Chongqing airport: Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport (CKG)

Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport

Chongqing Airport is an important airport in the Midwest of China, together with the airport of Chengdu. Most flights are domestic, but there are also some international connections. Just like many other airports in China, Chongqing Airport is expanding and improving the facilities. A third terminal will soon be operational, as well as a second and third runway.

Airport codes

IATA airport code: CKG
ICAO airport code: ZUCK


Local transport


There's no train connection with Chongqing Airport.

Car and bus

Chongqing Airport is situated 21 kilometers north of the city center. The airport is easily accessible by rental car via the Airport Expressway (a toll road) which leads from the ring road to the airport.

Every 30 minutes a bus leaves from the airport to Chongqing with stops at the Jiazhou garden, the Shangqing temple, the Coral Park and the Foreign Trade Building. A bus ticket costs 15 yuan. You can buy your ticket at the Ticket Reservation Center in the Arrivals Hall.

Car rental Chongqing Jiangbei Airport

In the Arrivals Hall there are only counters of Chinese car rental companies. In most cases they rent out chauffeur-driven cars.


Outside the Arrivals Hall there are taxis from different companies (Tel. +86(0)23 6715 3191, +86(0)23 6715 2274 or +86(0)23 6715 2151). Set rates apply for various destinations; these are indicated on a sign. Make sure to clearly agree on a price with the taxi driver. A ride to Chongqing's train station should cost approximately 70 yuan.

Airport Parking

There are parking lots near the new (domestic) and old terminals; there's also a fairly small parking garage underneath the new terminal. To park outside you pay 8 yuan for the first hour, and subsequently 2 yuan per half hour with a maximum of 30 yuan a day. More information about parking via +86(0)23 6715 2266.




There's no hotel at Chongqing Airport, but there are two accommodations just outside the airport: Jiangbei International Airport Hotel (Tel. +86(0)23 6715 2511) and Days Hotel & Suites Hillsun (Tel. +86(0)23 8609 8888). Other hotels nearby the airport are Grand Metropark Hotel Chongqing (Tel. +86(0)23 6311 8888) and the Marriott Hotel (Tel. +86(0)23 6388 8888).‎ For more hotels and to book online, you can go to They offer a large range of hotels, at competitive internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

Chongqing Jiangbei Airport has a reasonable range of shops, restaurants, cafés and (snack) bars. Some fast-food chains are also represented. Keep in mind that Chongqing mainly processes domestic flights and the offer is therefore mainly aimed at Chinese.


There are plenty of lockers to store your baggage. For inquiries about lost objects you call +86(0)23 6715 2343.


In Halls 3, 4, 7, and 8 you can find information desks (Tel. +86(0)23 6715 2351/2) for inquiries about Chongqing Airport, flight schedules and services. For information you can also call the general telephone number: +86(0)23 6715 2338.


Apart from faxing and photocopying facilities at the general information desks there are no business facilities at Chongqing Airport. These facilities are likely to increase when the third terminal will be operational. The business hotels in the airport's vicinity (see Hotels) offer extensive facilities, including meeting space and conference rooms.

Disabled facilities

Chongqing Airport has good accessibility for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps and adapted elevators and toilets.

Other services

You'll find banks, exchange offices and ATM's scattered around the terminals. At the ladies toilets there's also a baby room. The First Aid station (Tel. +86(0)23 6715 2642) can be found on the third floor, near Hall 6. There are smoking rooms in Hall 4 and Hall 9. In addition there's a tourist information desk in the Arrivals Hall. Here you will also find the Ticket Reservation Center. You cannot only buy tickets for the Express Bus to the city, but also plane tickets for domestic and international destinations.




Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport

Telephone, fax, email

Telephone: +86(0)23 6715 2338
Fax: none
Email: unknown

Airport codes

IATA airport code: CKG
ICAO airport code: ZUCK