Hefei is the capital of Anhui Province in East China. It is approximately 1,100 km (680 mi) south of Beijing and 510 km (315 mi) northwest of Shanghai. The city has a urban population of 300 million and a total population of 500 million including residents of the three counties administered by the city.



Hefei Xinqiao International Airport is 32 km northwest of central Hefei. Transportation: airport shuttles and taxis.