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Yichang Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Yichang Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Yichang Airport.

What to Expect

  • This single terminal airport connects to several domestic destinations.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels within 35 minutes of the airport, though only some provide airport transfers, for a fee. See our Airport Hotel section below for more info.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Yichang Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

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Yichang Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available at Yichang Airport. Connect to the "SXAirport Free WiFi" or "CMCC-Airport WiFi” networks.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Yichang Sanxia Three Gorges Airport does not appeal to you, these are some of the closest hotels to the airport:

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Yichang Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Location: opposite of International Departure Hall.
  • Baggage Carts - Available at different locations throughout the airport.
  • Business Center - Location: in the Domestic Arrival Hall.
  • Car Rentals - Information not available.
  • Children’s Area - Location: at the left side of the Disney boutique in the post-screening area of the second floor. There are also nursing room services available here.
  • Currency Exchange - Available in the ticket office.
  • Food & Drinks - There are 3 coffee shops and 1 restaurant available, hours are not known.
  • Information Desk - Located at the center of the departure hall. They also provide things like loaner universal chargers, medicine kits and disposable cups.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - See the office at the exit of the Passenger Arrival Hall. Rates for bags no bigger than 20 x 40 x 55 cm are ¥15/day (24-hour period and note that periods of less than one day will be counted as one day).
  • Luggage Wrapping - Luggage wrapping rates starts at ¥10/piece, cartons start at ¥10/piece and goes up to ¥40/piece. Location: at the entrance to the airport.
  • Medical Services - Location: on the West side of 1st floor of the Departure Hall. Hours: 7:00AM - 10:00PM.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Nursing Room - Location: at the left side of the Disney boutique in the post-screening area of the second floor. Same location as the play area for children.
  • Pharmacy - Over the counter medication is available at the airport clinic, see Medical Services.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Shopping - There are a few souvenir type shops available both landside and airside.
  • Showers - Location: First Floor, International Departures. Hours and rates are not available.
  • Smoking - A smoking lounge is located on the 2nd Floor adjacent to Security Check area, you can have your shoes shined at the same time.

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Airport Hours

Information not available. If you know the hours, please email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com and we will update the guide.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Airport Buses

For a fraction of the price of a taxi, an airport bus service offers transportation between the airport and Qingjiang Hotel in downtown Yichang. Buses run according to daily flight schedule.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. Meters are often “broken” or “unavailable”, so be prepared to negotiate a fare with the driver before starting your journey.

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Last Updated: 10 November 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .