Hong Qiao International Airport (SHA)
Full Airport Name
Hong Qiao All-embracing Airport
Hong Qiao All-embracing Airport, Hong Qiao Lu 2550, Shanghai, China 200335
(0)21 6268 8899 or 6268 8918/9
(0)21 6269 0027
www.shanghaiairport.com (Chinese only)
Number of Terminals
GMT + 8
The airport is amid 13km (8 miles) southwest of Shanghai burghal centre.
Hongqiao Lu (road) is a assiduity of the Yanan Road, the capital east-west artery in Shanghai, abutting Hongqiao Special Zone with Pudong New District and adding the burghal into arctic and south. Hongqiao Lu is the alone capital alley with admission to the airport. A artery is currently actuality complete to affluence congestion.
There is a long- and concise car esplanade with amplitude for 580 cartage in advanced of the terminal building.
Self-drive cars are not currently available, but these casework may be accomplished by all-embracing companies as adopted business opportunities aggrandize in China. Most visitors appoint a car with a disciplinarian (often from their hotel) on a circadian or account basis. Angel Car Rental is based at the airport.
Road: Taxi: Taxis are readily accessible alfresco arrivals; the disciplinarian should use the meter, however, if it is not working, accede on the book afore abrogation the airport (journey time: about 25-40 minutes). Travellers should accomplish abiding that they accompany the actual auto queue, as which chain to accompany depends on the ambit of the journey. A auto cruise into the centre includes a toll, aloft departure the airport, which is added to the fare. It is best to accept the destination appropriate accounting in Chinese or adumbrated on a map. Bus: Accessible buses run consistently to burghal destinations including the burghal admission office. Bus 925 runs to People's Square, Bus 938 runs to Pudong Yangjiadu, Bus 806 runs to Zhong Shan Nan Yi, Bus 807 runs to Shanghai West Railway Station, and airport Bus 1 runs to Shan Xi Lu. There is little amplitude on buses for luggage. Most above hotels run shuttle buses to/from the airport. Coach: Long-distance drillmaster casework run to Suzhou, Nan Jing and Hongzhou.
Information and Help Desks
Tourist advice is accessible by blast (tel: (0)21 6439 0630). All signs are in English and Chinese, as are the intercom announcements.
Money and communications: There are bureaux de change, banks and ATMs throughout the terminal, as able-bodied as postal and telecommunication services. All-embracing absolute punch telephones are accessible in arrivals, while accessible telephones booty bounded bill and buzz cards. Eating and drinking: There are a few restaurants, confined and coffee shops. Shopping: There is duty-free arcade available, as able-bodied as a arcade bazaar amid aloof alfresco the airport entrance. Chinese specialities, such as cottony accouterment and annal paintings, are accessible for purchase. Luggage: Trolley appoint is accessible at both departures and arrivals. Uniformed porters can additionally be hired, although travellers should agenda that angled is not allowed. Baggage lockers are available. Other facilities: These accommodate smoker areas throughout the terminal, a fettle centre in the Shanghai All-embracing Airport Auberge (see below), a medical centre and a adorableness salon.
Conference and Business Facilities
The Shanghai All-embracing Airport Auberge (tel: (0)21 6268 8888) offers 24-hour business facilities, including assorted affair rooms, telephone, fax, photocopying and buzzer facilities, and accouterment services. VIP lounges are additionally available.
Facilities for Disabled Travellers
There are disabled toilets in the terminal architecture and the airport is able with lifts, elevators and ramps to accommodate accessible admission for disabled travellers.
The Shanghai All-embracing Airport Auberge (tel: (0)21 6268 8888) offers alien check-in for flights to Japan and a shuttle alteration to the all-embracing terminal. Hotels abutting to the airport accommodate the Hengshan Hotel, Hilton Shanghai, Auberge Equitorial Shanghai, Marriot Shanghai Hongqiao, New Garden Hotel, Nikko All-embracing Airport Hotel, Novotel Atlantis Shanghai, Shanghai Jo Mandarin, Sheraton Grand, Sofitel Hyland Shanghai, Regal Shanghai East Asia Auberge and Tai Ping Yang Hotel. Many above hotels accept shuttle buses from the airport, enquire at the auberge desks in the airport Arrivals hall.