Transportation

Set off across Ningbo

Shangri-La Hotel, Ningbo, is conveniently located in the centre of the city. You can get around Ningbo via taxis, public transit, ferries and shuttle buses.

Taxis

Taxis in Ningbo are plentiful and inexpensive. The first three kilometres cost RMB 10.

Public Transit

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.

Shuttle trains between Ningbo and Hangzhou, and Ningbo and Shanghai are available daily.

Buses 

Ningbo has a reliable bus system. Two long-distance bus terminals provide connections to every major metropolis in the region, including Hangzhou, Shanghai, Suzhou, Wuxi and Nanjing.

It takes 60 minutes to reach Hangzhou by bus and two hours to reach Shanghai via the Hangzhou Bay Bridge.

Ferries

Baifeng Port offers ferries to the famous Putong Mountain.

Sightseeing trips leave from Ningbo Grand Theatre and Ningbo Foreign Investment and Trade Bureau ports and showcase the city to best effect at night.

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 8ºC 1ºC
Feb 9ºC 2ºC
Mar 13ºC 5ºC
Apr 19ºC 11ºC
May 24ºC 16ºC
Jun 27ºC 20ºC
Jul 32ºC 25ºC
Aug 32ºC 25ºC
Sep 27ºC 21ºC
Oct 22ºC 15ºC
Nov 17ºC 9ºC
Dec 11ºC 2ºC