Where to stay.
WSET will be held at the Yangzhou Convention Center, 1 Qilidian Road (Qilidian Lu) Hanjiang District Yangzhou 225126 China. Located on the banks of Mingyue Lake, the Yangzhou Convention Center is conveniently located near the Yangzhou Sports Park. Yangzhou's beautiful Slender West Lake, a popular Yangzhou attraction, can be accessed with a 15-minute drive.
Yangzhou Convention Center
1 Qilidian Road (Qilidian Lu)
Reservations can be made on www.trip.com.
How to get here.
From Nanjing Lukou (IATA: NKG)
There are many buses from Nanjing Lukou International Airport that go directly to nearby cities including Yangzhou. You can also find plenty of taxis and rideshare services ready to take you to Yangzhou.
Taxi services are available 24 hours on the first floor of the Arival Terminal. Taxi fare for the hour and a half drive from Lukou International Airport to Yangzhou will run approximately CNY390 (USD $55).
Travelers may also choose to take a bus to Yangzhou. Passengers should get off at the first stop, No. 617 Yangzijiang Middle Road. From there is a short ten minute cab ride to the hotel. Bus fare for the two hour trip from Lukou International Airport to Yangzhou will run approximately CNY65 (USD $10).
Airport → Yangzhou departure times: 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00, 19:00, 20:00, 21:00, 22:00, 23:30
Yangzhou → Airport departure times: 05:00, 06:00, 07:00, 08:00, 9:00, 10:00, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30, 17:30, 18:30
From Shanghai Pudong International Airport (IATA: PVG) or Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (IATA: SHA)
Light Rail Train
Travelers who are arriving at either Shanghai's Pudong or Hongqiao airports can take advantage of China's high-speed railway system to get to Yangzhou. A First Class seat for the three hour trip will run approximately CNY355 (USD $55). Trains run throughout the day making it convenient for any arrival time.
Travelers arriving at Pudong will need to transfer to the Shanghai South Railway Station, while travelers who arrive at Hongqiao can catch a train directly from the airport to their destination.
For more information on light rail trains or to purchase a ticket ahead of time visit www.travelchinaguide.com/china-trains.
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