Sanya Airport Shuttle Bus/Taxi to Downtown Sanya, Yalong Bay, Dadonghai & Sanya Bay

Sanya Airport is located 20KM in the west of Sanya. No.8 public bus runs from Sanya Airport to East Bus Station Sanya on Dadonghai Beach which is 25 KM away. It costs RMB8/person/way. The bus runs 0630am to 11pm. It stops all the way from Sanya Bay, downtown Sanya and the last stop is East Bus Station on Dadonghai, the last bus leaves from Sanya Airport at 10pm. If you wish to arrive Sanya Airport by public, please make sure you leave your hotel 3 hours in advance.


There is public bus from Sanya Airport to Yalong Bay at CNY15/person, the travel time is around 1 hours from Sanya Airport to Yalong Bay through Sanya Bay, but not to Dadonghai Beach. The last bus leaves from Sanya Airport at 7pm. If you wish to arrive Sanya Airport from Yalong Bay, please make sure you leave at least 3.5 hours before your flight time.


There are shuttle buses from Sanya Airport to Dadonghai Beach and Yalong Bay, but the cost is 2 times of the local buses, and the last leaves Sanya Airport at 00:30am.


Of course, taxi is always available at Sanya Airport no matter when you arrive at Sanya Airport. It is hard to tell you how much a taxi should cost you from Sanya Airport to downtown Sanya. After your arrival at Sanya Airport, some local boys will come to you and say: taxi taxi, but don't follow them, they are black drivers who are not authorized taxi driver, but use their private car for business. Some even don't own a car but work as brokers at the airport. If you follow him, you end up with another driver, the the first driver get commission from the actual driver. There is no standard how much you should pay, so you have to pay a very high price. Caddie Lu was once at Sanya Airport meeting guests from Hong Kong, 2 boys were looking for a taxi to Holiday Inn Sanya Bay Sanya, but the black driver charged them CNY100. the normal taxi won't cost over CNY30/way. So make sure you get taxi at Sanya Airport from normal taxi stand. Normal Sanya Taxies are in blue car like the following picture:


Following are the taxi prices from Sanya Airport to the popular beaches in Sanya, please make sure that the driver put down the meter, don't bargain a price.

Sanya Airport to Dadonghai Beach: less than CNY50/way

Sanya Airport to Downtown Sanay: less than CNY40/way

Sanya Airport to Yalong Bay: less than CNY100/way

Sanya Airport to Haitang Bay: less than CNY150/way

Sanya Airport to Sanya Bay: less than CNY30/way, some hotels are less than 10KM from Sanya Airport, so please don't bargain with driver, but use the meter.


The taxi drivers don't speak English, so please have your hotel address printed in Chinese or book our hustle free private pick up service from Sanya Airport with baby seat. Our driver will be waiting for you in the arrival hall by holding a board with your name & flight number, so it is easy to locate him.


Sanya Airport Shuttle Bus/Taxi to Downtown Sanya, Yalong Bay, Dadonghai & Sanya Bay