Chengdu Shuangliu International (CTU) Airport
Chengdu Shuangliu International CTU Airport Overview
Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport CTU is Chengdu Province's major airport, the busiest airport in Western China, and the fifth busiests nationwide.
Domestic & International tourists flock to the spectacular scenery of Sichuan, which includes UNESCO-dedicated World Natural and Cultural Heritage sites. The Airport's catchment area includes an astounding 500 million people! As of February 2012 Chengdu Airport is considered an international-level aviation hub - ranking on the same level with Beijing, Shanghai & Guangzhou airports.
The Airport is located 16 km southwest of downtown Chengdu, situated in the central part of Shuanxi Plain, north of Shuangliu County, Province of Sichuan, China, and is accessible to downtown Chengdu by an expressway.
With two long runways (a third under construction) and just over 30 million passengers served, Chengdu Airport is a hub for Air China, Sichuan & Chengdu airlines, and hosts a large number of domestic and international airlines.
The new on-Airport Chengdu Airport Express Hotel - a 4-star hotel - (tel. 0086-28-85208899; fax 008-28-85205560) is east of Terminal 2 with 210 rooms, as well as meeting rooms, business center and adjacent parking spaces.
Chengdu International Airport has two passenger terminals -T1 & T2.
Future Airport Developments: A second airport will be constructed in Baiguo Jintang, near the city of Jianyang, which is expected to be the city's primary air transit hub with 6 runways and a capacity of 80 million passengers. It will be situated 55 km from Tianfu Guangchang and connected to city center va light-rail train and highway. So far there are no news regarding the start of construction.
Chengdu Shuangliu International CTU Airport Update History
- CTU Airports - Oct 26, 2013
- CTU Airport Intro - Oct 17, 2013
- CTU Buses & Trains - Oct 17, 2013
- CTU Main Terminals - Jul 12, 2013
- CTU Parking On site - Jul 12, 2013
- CTU Airlines Served - Jun 23, 2013