Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport (SZX) information
Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport, also known as Shenzhen International Airport and formerly known as Shenzhen Huangtian Airport, is a public commercial airport located in Shenzhen city’s Bao’an district in the Guangdong Province of China. The Shenzhen airport serves as a hub for numerous airlines including Shenzhen Airlines as well as a focus city for China Southern Airlines.
The Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport has one terminal building that serves both domestic and international flights. Shenzhen International Airport has all the essential services and facilities to offer passengers. The airport has a children’s playground, prayer room, VIP lounges, storage facilities and banking services such as ATMs and currency exchange. It also has a range of options for food and beverage from sit-down restaurants to quick service cafes. For last minute purchases, duty-free shops and retail stores are available at the airport. Paid and free WiFi are both available at the Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport. For transiting passengers, the Hyatt House Shenzhen Airport is located at the arrival hall.
Flights to Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport
Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport serves many domestic flights within China. Some of the more popular domestic flights served at this airport include:
- Flights from Chongqing to Shenzhen
- Flights from Chengdu to Shenzhen
- Flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen
The Shenzhen International Airport also operates international flights such as:
There are two budget airlines, AirAsia and Spring Airlines, and one full-service airline, Shenzhen Airlines, that operate direct flights from Malaysia to Shenzhen. Other airlines flying to Shenzhen include Singapore Airlines and low-cost carrier, Scoot.
Cheapest flights to Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport
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Travelling to and from Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport to Shenzhen’s city centre
Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport is located approximately 34 kilometres from the city centre of Shenzhen. A taxi ride from the airport to the city centre can cost between CNY103-126 (MYR65-80) and take about 24 minutes of travel time.
A cheaper option would be to take a local bus from the airport to the city centre. A bus service operated by CTS - China Travel Tours leaves the airport hourly for a cost of CNY47-71 (MYR30-45) with a travel time of about 43 minutes. For an even cheaper alternative, take the Shenzhen Metro from the Airport East station to Gangxia station for only CNY7-11 (MYR5-7). The train leaves the Airport East station every 5 minutes and would take 55 minutes of travel time to get to the city centre.
For passengers looking to rent a car at the Shenzhen airport, there are currently two car rental companies with desks at the airport, both of which are local businesses. To find more options, search for car hire from Shenzhen airport on Skyscanner.
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