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Wuhan Tianhe International Airport


Code: WUH

 Location: Wuhan Tianhe International Airport is about 1km (0.6 mile) southeast of Tianhe Street, Huangpi District, and is about 25km (16 miles) to the city center.
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 Brief Intro: Wuhan Airport was first built in 1990 and opened to the public in April, 1995. It now has two terminal buildings, T2 and the International Terminal: T2 is located at the southwest side of the terminal area, whereas the international terminal building is at southeast side. Besides, the T3 is under construction and will serve by the end of 2016. At present, there are more than 30 airlines in the airport. They operate over 158 air routes, including 30 international ones. The airport serves flights to 55 domestic cities and 23 international cities and areas. The domestic destinations are Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Xian, Chengdu, Chongqing and some others, and the international ones include Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Tokyo, Bangkok, Maldives, Dubai, Rome, Moscow, Kuala Lumpur, Paris, etc

 From May 1, 2015, passengers from 51 countries, such as USA, Russia, United Kingdom, France, Japan, South Korea and Singapore, can enjoy up to 72 hours free transit when they take an international transfer at the Tianhe International Airport.
Please read details about 72-hour Visa-free Transit.

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Terminal Buildings

 Terminal 2 (T2): Terminal 2 was opened to public in 2008. It is a three-storey building with an area of about 23,000㎡(57 acres). The equipment room and parking lot are on the underground floor, while the arrival hall is on the first above ground floor and the departure hall is on the second floor. There are 72 check-in counters, 20 inspection channels and 17 waiting zones in T2. All the domestic flights are in operation in this terminal. Wifi broad band service is provided in this terminal building so that passengers can access to net when waiting for the flights.  

 International Terminal: A new terminal was formally put into operation on 28th Dec 2010. Covering an building area of about 5,130 ㎡ (1.3 acres), this terminal is only a transitional terminal building before the completion of the construction of T3. All the international flights and Hong Kong, Macau flights are operated in the terminal. It will be a private terminal for tourist charter flight and individual flight till 2015 when T3 open to public and all the flights in this terminal will be transferred to T3. One feature of the new terminal is that both departure hall and arrival hall are in the same floor. Thus, it is very convenient for passenger to finish the procedure of departure or arrival.

 Terminal 3 (T3): It will start operating in the end of March, 2017.
1F: Passenger Distributing Center
2F: Domestic Departure & Arrival Hall, Baggage Collection
3F: International Arrival Hall
4F: International Departure Hall
B1 Floor: Baggage Sorting, Transportation Dispatch Center


Airline Companies

Air China (CA), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Postal Airlines (8Y), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Eaststar Air (8C), Hainan Airlines (HU), Hong Kong Dragon Airline (KA), Korean Air (KE), Lucky Air (8L), Shandong Air (SC), Shanghai Airlines (FM), Shenzhen Airlines (ZH), Sichuan Airlines (3U), Spring Airlines (9C), Xiamen Airlines (MF), Grand China Express (GS), Kunpeng Airlines (VD), Western Airlines (PN), Juneyao Ailines (HO), TransAsia Airways (GE), Uni Air (B7)

Note: Passengers travelling with all airlines are suggested to arrive in airport 2 hours in advance for check-in. The check-in counters of all international and domestic flights will be closed 40 minutes before departure.




By train:

Tianhe Airport Railway Station is right under the Airport Transportation Center. Passengers can easily transfer between flight and train. The journey to Hankou Railway Station only takes 14 minutes, and it costs CNY7 for a second class seat and CNY8 for a first class seat. The train to Xiaogan Railway Station takes around half an hour, costing CNY13 for a second class seat and CNY16 for a first class seat.


By subway:

Take subway line 2, and arrive at Terminal 3 of Tianhe Airport.


Airport Shuttle Bus: 

Bus Line Main Stops Operating Hours Frequency Duration Ticket  Fare
Line 1 Fujiapo Long-distance Bus Station → Hongji Bus Station → Civil Aviation Community → T2 → International Terminal Building of the Airport 06:00 – 20:00 30 minutes (07:00 - 20:00) 90 minutes CNY32
T2 → International Terminal Building → Qintai → Fujiapo Long-distance Bus Station 08:30 – the arrival of the last flight 30 minutes 90 minutes CNY22 for Qintai;
CNY32 for Fujiapo Long-distance Bus Station
Line 2 Hongji Bus Station → Civil Aviation Community → T2 → International Terminal Building 06:10 – 20:15 60 minutes (08:15 - 20:15)
Note: No bus is arranged between 07:00 and 08:00.

