Shaanxi is a province with long history, numerous historical relics and scenic spots. It is very convenient not matter by air or by railway or by highway when traveling in Shaanxi. Following are the brief introduction on air, railway, and highway within the province.
There are airports in Xi’an, Yan’an, Yulin, Ankang and Hanzhong cities. Xi’an Xianyang International Airport is the forth biggest airport in China; in Yan’an Airport, there are direct flights to Xi’an and Beijing; and in Ankang airport and Hanzhong Airport, the flights only run between Xi’an and Ankang or between Xi’an and Hanzhong.
In Xi’an Xianyang International Airport, there are flights to major cities in domestic (like Beijing, Shanghai, Xiamen, etc.), Japan, Thailand and the South Korea. The airport is 47 kilometers away from Xi’an urban area, and it will take about 1 hour to get there by expressway. Taking a taxi to the airport from Xi’an urban area may cost about 100 yuan. Check the flight in Shaanxi.
The railway transportation in Shaanxi is very convenient, and travelers can get to Shaanxi from main cities in China. Read detailed railway transportation in Xi’an and Yan’an. Check the train in Shaanxi.
The highway communication of Shaanxi covers most parts of Shaanxi centering on Xi’an. There are several Bus Stations in Xi’an, and Xi’an is one of the biggest highway transportation junction ranks only second to Beijing. Read detailed highway transportation in Xi’an and Yan’an.
I updated this article on March 28, 2012
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