How to Reach Nanjing, China

The Easiest Way to Reach Nanjing

HOW TO GET TO NANJING

  • By Air: Nanjing has regular air connections to all major Chinese cities from Lukou International Airport. International flights fly out to Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Taipei and Frankfurt. The airport can be reached by shuttle bus, subway or taxi.
  • By Train: Currently, there are 70 G-trains departing from Nanjing Railway Station to Shanghai Hongqiao Station and Shanghai Railway Station.
  • By Bus: There are as many as 20 buses from Zhongyangmen Long-distance Bus Station to Shanghai and Hangzhou every day. The journey takes four hours.

HOW TO GET AROUND NANJING

  • By Bus: Bus lines are very frequent and Tourism Buses are the best to use while seeing specific sights.
  • By Subway: Nanjing is very well connected by the subway.

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Modes of Transportation in Nanjing

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Nanjing. The most preferred mode of transport in Nanjing is Walking.

Average distance: 15.95 km Average time: 47.83 min

  • Walking 50%
    Walking 21.67 min Bike 7.67 min Train 1.33 min Overall average time for 4.23 kms 30.67 min
  • Car 16.67%
    Driving 40 min Overall average time for 30 kms 40 min
  • Train/Metro 33.33%
    Train 47.5 min Walking 15 min Waiting 12.5 min Bus 2.5 min Overall average time for 26.5 kms 77.5 min

How to Reach Nanjing from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Hefei to Nanjing 154.25 km 54 mins
Jiangyin to Nanjing 165.55 km 2 hours 45 mins
Yancheng to Nanjing 167.4 km 2 hours 47 mins
Hangzhou to Nanjing 181.73 km 3 hours 1 mins
Suzhou to Nanjing 213.07 km 1 hour 14 mins
Shanghai to Nanjing 285.64 km 1 hour 15 mins
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