Sleeping in Airports

Jiuzhaigou Airport Guide

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

What to Expect

  • This small, new airport connects primarily to nearby Chengdu, with a few other Chinese destinations available.
  • Due to its high-altitude location of 3,448 m (11,312 ft), travelers may experience altitude sickness symptoms.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of three airport lounges. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

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 near the airport, though only some provide airport shuttles. 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 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!

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport does not appeal to you, these are some of the closest hotels to the airport:

  • Yaoquan Mountain Village – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • InterContinental Resort Jiuzhai Paradise – (1 hour from the airport) Airport shuttle is available ($). » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Jiuzhaigou Airport inside the lounges. [ see Airport Lounges above ] At the time of this update, we did not have any information about WiFi availability elsewhere in the terminal.

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

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

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]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, please send an email to [email protected] and we will update this airport guide.

Airlines

As of February 2018, Jiuzhaigou airport is served by the following airlines: Sichuan Airlines • Air China.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Mini-Bus

Mini-buses are available from the airport to several local attractions. Tickets can be purchased inside the airport near the washrooms. Since the earthquake in August 2017 some destinations are not accessible, plan ahead.

Shuttle Bus

A shuttle bus is available from the airport to the Huanglong National Scenic Reserve, making stops at several hotels along the way. Tickets are available from inside the terminal.

Taxis

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.

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.