Travel from Shanghai Pudong airport to the venue

How to travel by shuttle bus from Shanghai Pudong airport to Xian-Jiantong-Liverpool University, Suzhou, China

OPTION 1: Airport Shuttle Bus

Step # Description Frequency Duration Price Boarding Location
1 Shuttle bus from Pudong Airport to Suzhou Industrial Park Every hour 2.5 to 3 hours 84 RMB At the bus parking area on the second floor of the airport terminal
2 Taxi from the shuttle bus stop to XJTLU*   About 30 mins About 30 RMB  
Notes:
  1. Please get off the shuttle bus at the stop of "Suzhou Industrial Park", before reaching the stop of "Suzhou Train station" and then take a taxi to the university (about 25 mins ride). But there are less number of taxis there. You can also take a bus. When getting off the shuttle bus at the stop of "Suzhou Industrial Park", walk back to the main road (Xian Dai DaDao:现代大道),then turn right to a bus stop (5 mins walk).Taking Express line 2 (快线 2号) and get down at Xijiaoda (西交大), about 20 minutes. The XJTLU conference centre hotel is just at the bus stop.
  2. You can also get off the shuttle bus at Suzhou Train Station (next stop of "Suzhou Industrial Park"), then you can take a taxi (About 60 RMB) to XJTLU for about 30 minutes. Please make sure to take it from the taxi stop where there is a long queue of taxis waiting. These are legal taxis. You can also take a bus at Suzhou Train Station: Express line 2 (快 线 2号) to Xijiaoda (西交大) about 50 minutes. The XJTLU conference centre hotel is just at the bus stop.

OPTION 2: Railway + Metro

Step # Description Frequency Duration Price Boarding Location
1 Shuttle Bus from Pudong Airport to Hongqiao Airport (Airport Bus Line 1) Every 20 mins About 1 hour 30 RMB Pudong Airport
2 Walk from the shuttle bus station to Hongqiao Railway Station Around 10 mins Not sure    
3 High Speed Train from Hongqiao Railway Station to Suzhou (Suzhou North Railway Station) Every 30 mins About 30 mins 40 RMB Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
4 Metro Line 2 from Suzhou/Suzhou North Railway Station to Songtao Street Station Every 10 mins About 50 mins 6 RMB Suzhou (Suzhou North Railway Station)
5 Walk from Songtao Street Station to Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University   About 15 mins    
Notes:
  1. If you get off the train at Suzhou Train Station and if you take the taxi, please make sure to take it from the taxi stop where there is a long queue of taxis waiting. These are legal taxis. It takes about 30 minutes to get to the university. You can also take a bus at Suzhou Train Station (Not Suzhou North Railway Station): Express line 2(快 线 2号) to Xijiaoda (西交大) about 50 minutes. The XJTLU conference centre hotel is just at the bust stop.
Last modified: Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 4:23 PM