Jinan is located in the north-western part of Shandong province. It links to Beijing-Tianjin-Tangshan region in the north, Huang-huai-hai region in the south, middle-upper stream of Yellow River Basin in the west and Shandong Peninsula in the east. It also stands as a bridge between the east and the west and connects East China, North China and Midwestern China. Located in Bohai Economic Rim and Yellow River Delta, Jinan will be a new economic cooperation hub with huge potential.
It takes 15 minutes to Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport, 25 minutes to Jinan East Railway Station and 35 minutes to Jinan railway station or Jinan West railway station. High speed rail will enable travelers to reach Beijing in 1.5 hours and Shanghai in 3 hours. Tianjin, Hebei, Henan, Shanxi and Jiangsu will all fall within a reachable half-day commuting radius.