Suzhou’s transportation options are not only convenient but also designed to be budget-friendly, making your daily commute and travel experiences efficient and smooth.


Enjoy the convenience of Suzhou’s metro system, with the Songtao Jie station just a 20-minute walk away from the SIP campus. Affordable and efficient, the metro provides quick access to various parts of the city.


Hop on Suzhou’s extensive bus network for an affordable and well-connected journey. With numerous routes crisscrossing the city, buses offer a budget-friendly option to explore Suzhou’s diverse neighbourhoods.


For a door-to-door experience, Suzhou’s taxis are readily available. Offering convenience and flexibility with online car-hailing service, taxis are a go-to option for a comfortable ride around the city, with affordable fares compared to many other global cities.

Public bicycles

Public bicycles are one of Suzhou’s environmentally friendly transportation options. These two-wheelers are easily accessible around the city, allowing you to explore Suzhou at your leisure.

Railway stations

Accessing nearby cities is fast and easy. From XJTLU’s main campus, the SIP railway station is just 30 minutes away by car, the bigger Suzhou railway station is 40 minutes away, and Suzhou Taicang railway station is 80 minutes away. Using rail travel, you can visit cities across China.


Suzhou’s proximity to airports ensures smooth air travel. If you are departing from Shanghai, the Pudong International Airport is 2 hours away from XJTLU’s main campus by car, and the Hongqiao International Airport is 1.5 hours away. Alternatively, you might fly from Wuxi Sunan Shuofang International Airport, which is 1 hour away.