As the biggest transportation center of Northeast District, Shenyang owns developed Highway system, railways, and airlines etc. In addition to the internal railway and flights, there are various international railways and flights to lots of cities, such as trains to Korea, Russia, and flights to Japan, Russia, America, Tailand and Australia etc.
The Shenyang Taoxian International Airport is one of the biggest and the most effective modes of transportation in the city. It is approximately 20 kilometers away from Shenyang. Travelers can still take the buses and taxis since the roads of Shenyang are interconnected to more than 10 different cities.
The city is served by the Shenyang Taoxian International Airport, as well as by several smaller, regional airports. The airport is located 30 km south of the city. An airport shuttle runs from the airport to the main China Northern Airlines ticket office and back frequently.
Shenyang is connected by a major expressway, the 6-lane Jingshen Expressway, from Beijing, some 685 km away. Expressways also link Shenyang with Jilin and Heilongjiang provinces. The Shenda Expressway connecting Shenyang and Dalian was the first expressway ever built in China (383 km /238 mi). It is the fastest highway (8-lane) linking one of the largest port cities to Shenyang.
Train service is provided through two train stations, the north train station and the south train station. The north train station handles the majority of the long-distance trains while the south train station handles most of the northeast trains and does local service around the province. Some trains travel to both stations so be aware of which station you need to board your train.
Long distance bus service is handled by two bus stations.
Shenyang Qiche Kuaisu Keyun Station and South Bus Station
Taxis are either Santana or Jieda, with a minimum fare of CNY8 for the first 3 km (1.9 miles). Exceeding 3 km but within 15 km (9.3 miles), CNY1.82 per km more will be charged; from the 15th km, the taxi fare is CNY2.7 per km.