Sleeping in Airports

Jinan Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Jinan 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 Jinan Airport.

What to Expect

  • The single terminal connects to domestic and international destinations.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access several airport lounges. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

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  • For uninterrupted sleep, some hotels near the airport provide an airport shuttle; a couple are within walking distance. See our Airport Hotel 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!

First Class Lounge – Location: multiple locations – Domestic and International Terminals. Lounge Access: Lounge membership program. [ more lounge info ]

Passes Golden Century Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, opposite Gate 20. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge passes • Lounge membership program. [ more lounge info ]

VIP Lounge – Location: Domestic Terminal, Landside, Ground Floor, South Wing.  Lounge Access: Lounge membership program. [ more lounge info]


Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Ji’nan Yaoqiang Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Ji’nan International Airport Hotel – (7 minutes from the airport) Free airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Super 8 Inn Ji’nan International Airport– (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hanting Express Ji’nan Yaoqiang International Airport – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport transfers are available ($). » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Jinan Airport inside the lounges.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are 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: south side of Departures, 2F, next to the ICBC kiosk.

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

Currency Exchange – ICBC offers currency exchange and full-service banking on 2F, south side of Departures. Currency exchange is also available next to Check-in Counter No. 41. Hours: unknown.

Information Center – Location: 2F, on the west side of Departures. Hours: Open from 1st flight of the day until the last.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Available. Arrivals Hall. Rates are CNY5-10/piece. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Trolleys – Available for use, free of charge.

Medical Services – Urgent and emergency medical care is available at the Airport Medical Emergency Center. Location: 2F, on the south side of the Departures terminal. Hours: unknown.

Mobile Charging – “Multi-Purpose Chargers” stations are available for use, free of charge.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport closes after the last flight departure and overnight stays are not permitted.


As of February 2018, Jinan airport is served by the following airlines: China Eastern • Air China flights • Xiamen Airlines • China Southern • Sichuan Airlines • Hainan Airlines • EVA Air • Korean Air.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Designated “airport buses” offer express service between the airport and city center or central railway at an affordable price. Buses usually won’t depart until full, so this is a good option if you’re not in a hurry.


Taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport. You may need to agree on a fare with the driver before starting your journey.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

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.