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Xian Xianyang International Airport

Brief Introduction

Built in 1991, Xian Xianyang International Airport is laocated in Xianyang City, 47 kilometers northwest of Xian City. It is the biggest transportation hub in Northwest China. In 2014, Xi'an Xianyang International Airport served a total of 29,260,200 passengers, making it the busiest airport in northwest China and the 8th busiest in mainland China.


Name: Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
Simplified Chinese: 西安咸阳国际机场
Address: Dizhang Town, Weicheng District, Xianyang City, Shannxi Province
Operator: China West Airport Group
Build Time: September 1, 1991
Airport type: Civil Airport, 4F
Number of runways: 2
Passengers handling capacity: 29,260,200(2014)
Cargo Throughput: 130,000 tons
Covered City: Xi'an, Xianyang, Baoji and other Central/Southern Shaanxi cities and Tianshui, yuncheng and other nearby cities

Xian Xianyang International Airport Index


Covering an area of 450,000 square meters, Xi'an Xianyang International Airport has 3 terminals. Terminals 1 had been closed in 2012 after the openess of Terminals 3. Terminals 2 operates the most domestic flights departing and arriving at Xian. It includes the underground floor, the Arrival Hall on the 1st Floor, the Departure Hall on the 2nd Floor and the Interlayer with eight arrival gates.
Terminal 3 and the second 3800-meter runway were opened on 3 May 2012. It operates some domestic and all international flights. This terminal can handle 22 million passengers a year.
There are shuttles between T2 and T3 running from 8:30-20:00. The shuttles depart every 15 minute and take about 5 minutes from one building to the other. They can be found near Departure Gate 17 in T2 and Transit Center in T3.


Xian Xianyang International Airport serves more than 50 domestic and 18 international destinations.
Here are the airlines operating in the Airport:
Airline Companies in Terminal 2:
Air Asia (FD), Air China (CA), Capital Airlines (JD), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Postal Airlines (8Y), China West Air (PN), Fuzhou Airlines (FU), Hainan Airlines (HU), JoyAir (JR), Kunming Airlines (KY), Lucky Air (8L), Shandong Airlines (SC), Shenzhen Airlines (ZH), Tianjin Airlines (GS), Urumqi Air (UQ), Xiamen Airlines (MF)

Airline Companies in Terminal 3:
Air Asia(QZ), Chengdu Airlines (EU), China Eastern Airlines (MU), China Express Airlines (G5), China Southern Airlines (CZ), China United Airlines (KN), Finn Air(AY), Hebei Airlines (NS), Juneyao Airlines (HO), Korean Air(KE), LoongAir (GJ), OK Air (BK), Ruilin Airlines (DR), Shanghai Airlines (FM), Sichuan Airlines (3U), Spring Airlines (9C)

Xian Xianyang International Airport Photo

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Useful Numbers

Inquiry: 86-29-88796997
Airport Bus: 86-4000787737, 86-29-88798787
Long Distance Bus: 86-29-88796015, 86-29-88796259
Luggage Inquiry: 86-29-88797392 (China Eastern Airlines), 86-29-88797804/88797447 (Hainan Airlines), 86-29-88796184/88796185 (Other airlines)
Lost & Found: 86-29-88796107/88796106
Police Station: 86-29-88796219
Aviation Accident Insurance: 86-29-88790151
Medical Service: 86-29-88796120/88796239
Sleepbox: 86-29-88796315
Hotel: 86-29-88798666/32061788
Post office: 86-29-88799852