Shanghai and the surrounding area is not known for its terrific public transport links and any foreigner visiting this beautiful destination will find it hard to work out exactly what links they need to take in order to get to their destination as displays are not generally translated. This is why many of the Internationalvisitors to Shanghai airport rent a car.
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Shanghai airport does not have many Internationalcar hire companies but does have quite a few National companies available. Avis is the only Internationalcompany available at the airport. This car hire desk and the local ones can be found in the arrivals hall.
Getting to the airport by driving is not that easy and depends on if you are coming from the north, south, east or west of Shanghai:
Get on Huangzain Lu Road and follow it until it turns into Zhongo Lu and then Neihuan Lu. Follow this road until it turns into Zhou Pou, then when you get here the airport is well signposted.
Go toward Nanpu Bridge and cross it onto Neihuan Lu road, continue along this road until it becomes Zhou Pou and take a left when you see a sign for the airport.
Go over Yanpu Bridge onto Neihuan Lu until it becomes Zhou Pou and follow signposts.
Follow signposts to Nanpu bridge and get onto Neihuan Lu road until it becomes Zhou Pou and follow signposts.
Contacting Shanghai airport is simple when you use one of these phone numbers:
Telephone: +86(0)21 6834 1000
Fax: +86(0)21 6834 2735
Pudong International Airport
Pudong New Area,
Shanghai 201 202, China.
Ph: (0)21 6834 1000or visit: www.shanghaiairport.com