Sanya Hainan Transportation Guide

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It is easy to get around or find a local transportation in Sanya Hainan Island. You will find several ways to get around in downtown Sanya Hainan Island.

Taxi is available all over Sanya. It can take you anywhere you want. The drivers don’t speak English So ask your travel agency or hotel staff for help. They may tell the driver where to go and write down your address. Taxi in Sanya uses meters now, please tell the driver to put on the meter.
Taxi Cost for your reference only. As Dadonghai Beach is the center of Sanya Tourism, all rates ARE from Dadonghai Hai Beach for your reference:
Dadong Hai Beach to Downtown, Bus Station: CNY10-20/way depending the distance
Dadong Hai Beach to Yalong Bay: CNY50/way
Dadong Hai Beach to Sanya Airport: CNY50/way
Dadong Hai Beach to Sanya Train Station: CNY30/way
Dadong Hai Beach to the Ends of the Earth: CNY60/way
Dadong Hai Beach to Nanshan Buddhism Culture Center: CNY80/way
Dadong Hai Beach to Nantian Hot Spring: CNY100/way

Book our pick up service to major beaches by private car/van

Local Buses:
Sanya is a small city. With local bus, you could visit each corner of Sanya. Within Downtown, it cost only CNY1-2/person.
A. From Dadonghai to the following places by No.15 Bus in every 15 minutes:
Yalong Bay, Sanya Bay,West Islet and the ends of the Earth
B: Dadonghai to Sanya Bus Station & Jiefang Road (main street), Hongqi Street (local shopping street) by Bus .No.2, 8, 15, 18

C.Dadonghai to Sanya Train Station: Bus.4
D.Dadonghai to Lubi Caves, Hainan University Sanya College: No. 7
E: Sanya Airport: CNY10/person/way to Downtown Sanya and Dadonghai by No.8 Bus

Rent A Car/ Car Rental/Driving Travel in Sanya & Haikou Hainan Island
Two years ago, it was very hard to rent a car or a van in Sanya to drive by yourself. Now it is much easier and more choices. What you need to prepare is your passport copy, drivers license (international or Chinese), deposit by cash or by credit card. The rental company will deliver the car or van to your hotel and you can rent in Sanya and return in Haikou. Daily rental is limited to 24hours or 400 Kilometers. There are choices of local car, van or international ones. Prices range from CNY350/day to CNY800/day

Mountain Bike:
Sanya is also a perfect destination for mountain biking. The cost is around CNY30-100/day.