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China bus tourChina Bus Tour Profile

China bus tour refers to visiting China via public bus or tourism coach arranged by local tour operator. Travelers will share one bus with local people or English speaking travelers. The tour is called China PUblic Bus Tour when travelers travel with local public bus with a private tour guide arranged by Beijingserviceteam.

When travelers travel with an organized bus tour by local tour operator, the tour is also called China join in bus tour, China group tour or China seat in coach tour.China bus tour is the one of the method to discover China in an less expensive way.

China bus tour

China Bus Tour Type

China public bus tour :  Visit China via public bus with a private local tour guide.

China join in bus tour / China seat in coach tour / Chin group tour: Join in an organized tourism bus arranged by local tour company

The map of China join in tour on the right side of the page show you the city name and location available for join in bus trip. 




Multi City China Bus Tour Products

China bus tour covers multi-city bus tour and single city bus tour.    Single cities bus tours are possible connected by flight or train, then it comes into a multi-city China bus trip.

China Bus Tour

China bus tour of Beijing & Shanghai
China bus tour of Beijing and Xian
China bus tour of Beijing Xian Shanghai
China bus tour of Beijing Xian Shanghai Hong Kong
China bus tour of Beijing Xian Guilin Shanghai
China bus tour of Beijing Xian Guilin Shanghai and Hong Kong
China bus tour of Beijing Xian Tibet Shanghai
China bus tour of Shanghai Guilin Xian Tibet and Beijing



Single City China Bus Tour Products

Bus tour is available in Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Lhasa (Tibet) and Yunnan (Kunming, Dalili, Lijiang).

Beijing Bus Bour

Beijing bus tour offers package and one day public bus tour as well as join in bus tour in Beijing.
Beijing bus tour photoBJ-ST-01. Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tombs 1 day bus tour
BJ-ST-06. Mutianyu Great Wall and Ming Tomb 1 day bus tour
BJ-ST-07. Beijing 1 day bus tour of Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City , Mutianyu Great Wall
BJ-ST4-03. Beijing 4 days bus tour package
BJ-ST3-01. Beijing 3 days join in coach tour package
BJ-ST2-01. Beijing 2 days seat in coach package tour

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Xian Bus Bour

Xian Terracotta Warriors bus tourBeijing bus tour mainly focused on the visiting of Xian Terracotta Warriors. 
XA-ST-01. Banpo Museum and Terra-cotta Warriors 1 day bus tour
XA-ST-02. Xian 1 day bus tour of Museum Terra-cotta Warriors
XA-ST-03. Xian 1 day city bus tour of Big Wild Goose Pagoda, City Wall, Shaanxi History Museum, Bell and Drum Tower, Muslim's quarter
XA-PH-01Bus. 4 days Xian public bus package tour

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Guilin bus tour photoGuilin Bus Tour

Guilin Li River Cruise bus tour is the most important product of Guilin bus tour.  Travelers will be transferred to Guilin cruise port and then start the 4-5 hours cruise on Li River.

GL-ST-01B. Gulin Li River Cruise bus tour

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Shanghai Bus Tour

Shanghai bus tour photoBeing the biggest city of China, Shanghai offers several bus tour routes. Travelers will be met form hotel in downtown Shanghai.

SH-ST-01 1 day Shanghai city bus tour
SH-ST-02 Half day city tour on the morning
SH-ST-04 Suzhou Zhouzhuang 1 day bus tour from Shanghai
SH-ST-05 Zhouzhuang half day bus trip
SH-ST-06 Hangzhou one day bus tour from Shanghai
SH-ST-07 Suzhou one day tour from Shanghai
SH-ST-09 Zhujiajiao Water Town and Huangpu River night cruise bus tour
SH-ST-10 Suzhou 1 day tour from Shanghai include Lingering Garden

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China Bus Tour Tips

Classic itinerary of China bus tour

China bus tour
Day 1. Be met from Beijing Airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 2. Beijing city one day bus tour of Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace (Breakfast, Lunch, )
Day 3. Beijing Great Wall one day bus tour of Mutianyu Great Wall Ming Tomb (Changling) (Breakfast, Lunch, )
Day 4. Beijing-Xian: Take flight or Bullet train to Xian. Remainder of the day is at leisure. (Breakfast, )
Day 5. Xian one day bus tour of Terracotta. (Breakfast, Lunch, )
Day 6. Xian Ancient City Wall, Shaanxi History Museum, Bell Tower & Drum Tower Square, Muslim's Quarter, outside view of Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Breakfast, Lunch, )
Day 7. Xian-Shanghai: Take flight or bullet train to Shanghai. Be met and transfer to hotel. Remainder of the day is at leisure. (Breakfast, Lunch, )
Day 8. Shanghai. Xintiandi, former French concession, Lunch, Shanghai Museum, People's Square, Pudong New Area, the Bund, Souvenir Shop. (Breakfast, Lunch, )
Day 9. Be met from hotel and transfer to airport for departure.

China Cities available to take bus tour

Public bus tour is available in any city of China. English speaking organized bus tour is available in the following cities: Beijing, Xian, Guilin, Shanghai, Lisa, Tibet, Kunming, Dalili, Hangzhou and Hong Kong.

