Sleeping in Airports

Zhangjiajie Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Zhangjiajie 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 about what to expect during your time at Zhangjiajie Airport.

What to Expect

Zhangjiajie Airport has a small building that’s divided into International and Domestic concourses. Facilities seem very basic, with a couple small eateries or shops. WiFi is available inside a few airport lounges, which economy class passengers may be able to access. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

We have no reviews from travellers who have slept at this airport. If you’ve visited, please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. 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.

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!

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

  • Fuhaihua Hotel – (14 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Zhangjiajie Guest House – (13 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Bei Dou Xing Hotel – (13 minutes from the airport). » Check Rates

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

WiFi is available at Zhangjiajie Airport inside the lounges. At the time of this update, we did not have information about WiFi elsewhere in the terminal. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available 24 hours a day. 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: 2nd Floor, landside, left-hand side of the Departure Hall.

Baby Care Facilities – Nursing rooms are available in the Area A Waiting Hall and the International Departure Hall.

Information Desk – An Information Desk is available in in T2. Hours: Unknown.

Luggage Store & Lockers – A left luggage room is available. Rates: unknown. Location: 1st Floor, landside, behind the Check-In area.

Medical Services – Urgent and emergency medical care is available at the First Aid units in the Area A Waiting Hall and the International Departure Hall.

Mobile Charging – A reviewer (2017) reported seeing a mobile charging station Landside. At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability elsewhere in the terminal. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

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, click here to update this airport guide and we will update this airport guide.

As of March 2019, Zhangjiajie airport is served by the following airlines: Air Busan • Air China • Air Guilin • China Eastern • China Southern • HK Express • Joy Air • Juneyao Airlines • New Gen Airways •Qingdao Airlines • Shanghai Airlines • Sichuan Airlines • Spring Airlines • Sriwijaya Air.


The airport is connect to the Civil Aviation Hotel via a free shuttle bus. The ride takes 20 minutes and departs according to flight schedules. City Bus No 4 also connects the airport to a variety of points throughout the city. The bus is available from 6:30AM – 9:30PM and costs CNY 2.


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

Last updated: 2019-03-22

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.