Transportation

Explore the city at your ease

Kerry Hotel, Beijing, is just 30 minutes from Beijing Capital International Airport, and is located in the heart of the Central Business District. The hotel sits on Beijing's Third Ring Road.

Beijing itself is accessible via taxi, bus, subway, or car. Bicycles are also very popular, although caution must be exercised due to the increasing traffic on Beijing's roads.

Taxis

All taxis in Beijing are cheap and plentiful, and always on the lookout for customers. Most taxis are metered with the same flag fall rate at RMB 10 for the first 3 kilometres, thereafter RMB 2 per kilometres.

Taxis are available at the hotel or may be hailed from the street.


Public Transit

Buses 
The Beijing bus system is both extensive and economical. However, please note that service may be irregular and buses are often crowded during peak hours.

Subway
Beijing's light rail system offers rapid service to major business and shopping districts.

Guomao Station is located next to the China World Complex. Please note that the light rail may be crowded during peak rush hours.

Trains 
Trains offer an efficient, scenic way of travelling within China, and link most parts of the country with reliable service.

You may travel in one of four classes: Soft Seat or Soft Sleeper with air-conditioning; and the Hard Seat or Hard Sleeper.


Car Hire

Getting around the city in a car and a driver is a safe and comfortable transport option. Rates start at RMB 200 (approximately USD 30) per hour, within Beijing city limits.


Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 2ºC -8ºC
Feb 5ºC -5ºC
Mar 12ºC 1ºC
Apr 20ºC 9ºC
May 26ºC 14ºC
Jun 30ºC 20ºC
Jul 31ºC 22ºC
Aug 30ºC 21ºC
Sep 26ºC 16ºC
Oct 19ºC 8ºC
Nov 10ºC 0ºC
Dec 4ºC -5ºC