Lanzhou hosts several dozen of bus routes scattering from the city center to different places. There are three bus companies offering tour transportation services, providing various types of vehicles such as tour coaches, vans and cars. It is fairly convenient for visitors to take or rent any type of vehichles.
The tranportation in Lanzhou is relatively convenient as the public buses run through the city to any destination. There are two types of vehichles including autobus and minibus. The autobus charges from RMB 1 to RMB 2.5 on the basis of the sections. As for the minibus, RMB 1 is the normal price all the way through.
Lanzhou Public Bus Co. Directory: 0931-2337511
There is a rapid progress in the development of the taxi services in recent years. Today more than 6000 taxies are available in Lanzhou. The price is RMB 8 and it charges RMB 2 per kilometer after the first 3 kms.