Sleeping in Airports

Changchun Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Changchun Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

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 Changchun Airport.

What to Expect

  • This single terminal airport opened in 2005, and was expanded slightly in 2009.
  • Mobile charging stations do not exist in this airport. Functional power outlets are difficult to find.
  • Major language barrier. Bring a pocket translator if you don’t speak Chinese!
  • WiFi is available.  See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of several airport lounges. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • A limited number of connected seats are available, but they are armrest-free. Have a travel mat and blanket handy in case the cold floor ends up being your only option!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels within 40 minutes of the airport, though none provide airport shuttle. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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 are lounges that you can enter by purchasing a lounge pass or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

Passes  Golden Century Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, 2nd Floor. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

First Class Lounge – Location: multiple locations – 2 in the Domestic Terminal and 1 in the International Terminal. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

China Southern Sky Pearl Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, Level 3, Room B316, opposite Gate 5. [ more lounge info ]

Airline Lounges

If you are a First or Business Class traveller you may have access to the lounge listed below. For more information, check the airline’s web site. For more information, check the airline’s web site.

China Southern Sky Pearl Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, Level 3, Room B316, opposite Gate 5.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Changchun Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Super 8 Hotel Changchun – (30 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Jinjiang Inn Changchun Convention & Exhibition Center – (35 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Changchun International Convention & Exhibition Center Hotel – (38 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at ChangChun Airport. Connect to the “Airport-Free-Wifi” network. Chinese mobile number is required, and is verified by WeChat.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? An ATM is available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Location: Landside

Baby Care Facilities – Nursing rooms are available. Locations: Unknown.

Banking Services – There are banks available at the airport, Location: unknown.

Currency Exchange – Yes. According to a recent review, there is only one currency exchange. Hours: 9:00AM – 2:30PM.

Food & Drinks – There are restaurants and coffee shops available both landside and airside. Hours of operation: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – A locker room is available landside in Arrivals. No further information is known.

Luggage Wrapping – Available in the Departures Hall. Rates are not known.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Medical Services – Yes. Location: beside the elevators.

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 [email protected]

Post Office – Available.

Recreation Room – Available for those passengers flying on irregular flights, location is not known.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Shopping – Yes.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking – There are designated smoking rooms available at the airport.

Airport Hours

Information not available. If you know the hours, please email us at [email protected] and we will update the guide.


As of November 2018, Changchun airport is served by the following airlines: Air China • Air New Zealand • British Airways • China Eastern Airways • China Southern Airlines • Delta Airlines • Hainan Airlines • Jixiang Airlines • Loong Air • Mandarin Airlines • Qingdao Airlines • Shenzhen Airlines • Sichuan Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


The airport connects to the city centre (and beyond) with five different shuttle buses. Bus Line 1 (to Nanguan City Terminal), runs most frequently, available from the first until the last flight of the day.

Hotel Shuttles

At the time of this update, we were unable to find any hotels that provide hotel shuttle service.


Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.


Longjia Station is connected to Changchun Airport by underground walkway. You can take a train to or from Changchun main train station in just 15 minutes!

Last updated: 2018-11-07

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   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/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.