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11:56 pm Nov 03
Currently Chengdu has one airport, called Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (Code: CTU). It is the busiest airport in western and central China, which linked with about 124 domestic cities and more than 30 international cities of Europe, Australia, North America, Asia, etc. Located about 20 km southwest of central Chengdu, connected by expressway, it makes a convenient transportation to and from the city center as well as famous attractions in Sichuan Province.
As the key transport hub in Southwest China, Chengdu is a city boast of convenient railway transportation. It has railway lines connecting major cities all over China, among which, there are high-speed train lines to big cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, etc., as well as major attractions around Chengdu, like Leshan, Emei, and Dujiangyan.
City public transportation in Chengdu mainly consists of the city bus, metro, and taxi. Multiple traffic tools offer travelers an easy and flexible way to explore the city for sightseeing, shopping, or eating. With a discount of 10 - 50%, Chengdu Transportation Smart Card (TianFuTong 天府通) makes it convenient and economical when taking a bus or metro.