Fuzhou Transportation


Fuzhou Changle International Airport (FOC) is situated in a sandy area of southeast Zhanggang Town, Changle City, some 50 kilometers (about 31 miles) from the city center, and is a modern, seashore based International airport. There are now more than 80 domestic and international airlines to approximately 55 cities. Domestic services include flights from Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Jinan, Shenyang, Harbin, Chongqing, Chengdu, Zhengzhou, Kunming, Haikou, Urumqi and Xi'an, etc. International services include flights from Singapore, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Osaka to this city. There are also daily scheduled flights from Hong Kong and Macau.

 Airport Transportation
 Airport—Downtown Area
Airport → Junzhu Huandao, Mawei District → Qiaobei City-bus Stop, Liuyi Road, Taijiang District
Operating hours: from the firstly flight to the last arrival flight
Duration: 60 minutes
Ticket fare: CNY20/person
Apollo Hotel → Airport
Operating hours: 05:30~20:30 with an interval of 25 minutes
Ticket fare: CNY20/person
Minjiang Hotel → Airport
Operating hours: 05:50~16:50 hourly
Ticket fare: CNY20/person
CAAC Ticket Office (Junzhu Road, Mawei District) → Airport
Operating hours: 06:40, 07:50, 07:50~17:50 hourly
Ticket fare: CNY20/person
Tips: the ticket of the first two buses should be purchased one day in advance at the CAAC Ticket Office. 

 Airport—Fuqing City

Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Binjiang Parking Lot, Fuqing City in terms of the flights' arrival and the last bus leaves at 21:30 70 minutes CNY20
Binjiang Parking Lot, Fuqing City → Airport 06:15, 07:20, 08:20 ~ 18:20 hourly

 Airport—Lianjiang County
Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Minyun Bus Station, Lianjiang in terms of the flights' arrival and the last bus leaves at 19:30 65 minutes CNY25
Minyun Bus Station, Lianjiang → Airport 06:10, 07:20, 08:20 ~ 17:20 hourly

 Airport—Nanping City
Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Nanping Bus Station 12:30, 17:00, 19:30, 21:30 3.5 hours CNY85
Nanping Bus Station → Airport 06:30, 10:30, 12:30, 15:00

 Airport—Putian City
Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Tianjiuwan Bus Station, Putian 10:00, 11:30, 12:30, 15:30, 17:00, 18:30, 20:00, 22:00 2 hours CNY60
Tianjiuwan Bus Station, Putian → Airport 05:00, 08:30, 10:00, 12:30, 14:30, 16:00, 17:00

 Airport—Ningde City
Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Ningde Bus Station 10:30, 12:30, 15:00, 16:30, 19:30, 23:00 2 hours CNY65
Ningde Bus Station → Airport 05:15, 08:00, 11:00, 13:00, 15:00, 17:00

 Airport—Fuan City
Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Fuan Bus Station 16 buses everyday 2.5 hours CNY100
Fuan Bus Station → Airport 12:30, 16:30

 Airport—Sanming City
Operating Hours Duration Ticket Fare
Airport → Shaxian Bus Station → Sanming West bus Station 16:30 4.5 hours Shaxian: CNY105;
Sanming: CNY110
Sanming West Bus Station → Shaxian Bus Station → Airport 09:00

 If arriving from Taiwan, travelers can fly to Lianjiang Mazu Nangan Airport or Mazu Beigan Airport, then take a ship to Fuzhou. Nangan Airport now has opened 2 air routes to Taichung and Taipei. Beigan airport has opened one air route to Taipei Songshan Airport. There is one flight on each Tue. Fri. Sat. and Sun., which takes off at 08:15 and lands at 09:05. And there are two flights on each Mon, Wed, Thurs taking off at 08:15 & 11:40 and landing at 09:05 & 12:30 respectively.



 Fuzhou Railway Station is the transportation hub of Fujian Province. It is located at the north end of Hualin Lu, in the northern part of the downtown area. This station is connected with the national railway network and operates services to Beijing, Shanghai, Qingdao, Zhengzhou, Nanjing, Nanchang, Guiyang, Changsha, Hefei, Chengdu, Chongqing, and Shenzhen. On June 28th, 2015, high speed trains to Beijing, Wuyishan, Wuyuan, and Shanghai have also turned available here, which has greatly reduced travel time between the two cities. Also there are tourist lines from Nanping, Longyan, Yong'an and Wuyi Shan to this city. Every day, 16 pairs of trains leave and reach this railway station to and from 16 major cities of the country. Apart from the ticket offices set within the railway stations, there are also thirty-eight ticket offices in total all over the city, which greatly facilitate people to choose the nearest to them.

