing a Chengdu City Taxi
The best places to hail a taxi is near the Station, the Airport, Bus stop, Scenic Spots, Hotel and the taxi stands in Chengdu

Chengdu 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 Chengdu
Your car driver knows the streets in Chengdu and the way to major destinations in Chengdu;
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;
Tips: Please remember to ask for and keep the receipt cause there is taxi identification number on it and this comes in handy when you forget some valuables in a taxi.
Chengdu Taxi Stands
At the beginning of the year 2010, 162 taxi stands went to the post. But it has low usage rate, no taxi, no person. People still get used to hailing taxi along the  Chengdu street.

Chengdu Taxi Complaints
If you have any problem with a taxi in Chengdu. please contact the following:
•Chengdu Taxi Complaining No.: 028-86668077

Chengdu Taxi Useful Information
•Using a meter instead of bargaining with the cab driver
•If you want to take a taxi to suburban areas of Chengdu you can have a bargain with the driver before you get in the taxi.
•Chengdu Downtown – Chengdu Shuangliu Airport: RMB70 – 100
•Chengdu Eastern Railway Station- Chengdu Shuangliu Airport: RMB60 – 85
•Huanglongxi Ancient Town- Chengdu Shuangliu Airport: RMB80

Tip:  Hassle-free Chengdu 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 Chengdu Guided Tours:

Panda Highlight Day Tour  from US$65 p/p
Panda Classic Day Tour  from US$95 p/p
Leisure Chengdu Day Tour  from US$65 p/p
One Day Chengdu Dujiangyan Mt.Qingcheng Tour  from US$100 p/p

Chengdu 2 Day Excursion Tour with Hotel  from US$260 p/p
Chengdu 3 Day Classic Tour with hotel  from US$230 p/p
Chengdu 4 Day Highlight Tour  from US$420 p/p

4 Day Chengdu Jiuzhaigou Tour  from US$920 p/p
5 Day Chengdu Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Tour  from US$1060 p/p

Chengdu Lhasa 5 Day Tour  from US$815 p/p
Beijing Xian Chengdu Shanghai 11-Day Tour from US$1560 p/p
Chengdu Car Rental from US$55

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21 thoughts on “Chengdu Taxi: Chengdu Taxi Fares, Tips and Phones

  1. Hi
    I need a Taxi for the whole day on January 30th from 8:30am to 7pm for my two boss.
    Can you please let me know the good price as soon as possible today?


  2. Hello Carol Chan,

    Sorry, at the moment we don’t offer the car rental or taxi sevice at Chengdu. Please contact the local taxi company for the taxi rates.

  3. I am going to Chengu next month bringing my kids along. Can I know, 2 adults and 3 kids (age 5~11) can take 1 taxi. What is the max allowed person in a taxi?

  4. Hello Abbie Chong,

    Basically, one taxi can hold four seating persons. In your case, I suggest you take your 5-year old kid on your lap. Have a good tripin Chengdu!

  5. Hi.. We are 6 adult going to chengdu on 5 th march and stay hotel grand dorsett. Flight silk air arrival to chengdu airport 22:30, could you request taxi for us , may i know, taxi fare at midnight ? Thank you

  6. Hello Merry jie,

    You may easily take taxis waiting at the taxi stand at Chengdu Airport. Basically, you need to take two taxis for your paety of 6. Have a good trip!

  7. We (7 pax) will arrive at Chengdu air port on the 23/07/14 noon,how much it will cost us a taxi drive to Holiday jnn express Gulou hotel ?

  8. Hello Amit,

    Basically, you need to take two taxis. The ride from Chengdu airport to Holiday Inn Express Gulou is approx. 22km, RMB60 per taxi.

  9. Hello!
    Could you tell me please how much a taxi would cost approximately from the airport to the CHENGDU PANDA GARDEN
    Poly Park 198,
    No. 1980 ShuLong Avenue,
    Chengdu 610503

  10. Hello Catherine,

    It is a 40km taxi drive,costing you approx.RMB 120. Good transfer!

  11. Thank you for your response. We will be a party of 4 adults, each with a suitcase. Will there be taxis large enough to take us, waiting at the taxi stand or would i need to arrange this beforehand/
    Thank you

  12. Hello Catherine,

    It is ok to line up for taking taxis at the airport. But basically you need to take two taxis considering the number of your traveling party and luggage. It is not a bad idea to book a van up front, so you four can go together in one van to your hotel.

  13. Hi,
    How much is the charges for a van from Grand Romance Hotel at no 22 Renminzhong Road, Tianfu Square area to the airport? There are 7 adults with 7 big suitcases, departing on 22nd October.

    Thank you,

  14. We need a taxi from hilton hotel, 666 Tianfu Ave Middle Section, Wuhou, chengdu to panda research centre , shiqiao village, Qingchengshan Town, Dujiangyan for 2 people at 630am. We also need to be collected from there at 5pm, and taken back to hotel. Can you tell me cost and how i arrange booking

  15. In Chengdu my husband and my son took a taxi today (Aug 15) from Mr Panda Hostel and arrived at Wen Jun Mansion Hotel around 11:30 am. Once the taxi dropped them off, my son realized he left his cell phone in the taxi. Is there any way to check to see if his phone was found. Thank you.

  16. I took a green taxi from the airport taxi stand today to Anren and he stopped the car and told me I have to pay 50% extra for using the meter. When we got to Anren, the price was about 196 rmb and he charged me about 291 rmb and he did not give me a receipt. what a B@st@rd ta ma siji.

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