Additional Services Added for Travelers Convenience
To make traveling to and from Shenzhen easier for travelers more services will be offered during the Spring Festival travel period. A new stop for airport shuttle buses is opened right next to the Shenzhen Airline Building Bus Station near Shennan Boulevard, that allows travelers from Tairan and Zhuzulin areas can reach the airport quickly.
Shekou Port will add an 36 more ferries start Friday until January 28. 30 of the ferries will have routes going to the Hong Kong airport while the remaining 6 ferries will head for Macau. 19 more ferries will also operate from January 23 to 25. The city Metro Rail will also extend their services until midnight on January 20, 23, 27 and the 28.
The city is expecting to see 580,000 people to leave and enter Shenzhen through checkpoints everyday during the seven day holiday. This showed an 8 percent increase over the same period last year. Luohu and Shenzhen Bay checkpoints will open at 6:30 an until midnight, Futian Checkpoint opens from 6:3- am until 10:30 pm, while Huanggang Checkpoint opens around the clock.