China Airports

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Changchun Longjia International Airport (CGQ)

Location: The airport is located 27 miles (40km) from Changchun city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 431 8879 7512
Getting to the city: Airport bus shuttles and taxis are available at the airport. Shuttles are available every day, from the first take-off to the last arrival. There is also a Changchun-Jillin Intercity Railway station in the basement of the terminal with trains to the city centre.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside of the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shops, restaurants, banks, a post office, money exchange services, and various lounge and recreation rooms.
Parking: The airport has multiple parking garages.
Website: www.ccairport.cn

Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)

Location: The airport is situated 20 miles (32km) northeast of Beijing.
Time: Local time is GMT +8.
Contacts: Tel: 010 96158 or email: service@bcia.com.cn
Transfer between terminals: A shuttle bus service runs between the terminals.
Getting to the city: Beijing Airport is serviced by the Airport Express Line, a rail link that runs form Terminal 3 to Terminal 2 and then to the city with stops at Sanyuanqiao and Dongzhimen. The trains run every 15 minutes from 6am-11pm. Shuttle buses run regularly (about every 45 minutes) to the city centre, Beijing Railway Station and major hotels. Metered taxis are also available, but it is recommended that passengers have their destination written in Chinese to avoid confusion.
Car rental: Car rental is available.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are metered and tips are not expected. Any road tolls and bridge tolls will be expected to be paid for by the passenger. Avoid taxi drivers that approach customers and instead wait in the taxi line and insist on using the meter.
Facilities: There are several bureaux de change, a bank and ATMs, telephones, tourist information, numerous shops and duty free shopping, and a business centre. A food corridor provides a range of eating and drinking options, while an entertainment centre offers everything from films to Chinese massage.
Parking: There are 4 parking garages, which are connected to the terminal buildings by means of an underground walkway. There is also an airport subway linking the parking garage to the terminals. Parking costs RMB 2.5 per 15 minutes, is free for the first 30 minutes, and RMB 5 for every subsequent 30 minutes. The maximum daily charge is RMB 80 for the first day.
Website: en.bcia.com.cn

Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)

Location: The airport is situated eight miles (13km) southwest of central Shanghai.
Time: GMT +8.
Contacts: +86 21 6268 8899
Transfer between terminals: The two terminals are linked by free shuttle buses and subway line 10.
Getting to the city: Public buses serve the airport, linking to People's Square and the main railway stations; buses depart regularly from 6am to around 11pm. Line 2 and 10 of the Shanghai Metro connects the airport to the city, found outside terminal 2. The bigger hotels offer shuttle bus services to and from the airport.
Car rental: Car rental is available.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the airport but finding the right one can be confusing without assistance. Taxi drivers usually do not speak English so it is best to indicate your destination on a map, or have it written down in Chinese.
Facilities: There are ATMs and currency exchange facilities, as well as duty-free shops. There are also a variety of food outlets, bars, an information counter, a post office, a children's playground, medical facilities, and business centre. Smoking is banned throughout the airport but there is a smoking room. If you want to shop in earnest there is a shopping centre just outside of the airport.
Parking: Parking is available outside terminal 2. The first two hours cost RMB 10 per hour, after two hours, its costs RMB 5 per hour. A day costs RMB 60.
Website: www.shairport.com

Pudong International Airport (PVG)

Location: The airport is situated about 19 miles (30km) east of central Shanghai.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 21 96990
Transfer between terminals: Shuttle buses run between the terminals at 10 minute intervals between 6am and 12am.
Getting to the city: Metro Line 2 (Green Line) connects the airport with the city, with regular departures between 6am and 10pm. Public buses also service the airport. Taxis are available and are a convenient way to get to the city, but they are a more expensive option. Many hotels provide an airport pick-up service for their guests.
Car rental: Car hire is available at the airport and vehicles can be booked in advance.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the airport terminal. Do not expect drivers to speak English; use a map to indicate your destination, or get it written down in Chinese. The drive into central Shanghai takes about 45 minutes.
Facilities: Facilities at the airport include banks, ATMs and currency exchange, a post office, luggage storage, a children's playground, medical facilities, and business facilities. There are also several restaurants and shops, including duty free.
Parking: Short-term and long-term parking is provided at Shanghai Pudong Airport. Rates range from CNY 10 per hour, for the first two hours, up to a daily maximum of CNY 60.
Website: www.shairport.com
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Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN)

