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Taipei to Shenzhen Flights
Taipei Taiwan Taoyan International Airport
Travelling does not have to be expensive. With services such as ebookers, it is easy to plan affordable holidays or business trips to Taipei. Flights to Taipei arrive at Taiwan Taoyan International Airport, one of the two airports that service the city. The international airport is located outside the city's limits, approximately twenty-five miles south-west of downtown Taipei. The airport has two terminals and services over three dozen airlines including China Airlines, Japan Airlines, and KLM. With an annual traffic of over twenty-five million passengers, the airport is the thirteenth busiest in the world.
Transportation from the Taipei International Airport
Leaving the airport, there are several options that you can use to get to your destination. If you prefer the convenience of a taxi, a ride from the airport to the centre of the city will cost approximately TWD 1,300. It takes forty to fifty minutes to reach downtown Taipei by cab, depending on your destination and traffic. A cheaper alternative is to use the city's bus service, which costs an average of TWD 250. There are bus lounges at both terminals so you will not need to look far. Motorists who prefer the option of driving into town will find car rentals available at the airport. With ebookers, you can get great deals on your hotel accommodation as well as car rentals.
Weather in Taipei
Taiwan's subtropical climate results in mild humid weather for most parts of the year. The city does not experience strong temperatures during the summer or severe cold during the winter. Annual average temperatures range from 21.7°C to 24°C for most months. The warmest months fall between June and August with peak temperatures of 38°C. Typhoons are common between the months of June and October, so it is best to stay indoors whenever the weather is not clear, if you should visit during this period.
Things to Do in Taipei
Taipei offers an appealing mix of cultural landmarks and local attractions. Some of the popular things to do in Taipei include planning a day trip to the National Palace Museum, a visit to the Long Shan Temple, or enjoying the natural beauty of Maokong Mountain.
Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport
Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport is the fifth-busiest airport in China. From a location of about twenty miles from the city centre of Shenzhen, Guanding, China, the airport services more than twenty-six million passengers annually. The large number of passengers are handled by several major airlines, including Shenzhen Donghai Airlines and Shenzhen Airlines, both of which use the airport as a hub, as well as China Southern Airlines, Air Macau, and Shanghai Airlines. Reserving a seat on a flight to Shenzhen is easy with the help of ebookers, which provides a list of available flights and travel times.
Transportation from the Airport
Once your flight arrives at the Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport, transportation to the hotels located in the city centre is readily available. A water ferry makes regular trips to ShenZhen Bay Port for _40 and takes about two hours to complete. Taxi services are also available through the red coloured taxis that cost about _133 to make the trip or the green taxis that will only cost about _112. City bus services are available to the Shenzhen city centre as well, at a cost of between _5 and _20, depending on your particular stop.
The Weather in Shenzhen
Shenzhen enjoys a humid sub-tropical climate with mild winters and a rainy season that lasts between April and October. The high temperatures during the rainy season tend to average around 26°C to 32°C. After the rainy season ends, temperatures begin to drop from an average November high of 25°C to a high in February of 19°C before rising again in preparation for another rainy season. Umbrellas are recommended for any visits during spring and summer, while winter wear should consist of a light jacket to deal with the cool nights.
Things to Do in Shenzhen
The best time to visit the city of Shenzhen is either during the springtime or during the fall, when you can enjoy the many festivals that take place, as well as to avoid the worst of the rainy season. While in the city, you can visit the Dapeng Ancient City, an area that contains preserved residences dating back to the Ming Dynasty era. For a look at the culture of China, there's the China Folk Culture Village, where the traditions of the Chinese people are celebrated through festivals and re-enactments. Splendid China is also a good tourist destination in Shenzhen, where the wonders of China are represented through recreations of some of China's national and cultural landmarks.
Airports in Taipei , TW
Chiang Kai Shek airport (TPE)
Distance from City Center: 28.3 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from TPE to SZX
Terminal Carriers Terminal 2 China Airlines
Songshan Airport (TSA)
Distance from City Center: 3.8 kilometers
Airports in Shenzhen , CN
Shenzhen airport (SZX)
Distance from City Center: 33.2 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from TPE to SZX
Terminal Carriers Terminal D China Airlines
Macau airport (MFM)
Distance from City Center: 69.6 kilometers
Hong Kong Int'l airport (HKG)
Distance from City Center: 31.3 kilometers
Aircraft options between Taipei and Shenzhen
|Airbus Industrie A330-300||China Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A340-300||China Airlines|
|Boeing 747-400 Passenger||China Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A320||China Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A321||China Airlines|
- 2 direct flights are operating from Taipei to Shenzhen today.
- Today’s average time for a direct flight is 1h 37m.
- China Airlines flight 8527 (08:15 GMT, Airbus Industrie A321) is today’s earliest available flight from Taipei to Shenzhen.
- China Airlines flight 527 (10:00 GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today’s latest available flight from Taipei to Shenzhen.
- Today’s shortest direct flight from Taipei to Shenzhen (China Airlines flight 8527, Airbus Industrie A321) takes 1h 30m.
- Today’s longest direct flight from Taipei to Shenzhen (China Airlines flight 527, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) takes 1h 45m.
Daily flight schedule for Sat, May 25, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|China Airlines||CI8527||TPE||13:15||SZX||14:45||321||1hr 30min|
|China Airlines||CI527||TPE||15:00||SZX||16:45||744||1hr 45min|