Transportation

Cable Car in Huangshan

Cloud Valley Cable Car

Runs from Cloud Valley Temple (云谷寺; Yúngǔ Sì) to White Goose Ridge (白鹅嶺; Bái'élǐng) in 15 minutes, bypassing the Eastern Steps. Beware the long queues, especially during the holiday periods: it's best to arrive...

Bus in Tunxi

Huangshan Tourist Distribution Center

Inside the bus station (to the right as you enter), the separate Huangshan Tourist Distribution Center has special tourist buses to popular destinations. Return buses operate hourly from 8am to 4pm, with a break...

Cable Car in Huangshan

Jade Screen Cable Car

Runs from Merciful Light Pavilion (慈光阁; Cíguāng Gé) to Jade Screen Tower (玉屏楼; Yùpínglóu), just below the Yupinglou Hotel, bypassing the Western Steps.

Bus Station in Hefei

Hefei Long-Distance Bus Station

The Hefei long-distance bus station has buses to numerous destinations in Anhui and the surrounding provinces, including Huangshan (¥88, 3½ hours) and Tunxi (¥98, four hours).

Bus Station in Huangshan

Tourist Distribution Center

The main bus depot for both long-distance buses to and from Tangkou and tourist buses around Huangshan; located 2km south of Tangkou Town, in the tourist village.

Cable Car in Huangshan

West Sea Canyon Cable Car

This cable car runs through the West Sea Canyon, meaning you can hike along the canyon trail from the summit and then get a ride back up to Tianhai (天海).

Bus Station in Hefei

Tourist Bus Station

Buses to Jiuhua Shan (¥88, 3½ hours, every 40 minutes, 6.40am to 5pm) leave from the tourist bus station, 500m west of the train station.

Train Station in Hefei

Hefei South Station

Most (but double-check your ticket) high-speed trains depart from the Hefei South station, 6km southeast of the city centre.