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Yantai Penglai Airport Guide

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

YNT Airport Overview

yantai airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Yantai Penglai International Airport.

What to Expect

The new Yantai Airport (code: YNT) has a single terminal that handles domestic and regional routes. Facilities include a few shops and eateries, both landside and airside. We have no information on WiFi. There are two airport lounges which economy class passengers may be able to access. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews.  Have a backup plan if you’re planning to spend the night.   For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby, including one in short walking distance. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

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 hotelsAirport Hotels

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

  • Yantai International Airport Hotel – This hotel is reportedly within easy walking distance, north of the airport. » Check Rates
  • Hilton Yantai Golden Coast – (22 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle is available ($). » Check Rates

airport loungeAirport 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. 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!

wifiAirport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available inside the First Class Lounges [ see lounges above ]. At the time of this update, the availability of WiFi elsewhere in the terminal cannot be confirmed. If you know, click here to update the guide.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Machines are operated by Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Construction Bank and Penglai Rural Commercial Bank. 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: Landside and Airside.

Changing Rooms – There are designated changing rooms available in the Arrivals Hall. There may also be storage lockers available within these rooms.

Currency Exchange – ICE offers currency exchange. Locations: Arrivals Hall • International departures, Airside. Hours: Unknown.

Drinking Water – Thirsty? Drinking water fountains are available free of charge. Locations: throughout the airport.

Family Services – Travelling with children? These services are available to help you get through the airport easier:

  • Baby Care Facilities – Mother/Child rooms are equipped with diaper changing facilities.
  • Children’s Play Area – When you want to ensure your kids burn off all their energy before their flight, take them to the children’s play area. Location: Airside, near Gate 109.
  • Stroller Rental – Make getting around the airport with your baby much easier with one of the airport strollers. It is not known if the strollers are available free of charge. Location: near Security check.

Food & Drinks – At the time of this update, it is not known if any 24 hour options are available. The airport offers eight restaurants/coffee shops both Landside and Airside.

Information Desk – If you have any questions, visit the airport information desk for assistance. Available near the main entrance. Hours: Unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Luggage lockers are available for temporary storage. Location: Departures Zone, inquire at the Information Desk.

Luggage Trolleys – Need a hand with your bags? Available free of charge throughout the airport.

Luggage Wrapping – Services are provided near the main entrance. Rates and hours: unknown.

Medical Services – Available from the airport’s First Aid room. Location: Landside, near the Information Desk.

Mobile Charging – Free mobile charging stations can be found throughout the airport.

Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Showers – Not available.

Smoking – Smoking is permitted inside the airport in designated smoking rooms.

airport hoursAirport Hours

At the time of this update, it appears that the airport closes at night. If you can confirm the airport’s hours of operation, click here to update this guide.


Yantai airport is served by the following airlines: Asiana Airlines • Air China • Chengdu Airlines • China Eastern • China Southern • Korean Air • Shandong Airlines • Tianjin Airlines • Xiamen Airlines.

transportationAirport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Yantai airport is well connected to the bus system, offering at least 7 options for travellers. Whether you need to reach the central bus terminal, the city centre or a downtown hotel, there is probably a bus for you. For fares, routes and schedules, visit the Yantai Penglai Airport website.


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

Last updated: 2020-06-16

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.