Location: The airport is situated 17 miles (28km) from Guangzhou city centre.
Time: Local time is GMT +8
Contacts: 020 96458
Getting to the city: There are 5 Airport Express lines and 6 Airport Non-stop lines to round-trip between airport and downtown. There are also local taxis that transport passengers to and from Guangzhou city.
Car rental: Rental cars are available at the airport, or in downtown Guangzhou.
Airport Taxis: There are taxis available at Guangzhou Airport.
Facilities: There is a post office, bank, business centre and information desk at the airport, as well as leather, cosmetics, and local speciality stores. The airport also has dining facilities and a wine and cigarette shop. Special facilities for the disabled are provided.
Parking: There is both covered and uncovered parking at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport.
Website: www.baiyunairport.com
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Haikou Meilan International Airport (HAK)

Location: The airport is located 24 miles (38km) from Haikou city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 898 6577 60114
Transfer between terminals: The terminals are within walking distance of each other.
Getting to the city: Airport bus shuttles are available from the airport to the city centre and various hotels. City buses and taxis are also available from the airport. There is also a high-speed rail at the domestic departure hall No. 2, connecting to Haikou and other nearby cities.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport and can be found directly opposite Gate 3 of the Arrivals Hall located on the first floor. The starting price is 10 yuan per 3 kilometres.
Facilities: Airport facilities include a medical centre, lounges, various shops and restaurants, cafes, and VIP services.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.mlairport.com
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Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport (XMN)

Location: The airport is located on the north side of Xiamen Island, roughly six miles (10km) from downtown Xiamen.
Time: Local time is GMT +8.
Contacts: +89 0592 96363
Getting to the city: There are several city bus routes from the airport.
Car rental: There are no car hire facilities at Xiamen Airport, however rental agencies are located in the city.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the Arrivals Hall.
Facilities: The terminal features a bank, ATMs, foreign currency exchange service, medical centre, baby room, lost and found, public telephones, smoking areas, disabled services, luggage storage facility, first-class and VIP lounges, a business centre, massage chairs, and an entertainment hall. There are also several coffee shops, Chinese and Western-style restaurants, and a number of duty-free and souvenir shops.
Parking: There are two ground-level car parks and an underground facility.
Website: www.xmairport.com.cn
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Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU)

Location: Chendgu International Airport is located about 10 miles (16km) southwest of downtown Chengdu.
Time: Local time is GMT +8
Contacts: 028 8520 5555
Transfer between terminals: The terminals are within walking distance, however shuttles are available to transfer passengers.
Getting to the city: There are buses from the airport to the city centre, the railway staion, and century city. Passengers can also take the High-speed train to Chengdu Nan (South) Railway Station and Chengdu Dong (East) Railway Station.
Car rental: There are no car hire facilities at the airport, however rental cars are available in downtown Chengdu and airport pickup services are available.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside of of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.
Facilities: Airport services include an information centre, a currency exchange, baggage trolleys, a smoking room, ATMs, luggage storage and packaging, a lost and found, medical services, VIP and first class lounges, restaurants and shops, and business services.
Parking: Parking is located in front of Terminal 1. The first half an hour is free, after that the parking rates start at RMB 4 and increase by RMB 2 every half an hour. It costs RMB 70 per day.
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Sanya Phoenix International Airport (SYX)

Location: The airport is located nine miles (15km) from Sanya city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Transfer between terminals: All three terminals are located in the same building and are within walking distance of one another.
Getting to the city: Airport buses are available from 10am to 8pm, with a bus departing every hour.
Car rental: A number of local car rental companies represented at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis to downtown are available from the designated pickup area outside the domestic terminal.
Facilities: Airport facilities include restaurants, shopping, wheelchair facilities, banks, ATMs, currency exchange, a smoking room, baby-care room, and first aid. The airport also has a VIP lounge and business lounge.
Parking: The domestic parking lot provides parking for 2,567 cars, the international terminal parking lot has 155 parking spaces and the VIP terminal parking lot provides parking for 131 vehicles.
Website: www.sanyaairport.com
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Shenyang Taoxian International Airport (SHE)

