located near the financial district, Shangri-La Hotel, Beijing, is an excellent
hub from which to experience Beijing. Whether arranging a private car, hailing
a taxi or directing you to the nearby light rail line, our hotel staff are
there to help you and ensure you arrive at your selected destination
comfortably and on time.
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 kilometre.
are available at the hotel or may be hailed from the street.
Beijing bus system is both extensive and economical. However, please note that
service may be irregular and buses are often crowded during peak hours.
light rail system offers rapid service to major business and shopping
districts. Please note that the light rail may be crowded during peak rush
Trains offer an efficient, scenic way of travelling within China, and link most parts of the country with reliable service.
may travel in one of four classes: Soft Seat or Soft Sleeper with air
conditioning; and the Hard Seat or Hard Sleeper.
around the city in a car and a driver is a safe and comfortable transport
option. Rates start at RMB 1,300 for the first four
hours, within Beijing city limits.
enquire at our Concierge desk for more details.
coach is an excellent way for groups to comfortably explore Beijing. Shangri-La
Hotel, Beijing, can arrange coach tours to The Great Wall, Summer Palace,
Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and the Hutong (old Beijing alley).
more about these special trips, please contact the hotel at (86 10) 6841 2211.