Yinchuan Hedong Airport

Airport Code: INC


Yinchuan Hedong Airport is located in Linhe Village of Lingwu City, which is subordinate to Yinchuan. It is about 12 miles (19 kilometers) away from the city center.

Brief Info:

Located by the Yellow River, Yinchuan Airport has three terminal buildings for passengers' convenience, T1, T2 and T3. However, only T1 and T3 are operating for passenger transportation currently. T2 is closed temporarily for rebuilding. T1 mainly deals with international flights, and other flights to/from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. T3, sizing 20 acres (82,000 square meters), consists of three floors. It is mainly used for domestic flights equipped with two inquiry desks.

Airline Companies:

China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Southern Airlines (CZ), Hainan Airlines (HU), Xiamen Airlines (MF), Air China (CA), Sichuan Airlines (3U), Grand China Express (GS), Shanghai Airlines (FM), Shenzhen Airlines (ZH), Shandong Airlines (SC), China Express Airlines (G5). 

Yinchuan Flights

Currently, the airport has 70 more air routes to both domestic and international cities. Hereunder is the list: (listed in alphabetical order)
 Domestic Cities: Beijing, Changsha, Changzhou, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dalian, Datong, Fuzhou, Gannan, Guangzhou, Guilin, Guiyang, Guyuan, Haikou, Hangzhou, Harbin, Hefei, Jinan, Jinjiang, Kunming, Lanzhou, Mianyang, Nanchang, Nanjing, Nanning, Qingdao, Sanya, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang, Wuhan, Taiyuan, Tianjin, Urumqi, Wenzhou, Wuhan, Wuxi, Xi'an, Xiamen, Xining, Xinzhou, Xuzhou, Yulin, Zhangjiajie, Zhengzhou, Zhuhai

 International Cities: Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Nagoya, Nha Trang, Osaka, Singapore


Shuttle Bus

 Line 1

Airport → Western Airport Aviation Hotel Western Airport Aviation Hotel → Airport
06:10, 06:30; 08:30-21:30, every 30 minutes It depends on the flight arrival and departure time.
Duration: 30 minutes; Ticket Fare: CNY30/person

 Line 2
Airport → City Terminal (Yuehai Xintiandi) City Terminal (Yuehai Xintiandi) → Airport
06:00, 08:00, 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00, 19:00, 20:00  09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:30, 15:00, 15:30, 16:30, 17:00, 18:30, 19:30, 21:00
Duration: 45-50 minutes; Ticket Fare: CNY20/person

 Line 3
Airport → Wuzhong Hotel  Wuzhong Hotel → Airport
10:00, 14:30, 17:00  13:00, 16:00, 20:00
Duration: 60 minutes; Ticket Fare: CNY35/person

How to get to Yinchuan Railway Station from the airport?

Passengers can take airport shuttle bus line 2 to Yuehai Xintiandi; and then walk 220 yards (200 meters) eastward to BHG Mall from where you can take bus no.45 to the railway station. It takes about 1.5 hours and costs CNY21 in total.

How to get to Sand Lake Scenic Area from the airport?

Take airport shuttle bus line 1 to Western Airport Aviation Hotel; and then walk 250 yards (235 meters) northward to Intersection of Shengli Street and Natang Lane to take bus no. 37 to Yinchuan Tourism Coach Station; from the coach station, you can take special sightseeing bus to the scenic area. The coach is available between 08:00 to 10:30 every 30 minutes. The Duration is an hour. The ticket fare is CNY15.


It costs about CNY60 from the airport to downtown area by taxi.
It costs around CNY70 from the airport to Yinchuan Train Station.