Location: The airport is located 16 miles (26km) south of Shenyang city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: 024 96833
Getting to the city: Travellers can take the airport shuttle-bus to and from the city centre, as well as to important hubs such as the Shenyang Railway Station. Taxis and shuttles are also available to transport travellers to the nearest train station.
Car rental: Avis offers car rental services at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available.
Facilities: Airport facilities include a business centre, medical facilities, shopping, restaurants, banks, a locker room, luggage storage, free mobile-phone-charging points, a nursing room, and a VIP lounge. Disabled services are good.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Airport hotels: Shenyang Airport Hotel is about 900 yards (820 meters) away from the terminal building.
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Changsha Huanghua International Airport (CSX)

Location: The airport is located 16 miles (25km) from downtown Changsha.
Time: GMT +8
Transfer between terminals: The terminals are within walking distance of each other.
Getting to the city: Airport buses are available outside the airport arrival hall. Taxis are also available.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available.
Facilities: Facilities available at this airport include ATMs, a medical centre, luggage storage and nursery rooms.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: csa.hnjcjt.com
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Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport (CKG)

Location: The airport is located 12 miles (19km) from Chongqing city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: 871 6709 0114
Transfer between terminals: The terminals are within walking distance of each other.
Getting to the city: Airport shuttles are available to the centre of the city. Buses, taxis, and light rail facilities also offer transport to the city centre.
Car rental: Car rental facilities are offered at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shops, a smoking room, a clinic, ATMs, currency exchange, and various cafes and restaurants. .
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
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Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL)

Location: The airport is situated 10 miles (17km) from Guilin city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: 0773 284 5114
Getting to the city: A regular bus service connects the airport and Guilin city centre.
Car rental: It is possible to rent a car at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include a bank, a beauty salon, various restaurants and cafes, shopping (including duty-free shops) and banking facilities.
Parking: Parking is available.
Website: www.airport-gl.com.cn
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Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport (DLC)

Location: The airport is located six miles (10km) from the city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: 411 8388 6699
Getting to the city: Passengers heading to the city centre can take airport buses on the Dalian Metro Line 2 to central Dalian, and taxis.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport's designated taxi parking area.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shopping (including duty-free shopping), restaurants, luggage storage and lost and found.
Parking: Parking facilities are available.
Website: www.dlairport.com
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Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport (KWE)

Location: The airport is located 18 miles (30km) from Guiyang city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: 0851 96967
Getting to the city: Airport buses are available to the centre of the city.
Car rental: It is possible to hire a car at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available and can be found in the ground transportation area of the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include medical assistance, luggage storage, restaurants, and a hotel.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.gyairport.com
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Harbin Taiping International Airport (HRB)

Location: The airport is located 23 miles (37km) from Harbin city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 451 8289 4220
Transfer between terminals: The terminals are linked and within walking distance of each other.
Getting to the city: Shuttles and taxis are available from the airport to the city centre.
Car rental: Car rental is available at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport to the city centre and railway station.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shopping (plus duty-free shops), restaurants, and airport lounges.
Parking: The airport has a parking lot.
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Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport (TNA)

Location: The airport is located 21 miles (33km) from Jinan city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 0531 96888
Getting to the city: Airport transport includes shuttle buses to the city, as well as buses to nearby cities.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport to the city centre, but they can be expensive.
Facilities: Airport facilities include a hotel, ATMs, foreign exchange, bank, and an information centre. The airport also includes a medical centre, a mother-and-child room, first-class and business lounges, and a restaurant.
Parking: Jinan International Airport has two parking lots: P1 and P2.
Website: www.jnairport.com
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Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG)

Location: The airport is located 24 miles (39km) from Kunming city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Getting to the city: Several bus routes connect the airport to the city.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shops, restaurants, snack bars, coffee shops, banks, a first-aid room, lounges, and a children's play area.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.ynairport.com/
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Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG)