Process to take a bus tour in China

Travelers choose a China tour route and make decision.
Remit deposit before tour date. Beijingservice send Confirmation after setting up tour details.
We will send tour guide information and pick up time one day before tour date.
Tour guide and driver will pick you up at appointed time on each tour date.
After the bus tour, travelers may fill in a simple tour feedback form.
At the end of the each city bus rip, travelers will be transferred back to airport after the tour. Service End.

Transfer between China cities in China bus trip

Flight, bullet train and overnight train are all available between main bus tour cities of China.

Beijing to Xian:
The flight takes around two hours from Beijing to Xian. Such as HU7137.
Bullet train takes around 5 hours to reach Xian from Beijing, such as G89.
Overnight start from around 20:40 in the evening and reach Xian at 08:31 on the early morning of next day, such as Train Z19.

Xian to Shanghai:
The flight takes around 2 hours from Xian to Shanghai. Such as flight MU521.
The bullet train takes 6 to 7.5 hours from Xian north train station to Shanghai. Such as bullet train G362.
Overnight train start from Xian train station at around 16:46 and reach Shanghai at 07:53, such as Z94.

Among these methods of transfer between cities, flight is the best choice, because it is fast and can be reserved one you make decision on the bus tour to China.
Train tickets can only be booked around 30 days in advance.

China Bus Tour Payment

We suggest travelers to pay deposit when make reservation. The balance can be paid in cash when reach China. Beijingservice team accept payment via Ali Pay, Wechat, Bank, Credit Card, or PayPal. Payment via Credit Card or PayPal needs extra handling fee.
Pay by WechatPay by AliPay pay by master card pay by visa card pay by paypal pay by AmericanExpress card pay by Bank of China

Vehicle of China transfer service

China bus tour vehicle is different in each city. Most bus tour use 22 seats coach, when there is 6 to 10 travelers. 5 to 15 seats vehicle are also possible to be used when there is few travelers on the tour. All vehicles used by Beijingservice team are in good condition equipped with air condition.

Accommodation of China Bus Tour

2 star hostel to 5 star hotel, or even super deluxe hotel are all available in these cities. Beijingservice team always select clean safe and reasonable price hotel for travelers. Breakfast is included in hotel package.

Tour guide of China bus tour

Tour guide of bus tour will leave message to hotel, about the pick up time of next day.
On the morning of next day, tour guide will pick up travelers and start the bus tour.
Tour guide will introduce building and square on the way to attractions.
After reaching attractions, tour guide will arrange the admission fee and then introduce the history and culture of the place.
Travelers can talk about food with tour guide if there is special request.
After the afternoon sightseeing, travelers will be transferred back to hotel by driver and guide.

Shopping stop in in bus trip

All China tour tour covers shopping stop or souvenir shop, unless you choose non-shopping bus tour. There is 1 to 2 shopping stops on sightseeing date. Around 40 minutes will be spend in each shopping place. No push on buying.

Information needed to book a China bus trip

Tour code: __________
Numbers of guest: __________
Number of suitcase: __________
Name on passport: __________
Mobile phone if available: __________
Hotel level: __________
Arrival flight to China: __________
Arrival date: __________
Arrival time: __________
Pick up sign:__________
Departure date from China: __________
Departure flight: __________
Departure time: __________
Your preferred payment method: _____________

The scanned copy of passport is also needed for flights or train tickets.




China Bus Tour Frequently Asked Questions / FAQ


Shall we have the same tour guide in these cities of China coach tour ?
It is different tour guide in different city. And even different tour guide on differnt tour routes. All tour guide guides will do the best during the tour.

Hi, we will visit China in July, include Beijing Xian and Shanghai. There are two adults and two kinds, 9 and 11 years old. We are not interested in private tour. Do you offer join in bus tour ? How much is it ? thank you in advance, William
Dear William, thank you for your email. Yes, we offers China group tour covers Beijing Xian and Shanghai. The tour based on 3 star, 4 star and 5 star hotel. Please let us know your preferred payment method, then we will send you the tour details include price.

Dear sir or madame, we are very interested in your Beijing Shanghai bus tour. I have a question before reservation. Can you arrange vegetable lunch one sightseeing bus tour date? Shall we pay extra for the vegetable food ?
Thank you for your message. Yes, we can arrange vegetable lunch in China bus tour trip. Please send this request to tour advisor when you make reservation. There is no extra cost to arrange the vegetable food.

Hello Jasper, Thank you for your China coach tour itinerary. We are two senior travelers, at 70ys. We prefer to have a free day in each city, have have a rest and only take leisure walk near our hotel. Is this possible? Can you send us a new itinerary ? Thank you for your patience. kind regards, Lucarelli
Dear Lucarelli, thank you for your reply. Yes, can can arrange a free day in Beijing Xian and Shanghai. You may relax and have a good rest at the leisure time. Please let us know your preferred hotel level, i mean 3 star, 4 star or 5 star. Then we will send you the tour details in next email. best regards, Tracy