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Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport

Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport, also as known as Jiuhuang Airport and Jiuzhaigou Aiport, is located in Songpan County, Sichuan Province, China. It is 12 km from Chuangzhou Temple, 88 km from Jiuzhaigou Valley and 53 km from Huanglong National Park.
Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport was opened to navigation on Sept. 28, 2003. The runway is 3200m long and 60 m wide, which is suitable for Boeing 757, Boeing 737-700, A319 and other large and medium-sized aircraft taking off and landing. The air distance between Chengdu and Jiuhuang Airport is 240 km. The opening of the airport shortened the 10 hrs driving journey to just 40 min. It is the second largest airport in Sichuan. Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport is the first airport in Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture.
The natural terrain of the airport is high in north and low in south. Along the runway, there are high mountains. It is one of the most difficult airport to fly in China.
Airport Information
Name: Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport
Type: Public
Altitude: 3447.65 m
Operator: Sichuan Jiuzhaihuanglong Airport Co. Ltd.
Location Songpan, Sichuan
Coordinates: 32°51′15″N, 103°41′07″E
Website: www.jzairport.com

Airlines and Destinations
Air China  
Beijing-Capital, Chengdu, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Shanghai-Pudong
China Eastern Airlines
Chengdu, Shanghai-Pudong, Xi'an
China Southern Airlines
Chengdu, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Zhangjiajie
Sichuan Airlines
Chengdu, Chongqing, Xian
High Altitude
The altitude of the airport is 3447.65m.
Complex Terrain
The airport is surrounded by mountains all above 4000 to 5000m in altitude. Xubao Summit is 5600m in altitude which is just 10 nautical mile from the airport. The safety height is 6200 m, which is just above the mountains.
Airport Transportation
There are shuttle bus between Huanglong airport and Huanglong National Park, and the airport and Jiuzhaigou Valley. The brand of the buses are mainly Kassbohrer, Volvo, Xiamen Golden Dragon. Each bus has GPS satellite positioning systems and intelligent dispatching system, and also tour guide service.

Airport to Jiuzhaigou:
Diving time: 1.5 -2 hrs Single-trip: 45 CNY   Round-trip:80 CNY
Airport to Huanglong National Park
Diving time: 1 hr Single-trip: 22 CNY   Round-trip:40 CNY