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Harbin Taxi: Harbin Taxi Fares, Tips and Phone

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010
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Harbin Taxi Quantity
It seems the present number of taxis in Harbin is not enough to meet the increasing taxi market demand. Especially it is not easy for you to hail a taxi during rush hours.

Very often you have to wait much longer time before you can hail a taxi. Pre-booking a taxi is Harbin is highly recommended.

To rent a car with driver, please check out the link:  Harbin Car Rental

Taxi Models in Harbin
There are many types of taxis in Harbin
Main Types: Sonata, Jetta, Charade, Chery, Chery Qiyun, Saboos,  Elantra, Red Flag, Fukang…

Taxis are moving on the street in Harbin


Harbin Taxi Fares
•RMB 8 just for getting in for 3km
•RMB 1 for Fuel Surcharge per ride
•RMB 1.90 for each additional 1km
•1km charged for each 5 minutes stopped in traffic
•After over 12 kilometers daytime, 50% of the total fare added as surcharge for return trip
•After over 5 kilometers nighttime, 50% of the total fare added as surcharge for return trip

•No tipping.

Harbin Major Taxi Company Bookings Hotlines:
Tel: 0451-55531555
Tel: 0457-6999999

Hailing a Harbin City Taxi
• Hotels, Airport and Train Station are the good places to hail a taxi

• It is hard to hail a taxi on the streets since most of the taxi stands in Harbin are useless. People prefer to hail a taxi near a bus stop instead of those taxi stands.
Harbin Taxi riders’rights
As a cab rider, you are entitled to the rights below:
Individual drive to your destination
Go to any destination in and beyond Harbin;
Your driver should know the streets in Harbin and the way to major destinations in Harbin;
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 Tipping

Harbin Taxi Stands
There are over 200 hundeds taxi stands in Harbin. Most people ignore these taxi stands as well taxi drivers themselves. So you have to find a good place to hail a taxi, like bus stops, hotels…

Harbin Taxi Complaints
If you ever have any problems with a Harbin Taxi, contact the following:
Harbin Taxi Supervision:0451-84517388  84517388

Harbin Taxi Useful Information
•Pre-book a taxi in Harbin to avoid lining up for taking a taxi
•It is alway difficult to take a taxi during peak hours or in bad weather

•Refuse a forced pooling taxi
Estimated taxi fares for the often used taxi service in Harbin:
Harbin Airport – Harbin Downtown: RMB 100-140
Harbin Airport – Yabuli: RMB 1000
Harbin Train Station – Your Hotel Harbin: RMB 20-30

taxis on the street in Harbin

Tip:  Hassle-free Harbin 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 guided tours to Harbin:

Harbin China Snow Town 2 Day Tour from US$ 289p/p
Harbin Yabuli China Snow Town 4 Day Tour from US$ 579p/p

Harbin China Snow Town Private Transfer

Harbin 3 Day Winter Tour Package  from US$335 p/p
Harbin 4 Day Winter Tour package  from US$495 p/p
Harbin Yabuli 1 Day Round Trip   from US$85 p/p
Harbin Yabuli 2 Day Round Trip  from US$360 p/p

Beijing Harbin 3 Day Winter Round Trip by Bullet Train  from US$460 p/p
Beijing Harbin 3 Day Winter Round Trip by Flight  from US$740 p/p
Beijing Harbin 4 Day Winter Round Trip by Bullet Train  from US$630  p/p
Beijing Harbin 4 Day Winter Round Trip by Flight  from US$910  p/p

Further Readings


Best Time to Visit Harbin Ice Festival
Where to Stay in Harbin
Top Things to Do in Winter in Harbin
Harbin Ice and Snow Happy Valley
Harbin Ice and Snow World
Harbin Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo
Harbin Winter Swimming
Madieer Popsicles in Harbin
Harbin Jihua Ski Resort

Yabuli Ski Resort
Harbin – Yabuli – China Snow Town Shuttle Bus
China Snow Town
Scenic Drive from Harbin to China Snow Town
Sunrise Glow over China Snow Village
Night View of China Snow Village

Any questions, just drop a line.