By Xiao Wu, EDITOR
The buses in Chongqing downtown can take you to many parts of the urban area. Its fare is usually 2 yuan(about 0.29 U.S.dollars), which may vary based on distance.
The Transport Card is a reusable travel card- your ticket for buses and CRT in the urban area. You can buy and top up the card at any CRT station at the price of 30 yuan (about 4.42 U.S.dollars) with 5 yuan (about 0.73 U.S.dollars) in the card. You can also buy the one-time ticket on the bus.
Sightseeing Bus T480, T002, T003, T033 will let you explore the top attractions in Yuzhong Peninsula. Hop on and off at any of the stops to discover the city at your own pace.
There are 3 ticket options:
One-way ticket: RMB 10 (about USD 1.47)
Single day pass: RMB 30 (about USD 4.42)/day
Through ticket for T480, T002, T003, T033: RMB 50 (about USD 7.36)/day
Bus T480 runs a circle alongside the top attractions; it has two sub-routes: Line A and Line B.
Line A – Departs daily, 09:00-18:15
Line B – Departs daily, 11:00-18:00
Bus T002 runs between Ciqikou Ancient Town and Yangtz River Cableway on Xinhua Road，
Schedule: East gate of Ciqikou Ancient Town → Xinhua Road
Departs daily, 10:00-18:30
Schedule: Xinhua Road → East Gate of Ciqikou Ancient Town
Departs daily, 9:30-18:00
Bus T003 runs frequently between Baigongguan and Ciqikou Ancient Town
Schedule: White Residence prison site → South Gate of Ciqikou Ancient Town
Daily departs, 9:00-17:30
Schedule: Ciqikou Ancient Town → Baigongguan Prison Site
Daily departs, 9:00-17:30
1.Ciqikou Ancient Town
2.West Gate of Ciqikou Ancient Town
4.Gele Mountain Martyrs Cemetery
5.Baigongguan Prison Site
Bus T033 runs between Chongqing West Railway Station (Chongqingxi Railway Station) and Ciqikou Ancient Town.
Schedule: Chongqing West Railway Station (Chongqingxi Railway Station) (bus) → West Gate of Ciqikou Ancient Town
Departs daily, 9:30-17:00
Schedule: West Gate of Ciqikou Ancient Town → Chongqing West Railway Station (Chongqingxi Railway Station) (bus stop)
Departs daily, 10:20-17:50
Main Bus stations:
There are 8 main bus stations in the downtown with regional transport links and external transport links to different parts of China.
Chongqing North Railway Station (Chongqingbei Railway Station)South Square Station: It is the largest bus station in Chongqing with more than 130 routes reaching prefecture-level regions of Chongqing as well as other provinces.
Chongqing North Railway Station (Chongqingbei Railway Station)North Square Station: The buses in this station departs for Chongqing’s prefecture-level regions as well as surrounding provinces.
Chongqing Long Distance Bus Station (Caiyuanba): The buses here mainly depart for provinces of rather long distance from Chongqing.
Chenjiaping Bus Station: The buses here usually depart for prefecture-level regions including Yongchuan, Rongchang, Dazu, Tongliang, Bishan, Dingjia, etc.
Chongqing Bus Station (Caiyuanba): The Buses here mainly depart for Sichuan Province.
Nanping Bus Station: The buses here usually depart for southern Chongqing.
Sigongli Bus Station: The buses here mainly depart for prefecture-level regions of Chongqing including Wanzhou, Yunyang, Fengjie, Wushan, Chengkou, Kaixian, Wulong, etc.
Shapingba Bus Station: Buses here mainly depart for prefecture-level regions of Chongqing including Hechuan, Beibei as well as Guang’an and Chengdu of Sichuan Province.
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