Changsha's place as the capital of Hunan Province has ensured its significance as a transport hub, reached easily by road, rail and air. There is also limited transport by water in and out of the city.
Most of the transport in the city of Changsha relies on the taxi and bus services, though visitors can hire bicycles or flag down a pedi-cab to experience a little local flavor.
Before the end of the year, the high-speed railway between Shanghai and Changsha will go into operation.
From September 16 onwards, the Changsha-Nanchang section of the Shanghai-Kunming high speed railway line officially opened.
If you’re planning a quick getaway or just want to escape from the humid Changsha summer then you should check out the new flights to Cambodia from Changsha. Angkor Airways have just officially opened route to two cities in Cambodia making it quick and convenient to travel to the popular holiday ...
Changsha’s first subway line opened to great fanfare last week, making it possible for residents to cross the city in only half an hour. Line 2 is a total length of 22.26 kilometers and has 19 stops. Senior Citizens can ride for free, and students with a valid card can travel half price.
By May 1 Changsha’s underground will see the first batch of a new branch of the metro police, featuring riot gear. Line 2 will be used to test the new system which will feature these new cops at five of the stations.
If you get on a train that originates in Hunan you will no longer have to stare out the window and tap your feet figuring out how to amuse yourself for the next some hours, because now there is WiFi.
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