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 Airport Code: SWA 
 Location: Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport lies at the junction of Paotai Town and Denggang Town in Jieyang City, centrally located between Jieyang, Shantou and Chaozhou. It is respectively about 22km, 28.5km and 24km away from the city centers of Jieyang, Shantou and Chaozhou. 

 Brief Intro: Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport opened to the public on December 15, 2011. It now covers an area of 3,387,800 square meters (837.1 acres). The terminal building currently covers an area of 54,995 square meters (13.6 acres) allowing an average annual throughput of 4.5 million persons and a peak hour throughput of 2,074 persons. The airport will soon have a 2,800 meters (3,062 yards) long runway and a 2,800 meters (,3062 yards) long taxiway, which can handle planes like the Boeing 767. At present, 22 domestic airlines connect Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport with about 20 cities in China, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou, Kunming, Xian, Wuhan and Changsha. Three international airlines serve Hong Kong, Bangkok and Singapore. Additionally, two aperiodic international flights serve Naypyitaw and Seoul.

 Terminal Building
The terminal building covers an area of about 54,995 square meters (13.6 acres). There are 2,396 rest seats throughout the  terminal and 150 seats at each boarding gate. The airport has 39 check-in counters. Counters No.1 to No.16 are reserved for the airport group companies such as Air China, China Eastern Airlines, Xiamen Airlines and some other domestic airlines; counters No.17 to No.28 are for China Southern Airlines; counters No.29 to No. 39 are for international flights. There are 16 passenger self-help check-in machines at the airport. Twelve are owned by the airport group companies and four are exclusively for China Eastern Airlines passengers. 10 inspection channels fulfill the demands of the daily throughput including No. 2, a VIP channel.

 Airline Companies and Destinations

Airlines

Destinations

Air China (CA)

Beijing-Capital, Chengdu

China Eastern Airlines (MU)

Hangzhou, Nanjing, Shanghai-Hongqiao, Shanghai-Pudong

China Southern Airlines (CZ)

Beijing-Capital, Changsha, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Guilin, Nanchang, Nanning, Ningbo, Qingdao, Shanghai-Hongqiao, Shanghai-Pudong, Taiyuan, Wuhan, Xi'an, Yiwu, Zhengzhou

China Southern Airlines (CZ)

 Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Hong Kong, Singapore, Seoul

Jetstar Asia Airways (BL)

Singapore

Kunpeng Airlines (VD)
Shenzhen Airlines (ZH)

 Nanchang, Zhengzhou

Shandong Air (SC)

Jinan, Ningbo

Spring Airlines (9C)

Shanghai-Hongqiao

Shanghai Airlines (FM)

Shanghai-Hongqiao, Zhanjiang

Tianjin Airlines (GS)

Haikou, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Tianjin, Changsha

 Transportation
 Airport Express Bus: There are express buses running from the airport to Shantou, Chaozhou and Jieyang. The buses are all luxury buses with 47 seats.  At present, five express bus routes are in operation. The bus ticket office is on the left side of Exit 4 of the Arrival Hall on the first floor of the terminal.

 Shantou East Line:
Route: Shantou General Long-distance Bus Station – Taishan Lu – Jianshadong Lu – Tianshan Lu (Stop: China Southern Airlines Building) – Huanghe Lu – Jinfeng Lu – Chaoshan International Airport
Ticket Fare: CNY20
Operating Time at Airport: from the first flight arrival – to within one hour after the last Flight Arrival
Operating Time at Shantou General Long-distance Bus Station: 05:00 – 21:00
Interval: one hour before 20:00; according to the flight schedule after 20:00

 Shantou West Line:
Route: Shantou Overseas Chinese Hotel – Shanzhang Lu – Zhongshan Lu – Shantou Tourist General Company (Stop) – Guanghua Lu – 324 National Highway – Chaoshan International Airport
Ticket Fare: CNY20
Operating Time at Airport: from the first flight arrival – to within one hour after the last Flight Arrival
Operating Time at Shantou Overseas Chinese Hotel: 05:30 – 21:30
Interval: one hour before 20:30; according to the flight schedule after 20:30

 Shantou Chenghai Line:
Route: Chenghai Garden Hotel – 324 National Highway – Songshan Lu – China Southern Airlines Shantou Office Building (Stop) – Dongxiabei Lu – Jinfeng Lu – Chaoshan International Airport
Ticket Fare: CNY22
Operating Time at Airport: According to the flights schedule
Operating Time at Chenghai Garden Hotel: 05:00, 11:00, 14:00, 16:00, 18:00

 Chaozhou Line:
Route: Chaozhou Long-distance Bus Station – Chaozhou Hotel – Chaofeng Lu – Xinfeng Lu – Provincial Highway s335 – 206 National Highway – Chaoshan International Airport
Ticket Fare: CNY12
Operating Time at Airport: from the first flight arrival – to within one hour after the last Flight Arrival
Operating Time at Chaozhou Long-distance Bus Station: 06:00 – to the last Flight Arrival
Interval: one hour before 20:00; according to the flight schedule after 20:00

 Jieyang Line:
Route: Huangqi Long-distance Bus Station – Hefeng International Business Hotel (Stop) – Huangqishan Avenue – Xinyangdong Lu – Chaoshan International Airport
Ticket Fare: CNY14
Operating Time at Airport: from the first flight arrival – to within one hour after the last Flight Arrival
Operating Time at Huangqi Long-distance Bus Station: 06:00 – to the last Flight Arrival
Interval: one hour before 20:00; according to the flight schedule after 20:00

 By Taxi: Taxis are available at Chaoshan Airport. Passengers can take taxis to Shantou, Jieyang and Chaozhou at the special location for each city. Look for  the electronic display.
 Tip: It is best not to bargain the price with the taxi driver. Let the taxi drive charge by the meter. 30% empty back fee is charged for the additional kilometers over 20km.

 Facilities:
 Duty-free Shops: There are duty-free shops at the International Arrival Hall on the first floor and in the International Waiting Hall on the third floor.
 Restaurants: At present, there are 4 restaurants in the terminal. They are located at the Arrival Hall, the Domestic Departure Hall and the International Departure Hall.
 Washing Rooms: There are 32 washing rooms in the terminal, including 10 washing rooms specially for handicapped with complete facilities on every floor.
 VIP Rooms: There are three VIP rooms in the terminal, including a special VIP room for frequenters of China Southern Airlines, a government VIP room and a business VIP room. The VIP rooms are well equipped with a business room, smoking room, bathroom, massage chair and WiFi service. It also provides special check-in service for passengers.

 Services:
 Airport Hotlines: 0663-3933333
 Bank: Bank of China has a 24-hour self-service bank on the left hand side of the Domestic Departure Hall on the third floor of the Terminal. It is available for money withdrawal and deposit, foreign currency exchange, phone bill as well as Visa and MasterCard services.
 Medical Service: Clinics in the terminal are equipped for free medical consultation, blood pressure measuring and temporary care of invalids. The First Aid is open 24 hours for medical treatment and ambulance services.