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Pudong International Airport (PVG)

Full Airport Name

(Shanghai) Pudong International Airport

Address

Pudong New Area, 900 Qihang Road, Shanghai 201202, China

Airport Code

PVG

Country Code

86

Telephone

(021) 9608 1388 (flight advice only) or 3848 4500

Fax

None

E-mail

None

Website

www.shanghaiairport.com

Number of Terminals

2

Time Zone

GMT + 8

Location

The airport is amid 30km (19 miles) from axial Shanghai.

Airport News

Work is beneath way on the underground busline band no. 2, which will articulation Pudong and Hong Qiao International airports. This should be completed by 2010, in time for the Apple Expo.

Driving Directions

Yingbin Road, which runs through the airport, and Fareast Road, which is west of the airport, appropriately articulation to Shanghai's alien and close arena roads. The alien arena alley joins Pudong International Airport to Hong Qiao International Airport (journey time - 1 hour). The close arena alley leads to the People's Square/Shanghai burghal centre.

Car Parking

There is a three-floor multi-storey car esplanade with amplitude for over 3,000 cartage and a apparent car esplanade for short- and abiding parking in advanced of the terminal building.

Car Hire

Self-drive cars are available, although best visitors accept to appoint a car with a disciplinarian (often from their hotel) on a circadian or account basis.

Public Transport

Rail: The Maglev Train, a alluring acclivity alternation and the fastest in the world, connects the airport with busline band no.2 at Longyang base (journey time - 8 minutes). Trains run every 15 account amid 0700-2100The base is anchored abutting to the airport and is affiliated to the terminal by a bridge. Work is beneath way on the underground busline band no. 2, which will articulation Pudong and Hong Qiao International airports. This should be completed by 2010, in time for the Apple Expo.

Road: Bus: There are several bus routes which serve altered areas of Shanghai. Airport bus 1 connects Pudong International Airport with Hong Qiao International Airport (journey time - 30-40 minutes). Other routes run to Burghal Air Terminal (Jingan temple), Galaxy Hotel, Hongkou Football Stadium, Zhongshan Park, Lingang Xin Cheng and Shanghai South Railway Station. A auberge shuttle additionally links the airport with the Okura Garden Auberge city (tel: (021) 6834 6612).

Taxi: Taxis are accessible and cartage should accomplish abiding the disciplinarian uses the meter; cartage charge accompany the actual chain for the adapted destination; queues are bent by adventure continuance (journey time to Shanghai - 25-40 minutes).

Information and Help Desks

Flight advice in English is accessible aural the terminal. The airport has a flight and accepted advice band (tel: (021) 3848 4500). Advice counters are amid in advanced of both the Domestic and International aegis checks.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: The airport has several banks, bureaux de change, as able-bodied as a column office, ATMs, telephones and Internet access.

Eating and drinking: There are assorted restaurants, coffee shops and bars.

Shopping: Shops at the airport accommodate allowance shops and duty-free in the Departures hall. There is a arcade capital on the third attic of the terminal.

Luggage: Left-luggage is accessible in both terminals. A absent and begin appointment can be begin amid Gates 8 and 9 in International Arrivals (tel: (021) 6834 6324).

Other facilities: There are babyish change/feeding rooms. There is a pharmacy in the arcade mall, on the third floor, and nursing apartment in both terminals. Transit beds are accessible on an alternate base (see Hotels below).

Conference and Business Facilities

There is a business centre amid amid International and Domestic Arrivals, accouterment telephones, fax and Internet accessories (tel: (021) 6834 6519). There is additionally a VIP room, as able-bodied as several lounges operated by assorted airlines at the airport. Jinjiang Inn Pudong Airport Auberge (tel: (021) 6835 3568) offers 24-hour business facilities, including assorted affair rooms, telephone, fax and photocopying facilities. The Ramada Pudong Airport Shanghai Auberge (tel: (021) 3849 4949; website: www.ramadaairportpd.com) additionally has ample affair and business facilities, including a amphitheater all-around up to 280.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

There are disabled toilets as able-bodied as lifts and ramps to accommodate accessible admission for disabled travellers. Cartage acute wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to travel. TDD telephones are accessible in the commuter terminal.

Hotels

The Jinjiang Inn Pudong Airport Auberge (tel: (021) 6835 3568) and the Ramada Pudong Airport Shanghai Auberge (tel: (021) 3849 4949 or 6885 2886; website: www.ramadaairportpd.com) are both on site. There is additionally a auberge charging by the hour in the Domestic Arrival Hall. The Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong (tel: (021) 5830 6666; website: www.ichotelsgroup.com), the InterContinental Pudong Shanghai (tel: (021) 5835 6666; website: www.shanghai.intercontinental.com) and the Purple Mountain Auberge (tel: (021) 6886 8888; website: www.pmhotel.com.cn) are amid a bit added abroad in Pudong.

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