How to Get to City Center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport

Transfer from Chengdu Airport to the downtown

Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (IATA: CTU, ICAO: ZUUU) is the major international airport serving Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China. It is located about 16 kilometers southwest of downtown Chengdu to the north of Shuangliu County.

How to Get to City Center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport? The transport from Shuangliu Airport to Chengdu downtown is quite convenient. Passengers can take metro, airport shuttle bus or taxi to get to the destination after they get off the flight.
 

By Metro System

How to Get to City Center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport by metro will come into your mind when you get out of airport. Passengers can take metro to get to city center, which is a relatively cheap and fast way and you don’t need to worry about the traffic jams. There is only one metro line links Chengdu airport to city centre at present and it was just opened to public service in December 2017.

You could take the metro line No.10 from both the terminal halls of the airport and change to metro line No.3 at Taipingyuan (太平园) inner-exchange station. The line No.3 shall take you to downtown direction, after three stops, you should change to line No.1 at Sheng Tiyuguan (省体育馆) inner-exchange station. Get off at either Tianfu Square (天府广场) or Luoma market (骡马市) after two or three stops from line No.1, you are in downtown area for sure.

The entrances of Metro Line 10 are located at:

Terminal 1(T1) -- Arrival Floor(1F) -- Exit 01 of terminal building and Parking lot in T1;

Terminal 2(T2) -- Basement Two(B2) -- L2, L3 and L4 passages in the terminal building.
 

Schedule

To Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport

(Taipingyuan—Cujin—Huaxing—Jinhua—Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport T1—Chengdu International Airport T2)

First Metro: 06:00 am

Last Metro: 23:00 pm


To the city (transfer to Line3/10 at Taipingyuan)

(Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport T2--International Airport T1--Jinhua--Huaxing--Cujin--Taipingyuan)

First Metro: 06:05 am

Last Metro: 23:05 pm
 

By Airport Shuttle Bus

There are seven airport shuttle buses for passengers to get to the different site around the downtown Chengdu: Airport Bus No.1 to No.3, No. 5, Airport Night Bus No.1 to No.3. Taking airport shuttle bus is the cheaper way compared to taking the taxi.

How to get to city center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport by airport shuttle bus? You should know exactly where you are going to and get on the right bus. There is some information of different airport bus route, hope it works for you.



►Airport Bus No.1
Route: Downtown (Minshan Hotel)←→Chengdu Airport
Time: Minshan Hotel: 6:00a.m. - 10:00 p.m.(11:00 pm during the Spring Festival Transport)
    Chengdu Airport: 6:30 a.m. to the end of flight
Stop at the airport: Gate No.2 of T1 & 25 meters away from Gate No.4 of T2
Major Stop: Airport, US Consulates, Renmin South Rd., Huaxi Dam, Minshan Hotel.

►Airport Bus No.2
Route: North Railway Station←→Chengdu Airport
Time: 6:30 a.m. -8:00 p.m. (Shuttle)
Stop at the airport: Around Gate No.2 of T1 & 90 meters away from Gate No.4 of T2 at 1st floor of T2
Major Stop: North Railway Station, Tianfu Square, Section 2, Middle, Renmin Road, Section 1, North, Renmin Road, Chengdu Airport.

►Airport Bus No.3
Route: East Railway Station←→Chengdu Airport
Time: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.(Shuttle)
Stop at the airport: Gate No.1 of T1; 150 meters away from Gate No.4, between Gate No.4 & No.5 of T2
Major Stop:South Railway Station(East), South Gate of Sichuan Normal University, East Railway Station.

►Airport Bus No.5
Route: Xipu bus station of Pi County←→Chengdu Airport
Time: Chengdu Airport: 08:00 -20:00

    Xipu Bus station: 7:00-19:00

Stop at the airport: Gate No.1 of T1; 50 meters away from Gate No.5 of T2
Major Stop: Chengdu Airport, Chadianzi station, Xipu station
 

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►Airport Night Bus No.1

Route: Chengdu Airport → MinshanHotel

Time: 22:00 -05:30

Stop at the airport: Gate No.2of T1 ; 25 meters away from Gate No.4 of T2

Major Stop: Chengdu Airport, Nijiaqiao, SichuanGymnasium, Huaxi Dam, MinshanHotel.


►Airport Night Bus No.2

Route: Chengdu Airport → Guixi busstation

Time: 22:00 -05:30

Stop at the airport: Gate No.2of T1; 25 meters away from Gate No.4 of T2

Major Stop: Nijiaqiao, Sichuan Gymnasium, Tianfu Square, Chunxi Road, Guixi bus station
 

►Airport Night Bus No.3

Route: Chengdu Airport → Wuhou Temple Street (Wuhou temple, Jinli)

Time: 21:00 -03:00

Stop at the airport: Gate No.2of T1; 25 meters away from Gate No.4 of T2

Major Stop: Nijiaqiao, Sichuan Gymnasium, Tianfu Square, Huaxi Dam, Minshan Hotel, Broad and Narrow Alley, Wuhou Temple
 

►Warm tips

The adjustment of the route, stop and time is based on the information announced by Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport bus control station.
 

By Taxi

How to Get to City Center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport by taxi? It is quite easy to get to the city center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport by taxi. The airport is only about 20 kilometers from the city centre. It costs about 80 yuan for one-way trip.


►Location of Pick-up:
T1's Pick-up Points: Outside of Gate 2 of arrival hall
T2's Pick-up Points: Outside of Gate 4 and 5 of arrival hall
 

►Tel:

Taxi Appointment Tel:0086-028-962999

Traffic Complaint Tel:0086-028-96515
 

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