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What is the price of taxi in Beijing?
Starting minimum fare - 13 CNY (less than 3km); 2.3 CNY/km over 3km. In every five minutes during rush hours it will charge an extra 2 CNY (1 CNY in other hours) when the speed is lower than 12km/hour. There is taximeter in every taxi.
Do taxi drivers speak English?
No. They don’t speak any English at all except some simple words like “Hello” or “Thank you”.
How much will it cost approximately from the airport to your hostel by taxi?
Approximately it will cost around 100 CNY from the airport. But the taxi driver will not drive in the alley. They usually put you at the south entrance of Nan Luo Gu Xiang and you need to walk in.
What is “Black Car” you mean in China?
“Black Car” means private cars than run as a taxi or on some hired errand. They are officially illegal and much more expensive than normal taxi. But on some occasions when you can’t find a taxi, you would have to take a Black Car.
Is “Black Car” safe to take?
We don’t suggest you take the Black Car because the safety is not guaranteed. Sometimes they will rip you off or transfer you to another car, etc.
How can I rent a car or taxi for a whole-day trip?
You can contact our customer service or reception and we can arrange a normal taxi for you with a normal price.
Do I need to tip the taxi driver?
Usually not, unless you think his service is really perfect.
Can I call a taxi by telephone?
It is not possible for people who don’t speak or read Chinese to call a taxi. There is a certain software that you can install in the mobile and call a taxi with an extra fee of 3 CNY per trip; but all this is in Chinese. You need to speak in Chinese (about where you are and where you would like to go) and the driver will respond and come to your place. Or you can contact our reception to reserve a taxi in advance.
Can I call to reserve a car or taxi for one day?
You can contact our reception or customer service to reserve a taxi.