Nanjing City-Bus

Nanjing City-Bus

Categories:

Downtown Lines: Mainly from 1 to 159.
Downtown Micro Bus Line: Lines that start with the number '3' with some exceptions.
Downtown Night Lines: Lines that start with the number '8' with some exceptions.
Downtown Tourist Lines: Lines that start with the Chinese word 'You', including Y1-Y5.
Pukou and Liuhe District Lines: Lines that start with the number '6' with some exceptions.
Jiangning District Lines: Lines that start with the Chinese word 'Qu'.
Jiangning District Night Lines: Lines that start with the Chinese word 'Ye'.
Suburban Lines: Lines that start with Chinese word connecting suburb with downtown area.
 

Operating Hours:

In general, most buses in the downtown area run from 05:00 to 23:00. Some stop earlier at 20:00 or 21:00. The suburban lines usually stop as early as 17:30. Most of the night lines run from 23:00 to 04:00 the next day. Some may serve from 22:00 to 05:00 the next day. The tourist lines general stop at 17:00-18:30.
 

Ticket Fare:

All of the downtown city-buses are self-service with no refund for overpayment. The ordinary bus fare is CNY1 per person and the air-conditioned bus fare is CNY2 per person. There is a discount on the normal ticket fare when paying with a Nanjing Transportation Smart Card. If a child is shorter than 1.3m (4ft), he/she can take all buses free of charge.
 

Tourist and Sightseeing Bus Lines

Nanjing has been the capital of several Chinese imperial dynasties. Thus it has a variety of historical and cultural heritage evident in its architecture. There are many scenic spots throughout the city. At present, there are 5 tourist bus lines which make travel to the scenic spots simple.

Y1: Nanjing Railway Station (07:30-16:30) - Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum  (08:15-17:15)
Nanjing Railway Station — Zhongyangmen — General Bus Station — Xuanwumen — Drum Tower — Jiming Temple — Sipai Building — Presidential Hall — Ruins of Ming Palaces — Zhongshanmen — Weiqiao — Meiling Palace — Nanjing Underwater World — Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum  

Y2: Yuhua Tai (08:00-16:20) -  Nanjing Underwater World (08:40-17:00)
Y2-1: Yuhuatai — Zhonghuamennei — Changle Lu — Sanshanjie — Confucius Temple (Fuzimiao) — Yanggongjing — Daxinggong — Presidential Hall — Jiefang Lu — Ruins of Ming Palaces — Zhongshanmen — Weiqiao — Mt.Meihua — Meiling Palace — Nanjing Underwater World
Y2-2: Yuhuatai — Zhonghuamen Chateau — Changle Lu — Confucius Temple (Fuzimiao) — Yanggongjing — Daxinggong — Presidential Hall — Jiefang Lu — Ruins of Ming Palaces — Zhongshanmen — Weiqiao — Qianhu—Shixiang Lu — Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum — Nanjing Underwater World — Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum — Shuixie — Linggu Temple 

Y3: Hongshan Zoo (08:30-14:45) -  Linggu Temple (09:15-16:30)
Hongshan Zoo — Huangjiayu — Nanjing Railway Station — Huamu Company — Xinzhuang — Suojin Village — Taipingmen Lu — Mt.Zijin Telpher — Liaozhongkai Tomb — Zongshan Botanical Garden — Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum — Nanjing Underwater World — Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum — Shuixie — Linggu Temple 

Y4: Nanjing Passenger Port (07:45-18:30) – Yuhuatai Cemetery (06:30-18:00)
Nanjing Passenger Port — West Railway Station — Rehe Lu — Yancangqiao — Dingshan Hotel — Dinghuaimen — Northern Station of Shicheng Lu — Southern Station of Shicheng Lu — Caochangmenqiao — Guofangyuan — Hanzhongmen — Jinling Building — Kangyi Garden — Jiangdongmen — Mochou Lake — Shuiximen — Sanshanjie — Zhanyuan Lu — Fuzimiao — Zhonghua Lu — Yuhuatai — Gongqingtuan Lu — Yuhuatai Cemetery

Y5: Suojin Village (08:30-15:30) – Mingwenhua Village (10:30-17:00)
Suojin Village — Gangzi Village — Mt.Fugui — Houzaimen — Northern Station of Qingxi Lu — Qingxi Lu — Zhongshanmen — Weiqiao — Weigang — Najing University of Science and Technology — Xiaolingwei — Dazhamen — Nanjing Academy of Agricultural Sciences — Wukesong — Zhongshan College — Maqun — Maqun Park — Baishuiqiao — Qixi Lu — Qilinmen West Station — Qilinmen — Jinxiu Garden — Xicun — Jinsigang — Yangshanbeicai — Mingwenhua Village

 Tip: Visitors can also take bus nos. 1, 2, 9, 10, 16, 20, 33, 35 and 100 to those attractions, such as Fuzimiao, Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum, Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum, Mochou Lake, Hongshan Zoo among others. 

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