Bus routes to the railway station: 2, 5, 17, 18, 20, 26, 51, 810, 821, 905, 917, 949, 951 and 966, also Yaxiya Zhuanxian (Asia Special Line), Xi/Dong Er' Huan Zhuanxian (Western/eastern 2nd Ring Road Special Line) and Nongda Zhuanxian (Agricultural University Special Line) to downtown area for the ticket of CNY1.

 Located to the east of Lulei Village, Chengmen Town in Cangshan District, Fuzhou South Railway Station mainly operates trains to/from Shanghai, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Xiamen, Ningbo and Shenzhen.

Bus routes to the south railway station: K2, 83, 124, 140, 155, 161, 167, 176, 305, 306, 309, 503

Hualin Ticket Office: 203, Hualin Lu, Gulou District
Dongfang Ticket Office: N0.435, Fuma Lu, Jin'an District
Zhong Tie Kuai Yun Ticket Office: 16-17, Building 2, Fuyi Xincun, Jiangbin Dadao, Mawei District
Tangcheng Da Sha Ticket Office: 215, Wuyi Nan Lu (1/F, Tangcheng Dasha), Taijiang District

 Fuqing Railway Station is in Fuqing Cunty of Fuzhou.  Passengers can take trains here to Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Xiamen, Quanzhou, Hangshan, Beijing, Shanghai, and Hangzhou, etc. 
See detailed Fuqing to Shenzhen Train

 Major Rail Lines from Fuzhou to:


Long-distance Bus

 South Bus Station:
Address: No.190, Wuyi Zhong Lu, near the Da Li Jia Cheng
Bus Routes: 7, 19, 51, 52, 36, 801, 908, 959, 973
Time-Table: buses to some cities around for reference

 North Bus Station: also Minyun North Bus Station (Min Yun Qi Che Bei Zhan)
Address: No.371, Hualing Lu, near the Railway Station
Bus Routes: 2, 5, 20, 26, 51, 810, 821, 917, 949, 966
Time-Table: buses to some cities around for reference

 West Bus Station: also Hongshan West Bus Station
Address: near the Hongshan Qiao
Bus Routes: 5, 14, 16, 33, 38, 812, 813, 956


The Port of Fujian is a foreign trade harbor and an important river port of the Yangtze River. It operates many international shipping lines to thirty ports of over twenty countries in the world. The port is located on the west bank of Taiwan Strait and composed of an estuary port and sea port regions. There are special railway lines in Mawei Harbor District and Kuiqi Operation Zone which can be connected with Fuma Railway (from East Railway Station of the city to Qingzhou of Mawei District).

The main harbor districts of the port are mainly seated in the estuary port. Currently there are 120 docks and berths in entirety, with 18 of them being deepwater berths of more than 10,000 tons in tonnage capacities. There is a passenger transportation service supplied in the Mawei Harbor District. On weekdays and Sundays, there is a shuttle liner daily between Mawei and Matsu (in the northwest of the Taiwan Strait). During the Spring Festival, there may be three liners daily.

The Min River sea route of this city is from Nanping to Mawei, the passenger liners of Mawei harbor can bring you to Mt. Putuo, Ningbo etc. Out of the east estuary of the Min River, tourists can get a passage to the main ports of the Yangtze River, north to Shanghai and Qinhuangdao, south to Xiamen and Hong Kong and east to Keelung in Taiwan.

Fuzhou Port Passenger Transportation Station: in No.1, Jingwu Lu, Mawei
Bus Route: Mawei-Matsu Liner Regular Bus from Nan Men to the station (CNY4 for the whole course)
Ticket Fare: about CNY350 for one way

See More: Fujian Ports: Port of Fuzhou, Xiamen, Quanzhou, Putian

Beijing Subway
 Subway Station

Fuzhou metro now has Line 1 and Line 2 in service. Line 1 runs between Xiangfeng and South Railway Station. Line 2 links Suyang and Yangli. According to the long-term plan, Line 3, Line 4, Line 5, Line 6 and Line 7 will form the basic urban rail network. Lines 5 and 7 will travel across the Minjiang River, and line 4 will run across the Wujiang River.
See metro maps for reference.


