Transportation

Explore Wuhan at your ease

Centrally located in the Hankou business district, Shangri-La Hotel, Wuhan, is an excellent place from which to experience the city.

Our staff members are always ready to help with the rental of a private car, ordering a taxi or assisting with directions to the Yangtze ferry crossing.

Taxis

Available 24 hours a day, taxis in Wuhan are inexpensive and plentiful. The fare for taxis is RMB 6 per kilometre. Taxis can be booked in advance by calling one of the several taxi networks.

Please enquire with the hotel staff for assistance. 

Public Transit

Light Rail (Subway) 

Wuhan's newest transport system travels from the west to east of Hankou District.

Buses 

There are many bus routes criss-crossing the city and it is likely that you will need to make a line transfer to reach your destination.

Please enquire with the hotel staff about the most effective bus route.

Trains 

Trains offer an efficient and scenic way of travelling within China. Train travel options are available between Wuhan and more than 20 major cities.

As a transportation hub in central China, Wuhan has three main railway lines: Jingguang (Beijing-Guangzhou) Railway, Handan Railway (Hankou-Danjiangkou-Chongqing-Chengdu) and Wujiu Railway (Wuchang-Jiujiang-Shanghai).

Trains from Wuhan to other cities in Hubei Province are available daily. Wuhan's Hankou train station is on the main line running between Beijing and Guangzhou.

Express trains to Kunming, Xian, Hong Kong and Lanzhou run via Wuhan.

High-speed trains to Shanghai depart from the stations in Hankou and Wuchang.

Bullet trains to Guangzhou depart from Wuhan Station in the Qingshan District.

Ferry 

The Hankou-Wuchang ferry line is a fast and efficient way of crossing the Yangtze River during the day.

Please enquire with the hotel staff about different ferry trips.

Coach 

The city's main long-distance bus station is located in Hankou. There are daily departures to Nanchang, Shanghai, Changsha and points beyond.

Car Hire

Hiring a car with a driver is a safe and comfortable way to get around the city.

Please enquire at our Concierge for more details.

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 8ºC 0ºC
Feb 10ºC 2ºC
Mar 14ºC 7ºC
Apr 21ºC 13ºC
May 26ºC 18ºC
Jun 30ºC 22ºC
Jul 33ºC 25ºC
Aug 33ºC 25ºC
Sep 28ºC 20ºC
Oct 23ºC 14ºC
Nov 17ºC 8ºC
Dec 11ºC 2ºC