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, 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. - 05:30 a.m.(next day)
Stop at the airport: T1:Gate No.2(1F) & T2:Exit 2 Platform (1F)

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. 
Stop at the airport: T1:Gate No.2(1F) & T2:Exit 2 Platform (1F)

Major Stop: North Railway Station, Tianfu Square, North Railway Station, XizangHotel, Chengdu Airport.

►Airport Bus No.3
Route: East Railway Station←→Chengdu Airport
Time: Chengdu Airport: 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.(next day)

    East Railway Station: 7:00 a.m. - 23:00
Stop at the airport: T1:Gate No.2(1F) & T2:Exit 4 Platform (1F)

Major Stop: Shuangliu International Airport, South Railway Station East Road station, East Railway Station.

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►Airport Night Bus No.1

Route: Chengdu Airport → MinshanHotel (One-way)

Time: 20:00-05:30

Stop at the airport: T1:Gate No.2(1F) & T2:Exit 2 Platform  (1F)

Major Stop:Shuangliu International Airport, the United States Consulate of Renmin Road (Metro Nijiaqiao), Minshan Hotel.


►Airport Night Bus No.2

Route: Chengdu Airport → Guixi bus station (One-way)

Time: 20:30-05:30

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

Major Stop: Shuangliu International Airport Station, the United States Consulate of Renmin Road (Nijiaqiao subway), huaxiba station,Minshan Hotel, downtown (East Tianfu Square Station), Guixi bus station
 

►Airport Night Bus No.3

Route: Chengdu Airport → Wuhouci Street Station (Wuhouci, Jinli)  (One-way)

Time: 21:00-03:00

Stop at the airport:  T1:Gate No.2(1F) & T2:Exit 2 Platform  (1F)

Major Stop: Shuangliu International Airport Station, the United States Consulate of South Renmin Road (Metro nijiaqiao), huaxiba station, Minshan Hotel, downtown (East Tianfu Square Station), Wuhouci Street Station (Wuhouci, Jinli)
 

►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:

Transportation Service Supervisory Telephone: 0086-12328
 

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