Sleeping in Airports

Shenyang Airport Guide

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

What to Expect

  • This busy, single-terminal airport connects to many domestic and regional international destinations.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi information in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of two airport lounges. See our Airport Lounges section for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

  • As of February 2019, we have received only one review from a traveller who slept in this airport.  For a good night’s sleep, the reviewer suggests to bring a blanket as it can get quite chilly in the airport.  Domestic Departures is suggested as a good place to sleep where there are plenty of benches available.  If you have slept (or attempted to sleep) in Shenyang Airport, please write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, a hotel near the airport provides an airport shuttle for a fee. 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!

Passes  Golden Century VIP Lounge – Location: Terminal 3, Airside, Domestic Departures, near Gate 11. Lounge Access: Prepaid lounge passes. [ more lounge info ]

First Class Lounge – Multiple Locations – (2) Domestic Departures and (1) International Departures. [ more lounge info ]

Airline Lounges

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

Terminal 3, Domestic Departures, Airside:

China Southern Sky Pearl Club • Shenzhen Airlines King Lounge • China Southern First/Business Class.

Terminal 3, International Departures, Airside:

China Southern Sky Pearl Club

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Shenyang Airport does not appeal to you, there is a hotel near the airport:

  • Shenyang Airport Hotel – (900m from the airport) Other than its location, we were unable to find many details about this hotel.
  • Sheraton Shenyang South City Hotel – (20 minutes from the airport) Private Airport transfers are available upon request. Approx. cost: 300 CNY each way. » Check Rates

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

Airport WiFi/Internet

It appears that free WiFi is available at Shenyang Airport. If you have information about access, etc., click here to update this airport guide.

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. Locations: South of the departure hall, 2nd Floor, near Gate 11.

Baby Care Facilities – The airport provides nursing rooms. You will find eight rooms available and you will find them both Landside and Airside.

Baggage Carts – Need a hand with your luggage? Baggage carts are available free of charge in Terminal 3.

Car Rentals – Information not available.

Currency Exchange – Foreign exchange services are available in T3, South of the departure hall, 2nd Floor, near the 11th gate.

Drinking Water – Thirsty? Drinking water fountains are available free of charge.

Food & Drinks – Available both landside and airside.

Information Desk – Need help finding your way? An information desk is available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Available in the International Arrivals Hall near Baggage Claim near No 1 and 8. Rates: Range from 15 – 50 Yuan per item per day.

Luggage Wrapping – Services are available in Landside 2F (near Gate 3 and 11). Rates: starting at CNY 10 / piece.

Medical Services – Location: beside KFC, International Departure Hall, 2F; beside the Airport Staff Office, Domestic Airside Area, 2F; beside Century Mart, Domestic Arrival Hall, 1F.

Mobile Charging – Free charging stations can be found in various locations.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking – Permitted in designated smoking rooms.

Airport Hours

While it appears that this airport closes at night, as of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. If you know the hours, click here to update this airport guide and we will update the guide.

Airlines

As of February 2019, Shenyang airport is served by the following airlines: 9 Air • ANA • Air Chang’an • Air China • Air Guilin • Air Koryo • Air Macau • Asiana • Capital Airlines • Chengdu Airlines • China Eastern • China Express • China Southern • Eastar Jet • Hainan Airlines • Hongtu Airlines • IrAero • Jet Airways • Juneyao Airlines • Jiangxi Airlines • Korean Air • Loong Air • Lucky Air • Lufthansa • Mandarin Airlines • NokScoot • Northeast • Okay Airways • Orient Thai Airways • Qingdao Airlines • Ruili Airlines • Scoot • Shandong Airlines • Shanghai Airlines • Shenzhen Airlines • Sichuan Airlines • Spring Airlines • Tianjin Airlines • Tibet Airlines • Uni Air • Vietnam Airlines • Western China Airlines • West Air • Xiamen Airlines.



Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Buses

The airport is well connected to the bus system offering connections to the Shenyang Railway Station, the North Railway Station and a variety of destinations accessible via long-distance buses.

Local bus tickets and information is available at the Information Desk, 1F, Arrivals Hall. Buses to the Shenyang Railway Station run from 7:50AM – 8:00PM while service to the North Railway Station runs from 8:30PM – last flight arrival. Both options take approximately 60 minutes and the ride costs CNY 15.5 – 17/person.

Longer distances buses are available at the Airport Long-distance Bus Station, Parking Building A. A sample of route options is as follows:
To Fushun: 8:30AM – 1:30AM, every 60 minutes, 90 minute ride, CNY 33.5/person.
To Liaoyang: 10:40AM – 8:00PM, every 40 -60 minutes, 60 minute ride, CNY 37/person.
To Anshan: 10:40AM – 8:00PM, every 40 -60 minutes, 120 minute ride, CNY 43/person.

Taxis

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

Last updated: 2019-02-15

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: update the airport guide or  write a review.