At first, Shanghai's traffic may seem chaotic and confusing but in time most expatriates adjust to its fast...
At first, Shanghai's traffic may seem chaotic and confusing but in time most expatriates adjust to its fast pace. High maintenance costs and congestion in the city centre make driving yourself rather unusual for expatriates. However, the city boasts the world's largest public transportation system which is the best way to get to know the city. Shanghai's eight subway lines and numerous city buses have connections all over the city and taxis are also a convenient alternative. It is advisable to factor in enough time when getting around in Shanghai, regardless of your transportation choice. The Shanghai Public Transportation Card, which can be bought in every metro station, allows access to most forms of public transport.
Be a part of our Shanghai expat community on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/shanghai.expat.guide
If you are an expatriate, you will definitely enjoy our city guide videos http://www.expateye.com
Move One is dedicated to providing seamless services for all aspects of international relocation. We offer door to door moving, fine art shipping, pet transportation and personalized relocation assistance (including but not limited to home search, school search, settling-in and immigration services)
To learn about our services, visit our website: http://www.moveoneinc.com
For interesting news from the industry, visit our blog: http://www.moveoneinc.com/blog/