The transportation in Changde is very convenient, it has Train collecting Zhangjiajie, Changsha, GuangZhou, Beijing, Shanghai and other big cities in China. There is Taohuayuan Airport in Changde with flight connecting Many popular cities.
Changde Taohuayuan Airport
Changde Taohuayuan Airport, located in Dingcheng district, Changde city, Hunan province, is 13km from the city center. It is a alternate Airport with Changsha Huanghua international Airport and Zhangjiajie Hehua international Airport.
Changde Taohuayuan airport was originally built in 1958, expanded into a 3C airport in 1986, and 4C airport in 1993; In 2015, a new terminal was built and it was expanded into a 4D airport. Until March 2018, Changde Taohuayuan airport has opened flights from Changde to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Kunming, Tianjin, Nanning, Haikou, Chengdu, Xi 'an, Hangzhou, Zhengzhou, Jinan, Lanzhou, Zhuhai, Wenzhou and other cities
As of March 2014, there are two normal railways pass by Changde city, Jiaozuo-Liuzhou railway connects Changde with Bejing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Changsha, Zhangjiajie, Huaihua, and Shimen-Changsha railway shorten the time from Changsha to Changde with D series fast train. The Qian-Zhang-Chang high speed railway, completed and opened on the 26th of Dec 2019,connecting southeastern and central of China, passengers can get to Changde by fast train from Changsha, Zhangjiajie, Qianjiang, and get off at Changde or Taoyuan Station.
Changde Internal Transportation
As of May 2019, there are 55 bus lines in Changde (44 regular buses, 10 BRT buses and 1 tourist bus). The average fare for all bus lines except H5 is 2 yuan , The price of H5 line is divided into sections, which is 2 yuan in urban area and 4 yuan in airport expressway.
Bus rapid transit (BRT)Changde is the first bus rapid transit system in Hunan province, which started operation on December 26, 2012.
Taxis in Changde start at rmb5 for 2km.