Plan your Luoyang tour? In China, for a city tour, taking taxis is a good choice, fast, cheap and comfortable in comparison with public buses. Generally it is convenient to hail a taxi on the streets in Luoyang. But if you are going to catch a flight or train, advanced booking is highly recommended.
If you want to rent a car with driver to visit Luoyang on your own way, check out the link for more information: Luoyang Car Rental.
Taxi Models in Luoyang
The mainly models of taxis include Jetta, Fiat, Xiali, Santana, Crown and Fukang…
Luoyang Taxi Fares:
•RMB5 for the first 2km
•RMB1-1.5 per km for the additional distance
•An extra fee will be charged if waiting for five minutes this extra fee equal to the distance surcharge of one kilometer
Luoyang Taxi Calls:
Tel: 0379 – 9610033
Hailing a Luoyang City Taxi
•The best places to hail a taxi is near the Station, Scenic Spots, Hotel.
•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.
Luoyang 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 Luoyang;
Your car driver knows the streets in Luoyang and the way to major destinations;
Your driver should know and abide by all traffic laws;
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;
Luoyang Taxi Stands
There are no particular taxi stands in Luoyang. People just hail a taxi anywhere it is safe.
Luoyang Taxi Complaints
If you have any problem with a taxi in Luoyang, please contact the following:
•Luoyang Public Carriage Officer: 0379-63947153
Luoyang Taxi Useful Information
•Using a meter instead of bargaining with the cab driver
•If you want to take a taxi to suburban areas of Luoyang, you can have a bargain with the driver before you get in the taxi.
•Refusing a forced pooling taxi
•Louyang Airport – downtown Luoyang RMB 40
• Longmen Railway Station – downtown Luoyang RMB 40
• Longmen Grottoes – downtown Luoyang RMB 50
• Downtown – White Horse Temple RMB45
Tip: Hassle-free Luoyang 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 Luoyang Guided Tours:
Top 10 Attractions in Luoyang
How to Visit Shaolin Temple
Where to Stay in Luoyang
Luoyang Museum Guide
Museum of Luoyang Eastern Zhou Royal Horse and Chariot Pits
How to visit White Horse Temple
Longmen Grottoes Travel Tips
Kung Fu Show at Shaolin Temple
Longmen Railway Station