Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG)
A taxi to the conference hotel or school is about RMB200.00 and takes about 1hour
Staton at the hotel : Suning HQ/ XuZhuang on Line 4
Station at the school : Xuezelu on Line 2
From Hotel to School by Subway : 12 mins. with one interchange at RMB2.0
From Airport to Hotel by Subway: 90 mins. with two – three interchanges at RMB8.00
It is best to download the app for Nanjing Subway to give you all the details and connections :
The Chinese RMB (or Yuan, also known as CNY) is China’s currency. The exchange rate is approximately 7 RMB to the US Dollar, or 7.8 RMB to the Euro. China is relatively affordable for dining out or taking taxis in comparison to Western countries.
Money exchange services are readily available upon arrival in the airport. Beyond that you will find International ATM’s across the city.
ATMs are generally fairly easy to find in most areas of Nanjing. Foreign credit cards are generally accepted, especially Visa and Mastercard. Cards like American Express are a little more risky.
Please be aware that certain internet restrictions apply within China.
If you need/want a SIM card, please purchase at the airport on arrival; HOWEVER, please note that this is not an easy process and you will need a passport and need to complete all sorts of paperwork.