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Changsha Taxi: Changsha Taxi Fares, Tips and Phone

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010
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Plan your Changsha tour? At the time of my writing, Changsha has over 6,500 taxies operated by several taxi companies. Both cash and IC card are acceptable when you take a taxi in Changsha.Basically it is safe and convenient for you to take a cab in Changsha.


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

Taxi Models in Changsha
The mainly model of taxi in Changsha is Jetta. Others are Weizhi, Elysee, Coralla-Toyota and so on.

Changsha Taxi Fares:
•RMB8 within 2 kilometer
•RMB 2 for each succeeding kilometer
•an extra 50% surcharge for an empty run for a single trip
At night from 21:00-05:00
•RMB 10 within 2 kilometer
•RMB 1 is added for each distance covered based on the daytime standard
•RMB 2.4for each succeeding kilometer

Taxi  Call in Changsha
Tel: 0731-83848460

Hailing a cab in Changsha
•The best places to hail a taxi: the main streets in Changsham, the train station, the Airport, Bus stops, Scenic Spots, Hotels and Taix Stands.

Changsha 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 Changsha
Your car driver knows the streets in Changsha and the way to major destinations in Changsha;
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 Tip

Changsha Taxi Stands
You will find some taxi stands on the main road in Changsha, however, passengers prefer to hail a taxi anywhere they feel convenient. The taxi stands have always been ignored.

Changsha Taxi Complaints
If you have any problem with a taxi in Changsha, please contact the following:
•Changsha Taxi Complaining No.: 0731-4303488

Changsha Taxi Useful Information
•Using a meter instead of bargaining with the cab driver
•If you want to take a taxi to suburban areas of Changsha, you can have a bargain with the driver before you get in the taxi.
•Huanghua Airport – Changsha West Station: RMB80
•Changsha South Stration – Long-distance Station: RMB26
•Changsha Airport- Changsha Museum: RMB80-100

Tip : Hassle-free Changsha  Guided Tours

06611If you don’t want to go the do-it-yourself route and prefer the hassle-free escorted tours,  here are some options for Changsha guided tours:

Changsha Highlight Day Tour from US$ 89 p/p

Changsha Zhangjiajie 3 Day Tour from US$ 499 p/p

Changsha Car Rental with a driver
from US$ 95

Further Readings

Top 10 Attractions in Zhangjiajie
Top 10 Attractions in Changsha
Top 10 Attractions in Hunan

Any questions, just drop  a line.