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Suzhou Taxi: Suzhou Taxi Fares, Tips and Phones

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010
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Total Taxi Number in Suzhou
Plan your Suzhou tour? As economy develops, the number of taxi in Suzhou is growing day by day. Taking taxi is a safe and easy method of travel for tourists in Suzhou.


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

Taxi Models in Suzhou
Generally, the taxis in Suzhou consist of Santana, Passat and Zhonghua.

Suzhou Taxi: Passat

Suzhou Taxi Fares:

• RMB10 for the flag-price
• RMB1.8 per km for the additional distance after the initial 3km
• The waiting time of 5 min will add the fee of per km to the bill.
• The extra night subsidy will be charged from 23:00-05:00

Suzhou Taxi Company Bookings
If you need to book a taxi, please make the call as following:
•Huifeng Auto Leasehold Company.         Tel: 0512-65305566
•Sino-Singapor Suzhou Taxi Company       Tel: 0512-68226186
•Gusu Auto Leasehold Company             Tel: 0512-65234340
•Yong’an Auto Leasehold Company         Tel: 0512-68224147
•Suzhou Auto Leasehold Company           Tel:0512-67272200
Hailing a Suzhou City Taxi
•The places convenient to hail a taxi: main streets, hotels, train station, shops
•It is very easy to hail a taxi. Most of the people are used to hailing taxi at the taxi stand instead of along the street.

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

Suzhou Taxi Stands
Taxi stands have been taken into practice in Suzhou, which can be found in the main streets. People should wait in a line at the taxi stands instead of hailing taxis anywhere along the streets.

Suzhou Taxi Complaints
If you have any problem with a taxi in Suzhou, please contact the following:
•Suzhou Public Carriage Officer: 0512-96196,  67726045

Suzhou Taxi Useful Information
•Using a meter instead of bargaining with the cab driver
•Refusing a forced pooling taxi
•Shanghai –Suzhou Downtown: RMB400-500
•Suzhou Station-Suzhou Gardens: RMB10
•Suzhou Station-Hotels in Downtown: RMB10

Tip:  Hassle-free Suzhou 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 Suzhou Guided Tours:


Suzhou Highlight Day Tour from US$60  p/p
Suzhou One Day Side Trip  from US$80  p/p
Suzhou 4 Day Highlight Tour  from US$240  p/p

Shanghai Suzhou Zhouzhuang Day Tour  from US$70  p/p
Suzhou Car Rental