Location: The airport is located 27 miles (43km) from the city centre of Nanjing.
Time: GMT +8
Getting to the city: Bus, train, and taxi services are available from the airport to the city centre.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport and charge by meter.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shops, restaurants, a bank, ATMs, and a medical centre.
Parking: The airport has a parking area.
Website: www.njiairport.com
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Nanning Wuxu International Airport (NNG)

Location: It is located 20 miles (32km) southwest of the centre of the city.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 771 209 5114
Getting to the city: Airport shuttles and taxis are available from the airport to the city centre. Two airport bus lines connect the airport to the city centre.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available for hire at the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include restaurants, a business centre, VIP club, banks, a post office, and medical centre.
Parking: Parking is available near the terminal.
Website: www.nnairport.com
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Ningbo Lishe International Airport (NGB)

Location: The airport is located 10 miles (16km) from Ningbo city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Getting to the city: Buses and airport shuttles travel to the city centre.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include cafes, restaurants, and ATMs.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.ningbo-airport.com/wz/pcIndex/index.jhtml
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Qingdao Liuting International Airport (TAO)

Location: The airport is located 19 miles (31km) from central Qingdao.
Time: GMT +8
Transfer between terminals: The two terminals may be reached on foot. Passengers with special circumstances should contact the airport authorities for assistance.
Getting to the city: Airport shuttles are available, and taxis are stationed in the underground parking section.
Car rental: Visitors wishing to rent cars must have their driver's licenses approved by the People's Republic of China.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are located in the underground parking garage of Terminal 2.
Facilities: Airport facilities include an information desk, facilities for passengers with special needs, public telephones, shops, food outlets, and a business centre.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.qdairport.com
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Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA)

Location: The airport is located 23 miles (37km) from Shantou.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 663 393 3333
Transfer between terminals: Both terminals are located in the same building and are within walking distance of one another.
Getting to the city: Airport express buses are available from the airport to Shantou, Chaozhou, and Jieyang. Taxis are available. A high-speed rail station connects Jieyang City to Xiamen-Shenzhen Railway Chaoshan Station, which stops at Jieyang Chaoshan Airport.
Car rental: It is possible to rent a car at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside the Terminal Building. Passengers should insist that drivers use the meter.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shopping (plus duty-free shops), restaurants, medical services, ATMs, money exchange, a health shop, massage chairs, and a VIP lounge.
Parking: Parking is available outside the terminal building.
Website: www.cs-airport.com
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Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport (SZX)

Location: The airport is located 20 miles (32km) from Shenzhen city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 755 2345 6789
Getting to the city: Shuttle buses, buses, and taxis run to the centre of the city, and metro line links the airport to the Futian Railway Station. Free shuttle buses connect the airport to the Pier, from which ferries service other cities. Transport heading to Macau and Hong Kong is also available.
Car rental: There are two major car rental companies at the airport: Zhizun Car Rental and China Auto Rental.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport outside Gate 4. Passengers should insist that the meter is used.
Facilities: Airport facilities include banks, ATMs, restaurants, a police station, foreign exchange, smoking areas, a playground, baggage protection, a prayer room, and medical services.
Parking: Plenty of parking is available outside the terminal building.
Website: www.szairport.com
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Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport (URC)

Location: The airport is located 15 miles (24km) from the city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Transfer between terminals: An airport bus-shuttle transports travellers between terminals every 30 minutes.
Getting to the city: Public buses and shuttle buses are available from the airport to the city centre.
Car rental: It is possible to rent a car at the airport. Car hire with a driver is also available and should be arranged prior to arrival at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport to the city centre.
Facilities: Airport facilities include VIP lounges, first-aid stations, infant-nursing rooms, and a selection of shops and restaurants.
Parking: Each terminal has its own parking lot.
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Wenzhou Longwan International Airport (WNZ)

Location: The airport is located 14 miles (22km) southeast of Wenzhou city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Getting to the city: An airport bus shuttle service and local bus services are available from the airport to the city centre. Taxis are also available.
Car rental: Local companies offer car rental with a private driver.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available.
Facilities: Airport facilities include banking facilities, restaurants, medical services, baggage-wrapping services, luggage storage, a lost and found, and a shopping mall.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
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Wuhan Tianhe International Airport (WUH)

