Chongqing Travel Tips

Bank of China in Jiefangbei, Chongqing
Bank of China in Jiefangbei
Area Code: 023
Zip code: 400000
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 Passport holders of 53 countries and regions including the USA, UK, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, etc. can be granted a visa-free stay of up to 144 hours when taking an international transfer via Chongqing Jiangbei Airport or Wanzhou Wuqiao Airport. 
Read details about 144-Hour Visa-Free Transit in Chongqing.


The Bank of China, offers currency exchanging service.
Address: No.218 Zhong Shan No.1 Road, Yuzhong District

The bank of China other branches:
Da Du Kou Branch 
Address: No.624 Ganghua Road

Shuangbei Sub-branch in Sha Ping Ba District
Address: No.10 Shuangbei Laodong Road, Sha Ping Ba District


Post Office

City Center:
Address: No.3 Minquan Road,Yuzhong District
Address: No.142 Jiefang West Road, Yuzhong District
2nd Floor Modern Plaza, Jiangbei District
Address: No.28 Nanping West Road, Nanan District
Address: No.79 Xiaolongkan New Street, Shapingba District

Telephone Booth
Public Telephone Booth

Emergency Numbers

Fire: 119
Police: 110
Traffic: 68810501
Ambulance: 120
First Aid Hospital: 023-63625529

Useful Numbers

Mayor's Hotline: 63854444
Taxi Complaint: 63864421
Tourists Complaint: 63705525

Air ticket office: 023-63603223
Railway Station Inquiry: 023-63442322
Coach Station Inquiry: 023-63873196
Shapingba Coach Station Inquiry: 023-65336881
Passenger Transport Inquiry at the port: 023-63841342


Tourist Complaint

Address: Municipal Tourism Bureau, No. 50, Jiuchikan, Cangbai Road, Yuzhong District
Tel: 023-63712218


The 2nd Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University
The 2nd Affiliated Hospital 
of Chongqing Medical University

The First Affiliated Hospital,  Medical University
Address: No.1 Youyi Road, Yuanjiagang, Yuzhong District

The Second Affiliated Hospital, Medical University
Address: No.76 Linjiang Road

The Affiliated Children's Hospital, Medical University
Address: No.136 Zhongshan Er Road, Yuzhong District



Sichuan International Studies University: SISU for short, it is the only foreign languages university in southwest China. It has its own International Student's Department, and it's the best place for you to learn Chinese language in this city.
Location: No. 33, Zhuangzhi Road, Shapingba District

Chongqing University
Location: No. 174, Shazheng Street, Shapingba District

Normal University
Location: No. 21, Tianchen Road, Shapingba District



1. Consulate General of the Kingdom of Cambodia
Chancery:1902, Building A, No.9, Yang'he Road, Jiangbei District
Tel: 023-89116415 Fax: 023-89111369
Other Districts: Hubei, Hunan, Shanxi

2. Consulate General of Japan
Chancery: 14F, Yang Guang Building, 283 Minsheng Road
Tel: 023-63733585 Fax: 023-63733589
Other Districts: Sichuan

3. Consulate General of the UK of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Chancery: 28F, Metropolitan Tower Zou Rong Road, Yu Zhong District
Tel: 023-63810321 Fax: 023-63810322
Other Districts: Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou

4. Consulate of Canada
Chancery: Suite 1705, Metropolitan Tower Wu Yi Road, Yu Zhong District
Tel: 023-63738007 Fax: 023-63738026
Other Districts: Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan

5. Royal Danish Consulate
Chancery: Metropolitan Tower, 31/F 1, 68 Zourong Rd, Yuzhong District
Tel: 023-63836008 Fax: 023-63704982
Other Districts: Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan

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Questions & Answers on Chongqing Travel Tips
Asked by Mimi Chi from HK | Sep. 27, 2018 22:42Reply
i travel from Paris to HK same day connecting to Chongqing, return hk-Paris within 72hrs
paris-hkg on NOv 14
hkg-CQ NOv 15 (in 23:00)
CQ-hk-Paris Nov 17 (out 15:15)
Answers (1)
Answered by Susan from USA | Sep. 28, 2018 20:20

Dear, I'm afraid you cannot enjoy the 72 hours visa free policy. You cannot come from HK and then return HK; you must leave CQ for the third country. So you need to change your flight or apply for the visa before you start your journey.
Asked by HTING6868 | Jul. 31, 2017 19:16Reply
Is Chongqing North Station has short day luggage storage service?
Answers (1)
Answered by Kris from CANADA | Jul. 31, 2017 20:05

Yes, there is a left-luggage office near the waiting room. It costs CNY10-20/day according the size of your luggage.
Asked by Lily from UNITED KINGDOM | Sep. 18, 2016 15:05Reply
Antique/collector Market Chongqing
My husband is very keen in collecting(not new purchase) China ornaments, porcelain, art and craft.
Answers (1)
Answered by Amanda from MALAYSIA | Sep. 18, 2016 22:00

Lily, local Antique Shop which is located at no. 236, Renmin Road, Yuzhong District can be a good choice. They have auctions sometimes where your husband may get some nice items. Another recommendation is the Colletor Trade Market on Zhongxing Road, Yuzhong District.

May you have a good experience!
Asked by Winston Tang from SINGAPORE | Aug. 18, 2016 22:27Reply
Hi, Can you recommend a good for golf bookings and transportation in Chongqing?
We are flying from Singapore in Oct. for 9 days and would like to play 4-5 rounds of golf there.
Answers (1)
Answered by Sally from AUSTRALIA | Aug. 19, 2016 03:08

You may go to Poly Golf Course at No. 1, Longhuai Street, Yubei District. You can contact the staff by dialing 86-023-67883399. Take metro line 3 to Yuan Yang Station. Then, take a taxi there for about CNY 15. Have fun!
Asked by Cathy from AUSTRALIA | Aug. 12, 2015 05:11Reply
I need to guide for one day travel in Chongqing
My flight from sydney to jiangbei airport will arrive in 445am in and then I had another connected flight at 1745pm in the afternoon. During this period,do you have any advice how to travel in th city in one day?
Answers (1)
Answered by Dona from GERMANY | Aug. 13, 2015 04:02

Well, according to your limited time, you are suggested to tour around Ci Qi Kou Ancient Town.
After eating breakfast and taking some rest, you can take subway line 3, get off at Lianglukou Station. Then transfer to line 1 to get to Ci Qi Kou Station, Exit 1. After arriving, walk northeast around 850 yards to arrive at the scenic area.
The duration is about 80 mins. And the ticket fare is CNY 7 per person.
In addition, the suggested sightseeing time is 4 to 5 hours. The return way is the same.
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