Service & Facilities

 Left Luggage Service: Passengers can store their luggage at the inquiry desk on the second floor of T2.
Service Hours: 06:30 – 23:10
Hotline: 0951-6912062
 Luggage Inquiries: Passengers can inquire about baggage missing or broken, or go to the inquiry office which is located at the baggage claim area on the first floor of T2.
Service Hours: From 09:00 to the last flight arrival
Hotline: (+86) 0951-6912251
 Baggage Packing: Located at the south side on the second floor of T2, it is open from 06:00 to the last flight departure.
 Lost and Found: It can be found at the inquiry desk on the second floor of T2.
Service Hours: 06:30 – 23:10
Hotline: (+86) 0951-6912062
 ATM: ATMs of major Chinese banks can be found at the north sides of both 1st and 2nd floors inside T2.
 Binhe Terminal Building is only 3-minute drive from Hedong airport. These services are provided here: information inquiry, boarding pass change services, conference reception, VIP service. In addition, café, restaurants, specialty shops and viewing platform are available at this terminal.
Service Hours: 08:00 – 22:30
Hotline: (+86) 0951-6912711
 Note: Check-in service in Binhe terminal ends 40 minutes before departure; if you need baggage consign, please go to T2 in advance.
 Nursing Room: It is opposite the Boarding Gate No.6 in T2.
 Inquiry: Two inquiry desks are provided at the exit and entrance of security check points inside T3.
 Prayer Area: Muslim travelers can find the prayer area opposite the Boarding Gate No.5 inside T2.
- Last updated on Mar. 10, 2022 -
Questions & Answers on Yinchuan Hedong Airport
Asked by Casey Law from SINGAPORE | Nov. 21, 2017 22:08Reply
Which is the BEST domestic transit airport with the MOST connections to Yinchuan?
Am going there from Singapore with NO DIRECT flights, pls advise fastest-shortest flt connections, and the airport with MOST flt connections. tks.
Answers (1)
Answered by May from USA | Nov. 22, 2017 00:04

Well, you are suggested to fly into Guangzhou first, for which there are many flights. Then take another flight to ur destination.
Asked by Robert macdonald from UNITED KINGDOMRRR | Aug. 31, 2017 09:58Reply
What's the address to send a complaint
Answers (1)
Answered by Wallis | Sep. 01, 2017 05:33

did not find any email from their official website, there is a inquiry hot line, you may have a try: +603 7843 3000
Asked by Mahadevan from INDIA | Oct. 19, 2016 03:35Reply
Would like to have the email id of the Head of customer service of Malaysian Airlines
Answers (3)
Answered by Phillip from ITALY | Oct. 19, 2016 04:56

No email, you may try this number: +603 7843 3000
Answered by Enid from NEW ZEALAND | Jun. 15, 2017 19:29

They are hopeless to deal with - they dont answer emails. The email addresses I have are customer. administratormalaysiaairlines.com, gccc.reservationsmalaysiaairlines.com. Dont hold your breath if you email them - they dont reply. I think it is just a dark hole that they have to channel all their emails....
Answered by Mahadevan from INDIA | Jun. 19, 2017 02:09

I agree Malaysian airlines customer services email address are black holes.
Asked by Viola from GERMANY | Aug. 19, 2016 05:35Reply
Hello, We will be flying from Xiamen to Yinchuan Airport tomorrow.
And then we need to go to YC Ling Gong Li Qing Nian Hostel. We know that we can take a shuttle bus and then a taxi. But we don't know which shuttle bus to take and where to take it to?

Thank you. Viola
Answers (1)
Answered by Bryant from USA | Aug. 19, 2016 22:36

Upon landing, you can take airport shuttle bus at the Ground Transportation Center, and get off at Western Airport Aviation Hotel first. After arriving, take a taxi to your hotel directly. The cab fare is about CNY 15 in usual time.
Asked by Marc Yong from MALAYSIA | Aug. 14, 2016 22:20Reply
Malaysia Airlines Travel Itinerary Receipt: KS1Y4
Went to airport this morning and was informed that the flight was cancelled without inform us.
Kindly let us know the reason of the cancellation and why there is no inform on it.
Pls advise us when will be the refund take place.
Answers (1)
Answered by TCG | Aug. 14, 2016 23:01

Thank you for your inquiry.
However, we are TravelChinaGuide instead of the airlines. The information on our website if for reference only. For your request, you need to contact your booking agent or the airlines directly. Hope for your kind understanding.
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