Location: The airport is located 16 miles (26km) from Wuhan city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 27 96577
Transfer between terminals: A free shuttle bus connects the two terminals.
Getting to the city: Airport shuttle buses and metro rail lines take visitors to the city centre. Long-distance buses service other cities, and connect to the Wuhan Railway Station. Taxis are also available at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport. Visitors should insist the meter is turned on and have their desired destination written down in Chinese or indicated on a map.
Facilities: Airport facilities include shops (including duty-free), restaurants, business services, banks, foreign exchange services, and medical services.
Parking: Parking is available in front of the airport.
Website: www.whairport.com
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Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (XIY)

Location: The airport is located about 19 miles (31km) northwest of Xi'an.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 029 96788
Transfer between terminals: A free shuttle bus transports passengers between terminals.
Getting to the city: Airport bus shuttles, intercity buses, a metro line, and taxis are available from the airport to the city centre. Bus tickets can be bought from the Passengers Service Centre in T2 and in the arrival hall of T3.
Car rental: Car rental services are available.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available outside Arrivals.
Facilities: Airport facilities include pay phones, drinking fountains, ATMs, nursery rooms, smoking rooms, mobile charging facilities, restaurants, shops, currency exchange services, an hourly hotel, a clinic, VIP lounges, and police services.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.xxia.com
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Xining Caojiabao Airport (XNN)

Location: The airport is located 22 miles (35km) from Xining city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 971 813 3333
Getting to the city: Buses departing for Xining are available from Gates 2 and 3. The ride to downtown Xining takes roughly 30 minutes.
Car rental: Car rental services are available.
Airport Taxis: Taxi services are available from the airport.
Facilities: Airport facilities include VIP rooms, a bank, smoking lounges, a restaurant, a café, small shops, and a medical centre.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
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Yanji Chaoyangchuan Airport (YNJ)

Location: The airport is located four miles (6km) from Yanji city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Getting to the city: Taxis are available at the airport.
Car rental: Car rental services are available at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport; it is a good idea to have your destination written in Chinese, as most drivers do not speak English.
Facilities: Airport facilities are extremely limited.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
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Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport (CGO)

Location: The airport is located 28 miles (45km) from Zhengzhou city centre.
Time: GMT +8
Getting to the city: Bus shuttles and taxi services are available from the airport to the city centre.
Car rental: Car rental services are available at the airport including Avis, Hertz and Sixt.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport to various destinations. A taxi to the railway station takes roughly 50 minutes.
Facilities: Airport facilities include currency exchange, public phones, a business centre (internet, printing, copying and cellphone charging), drinking water, and a restaurant. Disabled services are available upon request.
Parking: Parking is available next to the terminal building.
Website: www.zzairport.com
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Zhuhai Jinwan Airport (ZUH)

Location: The airport is located 31 miles (50km) from the city centre of Zhuhai.
Time: GMT +8
Contacts: +86 756 777 1111
Getting to the city: Numerous buses run to and from the airport. City buses are available to the Zhuhai Doumen District, city rail station, and Sanzao town. The airport has its exclusive taxi company to transport the arrivals to everywhere.
Car rental: Car rental services are available at the airport.
Airport Taxis: The airport taxi stops are in front of the waiting area at the passenger arrival terminal. The airport has a dedicated taxi queue lane. A taxi ride to the city about 40-60 minutes.
Facilities: Airport facilities include luggage trolleys, locker rooms, currency exchange, ATMs, a nursing room, child activity room, drinking water, power points, wheel-chair accessiblity, and medical emergency centre.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport for a fee.
Website: www.zhairport.com
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Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport (HGH)

Location: The airport is located 19 miles (31km) from downtown Hangzhou.
Time: GMT +8
Transfer between terminals: The terminals are close to each other and can be reached on foot.
Getting to the city: The Airport Bus shuttle service links the airport to points in city. Taxis are also available.
Car rental: Car rental services are available at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are located outside Gate 4 and Gate 10 of the domestic arrival area.
Facilities: Facilities include medical services, ATMs, currency exchange, a children's play area and a designated smoking section.
Parking: Parking is available at the airport.
Website: www.hzairport.com
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