(DALIANNEWS)- The city of Dalian is expected to transport more than 12 million passengers during the Spring Festival travel season from February 1 to March 12, 2018.
Among them, 8.25 million passengers will be transported by bus, dropping 2.5 percent than that of the previous year, 2.67 million passengers will be transported by railway, an increase of 10.2 percent, 420,000 passengers will be transported by ferry, falling 4 percent and 920,000 will be transported by air, increasing 9.5 percent.
According to the report, the city of Dalian plans to operate 3,500 long-distance coaches, 105.5 pairs of trains daily, 54 passenger ships as well as 14,800 flights during the Spring Festival travel season.
Local airport will also increase over 400 outbound flights including the chartered airplanes heading to Kitakyushu in Japan, Da Nang in Vietnam, Siem Reap in Cambodia and Guam in USA.
The city’s Spring Festival travel rush will occur from February 11 to 14, from February 19 to 22, as well as from March 1 to 3 this year.