How to Get to the City Center from Xian Xianyang Airport

Transfer from Xianyang Airport to Xian

Xi'an Xianyang International Airport (IATA: XIY, ICAO: ZLXY) is the main airport serving Xi'an, the capital of China's Shaanxi Province. The airport is located within the administrative area of Xianyang city, which gives the airport its name. It is 41 kilometers northwest of Xi'an city centre, and 13 kilometers northeast of the centre of Xianyang. Passengers can take airport shuttle bus, taxi or rent a car to get to the city center from the airport. 


By Aiport Shuttle Bus

Passengers can arrive and depart between the airport and Bell Tower, Xian Railway Station, Gaoxin District, Jianguo Hotel, Xibei Hotel in Changan District, Xianyang Caihong Hotel. The journey takes about 1 hour.Started from 2017, the ticket fare of Xianyang International Airport going to Xian downtown is 25 yuan.

Where to buy the shuttle bus ticket?

One can purchase ticket at the Passenger Information Center at Terminal 2 arriving hall or Terminal 3 GTC ground floor.

Where to get on the shuttle bus?

One can get on the shuttle bus at terminal 2 outside the 2 arriving hall or the outside of GTC Terminal 3.

By Taxi

The most convenient way for the transfer is by taxi. One can hop on a taxi at the GTC in the first floor of Terminal 3 or the exit of arrival all in Terminal 2. But it is more expensive than taking the airport shuttle bus. The flag-fall price of taxi in Xian is 10 yuan in daytime and 11 yuan at night between 23:00 to 06:00 with additional service charge of 0.3 yuan per mile.

By Car Rental

If there are couple of persons in your party of you travel with a lot of luggage, it is highly recommended to rent a car for the transfer through a travel agency. TopChinaTravel can offer this kind of private transfer service for our guests. if you need, please send the details to

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