Guilin Taxi: Guilin Taxi Fares, Tips and Phone

Plan your Guilin tour? Basically it is easy and comfortable to use the local taxi service for your flight or train transfer, or city sightseeing. To catch a flight or train, you still need to reserve a taxi due to possible rush hours.

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

Taxi Models in Guilin

Most of the over 2,000 taxis in Guilin are Jetta, Sonata, a small portion of Fukang, and recently added 15 Crossover taxis. Taxi Model Sonata and more.

Guilin Taxi Fares

•RMB 9 just for getting in for 2km
•RMB 1.9 charged between 2km and 4km
•RMB 2 for each additional 1km beyond 4km
•Minnight 11:00 pm – 06:30am
•RMB 11 just for getting in for 2km
•RMB 2 charged between 2km and 4km
•RMB 2.4 for each additional 1km beyond 4km
•No tipping.

Guilin Major Taxi Company Bookings Hotlines:

At present, there is no general taxi calling center in Guilin.
For taxi calling, you have to contact each individual taxi company.
Please check the following taxi companies for your reference:
Guilin Tourism Co., Ltd. (taxi company): 0773-3830077
Jinsheng Co., Ltd. Guilin 0773-3811558
Guilin Taxi Company: 0773-3835390
Guilin Jili taxi Company: 13907738518
Guilin Junan Taxi Company 0773-3830526

Hailing a Taxi in the city of Guilin

• Hotels, Scenic Spots, Historial Sites, commercial streets, Airport and Train Station are the right places to take a taxi.
• It is not difficult to hail a taxi on the streets. be mindful of “black taxis”.

Guilin Taxi riders’ rights

As a taxi passenger, you have the rights as follows:
Direct driving to your place without any compulsory car pooling
Go to any destination in and beyond Guilin
Your car driver should be clear of the streets in Guilin and the road to major places in Guilin
Your driver should know and abide by all the local 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

Guilin Taxi Stands

There are about 100 particular taxi stands in Guilin scattering around the major commercial streets, train station, airport, hotels in Guilin. The 100 taxi stands appear that they can meet the taxi hailing demand.

But some of the taxi stands are occupied by non-taxis, even taken by stalls on the streets. In addition, some taxi stands are on the backstreets, people are not willing to use some of the taxi stands due to their poor locations.

Guilin Taxi Complaints

If you ever have any problems with a Guilin Taxi, contact the phone number below:
Taxi Supervition: 5806089
Police: 110
Customers’ Association: 12315

Guilin Taxi Useful Information

•Using a meter instead of bargaining with your taxi driver
•Say no to a forced pooling taxi
•Estimated taxi fares for the often used taxi service in Guilin:
Guilin Airport – Guilin Downtown: RMB 100
Guilin Airport –Yangshuo RMB 300

Tip:  Hassle-free Guilin Guided Tours

If you don’t want to do a self-guided tour and prefer the hassle-free escorted tours,  here are some options for organized tours to Guilin:

Guilin Tour
Guilin Private Tour
Guilin Group Tour
Guilin Layover Tour
Beijing Guilin Tour
Hong Kong Guilin Tour
Guilin Car Rental with Driver
Guilin Customized Tour

Further Readings

Guilin Tour – Top 10 Things to do in Guilin
Best time to visit Guilin
Where to stay in Guilin
Top 10 Guilin Luxury Hotels
Top 10 Guilin Boutique Hotels
Top 10 Guilin Budget Hotels
Guilin Tourist Scams, Tourist Traps in Guilin
Guilin Taxi

How to Visit Elephant Trunk Hill
Folded Brocade Hill (Diecai Hill)
Jingjiang Princes’s City to be Skipped
Stroll around Shan Lake and Rong Lake in Guilin
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Impression Liu Sanjie Mega Performance in Yangshuo
Shili Scenery Gallery in Yangshuo
Yangshuo West Street
Bamboo Rafting on Yulong River in Yangshuo

How to Visit Longji Terraced Rice Fields
Visit Huangyao Ancient Town from Yangshuo or Guilin
Daxu Ancient Town
How to Visit Chengyang Wind & Rain Bridge

Any questions, just drop a line.

3 thoughts on “Guilin Taxi: Guilin Taxi Fares, Tips and Phone

  1. On March26th, I require transport for 2 person from the International Airport to Seraton Hotel at 18.30pm.
    Please provide price.
    Thank you.

  2. Hello,

    We arrived at Guilin West railway station on March 24 at 13:31 and took a taxi from the taxi stand at the exit. It looked like a legitimate taxi and he used the meter. He drove us to Aroma tea house which is 2.5km according to the map and charged us 60yuan. We were expecting around 20-30yuan. When we asked him for a receipt he pretended not to understand, then when pressed further said that his printer was broken.

    We have photos of his license and plates and would like to report him.
    Please forward an email or address where we can send this complaint.
    Thank you,


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