It is very convenient for tourists to go around the downtown area by bus. The ticket price is CNY1; tourists should ensure they have small change prior to boarding, the price increases to CNY2 from May 15th to Oct 15th if the bus is operating its air conditioning.

Some information on tourist buses to some sights in this city follows:
West Lake Park - Nos. 1, 805, 809 and 810  
National Forest Park - Nos. 45, 811, 802
Shoushan National Mine Park (Shoushan Waterfall Scenic Area) - getting off the buses Nos. 808 or 817 and then transferring to special tourist buses to the scenic area 
Mt. Gu - Nos. 7 and 49, also there are buses near Wuyi Square that will take you to Mt. Gu, which will take an hour and a half (about CNY10).
Mt. Yu - Nos. 11 and 20 (2 hours way)
Xichan Temple - Nos. 33, 38, 39
Memorial of Lin Zexu - Nos. 1 and 20
Mt. Ping - Nos. 8 and 20
Zhuzifang Block - Nos. 1 and 20 


Around 5,000 taxis serve in the city. It is the best choice for people who have a tight schedule. If you go to the city for the first time, do ask the driver to charge by the meter in case of being overcharged. The flag-down rate is CNY10 for the first 3 kilometers (around 1.9 miles) and it costs CNY2 for each additional kilometer (0.6 mile). Between 23:00 and 05:00 the next day, the price of each extra kilometer rises 20%, i.e. CNY2.4. If a taxi runs farther than 8 kilometers (around 5miles), extra 50% is charged for empty return. 

- Last modified on Jan. 20, 2020 -
Questions & Answers on Fuzhou Transportation
Asked by Rason from ITALIA | Jan. 04, 2020 02:10Reply
City-bus to Fuzhou Airport (FOC)
Are there any city-bus lines (that cost CNY 1 or 2) that go from either South Bus Station to FOC or from the South Railway station to FOC?
Answers (1)
Answered by Gina from CANADA | Jan. 06, 2020 00:36

From South Railway Station, you can take shuttle bus to FOC. It departs from 8:40 to 19:30 with frequency of 30 minutes and costs CNY30/person.
Asked by aj from CHINA | Dec. 14, 2019 23:17Reply
i need to go the airport how to get there from fuzhou train station...
Answers (1)
Answered by Sally from UNITED KINGDOM | Dec. 17, 2019 18:41

Take shuttle bus line of Airport direction from Huawei Xiyuan Coach station to the airport.
Asked by Ong from MALAYSIA | Dec. 02, 2019 02:05Reply
I would like to travel from Fuzhou to Jiangdoucun Xincuozhen by bus. Where can I board a public bus?
Can you please advise me, where can I board a public bus from Fuzhou to Jiangdoucun? Which bus stop to get down when reaching Jiangdoucun. Thank you so much. Ong from Malaysia.
Answers (1)
Answered by Gina from CANADA | Dec. 04, 2019 19:42

There is no public bus you can take. It is suggested to take taxi or hire a car to there.
Asked by Lillian from MALAYSIA | Oct. 14, 2019 03:16Reply
Hi, we will be visiting Fuzhou for the first time
what is the recommended mode of transport - hire a car with driver or public transport (taxi or Metro or local bus) to travel from hotel to those places of interest?

I am just afraid that if we take public transport to visit a place but can't get back to hotel or to the next place after that. Are there many taxi waiting at those sites? Thank you.
Answers (1)
Answered by Ada from CANADA | Oct. 16, 2019 18:05

It is very convenient to take public transport to travel around. Don't worry, you can always get taxi around tourist attractions.
Asked by Amelia from MALAYSIA | Aug. 04, 2019 05:36Reply
Fuzhou Changle Airport to Fuzhou Railway/ Fuzhou South Railway
Is there any airport shuttle bus to either of this railway? How much is the fare? Where can i take this airport shuttle bus?
Answers (1)
Answered by Skyler from POLAND | Aug. 05, 2019 00:10

1. To Main Railway Station:Take shuttle bus line 2 and get off at the North Square of the Main Railway Station. The bus schedules are from 08:00 to 01:10 next day. The duration is around 70 mins with the fare of CNY 26 per person.

2. To South Railway Station:Take shuttle bus line 6 to South Railway Station directly. They depart from 08:05 to 21:00. It takes around 50 mins on the way with the fare of CNY25 per person.
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