CAN Airport - Guangzhou Baiyun Airport ( Xinhua - Huadu District , Gua )

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Guangzhou Baiyun CAN AIRPORT OVERVIEW

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport CAN  marketing itself as 'Baiyunport' is the Republic of China's second-largest airport, opened 2004 covering over 15 square-kilometers. It serves the Province of Guangdong and its capital city Guangzhou. ACI gave the Airport in early 2017 a rating in the Top 10 worldwide airorts for Airport Service Quality.

CAN Airport is located off the Airport Expressway, 28 km from Guangzhou City bordering to the north on the town of Renhe in the Baiyun District, and to the east on the town of Xinhua in the Huadu District.

With three long runways and over 55 million passengers in 2016, Guagzhou Baiyun Airport is hub to China Southern and Shenzhen airlines, and is served by numerous domestic and international airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.

The on-Airport 'Pullman Guagzhou Baiyun Airport Hotel', tel: (020) 3606 8866, is a five-star hotel, located just across from the departure terminal, offering an outdoor pool, spa, free parking, fitness center, tennis court, sauna rooms, hot tubs, and the Tan Yuan Restaurant.
NOTE:  A new 'Mini Hotel' is now available at B1 of the Main Terminal (next to the Metro entrance). The 589 sq.meter facility containes 70 mini sleeping 'boxes' - 12 of which are first-class, 58 are for business-class.   24-hr shower & wake-up call service is available. For booking call 020-36068300. 'Intelligent locks' are on each of the soors for pivacy & safety.
 
Guangzhou Bayun Airport has one large passenger terminal with Domestic & International Departures Halls and  Boarding Areas.

NOTE: Most recent Airport improvements include a waiting hall for online-booked cars and a transport area in the passage connected to the Arrivals Hall. Self-driving electric vehicles and service robots were introduced.  A booking service platform is in place, providing airport transfer with low prices and high-quality hotel service.
 - turn off mobil phone during flight!

Current and future Airport developments:  As the official Airport site is deplete of Airport maps, and no update as to completion of new T2 could be established, it is assumed that T2 is now fully operational.   According to the last relevant news available In May 2017:
 - A new 595,000 square meter Terminal 2
under construction will include a multi-level parking garage and parking lot, transportation center, and a Metro station. T2 is to be connected to the current (T1) terminal for easy transfer.  In April 2017 the Airport management stated that the countdown to open T2 has started with a decision to add a large business area 'CloudPlus'.   the Airport is expected to accommodate up to 75 million passengers a year. 
 - A new Terminal 3 and is to be completed before 2025, as well as runways 4 & 5.

Address

Xinhua - Huadu District, Gua
CHN
Website: http://www.gbiac.net/en/byhome
Contact:
Phone: +86 20 3606 6999