How to Get to & around Zhengzhou

As the capital city of Henan province, Zhengzhou is a major city in the central China and the country's major transportation hub. Adjacent to Luoyang, Dengfeng Shaolin Temple, etc. Zhengzhou is a junction center to get into Henan and transfer to other cities in this province.

Get to/away from Zhengzhou

By Air

Zhengzhou Airport

Zhengzhou Airport, also called Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport, is situated in the southeast of Zhengzhou, 25 km away from the downtown.

The airport now handles 120 airlines to both domestic and international cities, covering major cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Xian, Chengdu, Guilin, Chongqing, Kunming, Lijiang, Xiamen, Sanya etc. The international flights are connecting with Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand, Singapore, Japan and Seoul.

Transfer Tips:
Airport shuttle buses and taxis are available to and from downtown Zhengzhou. Visitors can take the hourly shuttle from the airport to the Civil Aviation Hotel (No.3 Jinshui Road) and takes about 40 minutes and costs around 20 Yuan per person. Also, there is another airport shuttle bus offering service to Zhenzhou Hotel (opposite the railway station), taking 45 minutes.

Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport

Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport

By Train

In Zhengzhou, both the Zhengzhou Railway Station and the new Zhengzhou East Railway Station are served by high-speed trains.

Zhengzhou East Railway Station

The new Zhengzhou East Railway Station is a high speed train station. It has D-trains or G-trains running service from Luoyang (37 trains during 07:52~21:56, 40-60 minutes), Kaifeng (33 trains during 07:10~22:44, 20-35 minutes), Xian (44 trains during 06:24~19:44, 2-2.5 hours), Beijing (56 trains during 06:42~19:35, 2.5-3.5 hours), Shanghai (21 trains during 06:09~22:55, 4-5.5 hours), Guangzhou (196 trains during 06:47~16:29, 6.5-7 hours), Chongqing (2 trains during 06:54~19:34, 8-8.5 hours), Hangzhou (10 trains during 07:15~18:12, 4.5-5.5 hours), Nanjing (31 trains during 01:49~20:28, 3-5 hours), Wuhan (62 trains during 07:00~21:05, 2-2.5 hours), Changsha (37 trains during 07:10~19:23, 3.5-4.5 hours), Kunming (5 trains during 07:17~11:33, 8-10 hours), Guiyang (8 trains during 08:27~15:07, 6-7.5 hours), Kaili (5 trains during 10:23~14:54, 6.5-7 hours), Huashan (26 trains during 07:04~20:28, 1.5-2 hours), Taiyuan (4 trains during 08:52~17:41, 3.5-4.5 hours), Lanzhou (5 trains during 08:15~15:45, 5.5 hours), Shenzhen (5 trains during 07:00~15:40, 7-8 hours), and more cities and destinations. Besides, 18 C trains are available from this station to Zhengzhou Xinzheng Airport, which run during 08:11~22:37, for only about 20-25 minutes.

Zhengzhou Railway Station

Located in the downtown, Zhengzhou Railway Station is a junction of Beijing-Guangzhou Railway and known as the “Heart of China Railway”. Mostly, it acts as a stopover station running through cities between north and south of China. There are 2 C trains running from Zhengzhou Station to Xinzhengzhou Airport, at 05:18 and 09:03 in the morning, needing about 27 minutes, Besides, it has the D-trains or G-trains from Luoyang (14 trains during 07:52~16:42, about 35 minutes), Xian (14 trains during 07:20~15:16, about 2 hours), Beijing (G805 during 13:30~16:14), and Shanghai (G1810 during 12:31~18:08), Guangzhou (8 trains during 07:11~13:45, about 6.5 hours), Shenzhen (3 trains during 09:35~12:50, about 7.5 hours), Nanjing (G1810 during 14:04~18:08, about 4 hours), Changsha (8 trains during 09:05~16:32, about 4 hours), Wuhan (16 trains during 09:22~19:30, about 2.5 hours), Huashan (11 trains during 07:52~15:48, about 1.5 hours), Lanzhou (4 trains during 07:25~10:51, about 5.5 hours), and so forth.

>> High Speed Trains from Zhengzhou

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>> Beijing Guangzhou (Zhengzhou) High Speed Trains

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>> Shanghai Zhengzhou High Speed Trains

Zhengzhou East Railway Station

Zhengzhou East Railway Station

Zhengzhou Railway Station

Zhengzhou Railway Station

Get around Zhengzhou

By Subway

Right now only Zhengzhou metro line 1 is under operation which can take you to Zhengzhou Railway Station and Zhengzhou East Railway Station, convenient for you to transfer.

By Bus/Taxi

Tour around Zhengzhou city, bus and taxi are the best transportation. For tourists, taxi will be the first option. In Zhengzhou, the starting fare of taxi taking is 8 CNY for first 2 km, then charge 1.5 for additional kilometer.

By Coach

Zhengzhou - Dengfeng (Shaolin Temple):
At Zhengzhou Long-distance Bus/Coach Station, the tourist buses are operated from 06:30 to 11:45 with an interval of 25 minutes, taking 1.5 hours to arrive at Shaolin Temple.

Zhengzhou - Luoyang (Longmen Grottoes):
At Zhengzhou Long-distance Bus/Coach Station or the Zhengzhou West Bus Station, the coaches are operated from 06:00 to 20:20, taking 3 hours to arrive in Luoyang.

Zhengzhou Bus

Recommended Zhengzhou Tours

Top 3 Zhengzhou tours chosen by most customers to explore Zhengzhou in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary, or tailor your own trip now with us.

Shaolin Kungfu
3 Days Zhengzhou Shaolin Temple Highlights Tour

Zhengzhou / Dengfeng / Zhengzhou

Longmen Grottoes(1)
5 Days Henan Cultural Tour to Ancient Capitals

Zhengzhou / Kaifeng / Dengfeng / Luoyang

pagoda-forest
6 Days Henan Highlights Tour

Zhengzhou / Anyang / Kaifeng / Dengfeng / Luoyang

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