90 minutes

Line 3 Xinhua Road (Meilian Holiday Hotel) → Jinjiadun Long-distance Bus Station → Civil Aviation Community → T2 → International Terminal Building 06:20 – 20:20 30 minutes (06:35 - 20:05) 60 minutes CNY17
T2 → International Terminal Building → Civil Aviation Community → Jinjiadun Long-distance Bus Station → Xinhua Road/Hangkou Road (Meilian Holiday Hotel) 08:30 – the arrival of the last flight 30 minutes 60 minutes CNY17
Line 4 Jinjiadun Long-distance Bus Station (Hankou Railway Station) → Civil Aviation Community → T2 → International Terminal Building 06:05 – 20:40 30 minutes (06:05 - 20:05) 40 minutes CNY17
T2 → International Terminal Building → Civil  Aviation Community → Jinjiadun Long-distance Bus Station (Hankou Railway Station) 08:30 – the arrival of the last flight 30 minutes 40 minutes CNY17
Line 5 Wuhan Railway Station → T2 → International Terminal Building 09:00 – 20:00 30 minutes 70 minutes CNY37
T2 → International Terminal Building → Xudong → Wuhan Railway Station 09:30 – 21:00 30 minutes 70 minutes CNY32 for Xudong;
CNY37 for Wuhan Railway Station
Line 6 Hanyang Bus Station (Hanyang Railway Station) → T2 → International Terminal Building 07:30, 08:40, 10:00, 11:20, 12:40, 14:00, 15:20, 16:40, 18:00 -- 60 minutes CNY22
T2 → International Terminal Building → Hanyang Wangjiawan → Hanyang Bus Station (Hanyang Railway Station) 09:05, 10:25, 11:45, 12:05, 13:25, 14:45, 15:05, 16:25, 17:45 -- 60 minutes CNY22
Line 7 Xinrongcun Bus Station (Xinrongcun Parking Lot) → T2 → International Terminal Building 09:00 – 17:30 30 minutes 50 minutes CNY35
International Terminal Building → Xinrongcun Bus Station 10:30 – 19:00 30 minutes 50 minutes CNY35


Long-distance buses running from Tianhe Airport to nearby cities:

Destinations Departure Time Return Schedule Duration Ticket Fare
Xiangyang 10:00, 11:00, 11:50, 13:00, 14:00, 14:50, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00, 19:00, 19:50 -- 4 hours CNY136
Suizhou 12:00, 14:00, 16:30, 19:00 08:30, 10:30, 13:00, 15:30 2 hours CNY100
Huangshi 10:00, 12:00, 14:00, 16:00, 17:30, 19:00, 21:00 -- 2 hours CNY70
Ezhou 10:00, 11:30, 13:30, 14:30, 16:00, 19:00, 20:30 05:30, 07:00, 09:30, 11:30, 13:30, 16:00, 17:30 2 hours CNY60
Jingmen 14:10, 17:10, 19:30 08:30, 09:50, 12:10, 13:30 3 hours CNY120
Guangshui 12:30, 15:50, 19:50 09:00, 16:00 1 hour and 40 minutes CNY100
Taoxian 10:30, 12:30, 14:30, 17:00, 19:00, 21:30 -- 1.5 hours CNY100



 Duty-free Shops: International Departures Hall, 027-85818577

International Arrivals Hall (Level 1): fast food, drinks, snacks
Opening Hours: 24 hrs
Tel: 027-85818451

International Departures Hall (Level 2): western food
Opening Hours: upon international flight schedules
Tel: 027-85818451

Restricted Area (Level 2): bar, fast food
Opening Hours: 24 hrs
Tel: 027-85818469

Domestic Departures Hall (Level 2): tea, drinks, fast food, Chinese cuisine
Tel: 027-85818469, 027-85818468

 Smoking Room: Level 2

 Commercial Center: Well located in the terminal, the Commercial Center provides faxing, copying, internet surfing, mobile recharging, IC cards sales and mail services.
Tel: 027-85819133, 027-85818465

 Car Parks: Right in front of the terminal, the car parks cover a total area of 432,000 sq m (107 acres) and offer 570 parking spaces.
Tel: 027-85818279, 027-85818280
Parking Charges:

Daily Car Park (per hour) Overnight Car Park (24 hours)
Small cars or mini vans CNY 5 CNY 35
Large vans CNY 10 CNY 35



 Hotlines: 027-85818494, 027-85818413

 Bank: A branch of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China is available for money withdrawal and deposit, foreign currency exchanging as well as Visa and MasterCard services.
Tel: 027-85818538, 027-85818348

 Easy Boarding Club: 027-85818111, 027-85818222

 Medical Service: Clinics are equipped in the terminal for free medical consultation, blood pressure measuring and temporary care of invalids. The Emergency Center, which is located about 300m (328 yards) to the terminal, is open 24 hours for medical treatment and ambulance services.
Tel: 027-85818310 (clinics), 027-85818617, 85818687 (Emergency Center)

Airport Enquiry: 0086-027-8581 8888
Southern Airlines Enquiry: 0086-027-8530 0000
Eastern Airlines Enquiry: 0086-027-6362 3820