Airport Code: SZX
Location: situated on the east bank of the estuary of Zhujiang River, Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport lies about 32 kilometers (about 20 miles) from downtown area.
Brief Intro: in 1991, the airport was open to air traffic. In 1993, it became an international airport. Now it has a 4E standard flight area, a 3,400-meter (about 3,718 yards) runway, three terminal buidings with an area of 146,000 square meters (about 36 acres). As China's fourth largest airport with a year passenger flow volume of about 25 million, it now serves around 140 air routes to over 100 domestic and international cities and regions.
Shenzhen Flights (flight search & ticket booking)
The Terminal D has been put into use since Dec 2008, only serving international departure and arrival flights. Besides of it, a part of international airlines are operated in Terminal B as well.
Apart from the above ones, there are many city terminal buildings of Shenzhen Airport in nearby cities. Till now, it has had 14 city terminal buildings, extending its service to several cities including Hong Kong, Macau, Dongguan, Zhuahai, and Huizhou. Passenger service of check-in, tickets buying and flight inquiry are served there. Besides, there are specials buses or ferries offered to take passengers directly to the airport.
Transportation between Shenzhen Airport and City Terminal Buildings
Terminal A: China Southern Airlines (CZ), Hainan Airlines (HU), Xiamen Airlines (MF), Sichuan Airlines (3U), East Star Airlines (9C), United Eager Airlines (EU)
Terminal B: Shenzhen Airlines (ZH), Air China (CA), China Eastern Airlines (MU), Shandong Airlines (SC), Shanghai Airlines (FM)
Terminal D: Air Macau (NX), Asia Airlines of Korea (OZ), Korean Air (KE), Thailand Bangkok Airways (PG), Silkair (MI), Singapore Tiger Airways (TR)
Airport Transportation: Transportation in Shenzhen International Airport is quite convenient. There are subway and shuttle buses running to downtown center of the city and some important nearby cities. Buses and Ferries heading to Macau and Hong Kong are also available.
Savings Bank of Construction Bank of China: 2/F of Terminal B
Working Hours: 08:30-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (Office); 8:30-17:30 (Savings in weekdays); 09:00-15:30 (Savings in holidays)
ATM of Construction Bank of China: 2/F of Terminal A and B
ATM of Bank of China/Industrial and Commercial Bank of China: 1/F of Terminal A
ATM of Bank of China: 2/F of Terminal A
Restaurants: Both Terminal A and Terminal B offer Chinese and western styled food.
Location of the major restaurants:
Cuiyuan Restaurant, Window of the World Restaurant: seated in the vestibules of Terminal A and Terminal B.
Golden Unicorn Restaurant: 2/F of Terminal B
MacDonald: 1/F of Terminal B
KFC: 3/F of Terminal B
Pizzahut: 1/F of Terminal A
Starbucks: 1/F of Terminal B
Commercial Center: offering the service of typewriting, lost and found, deposit of small luggage
Location: opposite Gate No. 3 on the first floor of Terminal A; Tel: 86-0755-27776789-2704
opposite Gate No. 4 on the first floor of Terminal B; Tel: 86-0755-27776789-2663
Police Office: beside the security inspection passage on the second floor of Terminal A
Changing Room: at the Arrival Luggage Pick-up counter
Charges of the parking lot: free of charge within 15 minutes; 10 Yuan per car for the first hour every time and 2 Yuan per car for each exceeding hour (less than one hour included). The highest charge for each day is 50 Yuan.
Airport Inquiries: in the central area of the hall on the second floor of both terminal buildings A and B
Ticket Counter: offers ticket-related services in the central area of the hall on the second floor of both terminal buildings A and B.
Foreign Currency Exchange Counter: in the departure hall of Terminal B
Baggage Packing: entrance of Gate 2 in the Departure Hall on the second floor of Terminal Building A and Gate 6 in the Departure Hall on the second floor of Terminal Building B. The price for packing is CNY10 per item.
Baggage Carts: the airport offers baggage carts for the passengers' free use. They can be found at the Arrival Baggage Pick-up counter on the first floor, in the middle gate of the Departure Hall on the second floor of Terminal Building A, and at the Arrival Baggage Pick-up counter on the first floor of Terminal Building B.
Overweight Luggage Counter: Seated in No.93 check-in counter of Terminal A and No. 19 and No. 20 check-in counter of Terminal B.
Special Passage: Academicians of Chinese Academy of Science and Chinese Academy of Engineering, deputies of National and Provincial People’s Congress, members of the CPPCC, the disables, unaccompanied children, the elders of Sixty-five years old and above and etc. may enter the departure hall through the special passages. It locates besides the No. 51 counter on duty on the second floor of Terminal A.
China Post Office: It is near Gate no. 1, Departure Hall, the 4th Floor, Terminal 3, with the operating hours from 05:30 to 22:30. The service hotline is 86-0755-23457903.
Other Useful Numbers
Customer Service Center: 86-0755-23456789
Lost & Found Office: 86-0755-23452663
Luggage Storage: 86-0755-23457066